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Jul 20, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Announces City's Opioid Addiction Treatment Expansion


Jul 20, 2017 Chicago Department of Public Health Kicks off Second Year of #StopZika Citywide Campaign


Jul 19, 2017 Healthy Chicago 2.0 Community Seed Grants Awarded


Jul 14, 2017 Chicago Department of Public Health Announces Town Hall Meetings To Discuss New Policy Ideas To Improve the Health Of Chicago’s Youth


Jun 22, 2017 Statement from Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Julie Morita, M.D. on the release of the Senate Healthcare Bill


Jun 14, 2017 City Health Department Encourages West Nile Virus Prevention


May 30, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Announces City Expansion of HIV Services Yields Historic 400 Percent Increase in Number of Individuals Served


May 30, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Announces Teen Birthrate at Historic Low


May 25, 2017 Chicago Health Department and 13 Others Bolster Senators’ Fight Against New Health Care Bill


May 23, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Accepts National Award Recognizing City’s Health Policies


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