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The Mercer County Health Department is closed this week while they move into their new location in Green Valley.

We got a peek at the new building during the first move-in day Monday.

Crews brought in the clinic equipment first, including refrigerators for vaccines. Nurses say it was important that this come in first so they have enough time to set it up properly.

Tomorrow, staff will begin setting up offices in the back of the building.

They tell us the new health department is like a dream come true.

"We really like it, we think it's a wonderful thing. We're very appreciative to the county commission, thank them very much for providing this to the public," said Sandie Davis, R.N., a Public Health Nurse. "And we are thankful that the building is nice and clean and healthy now for everyone."

The Mercer County Health Department opens back up next Tuesday the 21st. Their clinic will be open to the public.
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