Public Health

The appointed Health Officer is the Building Official for the Town. The Health Officer appointment is done by the Commissioner for the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, based on the recommendations by the Amherst Board of Selectmen.

The Board of Selectmen also serve as the Board of Health for the Town of Amherst and meets on an as-needed basis to act on public health related issues.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Scott P Tenney Health Officer 603-673-6041 x 214