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Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling PSA

Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling PSA

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling Education Specialist, Katrina Carpenter, provides a Public Service Announcement (PSA).

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Ohio Department of Health Receives All Allocated PPE from  the Strategic National Stockpile

Ohio Department of Health Receives All Allocated PPE from the Strategic National Stockpile

Ohio Department of Health Receives All Allocated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) from the Strategic National Stockpile. Supplies received and the state’s reserve will not meet the immediate or future needs

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Employee Rights Under The Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Employee Rights Under The Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Paid sick leave and expanded family medical leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

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The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio has launched the Appalachian Ohio Emergency Response Fund

The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio has launched the Appalachian Ohio Emergency Response Fund

The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio has launched the Appalachian Ohio Emergency Response Fund because there are urgent needs facing our communities. Our region’s nonprofit and public organizations are rising to meet them now more than ever, but they can’t do it alone. Give today to ensure that the nonprofits in your community have the support they need.

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Perry County Sheriff discusses COVID-19

Perry County Sheriff discusses COVID-19

Perry County Ohio Sheriff, William R. Barker, discusses COVID-19.

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Perry County, Ohio has its first confirmed case of COVID-19

Perry County, Ohio has its first confirmed case of COVID-19

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, discusses Perry County's first confirmed case of COVID-19. Message 11.

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Scammers are Trying to Monopolize on Fear of COVID-19

Scammers are Trying to Monopolize on Fear of COVID-19

Ohio Emergency Management Agency Will NOT Call You Asking for Personal Information.

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Perry County Health Department introduces the EOC YouTube channel

Perry County Health Department introduces the EOC YouTube channel

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, introduces the Perry County, Ohio EOC YouTube channel. Message 9.

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Perry County Health Department reads a letter from a local physician

Perry County Health Department reads a letter from a local physician

Perry County Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, reads a letter from a local physician, Dr. Stephen C. Ulrich. Message 8.

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Perry County Health Department discusses testing priorities

Perry County Health Department discusses testing priorities

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, provides a COVID-19 status update discusses testing priorities. Message 6.

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Perry County JFS Closed Doors

Perry County JFS Closed Doors

Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services has closed its doors to the public but will be operating at full capacity.

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PCHD Summary Changes in Agency Operations

PCHD Summary Changes in Agency Operations

This Changes in Agency Operations Report is supplied by the Perry County Ohio Health Department.

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Office closures and procedural changes along with meeting and event cancellations and postponements

Office closures and procedural changes along with meeting and event cancellations and postponements

Stay tuned to this page for updates on Perry County Ohio office closures and procedural changes along with meeting and event cancellations and postponements.

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Ohio Child Care Updates

Ohio Child Care Updates

As of Thursday, March 26, 2020 through at least Thursday, April 30, 2020, all operating child care programs in Ohio must have a temporary pandemic child care license.

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Perry County Municipal Court Reports March 2020

Perry County Municipal Court Reports March 2020

Criminal/traffic disposition reports. Civil credit and legal news reports. Reports are in PDF format.

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Perry County Health Department March 25, 2020 status update

Perry County Health Department March 25, 2020 status update

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, discusses March 25, 2020 2:00 p.m. Ohio COVID-19 status. Message 7.

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Perry County Health Department discusses the Stay At Home Order

Perry County Health Department discusses the Stay At Home Order

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, discusses the “Stay at Home Order” issued by Ohio Governor DeWine. Order goes into effect at 11:59 p.m. Monday, March 23, 2020. Message 5.

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Perry County Health Department shares how you can protect yourself and your loved ones

Perry County Health Department shares how you can protect yourself and your loved ones

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, shares how you can protect yourself, and your loved ones from COVID-19. At this time, Wednesday, March 18, 2020, Perry County has NO confirmed cases of COVID-19. Message 4.

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Perry County Health Department is leading the COVID-19 response

Perry County Health Department is leading the COVID-19 response

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, announces that the Perry County Health Department is leading the response for the COVID-19 public health emergency and shares the strategies being taken to protect Perry County. At this time, Wednesday, March 18, 2020, Perry County has NO confirmed cases of COVID-19. Message 3.

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ODH COVID-19 Information on Closures of Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) Locations Protecting Against COVID-19

ODH COVID-19 Information on Closures of Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) Locations Protecting Against COVID-19

On Wednesday, March 18, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that 181 deputy registrar agencies and 52 driver examination stations would close at the end of the business day.

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OCR Issues Guidance to Help Ensure First Responders and Others Receive Protected Health Information about Individuals Exposed to COVID-19

OCR Issues Guidance to Help Ensure First Responders and Others Receive Protected Health Information about Individuals Exposed to COVID-19

Today, March 24, 2020, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued guidance on how covered entities may disclose protected health information (PHI) about an individual who has been infected with or exposed to COVID-19 to law enforcement, paramedics, other first responders, and public health authorities in compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy Rule.

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Perry County Court of Common Pleas Probate-Juvenile Division has modified its operations

Perry County Court of Common Pleas Probate-Juvenile Division has modified its operations

Judge Luann Cooperrider, Judge of Perry County Probate and Juvenile Court Divisions of Common Pleas Court hereby makes the following order. In light of the fact that the Governor of the State of Ohio, Michael Dewine, has declared a State of Emergency (Executive Order 2020-OID) limits gathering of people and other orders. The Governor has also issued a Stay at Home Order effective March 23, 2020.

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Perry County JFS COVID-19 Relief Program

Perry County JFS COVID-19 Relief Program

Perry County Ohio Job and Family Service has a COVID-19 financial relief program for those that are eligible.

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Ohio Department of Health Stay At Home Order FAQ

Ohio Department of Health Stay At Home Order FAQ

Stay At Home Order Frequently Asked Questions - On Sunday, March 22th, under the direction of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH issued a director’s order to require all Ohioans to stay in their homes to prevent the further spread of COVlD-19 beginning at 11:59 pm. EDT on Monday, March 23, 2020 until 11:59 pm. on April 6, 2020. This order prohibits holding gatherings of any size and closes all nonessential businesses. It does NOT prohibit essential activities like going to the grocery store, receiving medical care, or taking your pet for a walk. Residents can return home from out of state and can leave the state.

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Perry County Transit has changed their office and transportation procedures

Perry County Transit has changed their office and transportation procedures

Perry County Transit has changed their operating hours to 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. No Wednesday evening or Saturday hours. They are also prioritizing their transportation service areas.

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Entrances to various Perry County offices

Entrances to various Perry County offices

Various Perry County offices have set up hand sanitizing stations that must be used before anyone can enter the facility. This is a work-in-progress.

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Upcoming Events
Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, November 3, 2020 Nov 03, 2020 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
Ultimate Recycling Day : Saturday, November 7, 2020 Nov 07, 2020 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Kroger Parking Lot - 610 Carroll St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Monday Creek VFD is holding a Soup and Sandwich Fundraiser | November 7, 2020 Nov 07, 2020 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM — Maxville Community Building - St Rt 668, Maxville, Ohio
Blood Drive New Straitsville United Methodist Church Tuesday, November 10, 2020 Nov 10, 2020 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM — New Straitsville United Methodist Church - 101 Clark St, New Straitsville, OH 43766
Blood Drive Perry County Senior Center Friday, November 13, 2020 Nov 13, 2020 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM — Perry County Senior Center - 520 First St, New Lexington, OH 43764
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