Transmitting informational communication relative to Public Health Mutual Aid Agreements.
# 24A CM September 12, 2006
Recommend accept the recommendation and adoption of the accompanying order that the City Council hereby authorizes the City Manager to enter into an intermunicipal agreement with one or more cities or towns to provide public health services which the Public Health Division of the Department of Health and Human Services is authorized to perform.
Transmitting informational communication relative to the annual influenza vaccine clinic.
# 24A CM January 16, 2007
Transmitting informational communication relative to the availability of flu shots and information regarding the upcoming flu season.
# 24A CM October 31, 2006
Transmitting informational communication relative to the Worcester Regional Tobacco Control Collaborative (WRTCC).
# 24A CM December 12, 2006
Transmitting informational communication relative to the Department of Environmental Protection's (DEP) recertification of the City's Public Health Laboratory and water quality monitoring standards.
# 24A CM March 27, 2007
Request City Manager request the City Solicitor to provide City Council with an opinion whether or not residential tenants have rights to require their landlords to install a radon remediation system if the levels of radon are found to exceed adaptable levels as a result of testing brought about by the proper installation and operation of testing equipment provided through programs offered by the Massachusetts or City of Worcester Departments of Public Health.
Request the City Manager inform the City Council whether or not all buildings under the City's ownership and jurisdiction have been tested to determine radon levels.
Request City Manager provide City Council with a copy of the federal mandate that testing be conducted to determine radon levels in public school buildings.
Request City Manager work with our local legislative delegation to bring about state legislation that would require that routine radon testing be performed whenever real estate ownership transfer containing residential unit(s) takes place.