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Galveston County Health District - Providing Credible Service since 1971



9850-A Emmett F. Lowry Expwy, Suite A102, Texas City Texas 77591 - Phone 409-938-2401

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 939
La Marque, TX 77568
GCHD
United Board of Health
Phone: 409-938-2401
Fax:
409-938-2243

The United Board of Health (Board) is a thirteen (13) member board who members are nominated by the Galveston County Commissioner’s Court and ratified by a majority of member cities.   The Board is responsible for setting policies and fees for the  Galveston County Health District for the provision of services outlined in the interlocal agreement between member governments and regarding other essential public health functions defined in State statue.   The Board also appoints and evaluates the performance of the CEO of the organization.  Board members serve two (2) year terms, after which they are renewed or replaced.  Authoritative actions of the Board are routinely taken during monthly scheduled meetings.


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