The Village of Newtown accepts recognition at event on December 1, 2016.

Newtown (pop. 2,672) is located in southeastern part of Hamilton County, approximately 10 miles from downtown Cincinnati.  

How Newtown THRIVES!:

  • A Committed Community: In April 2016, the Newtown Village Council adopted the WeTHRIVE! Overall Resolution, solidifying a commitment to achieve a healthy community.
  • WeTHRIVE! Team Members: Becky Fairley, Joe Harten (council), Mark Kobasuk (mayor), Cheryl McConnell, and Hannah Smith.
  • Selected Pathway(s): Environmental Health, Emergency Preparedness


  • Community Health Assessment: Hamilton County Public Health compiled and shared findings from a Community Health Assessment at a community presentation on October 6, 2016. Results to a one question survey--"In your opinion, what are the most important issues that affect the health, safety, and well-being of your community?"--were also shared.

Get updates and information about WeTHRIVE!—Join the WeTHRIVE! Movement today! 

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April 10, 2017