Consolidated Board of Health

Duties

The purposes of the Consolidated Health District regulations are the elimination of existing pollution and the prevention of new pollution by control over proposed sewage disposal systems, over the modification of existing sewage disposal systems, and over the design of adequate drainage systems; and to further ensure correct and adequate potable water supply systems and the protection of water sources.

The Board meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month as long as there is business to transact.

Below on this page is a link to the application for  Onsite Water Treatment Systems.

The Town of Lake George Consolidated Health District Regulations A-180:
http://ecode360.com/10653332

NYSDOH Appendix 75-A Wastewater Treatment Standards – Individual Household Systems:
https://www.health.ny.gov/environmental/water/drinking/docs/appendix_75a.pdf

NYSDOH Residential Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems DESIGN HANDBOOK 2012:
http://www.health.ny.gov/environmental/water/drinking/wastewater_treatment_systems/docs/design_handbook.pdf

NYSDEC Design Standards for Wastewater Treatment Works in the Lake George Basin – March 2015:
http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/water_pdf/draftlakegeorgedesignstandards.pdf

Members

Fred Austin
Member
Phone: (518) 668-5722

Robert Blais
Member
Phone: (518) 668-5771

Dennis Dickinson
Member
Phone: (518) 668-5131

Links

Town Code
The entire Town Code is accessible on this link. However it has been discovered that certain firewall programs make using the link impossible, therefore it might be necessary to disable the computer’s firewall program temporarily to view the code.

Application for Consolidated Board of Health review
Consolidated-Board-of-Health-Application

Application for construction, replacement, or alteration of an onsite water treatment system
Application for Resident OWTS Construction_Replacement_Alteration

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