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Healthy Neighborhoods Program Lockport

The Niagara County Department of Health Healthy Neighborhoods Program, a free indoor environmental health and safety program, is now available in Lockport. The NYS grant funded program has been in existence in Niagara County since the mid 1990s, but until recently, focused most of its attention in the city of Niagara Falls. In 2015 the program moved its services to serve other municipalities, to i... »

Mosquitos in Erie County Test Positive for West Nile Virus

Residents Reminded to Eliminate Standing Water Where Mosquitoes Breed  ERIE COUNTY, NY—West Nile Virus (“WNV”) has been identified in a mosquito pool in Erie County, in the Town of Amherst. The New York State Department of Health (“NYSDOH”) regularly conducts this testing and recently identified this case. In an effort to protect the public, the Town of Amherst, routinely conducts mosquito surveil... »