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NEWS FROM NAPA COUNTY
August 23, 2013
Issue: Vol 3 Issue 17
West Nile Virus shows up in Napa County
The Public Health Division has confirmed that Napa County has seen its first case of the year of West Nile Virus in a human, and also its first instance of a dead bird confirmed to have the virus. Thankfully, the human patient has fully recovered. But do you know what to do to prevent WNV in yourself and your family?
Visit our WNV pages to find out more
Wondering about health care reform? Here's help.
In September and October, our Health and Human Services Agency and many community health care partners will host a series of informational meetings,
, to help residents understand the changes associated with the Affordable Health Care Act.
Sept. 3 in Napa
Sept. 10 in American Canyon
Oct. 8 in Calistoga
. More information in
Planning staff releases Draft EIR for new jail
The Draft Environmental Impact Report for a possible new jail near Napa State Hospital and the Syar Quarry is available now for review and comment. The report outlines the project and alternatives, discusses the forseeable impacts the alternatives would have, and proposes how to mitigate them. The comment period ends Sept. 30.
Find out how to view the document and how to comment here
These folks are BUSY!
Check out the summer edition of Public Works Progress, the quarterly newsletter from our PW staff, to get the latest information on the Devlin Road projects in the Airport area, Napa River restoration projects, bridge replacement projects, the Vine Trail and more! You can read the Summer 2013 edition and check out all of the Current Projects on our
Public Works Dept page
Honoring a century of living
On Sept. 24, the Board of Supervisors and the Town of Yountville will honor Napa County's centenarians, those who are at least 100 years of age. Have you, or someone in your life, seen ten decades of history evolve?
Find out how to take part.
Support recovery from drugs or alcohol
It takes a community to help someone recover from drug or alcohol addiction. Be part of the solution at the National Recovery Month Walk and Rally/Resource Fair on Sept. 18 at Veterans Park in Napa, from 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sponsored by the County's
Division of Alcohol and Drug Services
, and the
Advisory Board on Alcohol and Drug Programs
Find out more.
Free flu vaccine clinics set
Again this year, Public Health will offer free influenza vaccine to anyone over the age of 3. The clinics, which take place at various sites in the county, start in September.
See the clinic schedule and other information
on our website.
Upcoming Board of Supervisors meetings
The next regular meeting of the Napa County Board of Supervisors is Sept. 10. You can check agendas, research minutes or watch recorded meetings
at any time on our website
Sept. 2 - Most County offices will be closed for Labor Day
On Monday, Sept. 2, most County offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day. Some 24-hour operations, such as the
Juvenile Justice Center
, will be open. Please call ahead before visiting to ensure the services you need will be available.
Aug. 26 - Library Computer Boot Camp
Sept. 2 - Labor Day. Most County offices closed
Sept. 3 - HealthCare Napa meeting in Napa
Sept. 3 - Informese Acerca de HealthCare Napa
Sept. 3 - Needlecrafts @ Your Library
Sept. 6 - Library Foundation LitStroll fundraiser
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