Floods, big or small, can have devastating effects on your home and your family. You can take steps to reduce the harm caused by flooding. Learn how to prepare for a flood, stay safe during a flood, and protect your health when you return home after a flood. For more information click the link below.
Ticks transmit many diseases.The ones that transmit diseases in Ohio are called "hard ticks". All tick-borne diseases in Ohio are zoonoses, that is, they are diseases of animals that can be transmitted to people. Normally, these diseases can only be transmitted by the bite of an infected tick. Please see links below for more information.
Tick-borne Diseases: Information from the Ohio Department of Health
Tick-borne Diseases Brochure
The third and final set of draft sewage rules have been released for comment by the Ohio Department of Health. Please see the link below for the draft rules.
Current Environmental Fees (Effective November 1, 2013)
The safety of everyday activities can be taken for granted quite easily. Visiting a public pool or playground, eating dinner at a restaurant, or going on a stroll through your mosquito-free neighborhood... These are just a few subtle activities made possible in part by the duties of Environmental Division employees at the Medina County Health Department. Sanitarians and inspectors build relationships with residents, business owners, and contractors and assure regulatory compliance through education, risk assessment, communication, prevention and, when necessary, enforcement.
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