The purpose of Emmons County Public Health Board of Health is to act as the policy-making body that enables the Health Unit to provide a variety of services and programs that maintain and/or improve the health status of the general population and their environment. 


Emmons County Public Health Board of Health has five members who are appointed by the Emmons County Commissioners. They are President Mary Bruun of Braddock, Alice Schatz, Secretary-Treasurer from rural Linton, Gary Griffin from Hazelton, Francis Lawler from Linton, and Christine Nieuwsma from Strasburg. Our Health Officer is Dr. Sarah Newton. 

 

Local Board of Health/

Local Health Officer