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Monthly Archives: June 2017

County Residents Can Now Drop Off Well Water Samples at Trent Lakes Administration Office

June 20, 2017 – Testing well water regularly keeps you and your family safe Peterborough Public Health and the Municipality of Trent Lakes is pleased to announce a free new courier service starting today that allows county residents to conveniently submit well water samples at the Trent Lakes Administration Office.  Water samples from there are picked […]

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BOH June 14 Meeting Summary

June 19, 2017 – To view the meeting summary for the June 14 Board of Health Meeting click image below: 170614 Board of Health Meeting Summary – June

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Food for Kids Has a Birthday Party for Canada’s 150th

June 13 – Good Food is Fun and Healthy at Queen Elizabeth Public School It’s no secret that kids love to play with food! This morning, students at the Queen Elizabeth Public School Breakfast Program made and ate Canada flags for breakfast, using fresh produce and local cheese.  Students sang “Happy Birthday Dear Canada!”, coloured flags, […]

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Mosquitoes Can Carry a Nasty Bite: Be Aware of West Nile Virus

June 13 – Peterborough Public Health is advising residents to avoid mosquito bites this season and reduce breeding grounds in order to prevent the spread of West Nile virus. “With the damp spring so far, we could see more mosquitoes this year so it’s even more important to protect yourself by cleaning up and covering […]

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Peterborough Public Health Issues First Heat Warning of the Season

June 12, 2017 – Today Peterborough Public Health is issuing the first Heat Warning of the season.  Temperatures are expected to reach near 31 degrees Monday with an overnight low near 20 degrees Monday night.  This current heatwave has been spreading across southern Ontario for more than two days and is expected to affect the […]

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