In New York State, county Boards of Health are empowered by NYS Public Health Law to formulate, promulgate, adopt and publish rules, regulations, orders and directions for the security of life and health in the county health districts. Boards of Health are also empowered to enforce provisions of both the State and County Sanitary Codes.
COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH
PRESIDENT: Dr. Joseph Bohan
VICE PRESIDENT: Dr. Giles B. Hamlin
LEGISLATIVE MEMBER: James Snyder
Dr. Zahid Chohan
Sondra Fox, RN, MSN, C.S.
Kathryn Cooney Thrush, NP, MSN
David L. Smith
In Cattaraugus County, the County Board of Health generally meets on the 1st Wednesday of every month. Listed below are minutes from past Cattaraugus County Board of Health meetings.