• Norwalk Board of Health Gets First Look at Community Wellbeing Dashboard

    Norwalk Board of Health Gets First Look at Community Wellbeing Dashboard

    Curious what the asthma rates are in your neighborhood or what part of the city has been most impacted by a natural disaster? A new city dashboard that’s currently in the works will soon provide those answers.  Brian Weeks, program director of epidemiology and informatics for the Norwalk Health Department, unveiled a draft version of the…

  • Norwalk political roundup: Dollars and sense

    NORWALK, Conn. — Some Norwalk political information: Rainy Day Fund untouched, Norwalk has 2018-19 budget surplus Clarifications on the rainbow crosswalk City’s health insurance costs to rise

  • Norwalk council says ‘no’ just to make a point

    NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk Common Council members unanimously rejected a proposed Department of Public Health fee schedule on Tuesday evening for one reason only — to send a message to Norwalk department heads. The fee schedule had been the topic of a Department of Public Health public hearing but had not been vetted by the Health,…

  • Two Briggs teens will ‘change Norwalk,’ council members say

    NORWALK, Conn. – Two teenage mothers made a splash with Norwalk Common Council members Thursday, getting an immediate offer of capital budget funds to bring their ideas to fruition. Tanasia Ticking and Laura Lopez, both Briggs High School seniors, presented ideas they developed while studying violence in the community to members of the council’s Health,…