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VITAL STATISTICS 
Issuance of: birth certificatesdeath certificates, marriage certificates
marriage license
civil union license, and domestic partnership licenses
Filing amendments and corrections of vital records
Money Orders or Cash are accepted forms of payments for All Vital Statistics (NO personal checks)
Money Orders Made Payable to: Pequannock Township

SOLID WASTE AND RECYCLING

Collection is the same for the entire township. Schedule is a follows:
Monday -
 Vegetative Waste, Recycling of plastics, metals, glass, paper and cardboard
Tuesday
- Solid Waste 
Friday
- Solid Waste 

Blue Diamond - Vegetative Waste Collection
973-598-9800

(Services provided from 1st Monday of April to last Monday of December)

Gaeta, Inc -Solid Waste Collection
973-278-6625

Morris County MUA - Recycling Collection
973-659-3490

ANIMAL CONTROL
Licensing of dogs and cats (License Form)  
Operation of Animal Shelter;  Conduct annual Free Rabies Program in the fall of each year
, Patrol services responding to complaints of loose animals in the community 


ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
Issue septic and well permits for newly constructed or altered septic systems (brochure on septic system care) and individual water supplies.

Inspect public bathing places, spas and swimming pools, body piercing, tattoo, youth and day camps.


Conduct retail food safety program to include inspection and training of all food establishments and personnel.

For Managers/Owners of Retail Food Establishments follow this link for licensing forms and information on food handlers education.

HEALTH EDUCATION
Educate adults in areas of smoking cessation, flu prevention, bloodborne pathogens, fitness and nutrition, healthy aging
Educate children in areas of tobacco prevention, flu prevention, hygiene, fitness and nutrition, sun safety, poison prevention
Educate adolescents in areas of tobacco prevention, sun safety, smoking cessation, alcohol prevention
Facilitate community-wide fitness and weight loss programs
Disseminate Health Department news and information via social network and media outlets


PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING SERVICES 
Conduct individual health assessments to determine proper referral for necessary personal health care.
Offer monthly Blood Pressure Screenings at Hearle Village (3rd Wed. of each month 9-11 am)
Investigate all communicable diseases
Offer immunizations to include adult vaccinations and childhood vaccinations schedules as recommended by the   Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP).
Audit all schools to insure appropriate vaccination levels of each student
Conduct health promotion programs to help residents identify and change unhealthy lifestyle practices.


MORRIS COUNTY 2007 COMMUNTY HEALTH IMPROVEMENT PLAN
This Morris County Health Improvement Plan identifies health service and system needs and states goals and objectives that can improve the health status of county residents. Its guiding principle is the intent to stimulate organizations and individuals to initiate goal implementing programs and projects.

PUBLIC RECORDS
Various Department records made available for public viewing.





 





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