Fitzgerald Statement on Board of Health’s Action related to Dr. Bruce Dixon

PITTSBURGH – County Executive Rich Fitzgerald today issued the following statement on the Board of Health’s action related to Dr. Bruce Dixon:

“I appreciate Dr. Dixon’s 20 years of service to the residents of Allegheny County. He has brought the Allegheny County Health Department to where it stands today, and I thank him for the time and dedication it took to do that. It is now time to take the department in a new direction and to ensure that our public health, air quality, food safety and other critical services are among the best in the nation.”