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 Public Hearing May 26, 2016 for PHHS Block Grant


​This Thursday, the OHA Public Health Division is holding a hearing to take public comments on our proposal for the use of funds from the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant.

May 26, 2016 from 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Portland State Office Building, Room 1C
800 NE Oregon Street, Portland, OR 97232
By phone: Call 1-888-251-2909 and use code 8975738#

PDF DocumentPublic hearing notice
PDF DocumentAgenda
PDF DocumentWork plan proposal

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