Board of Health News & Announcements

U.S EPA Kempton Road Removal Site

BACKGROUND:
In July 1991, the Uxbridge Board of Health was called to investigate potential
contamination of... more ››

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Blackstone River Fish Consumption Advisory

The Department of Public Health has issued a Fish Consumption Advisory at the Blackstone River, indicating that there fish contaminated... more ››

Recycling Event Uxbridge

Recycling and Sustainability Event @ McCloskey School May 11th 10am-2pm

For more information click here or... more ››

Confused about your Covid vaccination status?

You’re confused about COVID vaccines and we hear you. In fact, we in the public health field are likely the ones who caused much of the... more ››

Compost Bins

As of March 26, 2024, the Uxbridge Board of Health is out of compost bins.  We are currently looking into purchasing more. 

Tobacco Regulation Change

Private Septic Maintenance Tips

  

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Increased Covid-19 levels found in wastewater

With the holidays and the indoor activities increasing we are seeing a higher level of Covid-19 and other respiratory illnesses in Uxbridge... more ››

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Community Health Equity Initiative

What makes a community healthy & strong?Your voice.When you take the MA Community Health Equity Survey, you’re sharing valuable... more ››

Find Recycling Options with Beyond the Bin

The Beyond the Bin search tool, operated by Recycle Smart, is extremely helpful to find out how and where to donate or recycle items that... more ››

Real-Time Air Quality Map

Through  the Mass DEP Air Sensor Grant Program, the Uxbridge Board of Health has installed and has been monitoring local air quality.  ... more ››

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Pout Pond Accessibility Grant

Please join us to discuss the $12,000 mini grant the Town of Uxbridge received to help make Pout Pond more accessible for our residents.... more ››

What does the end of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Mean for You?

What does the end of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) Mean for You?*The White House announced last month that... more ››

Behavioral Health Help Line

The Department of Mental Health has launched a new Behavioral Health Help Line that people can call or text at 833-773-2445.It is available... more ››

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The BOH is Now on Social Media!

Please check us out and Like/Follow us to keep up to date with all things Public Health in Uxbridge.We will be continuing to add content... more ››

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Hazardous Waste Program Gives Residents $50 Credit at NEDT

Uxbridge residents can dispose of their household hazardous waste at New England Disposal Technologies (NEDT) located at 83 Gilmore Dr.... more ››