ZMCHD leads the Safe Communities Coalition with funding from the Ohio Department of Public Safety. This data driven initiative provides messages to local media and information to the public about traffic safety. The purpose of this initiative is to save lives and reduce injuries by building collaboration among state, county, and local community partners.

Coalition agencies include

  • Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office
  • Ohio State Highway Patrol
  • Zanesville Police Department
  • Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department
  • Muskingum County Emergency Management Agency
  • AAA
  • Muskingum County Coroner
  • Ohio Department of Transportation
  • Northside Pharmacies
  • Ohio Department of Public Safety
  • Community Ambulance
  • Genesis Emergency and Trauma Services