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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Health Department hosting focus groups in Douglas County

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The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department and community partners will be hosting focus groups across Douglas County to learn more about the conditions and causes of key health issues in the county.

Residents are encouraged to attend one of the followin...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Climb Out of Darkness event set for June 24

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Lawrence resident Emily Winters is organizing a “Climb Out of the Darkness Meet-up and Climb” event from 9 a.m. to noon June 24 at Clinton Lake’s Overlook Park, 801 N. 1402 Road. The event’s goal is to raise awarene...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Volunteers needed for Loop bike/ped count

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Volunteers are needed to manually count bicycles/pedestrians and conduct intercept surveys at several locations along the Lawrence Loop. Data collected on bicycling and walking will assist the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department in its Lawrence Loop...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Health Department director, planner selected for national initiative

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Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department Director Dan Partridge and Community Health Planner Charlie Bryan are among 40 public health leaders selected for The Kresge Foundation’s Emerging Leaders in Public Health initiative.

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