Lincoln County Board of Health
January 11th, 2022 Public Meeting
Summary
By Sally Durham

0:00 Pledge of Allegiance

0:31 Roll call

1:33 Election of officer nominations

3:00 Josh Chairperson uncontested

3:30 Amy Vice chair uncontested

4:40 Patty elected for secretary

5:56 Public comment

6:15 Approval of minutes from November

6:56 Unfinished Business- Approval of mission statement, discussed language, adjustments to wording,

14:15 Area Liaisons

16:15 Program Reports Review. Increasing immunizations over past months. Disease numbers are up. Covid numbers, rapid tests don’t tell variant, 3 Syphilis cases reported, adopted CDC guidelines. Recommend isolation but not mandated, etc.

23:00 information about Omicron- symptoms are more sore throat and head cold. Hospitalizations down.

26.07 discuss covid positive healthcare workers

28:00 Health inspection report, discuss reimbursement by the state

30.34 ARP- Wastewater treatment and disposal report, solid waste report, and Libby landfill expansion project.

34:00 Tour of landfill report

35:57 Asbestos Report

39:02 City Rep Reports. Thanks from Eureka School Superintendent

40:07 Dr. Black

“Faith is taking the first step even when you can’t see the whole staircase.” - Martin Luther King Jr.