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July 6, 2020

NO BURN ADVISORY through July 8 due to fire safety concerns

UPDATE:  This advisory has been extended through July 8 at 9 p.m. Due to fire safety concerns, Mesa County Public Health has issued no burn advisory […]
July 2, 2020

Public Health Order Extended for Safer at Home Mesa County, Guidance for Safe Practices at Private Events Now Included

Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) has extended the Public Health Order for Phase 2 of reopening and will submit an application to enter the Protect Our […]
July 1, 2020

Residents Urged to Avoid Social Gatherings for July 4 Holiday

With the upcoming Independence Day holiday, Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) is asking all residents to continue to take action to protect our community and slow […]
June 30, 2020

Mesa County Variance Allows Bars to Remain Open

In an announcement Tuesday afternoon Governor Polis stated bars and nightclubs in certain areas would close, a measure being taken due to increasing case counts of […]
June 29, 2020

MCPH Executive Director Honored by Grand Junction Rotary with Service Above Self Award

Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) has been working tirelessly to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 in Mesa County. Executive Director, Jeff Kuhr, was recently honored with […]
June 24, 2020

Outdoor Visitation Now Allowed at Residential Care Facilities

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) released guidance allowing outdoor visitation at residential care facilities. This guidance allows visitors at residential care facilities […]
June 22, 2020

Do you have symptoms or feel you may have been exposed to COVID-19? Here’s how (and when) to get tested.

With increased availability of sampling supplies and broadened criteria for testing eligibility, no-cost COVID-19 testing is now possible for many more Mesa County residents than in […]
June 15, 2020

Early Antibody Testing Results Indicate Continued Evidence of Low Rate of COVID-19 in Mesa County

Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) began offering antibody testing for COVID-19 through our clinic on May 13.  More than 900 people in Mesa County have shown […]
June 15, 2020

NO BURN ADVISORY extended through June 17 due to fire safety concerns

UPDATE: Mesa County Public Health has extended the no burn advisory through June 17 at 8 p.m. due to fire safety concerns. The National Weather Service […]
June 15, 2020

Mesa County Public Health Partners with Long-Term Care Facilities to Prevent COVID-19 Outbreaks

Mesa County continues to experience a low rate of COVID-19 positive cases, due in part to the fact that there have been no outbreaks of the […]