Category: Health

Proactive and prepared: Pittsboro’s readiness for stricter PFAS regulations

By Colby W. Sawyer Pittsboro, NC – As a proactive and environmentally conscious community, The Town of Pittsboro strongly supports the new federal regulations to set stringent limits on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water. These new standards…

Be tobacco-free in 2024: Join the QuitSmart program today

Pittsboro, NC – The Chatham County Public Health Department (CCPHD) will offer the QuitSmart program, virtually, in January 2024 to help Chatham County residents quit using tobacco. Tobacco use is “the leading preventable cause of death and disease in the…