Local

What are Tompkins County’s greatest health challenges?

What are Tompkins County’s greatest health challenges?

What are Tompkins County’s greatest health challenges today, and over the next five years?

That’s the subject of a new survey being conducted by the County Health Department called the Community Health Assessment.

Public Health Director Frank Kruppa says the survey will highlight the importance in understanding the health needs of the community.

Businesses, community members, non-profit agencies, schools and health care providers are all encouraged to take part in the assessment.

The survey must be completed by May 20. You can find it here: http://bit.ly/HealthPriority

More Local Headlines

in Local

Suspect indicted in killing of Rochester officer

Local_News41-620x400

The 38-year-old man accused of fatally shooting Rochester police officer Daryl Pierson has been indicted on six criminal counts, including aggravated murder.

in Local

“Cornell Now” campaign surpasses goal

cornell

Cornell has surpassed its $4.75 billion ‚ÄúCornell Now‚ÄĚ campaign goal, thanks to a record year of giving in 2014.

in Local

Nader campaigns for Green Party in NY

hawkins

Ralph Nader is stumping for the Green Party's New York gubernatorial candidate.

in Local

Investigation into Groton football hazing continues

football

Officials at Groton Central Schools, along with Groton Police, continue their investigation into a hazing incident involving the High School’s Varsity Football team.

in Local

Cuomo wants Astorino to release tax returns

cuomo_astorino

Governor Cuomo is calling on Republican opponent Rob Astorino to release five years of tax returns.