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Basement Apartment


Apartment and/or Condominium Basement Apartments
Town of Danvers, Massachusetts 01923
The following regulation was adopted by the Board of Health of the Town of Danvers on September 15, 1980, in
accordance with the provisions of Section 31 of Chapter 111 of the General Laws, as amended and for the protection of the
public health.

“No portion of an apartment or condominium building below the first floor shall be used for dwelling units without specific
determination of the Board of Health that adequate provisions are provided to ensure freedom from sewage backups and/or
chronic or habitual dampness.”


Richard B. Staples, Chairman

C. Everett Elliott
Anthony S. Patton, M.D.

Effective upon Publication.
Adopted by vote: September 15, 1980
Published in the Danvers Herald, Danvers, MA: December 4, 1980
Filed with the DEP/DWPC: December 1, 1989

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