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 […]
February 27, 2018

Local data helps to inform decision-making and prevention efforts in Mesa County

Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) has released the 2017 Suicide report. The in-depth report uses local data to give health care providers and residents a look […]
February 26, 2018

Convenient dual-season open burn permits available in 2018

In an effort to streamline the burn permitting process, Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) is offering the option to purchase a dual-season open burn permit beginning […]
February 21, 2018

MCPH invites residents to suicide prevention forum on Feb. 27

Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) is hosting a community forum regarding suicide prevention on Feb. 27 at the Mesa County Workforce Center, 512 29 ½ Road, […]