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Pottawattamie County Recycling Center Recognized in Waste Advantage Magazine

posted 9/14/23 After five years of operation, the Pottawattamie County Rural Recycling Center continues to serve residents throughout the County, with goals to create even more avenues for local participation. In 2018, the Pottawattamie County Rural Recycling Center (PCRRC) was constructed in Oakland. The effort was made possible with support from the Iowa West Foundation and with the guidance of the Pottawattamie County Recycling Taskforce...

Regional CHIP 2023-2023

posted 8/22/23 The health departments of Douglas, Sarpy/Cass, and Pottawattamie counties, along with The Wellbeing Partners, are excited to unveil the 2023-2025 Metro Region Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP). The report is a culmination of all that we learned from community members and organizations. Read now at

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posted 8/7/23 Come join our team! We are currently hiring for the following positions! -On-Call Animal Control Officer -Full-Time Community Health Organizer -Part-Time Public Health Nurse II If you are interested in learning more about these positions or want to apply, visit

PCPH Along with Other Health Agencies use Dating Apps to get Head Start on MPOX Prevention

posted 6/29/23 PCPH along with Douglas County Health Department, Sarpy/Cass Health Department, and Three Rivers Public Health Department are teaming up with COMMANDO to launch an initiative to get a head start on prevention by warning about the risks of the disease and the need for vaccination.

PCPH Staff Wore Green for Mental Health Awareness Month

posted 5/19/23 Pottawattamie County Public Health participated in #WearGreenDay for Mental Health Awareness! We are proud to support Iowa Healthiest State Initiative to help end the stigma of mental health and do our part to #MakeItOk
Health: that optimal state of physical, mental, and environmental well-being that is a right and responsibility of all residents of Pottawattamie County.