National Minority Health Month

April is observed as National Minority Health Month to raise awareness about health disparities affecting racial and ethnic minority populations. It was originally a one-week observance established by Dr. Booker T. Washington in April 1915 as the Negro Health Week, … Read More

Stormwater Awareness Week

October 7 – 13 has been designated as Stormwater Awareness Week and Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District and communities across central Ohio are urging residents to “Be the Change for Clean Water” and to take action. Common items that … Read More

National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month (NPM), recognized each September, provides an opportunity to remind us that we all must prepare ourselves and our families now and throughout the year. This NPM will focus on planning, with an overarching theme: Disasters Happen. Prepare … Read More