Portage County Health District expanded to include the city of Ravenna, resulting in enhanced services for Ravenna. Simultaneously, the health district and the city of Kent engaged in a joint community health improvement planning process that has successfully engaged numerous partners in countywide efforts to further protect and promote the health of all residents.
It is included in the CJS Resource Library under the categories listed below. Select a link to find other resources in that category.
- Consolidation of Services: Merger of Ravenna Health Department with the General Health District
- Governance: Intergovernmental agreements
- Regionalization: Local versus regional identities
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- Why? / Phase One: Strengthen the public health system without increasing costs.