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Peterborough Public Health

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What's New

  • Smoking Prohibited in Outdoor Public Spaces for Everyone’s Health

    July 14, 2016 - Peterborough Public Health Reminds Residents about Smoke-Free Laws Peterborough Public Health is reminding residents read more
  • Air Quality Could Make Breathing a Challenge for Some Residents

      July 7, 2016 - With today’s Special Air Quality Statement, Peterborough Public Health is reminding read more
  • Public Health Reminds Beach-Goers to Safeguard Against “Swimmer’s Itch”

     June 23, 2016 - Itchy Rash Caused By Larvae Found in Shallow Waters Where Snails Abound Peterborough Public read more
  • ‘Tis the Season for Blue-Green Algae

    June 21, 2016 - Know the Risks and How to Protect Yourself Peterborough Public Health is advising read more
  • June 8 Board of Health Meeting Summary

    June 15, 2016 - To view the Board of Health Meeting Summary for the June read more