August 21,


Peterborough Public Health

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What's New

  • First Human Case of West Nile Virus

    August 18, 2017 - Residents Reminded to Take Precautions Today Peterborough Public Health officials confirmed the first read more
  • Peterborough Public Health Asks Residents to Help Shape Canada’s National Food Policy  

    August 17, 2017 - National Solutions Needed as Studies Show Food Insecurity Persists Despite Extensive read more
  • West Nile Virus Confirmed in Local Mosquitoes

    July 28, 2017 - Peterborough Public Health (PPH) is advising the public that mosquitoes in the read more
  • Smoking Prohibited in City Outdoor Public Spaces for Everyone’s Health

    July 13 - Local Public Health Partners Remind Residents about Smoke-Free Laws Peterborough Public Health is partnering read more
  • Peterborough Public Health Celebrates 20,000 Local Safe Food Handlers Since 1997

    July 6, 2017 - Today Peterborough Public Health paid tribute to the 20,000 food handlers who read more