Washtenaw County Board of Health

Board of Health Feb 2024

Meetings

Notice of hybrid meeting

2024 regular meetings of the Washtenaw County Board of Health will be remote and in-person. Members of the public are able to attend either remotely or in person. 

These meetings are being held as hybrid meetings in accordance with the Open Meetings Act. Those wishing to view or participate in the meeting are able to do so using one of the following methods:

  • In-person @ the Washtenaw County Health Department, Room 2102B (555 Towner in Ypsilanti, MI)
  • Zoom link for all 2024 BOH meetings: https://washtenawcounty.zoom.us/j/84981793142 (or phone/teléfono: 1 470 250 9358, webinar ID/ID de seminario web: 849 8179 3142)


2024 Board of Health meeting dates: January 26, February 23, March 22, April 26, May 24, June 28, July 26, September 27, October 25, and December 13.

  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Meetings are typically the 4th Friday of each month, unless the meeting will fall on a holiday. Meetings are not scheduled for August and November. 
  • 2024 Board of Health Meeting Dates (PDF)

Meeting Agendas, Minutes, and Recordings

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Members

View the Current Board of Health Members

Resolutions

  • Resolution Ending the Sale of Flavored Tobacco Products, including Menthol Products, and Repealing Local Preemption of Tobacco Licensure and Sales Policies in the State of Michigan (April 28, 2023)
  • Resolution Confirming Gun Violence as a Public Health Issue in Support of the Community Violence Intervention Team Recommendations (March 24, 2023)
  • Resolution in Support of the Michigan Association of Local Public Health 2023 Legislative and Funding Priorities (Feb 24, 2023)
  • A Resolution Recognizing Washtenaw County Environmental Health Program Administrator Jaclyn Bates for Receiving the Samuel M Stephenson Sanitarian of the Year Award (April 22, 2022)
  • Resolution Recognizing Maria Militzer and Mexiquenses en Michigan for Receiving the Hometown Health Hero Award from the Michigan Public Health Week Partnership (April 22, 2022)
  • Resolution Naming Racism as a Public Health Crisis and Confirming Our Collective Commitment to Health Equity in Washtenaw County (June 30, 2020).

About the Board

The Washtenaw County Board of Health works to identify public health problems and concerns in the community, establish health priorities and advise the Board of Commissioners and Health Department on issues and possible solutions.         

The Board of Health is comprised of ten appointed members who serve as advocates and educators for public health services and policies.

Open Meetings Act

Posted in compliance with the Open Meetings Act 267 of 1976. 

The County of Washtenaw will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as for the hearing impaired and audio tapes of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities at the meeting upon 7 days’ notice to the County of Washtenaw. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the County of Washtenaw by writing or calling the following: Human Resources, 734-222-6800, TDD # 734-994-1733, P.O. Box 8645, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48107-8645. 

For further information please contact Washtenaw County Administration at 734-222-6850.