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Ohio DNR and Ohio EPA Restrict Open Burns

The Ohio DNR Forestry prohibits outdoor open burning and prescribed fires in the months of March, April, May, October, and November between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. This ban includes burning of yard waste, trash, and debris, even in a proper burn barrel.

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Comprehensive Falls Prevention Home Assessment Project

Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services Adult Protective Services has started a new program for adults 60 years and older who have or have had a fall related injury/accident. Adult Protective Services (APS) can go into the home and do a fall risk assessment and provide minor home modifications to make it safer. APS provide the risk assessment to the adult’s primary care physician so they can go over safety in the home as well.

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Food for Seniors

Food for Seniors

The Southeast Ohio Foodbank Commodity Supplemental Food Program provides a monthly box of shelf-stable food to nutritionally at-risk, income-eligible senior citizens.

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2019 Perry County P.A.R.C. District Meetings

2019 Perry County P.A.R.C. District Meetings

The Perry County Ohio P.A.R.C. District Board meets the second Monday of the month from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Perry Behavioral Health Choice Activity Center located at 112 S Main St, New Lexington, OH 43764 UNLESS otherwise noted.

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2019 Free Legal Clinics

2019 Free Legal Clinics

Free legal clinics for income eligible individuals are held the first Tuesday of each month from 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. at the Perry County Ohio Courthouse (Lower Level) - New Lexington, Ohio.

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When should I call my local health department?

When should I call my local health department?

Local Health Departments are government agencies who are on the front lines of public health. But what is public health and when should you call your local health department? Public health promotes and protects the health of people and the communities where they live, learn, work and play.

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Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plan for Perry County Ohio

Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plan for Perry County Ohio

This plan is the Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plan for Perry County Ohio. The plan was initially developed in 2014, updated and approved by ODOT in 2017 and is being updated annually in 2018. This plan fulfills the requirements of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) under the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act, signed into law as a reauthorization of surface transportation programs through Fiscal Year 2020. According to requirements of the FAST Act, locally developed coordinated public transit-human services transportation plans must be updated to reflect the changes established by the FAST Act legislation. The FAST Act applies new programs and rules for all Fiscal Year 2016 funds and authorizes transit programs for five (5) years.

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Academy for Leadership Abilities 2019 Meeting Dates

Academy for Leadership Abilities 2019 Meeting Dates

The Academy for Leadership Abilities holds their Pioneering Possibilities twice a month at the Community Connections Center - New Lexington, Ohio. Pioneering Possibilities focuses on topics such as: integrity, doing the right things, setting goals, teamwork, positive mental attitude, and accomplishing outcomes to enhance the culture.

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Perry County Ohio Bicentennial Keepsakes are still available for a limited time

A limited quantity of the Perry County Ohio Bicentennial Keepsakes produced and donated by Ludowici Roof Tile are still available.

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What do I do with my caps in Perry County?

Bottle caps are not accepted for recycling by PerCo, Inc. - New Lexington, OH. Please remove, and discard in your regular trash, all bottle caps before dropping off your recyclables.

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Perry County Ohio Recycle Reminder!!

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling would like to remind our residents what can and what can't be recycled here in Perry County Ohio.

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Upcoming Events
Youth and Family Services Grand Opening Aug 20, 2019 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM — Main Street - New Lexington, OH 43764
RSVP Chronic Disease Class - COPD on August 20, 2019 Aug 20, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Somerset Lane Apartments - 214 N Market St, Somerset, OH 43783
Perry County RSVP Presents an Elder Law, Estates, and Wills Workshop on August 27, 2019 Aug 27, 2019 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM — Covenant Community Church - 383 Park Ave, New Lexington, OH 43764
Women's Cancer Screening Clinic in Crooksville August 2019 Aug 28, 2019 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Shriver's Pharmacy - 120 S Buckeye St, Crooksville, OH 43701
Perry County Think Tank on Poverty August 2019 Meeting Aug 28, 2019 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM — St. Rose Parish Community Center - 120 North High St, New Lexington, OH 43764
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