Monday Dec 2
Committee to be resume meeting in Iroquois County
The Iroquois County Board's long-inactive health committee is expected to begin meeting again following the creation of a public health department serving exclusively Iroquois County.
Vote set on pulling out of health district
The Ford County Board has called a special meeting for Thursday afternoon to vote on withdrawing from the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department and to establish an independent health department serving only Ford County.
Interim health agency director on the job
Steven Williams began working as the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department's interim administrator Friday, as he met with the management team for the first time, visited both of the agency's offices and introduced himself to board of health members.
Iroquois board votes to leave health agency
The Iroquois County Board voted 12-7 this week to withdraw Iroquois County from the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department, setting in motion the process of ending the agency next summer.