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National Association of County and City Health Officials

Survey: Staff Cuts Still Plague State and Local Food Safety Agencies

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If you thought the nation’s slow economic recovery would be enough to reverse job losses at state and local health districts overseeing food safety, you would be wrong. In a beefed-up version of its annual survey, the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) found that state and local health districts cut 3,400… Continue Reading

Letter From the Editor: Restaurant Inspections

Opinion

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My first job was behind a soda fountain in a small town general store with a lunch counter and four booths. Ever since, I’ve had it in the back of my mind that I should someday open my own restaurant. Once, when I came close to doing it, a friend whom I’d talked out of… Continue Reading