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May 4, 2017 Statement from Chicago Health Commissioner on American Health Care Act


Apr 24, 2017 CDPH Raises Awareness for Whooping Cough Prevention and Expanded Vaccination Opportunities


Apr 10, 2017 Chicago Department of Public Health Launches New Office of Chronic Disease Prevention and Control


Apr 7, 2017 Chicago Earns EPA/DOE Award for Energy Efficiency


Mar 24, 2017 CDPH Launches Citywide Menstrual Equity Effort to Increase Awareness and Access to Feminine Hygiene Products


Feb 17, 2017 City of Chicago Awarded Gold Medal AND RANKED IN TOP FIVE NATIONALLY for Policies that Improve Residents’ Quality of Life


Feb 15, 2017 Chicago Board Of Health Calls on All Providers to Adopt Policies to Protect and Support Immigrants


Jan 20, 2017 Chicago’s Predictive Analytics System Recognized by Harvard as a 2016 Top Innovation in Government


Jan 12, 2017 Citywide Mental Health Steering Commitee Announces Free Mental Health Awareness Training


Jan 9, 2017 Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Pilot Program to Develop Vacant Homes in Areas in Need of Investment and Jobs


Dec 21, 2016 Chicago Department of Public Health Announces New LGBTQ Community Liaison


Dec 12, 2016 Report: Proposed Englewood Line Trail Could Mean Health Opportunities for Englewood and West Englewood Residents


Dec 1, 2016 CDPH releases annual HIV/STI Surveillance Report outlining city’s continued progress in reducing HIV transmission


Nov 13, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Reiterates Chicago's Status as Sanctuary City


Nov 11, 2016 Nobody Quits Like Chicagoland Returns November 13-18 to Raise Awareness of the Importance to Quit Smoking


Oct 7, 2016 City of Chicago Partners with Cook County Health to Expand Mental Health Services for Residents in 2017


Oct 6, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Proposes a Series of Measures to Combat Heroin Addiction in Chicago and Cook County


Sep 26, 2016 Six Community Based Organizations Awarded Inaugural Healthy Chicago Seed Grants


Sep 23, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces New School-Based Health Center at Drake Elementary to Serve Students and Bronzeville Families


Sep 22, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Outlines Comprehensive Public Safety Strategy