Post Tagged with: "department of health"

Washington, D.C. authorities are exploring ways to control the city's growing rodent population, which has contributed to fires, chewed wires, contaminated food and destroyed packaging.

Undeterred by City Efforts, Rat Population Booms

Despite Washington, D.C.’s ongoing efforts to control its rat population, the number of resident complaints to the city are expected to continue to increase after reaching an all-time high in 2017. The D.C. rat population is rapidly growing because of a number of factors, including its increasing human population and[Read More…]

by August 31, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

District Reports Seventh Consecutive Year of HIV Cases Decline

The Washington, D.C., Department of Health announced a decrease in new HIV cases among District residents for the seventh consecutive year in a report published Feb. 2. The DOH’s interim HIV/AIDS surveillance report used preliminary data from recorded patients in 2014 to form its assessment. Under current law, doctors and[Read More…]

by February 23, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Sweetgreen Reopens After Food Code Violations

The D.C. Department of Health closed the Georgetown Sweetgreen for health code violations Monday evening, and the restaurant remained closed through Tuesday. Sweetgreen, located at 3333 M St. NW, posted a sign Monday evening indicating that the business was closed for violations of the food code. According to the DOH inspection report, Monday’s inspection[Read More…]

by August 21, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Dean & Deluca Closed After Health Inspection

Rodent droppings and cockroaches were among the eight critical and 11 non-critical health violations cited in Wednesday’s Department of Health inspection that forced gourmet grocery store Dean & Deluca to close its Georgetown location temporarily. The market section of the store, located at 3276 M St., reopened for business Thursday, but the[Read More…]

by February 8, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Dept. of Health Reports Six Critical Health Violations at Leo’s

D.C.’s Department of Health gave O’Donovan Hall a level three, or “moderate risk,” rating after its most recent inspection of the cafeteria, citing six critical violations of the D.C. Health Code. According to the DoH’s report, six critical violations would typically result in the immediate closure of a facility. Georgetown’s dining hall was able to remain[Read More…]

by September 13, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News