Board of health applicants sought

Dec 08, 2012

The Board of County Commissioners is seeking applicants for a dentist, an optometrist and a member of the general public to fill three positions on the Haywood County Board of Health. The terms will begin in January 2013.



The Board of Health is a policy-making, rule-making and adjudicatory body for the Haywood County Health Department. The Board adopts rules necessary for the purpose of protecting and promoting public health. The regular meeting for the Board of Health is held at 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month.


All applicants must reside in Haywood County.


Application forms may be downloaded from the Online Services section of the county website,; or picked up from the County Manager’s Office, Haywood County Courthouse, Third Floor, 215 North Main Street, Waynesville, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Completed applications may be returned to the County Manager’s Office or attached to an email to Amie Owens,

The deadline for applications is 5 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013. For more information, contact the County Manager’s Office at 828-452-6625.