Posted on: September 12, 2017

Reduce Dust When Planting Winter Rye Grass

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Reduce Dust When Planting Winter Rye Grass

 

(PHOENIX, AZ) — Maricopa County Air Quality Department (MCAQD) encourages commercial properties and residents to reduce dust this fall when switching to winter rye grass. The process,...

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Air Quality
Posted on: August 31, 2017

Maricopa County Public Health Sees Increase in Rabies Cases in Animals

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PHOENIX (August 31, 2017) – As we enter into the Labor Day weekend, the Maricopa County Department of Public Health is urging residents to make sure that their dogs and cats are up-to-date on rabies vaccinations after three bats tested positive for rabies...

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Public Health
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Maricopa County Public Health Launches Spanish Website SomosSaludPublica.org

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PHOENIX (Aug. 16, 2017) – In order to ensure Spanish-speaking residents are kept up to date on emergent public health issues and programming, Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) is proud to launch its first Spanish website, www.SomosSaludP...

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Public Health
Posted on: July 21, 2017

Maricopa County Reports its First West Nile Death of Season, Community Urged to ‘Fight the Bite’

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PHOENIX (July 21, 2017) – The Maricopa County Department of Public Health is reminding the community to prevent mosquito bites with 19 human cases of West Nile virus infection reported this season, including one death. The individual who died wa...

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Public Health