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May 11, 2017: Due to high demand, the Environmental Health division has added another ServSafe session for local food operators. The additional Level II training will be held July 10th, 12th  and 19th from 9 AM-3 PM in the Large Conference Room. The exam will be given on the last day of the training. Cost for the training is $193. Class size is limited to 14 individuals. Click here for registration form or call 740-392-2200, Ext. 2222 to register.

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