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  • Public Health Weekly Beach Report - July 21, 2017

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/July 21, 2017 - 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 - July 14, 2017

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/ July 14, 2017 - 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 - July 7, 2017

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/ July 7, 2017 - 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 30, 2017

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/June 30, 2017 - 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:
  • HPEPH Honours 150th New Smoking Cessation Client to Celebrate Canada 150

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/June 28, 2017 – Hastings Prince Edward Public Health has already helped more than 150 clients try to quit smoking this year. To celebrate Canada's 150, as well as recognize the ongoing efforts of those who are trying to quit smoking, HPEPH is recognizing it's 150th smoking cessation client of this year.

  • Public Health Weekly Beach Report - June 23, 2017

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/ June 23, 2017 - 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 16, 2017

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/ June 16, 2017-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 9, 2017

     
    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/June 9, 2017 - 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:
     
  • Board of Health Monthly Meeting Highlights - June 2017

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties/June 7, 2017 — The Board of Health for Hastings Prince Edward Public Health (HPEPH) held its regular monthly meeting in Belleville today.

    New Members Welcomed to Board of Health

    Maureen Piercy - Board Chair, welcomed two new members to the Board of Health. Joy Martin and Dr. Craig Ervine have both been appointed to the Board for a three year term, which began May 10, 2017.

  • Skip the Tan

    Hastings and Prince Edward Counties / June 6, 2017 - With summer approaching, residents may be seeking a ‘summer glow’. This year, Hastings Prince Edward Public Health (HPEPH) is encouraging residents, particularly young people, to “skip the tan” in order to avoid the negative effects of ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun and/or tanning beds.