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18
JUN

King County Board of Health meeting on June 21, 2018
The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 6/21/18. Topics on the agenda include a briefing on LOK-IT-UP Safe Firearm Storage Program, discussion and possible action on local hazardous waste management fees and healthy housing recommendations, and a Legislative update.

22
MAY

Seeking people exposed to rabid bat at UW
A rabid bat was found near Husky Stadium at the University of Washington (UW) on Saturday, May 19 and at least one person was bitten. Multiple people were likely exposed to the rabid bat. If you may have had contact with the bat, seek medical care immediately.

15
MAY

King County Board of Health meeting May 17, 2018
The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 5/17/18. Topics on the agenda include briefings on the state of the health of King County, setting rates for the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program, and a Legislative update.

9
MAY

Drug overdose deaths continue to increase
Drug and alcohol use caused the deaths of 379 King County residents in 2017—an increase from 348 in 2016—according to two new reports published today by Public Health – Seattle & King County and the University of Washington’s Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute.

17
APR

King County Board of Health meeting on April 19, 2018
The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on April 19, 2018. The agenda includes a briefing and possible action on a resolution on safer alternatives for chemicals, discussion and possible action on a rule and regulation relating to smokeless tobacco at sporting event sites, and a Legislative update.

11
APR

25th Anniversary of April Pools Day! Come enjoy family fun and free water time to get ready for the season
As we gear up for the outdoor swimming and water recreation season, it’s a great time for community members to get the information they need to enjoy the water safely. Families can enjoy free swim time and activities at over 19 participating city, county and private pools throughout the state. A list of participating pools is available www.kingcounty.gov/april-pools

11
APR

25 ° aniversario del Día de las Piscinas en abril iVen a disfrutar de las piscinas con toda tu familia y recibe información y prepararte para la temporada del calor!
Más de 19 piscinas de la ciudad, el condado y sitios privados participarán en el 25 ° aniversario del Día de las Piscinas en abril. Tendrán tiempo libre de natación y juegos sin costos. Una lista de piscinas participantes está disponible: www.kingcounty.gov/april-pools

13
MAR

King County Board of Health meeting on March 15, 2018
The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on March 15, 2018. The agenda includes briefings on setting rates for the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program, on homelessness and health, and a Legislative update. A resolution supporting hygiene infrastructure for people living homeless and unsheltered will be discussed and potentially acted on.

13
FEB

King County Board of Health meeting on February 15, 2018
The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 2/15/18. Topics on the agenda include discussion and possible action regarding the election of Chair and Vice Chairs and the Standing Advisory Committee on Health Care for the Homeless Network, the Board of Health work plan, Healthcare for the Homeless employee evaluation, and other related issues.

17
JAN

King County Board of Health meeting on January 18, 2018
The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 1/18/18. Topics on the agenda include a briefing on the County's lawsuit against opioid manufacturers, discussion and possible action regarding a Resolution relating to reproductive rights, a Rule & Regulation relating to tobacco free parks, and a Legislative update.

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