PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICT

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2014 Annual Report

March for Babies Walk, April 18, 2015

March of Dimes raises money to support lifesaving research and programs to save babies born prematurely or with birth defects. Locally, people from Waco, Temple, and Killeen communities come together to walk and raise money that helps give all babies a fighting chance.   All money raised for this event will stay her in our local community. Registration begins at 8 AM and walk begins at 9 AM. Join the Health District and the City of Waco at the Mayborn Mueseum on Saturday, April 18, 2015

Learn more about how you can participate and help save babies here

Proposed Smoking Amendments Presentation to Council on E-Cigarettes

Tax Season Help

University High School students will once again be offering free tax preparation. This is a completely free service and is run and operated by student volunteers.  Last year the students prepared 2,263 electronic tax returns for the people of Waco. These returns totaled over $4.3 million in refunds. 

When:  January 22nd – April 15th (Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays) 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: University High School, 3201 S. New Road in Waco

More information on the AJ Moore Tax Preparation Program

Weekly Flu Report

Flu Activity Report for the week of March 22nd-28th, 2015

Total: 22  Influenza-like illness: 7  Flu A:2  Flu B:13  Non-Differentiated: 0

For complete flu season history.

Greater Waco Food Environment Study 2014