Two Rivers response plan shared at meeting

Coordinator visits Dawson County Commissioner meeting

Dawson County Commissioners learned Friday how Two Rivers Public Health helps respond to emergencies in the county.

Emergency response coordinator Kendra Hansen said her agency works for health promotion, prevention and protection of people in Buffalo, Dawson, Franklin, Gosper, Harlan, Kearney and Phelps counties.

Hansen said Two Rivers helps with such things as early detection and surveillance of diseases from rabies to flu and elevated nitrates in drinking water.

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