Peoria City/County Health Dept News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:26:22 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 en-us Copyright 2014, Peoria County Government Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:26:22 +0100 Peoria County Board of Health Committee Meeting Canceled <p>The Health Protection Services Committee meeting of the Peoria County Board of Health scheduled for Wednesday, July 23rd has been canceled.<br />Media inquiries regarding this meeting can be addressed by calling Diana Scott at 309/679-6603.</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:40:20 +0100 West Nile Virus Positive Bird in Peoria County <p><strong>Peoria County</strong> &ndash; The Peoria City/County Health Department is reporting the first West Nile virus positive bird sample detected in Peoria County for 2014. "The positive bird is an indication that West Nile virus is circulating in our area and individuals should take appropriate preventive measures to protect their health,&rdquo; states Wil Hayes, Director of Environmental Health for the Peoria City/County Health Department. ... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:39:05 +0100