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Precarious Employment in Peterborough: Survey Results Are In

May 15, 2018 – First in Series of InfoBriefs Released Today Almost two-thirds of local workers are precariously employed.  This is just one result found from a survey on the status of employment and working conditions in the Peterborough area which included the City and County of Peterborough and Curve Lake and Hiawatha First Nations. In […]

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May 14 All Candidates’ Meeting on Health and Social Issues

May 8, 2018 –  All Welcome to Attend – Doors Open at 6 p.m. The media and members of the community are invited to attend a provincial All-Candidates’ Meeting for the Peterborough-Kawartha riding on Monday, May 14 to discuss health and social issues. All locally registered candidates who are running for provincial election have been invited […]

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Peterborough Public Health: Focus on Public Health Issues During Spring Election

May 8, 2018 – Health promotion is a non-partisan issue that affects everyone in Ontario With a provincial election in the air, no doubt health care funding will get loads of that air time. That’s not the case for public health: it usually takes a crisis like SARS or Walkerton to grab the public’s attention and […]

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Mayor Proclaims Screen Free Weeks in Peterborough

May 7, 2018 – Today more than 200 Queen Elizabeth Public School students joined Mayor Daryl Bennett as he declared the weeks of April 30-May 13 “Screen Free Weeks” in the City of Peterborough. “Encouraging kids to unplug electronics and engage in more physical and social activities will help improve their overall physical and emotional health […]

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Board of Health Meets May 9 at 5:00 p.m.

May 4, 2018 – Location: J.K. Edwards Board Room, Peterborough Public Health, Jackson Square, 185 King St., Third Floor Media and the community are advised that the next Board of Health meeting will take place on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. To download the agenda and the online board package, please visit: This […]

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