Tazewell County Health Dept.

During regular business hours (M-F 8a.m.-4:30p.m.), contact the health department at its regular number 309-925-5511. For an AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY, contact the health department emergency phone at 309-303-1375 or Environmental Health at 309-303-1381.

In order to receive immunizations through TCHD, you must bring your insurance information and current immunization records. As always, please check with your particular provider/plan for network status of TCHD and if your plan covers immunizations. For insurance plans, click on Immunization Clinics under Clinical on our main menu. We accept payment by cash, check, debit and credit. We are not able to accept health savings account cards. If you have questions about vaccines, please call extension 290. Thank you!
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CLOSED LOOP WELL ORDINANCE COMMENT PERIOD OPEN

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CLOSED LOOP WELL ORDINANCE

COMMENT PERIOD OPEN

 

Effective November 25, 2013 Illinois Department of Public Health amended the IDPH Illinois Water Well Construction Code to include Closed Loop Well Requirements.

 

Tazewell County currently has an ordinance for geothermal wells. However, in order for Tazewell County to be in compliance with the new State requirements, the current Title 6-Chapter 9 Geothermal Systems Closed Loop Wells ordinance needs to be revised.  IDPH developed a model ordinance that this proposal is designed after.

 

Please review the proposed ordinance below and send any comments back to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . The comment period will remain open for 30 days. 

 

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IEMA Encourages People to Plan for Emergencies

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IEMA Encourages People to Plan for Emergencies

‘Don’t Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today’ is Theme for National Preparedness Month in September 

SPRINGFIELD – Since the beginning of 2015, Illinois residents have endured blizzard conditions, tornadoes, flooding, windstorms and excessive heat. For some, this weather caused temporary inconveniences, such as power outages or blocked roads. However, hundreds of others in Illinois are still working to get their lives...
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NEW CLINIC TIMES starting Sept. 1, 2015

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Effective September 1, 2015:

TB testing is available on: Mondays from 8-11 and 1-4.

                                                Tuesdays from...
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School Immunizations – New Certificate of Religious Exemption Requirement

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School Immunizations – New Certificate of Religious Exemption Requirement

Exemption certificate requires health care provider signature

SPRINGFIELD – Parents or legal guardians who object, for religious reasons, to their child being immunized for school entrance must submit a Certificate of Religious Exemption, which now must be signed by a health care provider.  Signed into law on August 3, 2015, this new legislation requires a health care provider to sign the certificate...
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Illinois American Water Lifts Boil Water Order for Majority of Customers and Updates Traffic Alert in Pekin District

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Illinois American Water Lifts Boil Water Order for Majority of Customers and Updates Traffic Alert in Pekin District

Pekin, Ill. (Aug. 12, 2015) – The boil water order issued yesterday has been lifted for the majority of customers.  While crews worked around the clock to make repairs, they were able to continue water service and water pressure to customers.  Therefore, it is no longer necessary for these customers to boil water before drinking or cooking. 

Approximately 40...
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