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The Hoboken Health Department operates pursuant to N.J.A.C. 8:52 (Public Health Performance Standards for Local Boards of Health) and N.J.S.A. Title 26 (Health and Vital Statistics). The Health Department is operated under the supervision of Frank Sasso, a Health Officer who is licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services.

Our goal is to protect the residents of Hoboken and the visiting public from hazards found in the environment, home, and workplace through appropriate surveillance, intervention, education, and outreach.

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The Hoboken Health Department operates pursuant to N.J.A.C. 8:52 (Public Health Performance Standards for Local Boards of Health) and N.J.S.A. Title 26 (Health and Vital Statistics). The Health Department is operated under the supervision of Frank Sasso, a Health Officer who is licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services.

Our goal is to protect the residents of Hoboken and the visiting public from hazards found in the environment, home, and workplace through appropriate surveillance, intervention, education, and outreach.

Retail Food Establishment Guide

Click here for the City of Hoboken’s Guide to Retail Food Establishment Construction and Remodeling.

Vaccines

For vaccine questions contact us via email.

Animals

Consumer and Environment Health Services

Consumer Food Safety

Retail and Vendor Food Safety

Health Infrastructure Preparedness and Emergency Response

The Department of Health in conjunction with the Hoboken Office of Emergency Management will play a leading role in responding to any wide spread health emergency that may confront the City of Hoboken.

Inspections

A paramount responsibility of this department is to conduct scheduled and ad hoc inspections of restaurants, housing units, and other facilities which may pose a public health nuisance. In addition to scheduled inspections we also investigate sites in response to complaints. If you have any questions or want to file a complaint, please call our office at (201) 420-2375.

Housing Complaints:

  • Heat
  • Hot water
  • Vermin infestations

Reportable Disease Services

Reportable communicable disease found in N.J.A.C. 8:57-1.3 should be reported to the local health department : Lynette Medeiros (201) 420-2358/2375. Email: LMedeiros@HobokenNJ.gov

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Does the Shade Tree Commission have a list of trees that they recommend for planting? View the approved list of tree species.

Who should trim the tree in front of my house? Please contact David Calamoneri.

I know of a tree that I believe is dying or is dangerous, who should I contact? Please contact David Calamoneri.

How do I become a volunteer for the Shade Tree Commission? Please contact Peter Bakarich III.

How do I apply to be a commissioner on the Shade Tree Commission? Submit an application for appointment to citizen advisory boards and commissions.

When does the Hoboken Shade Tree commission meet? Click here to view the meeting dates for 2015.

What are the benefits and reasons for planting trees in Hoboken? Read about 13 Reasons to plant trees.

How can I find out info on the tree(s) on my Street? View the Hoboken Tree Inventory.

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Red

7am-8pm

Blue

7am-8pm

Green

7am-8pm

Seniors

9am-4pm