Don't Spend Your Spring Break Making Trips to the Bathroom

Mar 07, 2018
Whether you spend spring break partying in a city, exploring a different country or getting some R&R at home, don’t let food safety take a vacation.  

Take the Summit County EMA Community Survey

Feb 05, 2018
Summit County needs your help to evaluate natural, technological and human caused disasters in our area. The Summit County Emergency Management Agency is interested in obtaining feedback from residents and people who work in Summit County...

Press Release - Influenza Data Dashboard

Jan 26, 2018
Media Contact: Cory Kendrick, Summit County Public Health (330) 926-5685   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Influenza Data Dashboard Akron, Ohio – Summit County Public Health (SCPH) has released an interactive Influenza Dashboard to assist Summit...

Press Release - Flu Status in Summit County

Jan 12, 2018
Media Contact: Leanne Beavers, BSN, RN, Summit County Public Health (330) 926-5617 Marlene Martin, PIO, Summit County Public Health (330) 926-5774 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Flu Status In Summit County Akron, Ohio – Summit County Public Health...

Lakemore bans smoking in most recreation areas

Dec 05, 2017
See this article in the West Side Leader about how Summit County Public Health is working with a local community to reduce chronic disease burden through no-smoking policies: Lakemore bans smoking in most recreation areas  

Opiate Epidemic: Summit County Executive Declares State of Emergency

Dec 05, 2017
See this article from the Akron Beacon Journal regarding Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro's recent declaration of a state of emergency due to the opiate epidemic: Summit County executive declares state of emergency over opiate...