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JCDH Issues Hold on Sherman Industries Permit & Cancels Public Hearing

Published: 05/31/19

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For Immediate Release  |  For More Information, Call Wanda Heard at 205.930.1483


Birmingham, AL, May 31, 2019--The Jefferson County Department of Health (JCDH) has granted a request from Sherman Industries, LLC to place on hold air permit #4-07-2703-001-01 at 3240 Fayette Avenue, Birmingham, AL 35208. JCDH will cancel the public hearing and information meeting scheduled for June 6th at the Birmingham CrossPlex. The Department has placed on hold the pending permit application until a formal request from Sherman Industries, LLC is received. Upon receiving this request JCDH will notify the public before any further permitting actions are taken.





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The Jefferson County Department of Health (JCDH) was established in 1917.  JCDH serves as the primary resource for public health issues in Jefferson County. JCDH has four health centers strategically located throughout the county. JCDH is responsible for providing health care, preventing the spread of diseases, and protecting against outbreaks.  The Department of Health provides outpatient health care for Jefferson County’s underinsured and uninsured residents. JCDH health centers provide adult and child dental health, family planning, immunizations, maternity care, nutrition (WIC), case management, and Medicaid.  JCDH Disease Control Specialty Clinics include: Tuberculosis, Sexually Transmitted Disease, International Travel and Tot Shot Clinics. Vital Records can obtained for birth, death or marriage events that occurred in the state of Alabama.  Environmental Health Services is responsible for Air and Radiation, Food and Lodging, Community Assessment and Community Environmental Protection. For additional information please visit www.jcdh.org

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