Public Health Issues

  1. Medical Services

    1. Prescription Discount Card

    2. Other Resources

  2. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    For information on how to protect yourself and your family from carbon monoxide poisoning.

  3. Disease Vectors & Pests

    1. Rabies

      Information about rabies from the PA Department of Agriculture

    2. West Nile Virus

      Information about West Nile Virus and the disease vector, mosquitos.

    3. Lyme Disease

      Information from the CDC on Lyme Disease and its vector, the deer tick.

    4. H1N1 (Swine Flu)

      Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides up-to-date information on the H1N1 (Swine) Flu.

  4. Indoor Air Quality

    For residents interested in indoor air quality, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has the following site with good information.

  5. Lead in the Home

    For residents wanting information on lead and lead-based paints in the home, the Center for Disease Control has a helpful website.

  6. Mold in the Home

    For residents wanting information on mold in the home, EPA has information at it's Indoor Air Quality website.

  7. Smoking in Public Buildings

    The Clean Indoor Air Act, Act 27 of 2008, was signed into law on June 13, 2008. The legislation prohibits smoking in a public place or a workplace and lists examples of what is considered a public place.

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