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Mosquito complaints increased last year

...abandoned or neglected in the city.The Richmond County Health Department received 2,122 complaints through Augusta's...environmental health specialist with the Colum bia County Health Department.Thornhill urged residents to eliminate all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-17/mosquito-complaints-increased
Private pool inspection change sought

...clear that privately owned pools that are not open to the public should not be under the jurisdiction the local, county health department," he said.The bill does allow pool owners to request county inspections, and it permits local governments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-09/private-pool-inspection-chan
Richmond County teen pregnancy rate continues to fall

...Life Clinic and events put on by the Richmond County Health Department "that make gaining knowledge fun and easy for...condoms and leave," said Kelly Bushey, Richmond County Health Department manager. "Now, once a guy says he needs condoms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-01-30/richmond-county-teen-pregnan
Water park developer provides missing documents to Columbia County officials

...their records shows "no evidence that Mr. Bell has contacted EPD regarding this project."Chambers said the county health department regulates septic tanks, and is the local issuing authority regarding land disturbance."My understanding is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-09/water-park-developer-provide
Dogs kill retention pond goats

...kind of our mascots," he said.The goat pilot program put in place by the Augusta Commission and Richmond County Health Department last year had been heralded as a cost-effective way to maintain vegetation.Engineering Director Abie Ladson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-06/dogs-kill-retention-pond
Peggy Satcher

...Satcher was born in Camden, SC. She was a member of Edgefield First Baptist Church and retired from Edgefield County Health Department. Survivors include 1 son Richard (Marilyn) Satcher; 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchild; 2 sisters Carol...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174085214
Augusta Commission to discuss budget options

...Gordon pilot bus route and recreation department security.Plan "A" cuts 23 outside agencies, from Richmond County Health Department to Miracle Making Ministries, to 25 percent less than the agencies received in 2014, for a savings of $650...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-12/augusta-commission-discu
Ga. football banquet sickens students

...associated with many viruses and bacteria that could possibly be related to food-borne pathogens.The Fulton County Health Department said in a statement that they're doing laboratory tests and interviewing people who attended the banquet in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-12/ga-football-banquet-sickens-
CSRA Partnership for Community Health dissolving to let centers continue work

...but continue to volunteer for various health organizations.The partnership began in 1993 when the Richmond County Health Department, Richmond County Commission and University Hospital met to discuss ways to improve health care in the area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-03/csra-partnership-community-h
Westside High tuberculosis case investigated

...close contacts" are being tested by the Richmond County Health Department's TB staff.Richmond County school Superintendent...can also bring their children to the Richmond County Health Department at 950 Laney-Walker Blvd. for testing.This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-03/westside-high-tuberculosi