|Potassium Iodide Tablet Availability (From Health Department)|
2013-08-29 to 2020-08-31
Free potassium iodide tablets are available to the public at the Town Clerk's office in Town Hall during regular business hours. Store tablets properly. The potassium iodide tablets available now will expire in the year 2020. Please go to Health Department page and click on links, then click on "Potassium Iodide" for additional information.
|Online Permits (From Inspectional Services)|
Some Express, Tent, and Rental Permits are now available online. here
|New Tobacco Regulations (From Health Department)|
On Monday, May 13, 2013, at 7 PM, , following a public hearing, the Falmouth Board of Health, under the authority of M.G.L. Chapter 111, section 31, adopted a new regulation entitled, “Regulation of the Falmouth Board of Health Restricting the Sale of Tobacco Products and Nicotine Delivery Products”. Generally, the new regulation prohibits the sale of tobacco and nicotine delivery products in health care establishments, a definition that includes retail pharmacies, requires a permit from the Board of Health to sell tobacco and nicotine products, requires certain signs and notices to be posted at retail establishments where tobacco and nicotine products are sold, prohibits the sale of packs of fewer than four cigars, excluding single or packs of cigars priced at more than $2.50 and sales at retail tobacco stores, prohibits the sale of blunt wraps, prohibits the sale of packs of cigarettes containing fewer than twenty cigarettes, and defines Regulation enforcement, violations, penalties and grounds for suspension or revocation of a Tobacco and Nicotine Delivery Product Sales Permit. These regulations will take effect 90 days from May 13, 2013 (August 23, 2013). The new regulations may be viewed online here.
|Engineering Office Closed Mondays (From DPW Engineering Division)|
The DPW Engineering office is closed on Mondays.
|Permit Required to Rent Residential Property-Attention Landlords (From Health Department)|
2011-12-31 to 2014-07-01
Chapter 172 of the Code of Falmouth Regulations requires owners of residential rental property to obtain an annual permit from the Health Department in order to rent or lease dwelling units. The permit must be displayed within the premises. Please refer to the 'Links' section of the Health Department page to view/print a 'Rental Application'. The permit fee is $25 annually.
|Scoop the Poop! (From DPW Engineering Division)|
Scoop the Poop: A Stormwater Public Safety Announcement
Listen to Henry, P.I. and pick up after your pet! In this video, Falmouth's four-legged Stormwater Detective will explain how cleaning up after your pet can help to keep our water bodies clean and to protect our health.
Special thanks to the FCTV staff, The Falmouth Dog Parks, Inc., AmeriCorps Cape Cod, Keith Hopkins, a certain theatrically-inclined Falmouth DPW Superintendent, and especially to Mike Carroll and our star, Henry: P.I.