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2021 Media Releases

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July 22, 2021 West Nile Virus Detected in Kent County Mosquitoes Kent County Health Department
July 14, 2021 Community Health Improvement Process Now Open | Spanish Kent County Health Department
July 6, 2021 Kent County Health Department Partners with Seeds of Promise and Grand Rapids Proactive to Provide COVID-19 Vaccine | Spanish Kent County Health Department
June 30, 2021 Kent County Offices Closed in Observance of Independence Day Kent County
June 24, 2021 Kent County Board of Commissioners Selects New County Administrator | Spanish Kent County Board of Commissioners
June 22, 2021 Kent County Health Department and the Grand Rapids Red Project Partner for Free HIV Testing and Education | Spanish Kent County District Court
June 17, 2021 63rd District Court Advances to Phase Three; Adopts New Procedures for Court Users Kent County District Court
June 16, 2021 Kent County Hosting COVID-19 Vaccine Pop-Up Clinics in Honor of Juneteenth | Spanish Kent County
June 15, 2021 Kent County Gateways for Growth Steering Committee Hiring New Welcome Plan Coordinator | Spanish | Vietnamese Kent County
June 9, 2021 Kent County Probate Court Entered Phase Two Kent County Probate Court
June 3, 2021 Nearly 400 Acres of Riverfront Land Acquisition Deal Expands Kent County Park System | Spanish | Chief Hazy Cloud Park ariel view | Proposed connection to Ada Township's Roselle Park Kent County Parks
May 28, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
May 26, 2021 Kent County Offices Closed in Observance of Memorial Day Kent County
May 17, 2021 Kent County Probate Court Announces New E-Filing System for Adult Conservatorship Cases Kent County Probate Court
May 14, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
May 13, 2021 Kent County Health Department Opens Up 200 Vaccine Appointments for 12-15-Year-Olds | Spanish Kent County Health Department
May 7, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
May 7, 2021 Joint Press Release Regarding School COVID-19 Quarantine | Spanish Kent County Health Department
May 6, 2021 Kent County Hires First Chief Inclusion Officer | Spanish Kent County
May 3, 2021 A Year of Crisis and Community Collaboration: Kent County’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Kent County
May 1, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
April 30, 2021 Kent County Health Department Changes Guidance on COVID-19 Quarantine Period  |  Spanish Kent County Health Department
April 23, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Available Kent County Health Department
April 19, 2021 Kent County Treasurer’s Office Launches New Online Payment Service Kent County Treasurer
April 16, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
April 14, 2021 Kent County Probate Court will be returning to Phase 1 Kent County Probate Court
April 9, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
April 2, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
March 30, 2021 West Michigan Vaccine Clinic to Expand Vaccine Eligibility | Spanish Kent County Health Department
March 26, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
March 25, 2021 Kent County Waives 2021 Food Service Licensing Fees | Spanish Board of Commissioners
March 19, 2021 Kent County Sees Increase in COVID-19 Positivity Rate | Spanish Kent County Health Department
March 18, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccine - Show a lot of Love, Get a Shot of Love, Church Leaders Say Kent County
March 18, 2021 KCHD releases Community Health Needs Assessment | Spanish Kent County Health Department
March 12, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
March 10, 2021 Lakeshore Regional Entity Substance Abuse Oversight Policy Board Vacancy Kent County
March 5, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
March 3, 2021 KCHD Statement on Expanding Vaccine Eligibility Kent County Health Department
February 26, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Update Kent County Health Department
February 25, 2021 Kent County Health Department Continues Making Progress on Reducing Lead Exposure Despite Pandemic Shutdown | Spanish | Video Kent County Health Department
February 24, 2021 Kent County Health Department Maintains National Accreditation Status through the Public Health Accreditation Board Kent County Health Department
February 19, 2021 Kent County Health Department Administers 20 Thousandth Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine Kent County
February 16, 2021 Kent County Awarded Excellence in Financial Reporting Kent County
February 15, 2021 Kent County Board of Commissioners Chair Establishes Broadband Subcommittee Board of Commissioners
February 12, 2021 Kent County Negotiates New Terms For DeVos Place Vaccine Clinic County Kent County
February 8, 2021 U.K. COVID-19 B.1.1.7 Confirmed in Kent County Kent County Health Department
January 22, 2021 Kent County Spectrum Health and Mercy Health in Collaboration With Vaccinate West Michigan Launch Large-Scale Vaccine Site in Downtown Grand Rapids | Spanish Kent County Health Department, Spectrum Health, Mercy Health
January 22, 2021 Kent County, Mercy Health, Spectrum Health Host COVID-19 Vaccine Media Briefing Kent County Health Department
January 15, 2021 Kent County Offices Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day Kent County
January 8, 2021 Registration for Additional Select Phases of COVID-19 Vaccinations Opens Today | Spanish Kent County
January 6, 2021 Statement from Board Chair Mandy Bolter, Vice-Chair Stan Stek and Minority Vice-Chair Phil Skaggs on behalf of the Kent County Board of Commissioners Denouncing the Protests and Violence Occurring at the U.S. Capitol Kent County
January 5, 2021 Kent County Board of Commissioners Selects New Leadership and Welcomes Four New Commissioners Board of Commissioners
January 5, 2021 Kent County Community Action to Hold Food Distribution Event on Thursday Community Action
January 1, 2021 Kent County Probate Court Urges Public to Prepare for Vaccination of Incapacitated Family Members Probate Court
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