Board of Health

Purpose:

The El Paso County Board of Health is the governing body for El Paso County Public Health. The Board of Health is responsible for developing public health policies, approving a local public health improvement plan, providing advice to the Public Health Director, and overseeing Public Health financial matters, among other responsibilities.

Meetings:

Board meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 7:30 a.m., followed by Work Sessions when noted on the current month’s agenda. Meeting dates may be subject to change and special meetings may be scheduled as necessary. Meetings are held at the Citizen’s Service Center, 1675 W. Garden of the Gods Road, Colorado Springs, CO.

Members and Length of Terms:

The Board has nine regular members, appointed by the Board of County Commissioners for five-year terms and are limited to two full consecutive terms.

*For current volunteer members or for further information, please contact the Boards and Commissions Administrator at 719-520-6555.