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.  

strong>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. The Environmental Health resolution was adopted on February 14, 2017, and the Emergency Preparedness resolution was adopted by the Village Council on March 14, 2017.
  • 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.

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April 10, 2017