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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Unified Command to offer three vaccination clinics per week with evening hours

Vaccine Livestream

LAWRENCE – As Douglas County Unified Command partners have made progress on COVID vaccinations, they will adjust the schedule next week by offering three clinics instead of two with late afternoon and evening hours at the Dougl...

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Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health
Posted on: April 9, 2021

LDCPH honors 2021 Health Champions for roles during COVID-19 pandemic response

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As part of National Public Health Week 2021, Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health honored its local health officers and Douglas County Emergency Management staff for their work and leadership during the community’s COVID-19 response.

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Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health
Posted on: April 3, 2021

New traffic entry for fairgrounds vaccine appointments beginning April 7

O'Connell Map Vaccine Clinics

LAWRENCE, KS – Beginning Monday, April 5, Douglas County District Court will start using the Douglas County Fairgrounds for court proceedings. District Court will be using Flory Meeting Hall and Building 21, which should be accessed fro...

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Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Douglas County rises in health rankings to 7th in Health Outcomes, 2nd in Health Factors in Kansas

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LAWRENCE – Douglas County improved to the top 10 in Kansas in Health Factors and Health Outcomes, according to the County Health Rankings report released today by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Heal...

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Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health
Posted on: March 15, 2021

Guidelines for Weddings and Wedding Receptions under March 9 Health Order

Smart and Safe

A new local public health order took effect on March 10. Here are Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health's updated guidelines for weddings and wedding receptions. You can also read the full local health order. Anyone with questions about complianc...

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Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health
Posted on: March 9, 2021

New public health order removes hour of operations restrictions for restaurants, bars

DgCo Guidelines_updated March 10

LAWRENCE – Public health leaders have updated the local public health order to expand the mass gathering limit and have now removed restrictions on hours of operation for venues and establishments serving food and drinks indoors. The new order is...

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Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health
Posted on: November 7, 2019

We've Changed Our Name

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Our promise to the community illustrates so much more than can be confined into four walls of a building.

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

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