DPH Seeks Public Input On Preventative Health and Health Services Future Spending

September 13, 2013

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) will seek public comment on the Georgia fiscal year 2012 Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant. In an effort to strengthen community involvement, a public hearing will be held on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 2 Peachtree Street, NW, Room 7-420, Atlanta, GA, 30303-3142.

The hearing will allow members of the public, special interest groups, and lawmakers to voice their opinions on the work plan and deliverables in the fiscal year 2012 Preventative Health and Health Services Block Grant.  Comments may be presented in person at the public hearing or submitted in writing to Jessica Stevermer, Principal Investigator, PHBG, Georgia Department of Public Health, 2 Peachtree St., N.W., #15-233, Atlanta, Georgia 30303. Comments may also be submitted electronically to jestevermer@dhr.state.ga.us.  Comments must be received by 5 p.m., Tuesday, September 17th.  

Anyone attending the meeting must sign in and present photo identification at the security desk, located on the north side of the 2 Peachtree lobby to pick up a badge to access the meeting.  Anyone needing special assistance is asked to contact DPH in advance.