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Posted on: December 14, 2021

Arapahoe County formally begins process for creating single-county health department

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The Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners (Board) has taken its latest step toward forming a single-county health department by clarifying its intention to depart the multi-county Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) partnership after Dec. 31, 2022. The B...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

County Board to determine next steps after Adams County departure from Tri-County Health partnership

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The Adams County decision to leave the Tri-County Health Department on Tuesday, Oct. 20 means that Arapahoe County will likely have to create its own public health department as well. After Adams County announced its intentions, the Arapahoe County Board ...

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Arapahoe County Commissioners review public health agency options

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On Tuesday, Oct. 12, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners heard a presentation that will help determine the best path forward for the County’s future public health agency operations. 

Earlier this year, Arapahoe and Adams counties&a...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Arapahoe County commissioners hear consultants’ updates on potential Tri-County Health breakup

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This week, the Arapahoe Board of County Commissioners (Board) hosted a study session to view preliminary information about the future of the Tri-County Health Department and the County’s relationship with the public health agency.

After D...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Arapahoe County Board considering next steps with Tri-County Health

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On Monday, Aug. 30, the Tri-County Health Department Board of Health (BOH) issued a new public health order (PHO) about mandatory masking in schools that rescinded Arapahoe County’s ability to opt out. 

The Arapahoe County Board ...

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