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NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS:  The Perry County Board of Commissioners will receive proposals for improvements to Perry County Airport, New Lexington, Ohio | March 26, 2021

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS: The Perry County Board of Commissioners will receive proposals for improvements to Perry County Airport, New Lexington, Ohio | March 26, 2021

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS: The Perry County Board of Commissioners will receive proposals for improvements to Perry County Airport, New Lexington, Ohio. Proposals will be received at the offices of the County Commissioners at 212 S. Main St., Lower Level, New Lexington, Ohio 43764, until 4:30 p.m. prevailing time on April 20, 2021.

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS: The Perry County Board of Commissioners will receive proposals for improvements to Perry County Airport, New Lexington, Ohio | March 26, 2021 - Read More…

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING FOR PUBLIC INPUT INTO DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE (DBE) FIRMS PARTICIPATION IN CONTRACTS FOR WORK AT PERRY COUNTY AIRPORT | March 26, 2021

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING FOR PUBLIC INPUT INTO DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE (DBE) FIRMS PARTICIPATION IN CONTRACTS FOR WORK AT PERRY COUNTY AIRPORT | March 26, 2021

The Perry County Board of Commissioners will conduct a meeting open to the public on April 21, 2021 at 9:45 at the offices of the County Commissioners at 212 S. Main St., Lower Level, New Lexington, Ohio 43764 for the purpose of soliciting consultation with minority, women’s, and general contractor groups, community organizations, and other officials or organizations which could be expected to have information concerning the availability of disadvantaged and non-disadvantaged businesses, the effects of discrimination on opportunities for DBEs, and the Perry County Commissioners' efforts to establish a level playing field for the participation of DBEs in construction contracts awarded for work at Perry County Airport.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING FOR PUBLIC INPUT INTO DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE (DBE) FIRMS PARTICIPATION IN CONTRACTS FOR WORK AT PERRY COUNTY AIRPORT | March 26, 2021 - Read More…

Help the Red Cross refuel the blood supply | Blood Donation Opportunities 4/1/2021 - 4/15/2021

Help the Red Cross refuel the blood supply | Blood Donation Opportunities 4/1/2021 - 4/15/2021

March 25, 2021 — The American Red Cross is calling for donors of all blood types, especially those with type O blood, to race to give blood and help refuel the blood supply. This spring, the Red Cross is teaming up with INDYCAR® to urge people to help keep the blood supply on track by donating blood or platelets. Schedule a donation appointment by downloading the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org, calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or enabling the Blood Donor Skill on any Alexa Echo device.

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United Way of Muskingum, Perry, and Morgan Counties Newsletter | Spring 2021

United Way of Muskingum, Perry, and Morgan Counties Newsletter | Spring 2021

Your local United Way is working hard to fight for the Health, Education, and Financial Stability of everybody in all of our communities. Check out our latest newsletter to learn how! As always, feel free to visit our website to learn more about us!

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Ohio State University Extension ServSafe® Manager Training | Spring 2021

Ohio State University Extension ServSafe® Manager Training | Spring 2021

Ohio State University Perry Extension - Food safety training is encouraged, and in some cases required, by your local health department and Ohio Department of Health as per the Ohio Food Code. ServSafe® Manager Training has become the industry standard in food-safety training and is accepted in almost all U.S. jurisdictions that require employee certification. Manager Training meets ODH Level 2 Training Requirements.

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Flag Lowering - March 23, 2021

Flag Lowering - March 23, 2021

In remembrance of the victims of the shooting in Boulder, Colorado, Mike DeWine, Governor of the State of Ohio, proclaims that the flags of the United States and the State of Ohio shall be flown at half-staff upon all public buildings and grounds throughout the State of Ohio until sunset on Monday, March 27, 2021.

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*** DRAFT *** Perry County Public Safety Communications Plan | March 2021 ***DRAFT***

*** DRAFT *** Perry County Public Safety Communications Plan | March 2021 ***DRAFT***

The *** DRAFT *** Perry County Ohio Public Safety Communications Plan | March 2021 ***DRAFT*** will be open for public comments from April 1, 2021 through April 30, 2021.

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OSU Perry Extension $martPath Workshops | April 16 and April 20, 2021

OSU Perry Extension $martPath Workshops | April 16 and April 20, 2021

Welcome to $martPath! $martPath is an engaging, interactive and easy- to-use way for teachers of grades K-8 to embed relevant and fun economic and financial education in their classrooms. Best of all, $martPath is completely free!

OSU Perry Extension $martPath Workshops | April 16 and April 20, 2021 - Read More…

Perry County Municipal Court "Rocks Their Socks!" on March 19, 2021

Perry County Municipal Court "Rocks Their Socks!" on March 19, 2021

The folks at Perry County Municipal Court are Rocking Their Socks on Friday, March 19, 2019. Hold on to your socks!!!!!

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Inside Mount Aloysius | March 2021

Inside Mount Aloysius | March 2021

Inside Mount Aloysius | March 2021 - Remembering Three Long Time Residents - In January, the staff and residents of Mount Aloysius were saddened by the passing of three long time residents.

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OSU Perry Extension $martPath Workshops | March 26 - April 15, 2021

OSU Perry Extension $martPath Workshops | March 26 - April 15, 2021

Welcome to $martPath! $martPath is an engaging, interactive and easy- to-use way for teachers of grades K-8 to embed relevant and fun economic and financial education in their classrooms. Best of all, $martPath is completely free!

OSU Perry Extension $martPath Workshops | March 26 - April 15, 2021 - Read More…

Flag Lowering - March 18, 2021

Flag Lowering - March 18, 2021

In remembrance of the victims of the shooting in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area on March 16, 2021, Mike DeWine, Governor of the State of Ohio, proclaims that the flags of the United States and the State of Ohio shall be flown at half-staff upon all public buildings and grounds throughout the State of Ohio until sunset on Monday, March 22, 2021.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | March 18, 2021

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | March 18, 2021

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s March 18, 2021 press conferences. The next press conference is currently scheduled for TODAY, Friday, March 19th at 12:30pm.

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The Perry County Dog Shelter is Now Gratefully Accepting On-Line Donations

The Perry County Dog Shelter is Now Gratefully Accepting On-Line Donations

The Perry County Ohio Dog Shelter is mostly self-funded via dog license/tag fees. To properly care for the dogs (can we say Fur Kids?) in our care there are costs that often exceed our funding.

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Northern Perry County Water - Water Line Break | March 15, 2021 *** Boil Advisory Has Been Lifted March 17, 2021 ***

Northern Perry County Water - Water Line Break | March 15, 2021 *** Boil Advisory Has Been Lifted March 17, 2021 ***

FROM THE OFFICE OF NORTHERN PERRY COUNTY WATER. THERE IS A WATER LINE BREAK AT THIS TIME THAT IS AFFECTING THE FOLLOWING CUSTOMERS: CUSTOMERS ON ST. RT. 13 FROM SHERIDAN SCHOOL TO CIRCLE K. AND GLENFORD CUSTOMERS ON ST. RT. 204 AND TWP. RD. 22. *** Boil Advisory Has Been Lifted March 17, 2021 ***

Northern Perry County Water - Water Line Break | March 15, 2021 *** Boil Advisory Has Been Lifted March 17, 2021 *** - Read More…

Looking for In-Home Child Care in Perry County?

Looking for In-Home Child Care in Perry County?

Do you work evenings, nights, and/or weekends? Do you have a child with special needs?

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Become an In-Home Aide in Perry County!

Become an In-Home Aide in Perry County!

Become an In-Home Aide in Perry County Ohio! Provide child care in the home of the family. Full-time or part-time.

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Join with Perry County RSVP Walk With Ease Class Starting January 5, 2021

Join with Perry County RSVP Walk With Ease Class Starting January 5, 2021

Join with Perry County Ohio RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) Walk With Ease Class starting Tuesday, January 5, 2021

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Perry County COVID-19 Vaccination | March 15, 2021

Perry County COVID-19 Vaccination | March 15, 2021

Monday, March 15, 2021, I received my first COVID-19 vaccine. A Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. This was a totally no-fuss process. Mark - Perry County Ohio IT.

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ODOT Region 8 Mobility Solution Center Opening in Perry County

ODOT Region 8 Mobility Solution Center Opening in Perry County

Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) Region 8 Mobility Management announces a new coordinated approach to streamlining mobility solutions. March 12, 2021 - The Region 8 Mobility Solution Center (R8MSC) is located in Perry County and will serve the residents of Athens, Hocking, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Noble, Perry, and Washington Counties. The R8MSC will begin fielding calls on March 17, 2021 with a soft opening and a grand opening TBA in Spring 2021.

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Perry County Health Department 2020 Annual Report

Perry County Health Department 2020 Annual Report

Perry County Ohio Health Department 2020 Annual Report. Includes The Road to Accreditation, 2017 - 2022 Strategic Plan Update, Community Health Assessment & Community Health Improvement Plan Updates, and more.

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HEART TO HOME FEATURED ON NEW CAUSE CONNECTOR GIVING WEBSITE

HEART TO HOME FEATURED ON NEW CAUSE CONNECTOR GIVING WEBSITE

Cause Connector helps donors support philanthropic projects like Heart to Home (H2H) while supporting FAO's I am a Child of Appalachia fund. Heart to Home, a program of SPICE in New Straitsville, OH, promotes and serves local artisans through marketing their art on the H2H website. SPICE provides all business related tasks so that all the artists have to do is express their creativity through their abundance of talents.

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EXCITING PERRY COUNTY SINGLE PARENT SUPPORT FUND UPDATE - Deadline Noon on March 15

EXCITING PERRY COUNTY SINGLE PARENT SUPPORT FUND UPDATE - Deadline Noon on March 15

Dear Champion of Perry County Ohio: The amount of gifts remaining to raise for the Perry County Single Parent Support Fund is $9,975 (plus the match of $4,987.50) will bring the already received/committed and then matched amount of $35,037 to $50,000!

EXCITING PERRY COUNTY SINGLE PARENT SUPPORT FUND UPDATE - Deadline Noon on March 15 - Read More…

From the JFS Director's Desk "A Year of Dedication"

From the JFS Director's Desk "A Year of Dedication"

How should we mark a year of a pandemic that has turned life upside down across our county and across the world?

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | March 11, 2021

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | March 11, 2021

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s March 11, 20221 press conferences. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Monday, March 15th at 2:00 PM.

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Extension of the Public Comment Period for Proposed Modifications to the HIPAA Privacy Rule | March 9, 2021

Extension of the Public Comment Period for Proposed Modifications to the HIPAA Privacy Rule | March 9, 2021

Today, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces a 45-day extension of the public comment period for the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to modify the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | March 8, 2021

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | March 8, 2021

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s March 8, 2021 press conferences. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, March 11th at 2:00 PM.

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Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program | 2021 Photos

Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program | 2021 Photos

The Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program offers a way for people convicted of a misdemeanor to make reparations to the community. The Community Service Program works with County, Township, Village, and non-profit organizations within Perry County. People convicted of a misdemeanor may be fined, required to do Community Service, or a combination of both. Required Community Service hours typically range from 20 to 80 hours per conviction.

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