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May is Mental Health Month

Summit County Health & Health Disparities Report

Spring Safety Tips

2014 Summit County Public Health Annual Report

Disaster Preparedness: Get a Kit. Make a Plan. Be Informed.

 


Events:

RABIES CLINIC for Cats and Dogs
Saturday, June 6, 2015
10:00AM – 2:00PM

Barberton Utility Garage (Water Garage)
175 Water Street Southwest
Barberton, Ohio 44203
NOTE: Entrance is at Summit County Trail Head Park on
Snyder Avenue near the railroad tracks


Trainings & Workshops:


In the Neighborhood:

Summit County's Resource for Recycling
Did you know that more than 60% of what is thrown away could be recycled? The majority of trash may be considered to be a “resource” that can be used and not wasted or buried in a landfill. Recycling allows our resources (trash) to be used to their full potential.  More...


 

CHANGES TO SEPTIC CODE

Effective January 1, 2015, new rules require all septic systems in the state to fall under a routine maintenance program and will require homeowners of any private sewage treatment system to have an Operation Permit. 

SCPH held a public presentation on
March 25, 2015 at 5:30 pm
to provide information, followed by a public comment session. A copy of the presentation is provided below, along with the sewage code and fees.

Public Presentation 3/25/15
RESPONSES to Questions from
3/25/15 Public Meeting


SCPH Sewage Code
Sewage Treatment System Fees
Operation Permit Terms/Requirements

For questions or comments:


 


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Project: DAWN - Deaths Avoided with Naloxone

Project DAWN is a community-based drug overdose prevention and education project. Participants receive training on recognizing the signs and symptoms of overdose, distinguishing between different types of overdose, performing rescue breathing, calling emergency medical services and administering intranasal Naloxone.
LEARN MORE HERE


Monday 20 Utility Assistance Project

 

 

 

 


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Press Releases:

TB Media Release
April 9, 2015

April is Healthy Homes Awareness Month

Healthy Homes Awareness Month Workshops

Change to Sewage Rules
March 3, 2015

January is National Radon Action Month

SCPH Offers Free Radon Kits and Home Rehab Lead Grant

 

 

 

 

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