News

July 11, 2016

Heat Warning in Effect

Huron County, ON – Temperatures and humidex levels are expected to be extreme for the next several days. The Huron County Health Unit is reminding the public to take care to prevent heat-related illnesses.

Huron County Council Discontinues Advanced Care Paramedic Program

Following a program review, County Council has voted to discontinue the Advanced Care Paramedic (ACP) Program effective immediately within the terms of the collective agreement.

Summer Hazards are Upon Us

Huron County – With the hot summer weather upon us the Huron County Health Unit wants to remind residents to be aware of hazards that come with it. Make sure to monitor the weather forecast and plan ahead for hot, sunny weather. Young children, babies and older adults are most at risk of experiencing illness […]

June 28, 2016

Funding Available for Home Renovations

Home repair, energy efficiency and accessible upgrades will become easier for low to moderate income homeowners in Huron County under a program funded by the provincial and federal governments and administered by the County.

June 27, 2016

Rabid Bat Found in Morris-Turnberry: Health Unit

A bat submitted for testing by the Huron County Health Unit was found to carry the rabies virus. The Huron County Health Unit reminds residents to avoid bat exposures.

June 24, 2016

Health Unit Advises on Food Recall, Hepatitis A Concerns.

The Huron County Health Unit is advising residents of a food recall by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency due to a likely Hepatitis A contamination.

New Hours for Bayfield, Brussels, and Zurich Libraries Starting in May

Starting the week of May 24th, several branches of the Huron County Library will have additional hours of operation.