New Special Operations Building Opens

On a bright, warm North Carolina afternoon about 50 people gathered for the grand opening celebration of Guilford County’s newest building. The law enforcement special operations building has been in the works for about three years and opened to the public in late May. The cutting edge building will allow the department’s most specialized units…

Guilford local foods

Local Foods Week Celebration

By Karen Neil What do red ripe tomatoes, corn on the cob, cucumbers, green beans and okra all have in common? They are summer vegetables being harvested right now. Every Saturday morning, thousands flock to the local farmers’ markets where small food producers from Guilford County and the surrounding area sell their fresh fruits and…


Citizen Input Requested for Setting Health Priorities from the 2016 Guilford County Community Health Assessment Data (Health Information)

Every three years, Public Health and local hospitals complete an assessment of the community’s health. This spring, Public Health staff and community volunteers conducted door-to-door surveys with over 400 community residents. Now, the Guilford County Department of Health & Human Services, Public Health Division and community partners are hosting another community meeting to share survey…