Peoria City/County Health Dept News http://www.peoriacounty.org/pcchd/news/ Fri, 04 Sep 2015 09:26:45 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 en-us Copyright 2015, Peoria County Government Fri, 04 Sep 2015 09:26:45 +0100 http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/rss/rss.html Board of Health Administrator Recruitment Committee Meeting http://www.peoriacounty.org/pcchd/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4079 <p>There will be a Peoria County Board of Health Administrator Recruitment Committee meeting on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 1:15 pm in the Board Room of the Peoria City/County Health Department.</p> <p>This meeting will be in an Executive Session regarding a Personnel Matter.</p> <p>Media inquiries regarding this meeting can be addressed by calling Diana Scott at 679-6603.</p> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 09:02:48 +0100 Health Department Receives 3 Million Dollars for Lead Hazard Control http://www.peoriacounty.org/pcchd/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4078 <p><strong>Peoria County </strong><strong>- </strong>The<strong> </strong>Peoria City/County Health Department has been awarded $3,231,610 in Lead Hazard Control grant funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The 3-year funding will reduce the rates of lead-poisoning to children and protect families by targeting health hazards in 180 low-income homes that have significant lead or other home safety hazards. ... Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:57:45 +0100 West Nile Virus Circulating in Peoria County http://www.peoriacounty.org/pcchd/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4077 <p><strong>Peoria County</strong> &ndash; The Peoria City/County Health Department is reporting additional findings of West Nile virus circulating in Peoria County for 2015.</p> <p>"This has been an active summer for West Nile virus in Peoria County. We have had a mosquito pool, 2 birds, and a horse test positive for the virus. It is important to note that these positive findings are an indication that West Nile virus is circulating in our area. ... Fri, 21 Aug 2015 13:24:32 +0100 Board of Health Administrator Recruitment Committee Meeting Canceled http://www.peoriacounty.org/pcchd/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4071 <p>The Peoria County Board of Health Administrator Recruitment Committee meeting scheduled for today, Thursday, August 6th at 4:00 pm has been canceled.</p> <p>Media inquiries regarding this meeting can be addressed by calling Diana Scott at 679-6603.</p> Thu, 06 Aug 2015 10:12:01 +0100