POMEROY — Long-time county employee and Director of Environmental Health Keith Little was honored prior to his retirement on Dec. 31.
Little, RS, director of environmental health was recognized at the Meigs County Health Department staff Christmas party on Dec. 14 by the Meigs County Board of Health and Ohio EPA.
Later in December, he was presented a resolution from the Meigs County Commissioners.
Little began working with the health department in 1985 as a sanitarian-in-training.
The Meigs County Board of Health passed a resolution congratulating Little and commending him for his “great service to the people of Meigs County.”
Little was also recognized for his dedication, leadership, loyalty, integrity and calm demeanor. The resolution further stated that he has played an integral role in moving environmental health in Meigs County forward.
Steve Swatzel, RS was named the director of environmental health, filling the vacancy left by Little.