May 16, 2019

Air Watch Alert – No Open Burning on 05/16/19 from Noon to 10 p.m.

Mesa County Public Health has issued a No Open Burning Air Watch Alert for Mesa County, including agricultural burns, from 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. on […]
May 15, 2019

Don’t Let Measles Be Your Travel Souvenir

Don’t Let Measles Be Your Travel Souvenir What you need to know about Measles before the summer travel season According to the Centers for Disease Control […]
May 15, 2019

Public Health Emerging Issues – May 15, 2019

FACTS TO KNOW AS MEASLES CASES SURGE TO 25 YEAR HIGH Measles is a highly contagious illness. People who are not protected against the disease who […]
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 […]
April 24, 2019

New Medication Drop Box Installed at Palisade Pharmacy

A new medication drop box location has been added to Mesa County. Palisade Pharmacy, 707 37 3/10 Rd B, Palisade, CO 81526, is the first location […]
April 8, 2019

Air Watch Alert – No Open Burning on 04/09/19 from Noon to 10 p.m.

Mesa County Public Health has issued a No Open Burning Air Watch Alert for Mesa County, including agricultural burns, from 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. on […]
March 26, 2019

Public Health Emerging Issues – March 26, 2019

Vaccines Work! An unvaccinated six-year-old almost died from Tetanus earlier this year. The child was hospitalized for two months after getting a deep cut while playing […]
February 27, 2019

MCPH special report highlights tobacco use in Mesa County

  Mesa County Public Health (MCPH) has released “Tobacco in Mesa County,” a special report that highlights tobacco use in our community. The report details: traditional […]
February 12, 2019

Open Burn Season begins March 1

Spring Open Burn Season begins on March 1. In an effort to streamline the open burning process, regulations between Mesa County and the City of Grand […]
February 11, 2019

Public Health Emerging Issues – February 11, 2019

MEASLES IMMUNIZATION PROTECTS RESIDENTS AS NATION, WORLD SEE A RESURGENCE OF THE DISEASE Cases of measles are being reported across the United States and throughout the […]
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