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May 22, 2020

MCPH Issues NO BURN ADVISORY for Friday, May 22 due to fire safety concerns

Due to fire safety concerns, Mesa County Public Health has issued a no burn advisory through 9 p.m. on Friday, May 22. No open burning is […]
March 11, 2020

Health.mesacounty.us, Trusted Source of COVID-19 Information

The amount of information and misinformation regarding COVID-19 is creating uncertainty and concern in our community. Mesa County Public Health is encouraging everyone to visit health.mesacounty.us […]
March 6, 2020

COVID-19 Cases in Colorado Reinforce the Need for Community Preparation

Colorado had it’s two first confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) reported on March 5, 2020. Although the risk of COVID-19 is currently low in Mesa […]
September 26, 2019

Local Data Drives Local Action: Fighting the Bite in Mesa County

As temperatures begin to drop, the Grand River Mosquito Control District (GRMCD) and Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) are wrapping up their seasonal mosquito monitoring. The […]
May 7, 2019

Bike to Work and School Day Encourages Active Transportation

The Mesa County Commissioners proclaimed May as Grand Valley Bike Month to celebrate bicycling for transportation, fun, and health.  As part of the celebration, everyone is […]
January 25, 2019

MCPH issues burn restrictions – UPDATE – Restrictions lifted January 30

UPDATE – January 30, 2019 Mesa County Public Health lifted the burn restrictions on non-Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved woodstove burning and agricultural burning, January 30, as air […]
January 24, 2019

Public Health Emerging Issues – January 24, 2019

MCPH stresses importance of flu shots for all residents, especially children Influenza has begun to affect young and school age children in Mesa County. Flu season […]
April 25, 2018

Public Health Emerging Issues- April 25, 2018

DISPOSE OF MEDICATIONS PROPERLY ON NATIONAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK DAY   National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is April 28. Mesa County residents can get […]