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News / Events

  • Public Health Weekly Beach Report - July 12, 2019

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/July 12, 2019 - Hastings and Prince Edward County Hastings Prince Edward Public Health monitors bathing beach water quality at designated public beaches within our jurisdiction through the collection and analyses of water samples for the presence of E.coli bacteria.

  • Public Health Heat Warning

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/Friday, July 5, 2019 – Hastings Prince Edward Public Health is issuing a heat warning to advise residents of Hastings and Prince Edward Counties of the hot and humid weather today into tomorrow which can lead to adverse health effects. Heat illnesses include heat stroke, heat exhaustion, heat fainting, heat edema (swelling of hands, feet and ankles), heat rash and heat cramps (muscle cramps). 

  • Public Health Weekly Beach Report - July 5, 2019

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/July 5, 2019 - Hastings and Prince Edward County Hastings Prince Edward Public Health monitors bathing beach water quality at designated public beaches within our jurisdiction through the collection and analyses of water samples for the presence of E.coli bacteria.

  • Public Health Weekly Beach Report - June 28, 2019

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/June 28, 2019 - Hastings and Prince Edward County Hastings Prince Edward Public Health monitors bathing beach water quality at designated public beaches within our jurisdiction through the collection and analyses of water samples for the presence of E.coli bacteria. When E.coli bacteria levels exceed the provincial standard, the bathing beach is considered to be unsafe for swimming and the following warning sign is posted at the beach:

  • Public Health Weekly Beach Report - June 21, 2019

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/June 21, 2019 - Hastings and Prince Edward County Hastings Prince Edward Public Health monitors bathing beach water quality at designated public beaches within our jurisdiction through the collection and analyses of water samples for the presence of E.coli bacteria.

  • Public Health Weekly Beach Report - June 14, 2019

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/June 14, 2019 - Hastings and Prince Edward County Hastings Prince Edward Public Health monitors bathing beach water quality at designated public beaches within our jurisdiction through the collection and analyses of water samples for the presence of E.coli bacteria.

  • Public Health Weekly Beach Report - June 7, 2019

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/June 7, 2019 - Hastings and Prince Edward County Hastings Prince Edward Public Health monitors bathing beach water quality at designated public beaches within our jurisdiction through the collection and analyses of water samples for the presence of E.coli bacteria.

  • Board of Health Update - June 2019

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/June 5, 2019

    Today, the Hastings Prince Edward Board of Health held its monthly meeting for June, 2019.

    HPEPH Asks Province to Reconsider Alcohol Policy Changes

  • Public Health Weekly Beach Report - May 31, 2019

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/May 31, 2019 - Hastings and Prince Edward County Hastings Prince Edward Public Health monitors bathing beach water quality at designated public beaches within our jurisdiction through the collection and analyses of water samples for the presence of E.coli bacteria.

  • Silver Chain Challenge Begins June 1

    Belleville, ON, May 30, 2019 - For the first time ever, Hastings and Prince Edward Counties will be taking part in the Silver Chain Challenge, which begins Saturday, June 1. By participating in the Challenge, residents across Eastern Ontario will be engaging in a friendly competition for the highest number of kilometres biked and walked.