Victoria Parks Hamilton County Commissioner Victoria Parks Launches Bid For Cincinnati Council By Tana Weingartner • Dec 9, 2020 Courtesy of Victoria Parks Outgoing Hamilton County Commissioner Victoria Parks has found a new passion: politics. Parks, whose term on commission ends Jan. 2, will run for Cincinnati City Council. Racism Declared A Public Health Crisis In Hamilton County By Tana Weingartner • Jul 16, 2020 Julie Coppens / Democracy & Me Hamilton County commissioners are declaring racism a public health crisis. The three-member board approved the resolution Thursday unanimously. 'We Need To Be Made Whole': Public Speaks On Plan To Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis By Jay Hanselman • Jul 2, 2020 Bill Rinehart / WVXU The Hamilton County commissioners are expected to vote in two weeks on a resolution declaring racism a public health crisis. About 10 people spoke about the issue Thursday during a virtual public hearing. Hamilton County To Declare Racism A Health Crisis By Jay Hanselman • Jun 30, 2020 Bill Rinehart / WVXU Hamilton County commissioners are expected to vote on a resolution next month to declare racism a public health crisis. Hamilton County Assessing COVID-19 Impact On African Americans By Jay Hanselman • Apr 17, 2020 Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted African Americans in many communities. It's true in Hamilton County. Hamilton County Has Its First All-Female, Majority African American County Commission By Howard Wilkinson • Jan 11, 2020 Howard Wilkinson, Tana Weingartner / WVXU Former county commissioner Todd Portune got what he wanted from the Hamilton County Democratic Party's central committee Saturday morning – the appointment of his former chief of staff, Victoria Parks, to serve out the remainder of his term.