The National Association of County and City Health Officials is proud to announce the release of its newest blog, Healthy People, Healthy Places: The Essential Elements of Local Public Health, a resource that helps local public health partners tackle emerging environmental health and infectious disease issues. Visit the blog often for the latest news, resources, tools, and events. The blog explores issues such as climate change, infectious and vector-borne diseases, foodborne illnesses, and immunizations. Read about practical solutions to help build a healthy and sustainable community and sign up to receive topical email digests. View the blog at http://essentialelements.naccho.org.