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    Tri-County Overdose Prevention Partnership is hosting a virtual Night of Remembrance and Hope

    We would be honored to provide a platform to share stories of those impacted by substance misuse and overdose. Learn how to submit your story by Saturday, August 15, join in on the 31st to watch, or both. Details at www.ioad2020.com/submit Additional Info...
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    TCHD’s 90-day face covering order starts in areas of Adams, Arapahoe and Douglas Counties

    Today, Tri-County Health Department’s face covering order went into effect. The order was amended to align with Governor Polis’ statewide order that went into effect July 16. Read on...
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    TCHD's face covering order will stay in place for municipalities that haven’t opted out

    On July 8, 2020, the Board of Health of the Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) approved a public health order to require face coverings when out in public where social distancing cannot be maintained, with an opt-out provision for each county and city Read on...
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    Masks are critical to our recovery mandate or not

    Tri-County seeks to clear up confusion over mask mandate and timing as numbers of COVID-19 positive cases increase in recent weeks. Read on...
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    Tri-County Health Department issues Public Health Order requiring face coverings

    Today, Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) issued the Public Health Order Requiring Facial Coverings in Public Where Social Distancing Cannot be Maintained that was approved by its Board of Health on July 8. Read on...
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    New Public Health Report Provides Guidance for Safely Reopening Metro Denver Schools

    The safe reopening of schools is a critical step in promoting children’s health and well-being, and metro Denver’s school leaders have new guidance for how to safely approach this challenge. Read on...
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    TCHD to Draft Public Health Order Requiring Use of Face Masks, Communities can Opt Out

    At an online meeting today, July 8, the Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) Board of Health voted 5 to 4 in favor of a public health order requiring use of face masks in public places. Incidence rates have been rising in all three of the counties Read on...
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    Board of Health Actions

    Find out what resolutions were voted upon by the Board of Health during the last meeting. Additional Info...