Abraham Kurien, PhD

Term expires 06/30/2022

Meeting Dates

The Board of Health generally meets on the Thursday following the second Monday each month starting at 5pm.

The 2021 dates are as follows:

  • January 14, 2021
  • February 11, 2021
  • March 11, 2021
  • April 15, 2021
  • May 13, 2021
  • June 17, 2021 - Canceled
  • July 15, 2021
  • August 12, 2021
  • September 16, 2021
  • October 14, 2021
  • November (TBD)
  • December 16, 2021

Meetings are held at the Kankakee County Health Department, 2390 West Station Street, Kankakee, in the Conference Room.

Please use the Administration/Environmental Health entrance.

Public Comment:  To ensure proper social distancing and assist in reducing the spread of COVID-19, public attendance to the Kankakee County Board of Health meeting may be limited. If you wish to make a public comment during this period: -Please call the Administration office at 815-802-9392 prior to 4:30pm the day before the meeting to be placed on the list of public commenters. You will be asked to provide the following information: Name, address, phone number and summary of issue. If you leave a message, please include this required information.  Limited seating will be available in the Kankakee County Board of Health Meeting for the general public who wish to view the meeting and/or make public comment in person. If multiple requests for comments are received, the comments will be made in the order they are received.  During the Public comment section of the meeting, if space is full,  you will be called at the phone number you provide. The call will be placed on speaker phone and broadcast to the board. The maximum allowed time for public comment remains at 15 minutes total.

If you are interested in serving on the Kankakee County Health Department Board of Health please fill out the application below and return to the address listed on the form, email us, or fax to 815-802-9391. The County Board chairman makes the appointments to the Board of Health.

Application for appointment to kankakee county boards