April 17, 2018

Air Watch Alert – Open Burn Ban extended

Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) has extended the April 16 Open Burn Ban until further notice due to another day of high winds. The ban includes […]
April 16, 2018

Air Watch Alert – No Open Burning on April 16

Mesa County Public Health has issued an Open Burn Ban for Monday, April 16 due to a high winds. The ban includes agricultural burns. Wind speeds […]
April 12, 2018

Air Watch Alert – No Open Burning on April 12

Mesa County Public Health has issued an Open Burn Ban for Thursday April 12 due to a National Weather Service Wind Advisory. The ban includes agricultural […]
April 5, 2018

Public Health Emerging Issues – April 5, 2018

It’s time for Spring Clean Up in Grand Junction and many residents are going to begin opening up their sheds, cabins, barns and other outbuildings. Improper […]
April 2, 2018

Air Watch Alert – Open Burn Ban in effect Monday, April 2

Mesa County Public Health has issued an Open Burn Ban for Monday, April 2 from noon to 6 p.m. following a National Weather Service Red Flag […]
March 26, 2018

Resident uses forums to bring information to fellow community members

As Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) gears up to host another Suicide Prevention Community Forum on March 27 at 6 p.m. at the Mesa County Workforce […]
March 19, 2018

Public Health Emerging Issues – March 19, 2018

AVOID SALMONELLA BY PICKING SAFE PETS Salmonella can be transmitted by rodents, chicks and ducklings. Keep this in mind when selecting pets or gifts for your […]
March 12, 2018

Partners to feature special menu items for the 2018 Downtown Restaurant Week

Downtown Grand Junction is hosting the first ever Downtown Grand Junction is hosting the first ever Downtown Restaurant Week March 19 – 25 and five of […]
March 6, 2018

Public Health Emerging Issues – March 6, 2018

  MESA COUNTY FLU HOSPITALIZATIONS INCREASE IN CHILDREN YOUNGER THAN FIVE Since Feb. 26, hospitalizations due to flu in children younger than five increased by 26 […]
March 1, 2018

Spring Open Burn Season begins today – purchase permits online

Spring Open Burn Season begins March 1, 2018 and continues through May 31, 2018 for residential properties. Open burn permits are available online at health.mesacounty.us. Open […]