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2017 News Archives

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2017 News Archives

Dec 04, 2017

Infants are particularly at risk from older siblings, parents, or caregivers who may be carrying the bacteria.

Nov 06, 2017
Oct 24, 2017

This Lead Poisoning Prevention Week is the time to Get Your Home Tested, Get Your Child Tested, and Get the Facts about lead in your environment.

Sep 25, 2017

The dog was running loose on the 1800 block of Dryden Rd., the Town of Dryden and bit someone. The dog is described as a grayish brown pit bull or pit bull mix, wearing a red collar.

Sep 13, 2017

Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 19, flu vaccinations are available at the Health Department, 55 Brown Road, Ithaca. Ages 19 and over only, appointment required.

Sep 01, 2017

The dog was running loose on Meadowlark Road in the Town of Dryden and bit a child. The dog is described as a brown dog, possibly a pit bull, wearing an orange collar.

Aug 17, 2017

Residents are urged to avoid the risk of rabies and rabies treatment by capturing and submitting for laboratory testing any bat found in their home that may have come in contact with humans or pets.

Aug 09, 2017

The bite occurred the morning of Tuesday, August 8, 2017 near the intersection of Hanshaw Road and The Parkway in Cayuga Heights.

Jul 31, 2017

Blue-green algae blooms, also known as HABs (Harmful Algal Blooms), have been visually identified in the southern end of Cayuga Lake. The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has confirmed blooms on each side of the lake.

Jul 25, 2017

The owner of the small dog who bit a person in Cayuga Heights came forward so that the Health Department will be able to observe the dog and rule out rabies.

Jul 24, 2017

The Health Department now has a bus stop outside its front doors. TCHD encourages the public to take the bus when coming to the Health Department. The bus stop is on TCAT Route 32.

Jul 24, 2017

A dog that bit a person near the intersection of Hanshaw Road and Blackstone Ave. in Cayuga Heights must be located. The bite occurred Saturday, July 22, 2017, around 8:30 p.m.