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UMDHU Board of Health

Description

The Upper Missouri District Health Unit Board of Health (UMDHU) is a multi-county board which includes Williams County, Divide County, and Mountrail County. The Williams County Commission appoints 3 members to the board of health. The powers and duties are set forth in North Dakota Century Code Chapter 23-25 and include the power and duty to make rules regarding any nuisance, source of filth, and any cause of sickness which are necessary for public health and safety; adopt confinement, decontamination, and sanitary measures which are necessary when an infectious or contagious disease exists; make and enforce orders in local matters if an emergency exists; inquire into any nuisance, source of filth, or cause of sickness; may abate or remove any nuisance, source of filth, or cause of sickness when necessary to protect public health and safety; supervise any matter relating to preservation of life and health, including any water supply and sewage system; and isolate, kill, or remove any animal affected with a contagious or infectious disease if the animal poses a material risk to human health and safety.

Details

Qualifications: Three members must be residents of Williams County
Compensation: $100 + actual expenses for members appointed by the Williams County Board of County Commission
Created by: N.D.C.C. § 23-35-03
Members: 7 (The Williams County Board of County Commissioners appoints 3 of the 7 members)
Length of Terms: 5 years

Members

Member Name

Member Type

Term Length

Term Ends

Steve KempWilliams County Commissioner5 years12/31/2024
Joseph Adducci, M.D.Williams County resident5 years12/31/2020
Shannon ShepherdWilliams County resident5 years12/31/2022
Art SchilkeDivide County residentNot appointed by Williams County
Tim SelleDivide County CommissionerNot appointed by Williams County
Dan UranMountrail County CommissionerNot appointed by Williams County
Kathy SkardaMcKenzie County CommissionerNot appointed by Williams County

Point of Contact

Javayne Oyloe, UMDHU Executive Officer

110 W Broadway, Suite 101, Williston, ND 58801

(701) 774-6400

 joyloe@umdhu.org

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