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Posted on: February 28, 2018

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Sign up below if you'd like to receive agendas for upcoming  board meetings. Once you subscribe you'll receive a single email every two weeks with agendas for the upcoming board meetings.  Agendas will always be made available the Friday...

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

Public Notices

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Washtenaw County government regularly publishes Public Notices. When they are available, you can find them in our Alert Center.                    

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

Meet the Board

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The Mission of the Board of Commissioners is to represent the citizens of Washtenaw County and to be responsible for all County Services. Find out more about the representatives on the Board page.

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Board Priorities

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The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners has engaged in planning sessions designed to articulate the Board’s strategic priorities and the principles by which decision-making will occur in the four year budget process. Parallel with these disc...

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Board of Commissioners - Spotlights
Posted on: April 18, 2018

One Community: Advancing Racial Equity in Washtenaw County

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This new initiative launched on Monday, January 29,
2018 and is intended to provide government leadership and employees with thetools we need to create a just and equitable community for all Washtenaw County
residents. The initial phase of “...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

New Voting Equipment in Washtenaw County

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Washtenaw County has deployed its newly selected Hart InterCivic Verity Voting system to replace aging election equipment. The new equipment includes ballot tabulators, accessible devices for voters with disabilities, and election management software.

The ...

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News Flash

Posted on: August 9, 2018

8th Annual Parkridge Summer Festival Seeks Vendors For Aug. 25 Community Event

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The Parkridge Summer Festival and Joe Dulin Community Day is Saturday, Aug. 25th from 11am-6pm at Parkridge Park in Ypsilanti (591 Armstrong Drive). 

 

To provide a wide variety of community resources to Washtenaw County residents attendin...

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Community & Economic Development
Posted on: August 9, 2018

8th Annual Parkridge Summer Festival Seeks Vendors For Aug. 25 Community Event

Parkridge Summer Flyer

The Parkridge Summer Festival and Joe Dulin Community Day is Saturday, Aug. 25th from 11am-6pm at Parkridge Park in Ypsilanti (591 Armstrong Drive). 

 

To provide a wide variety of community resources to Washtenaw County residents attendin...

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Community & Economic Development
Posted on: August 9, 2018

Washtenaw Coordinated Funders Invests $4.3M To Improve Community Outcomes

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Washtenaw Coordinated Funders awarded $4.33 million in grants to 36 organizations providing services and programs that address racial and economic inequalities in Washtenaw County.The grant funding is committed for two fiscal years (July 1, 2018 through J...

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Community & Economic Development

News Flash

Posted on: April 12, 2018

MHFA Dates for 2018

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) course teaches people to give “first aid” to those individuals experiencing a mental health crisis and/or who are in the early stages of a mental health disorder.

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Community Mental Health

News Flash

Posted on: June 25, 2018

Courts Will Not Notify You by Text, Phone or Email of an Outstanding Warrant

Neither our local courts nor our Federal Courts will notify you by text or email of an outstanding warrant. If a warrant has been issued for your arrest, you may be notified by U.S mail and given the opportunity to turn yourself in to the jurisdiction hol...

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District Court - News & Announcements
Posted on: April 10, 2018

14A District Court Pioneers Online Case Resolution

Partnering with Court Innovations/Matterhorn, an Ann Arbor based company, the 14A District Court has implemented three different online case resolution platforms with more on the horizon.  The 14A District Court piloted the first of its kind onli...

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District Court - News & Announcements
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Changes to Secretary of State Driver Responsibility Fees

The Secretary of State is implementing a major change regarding Driver Responsibility Fees.  These are the fees that are charged at the Secretary of State and are separate from suspension fees that could be incurred for failure to pay traffic fin...

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News Flash

Posted on: August 14, 2018

Washtenaw County Health Department Awarded 'Play Everywhere Challenge' Grant

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The Washtenaw County Health Department is thrilled to have been awarded $74,000 to transform public spaces and create opportunities for active play where kids need it most through the KaBoom! Play Everywhere Challenge.

In an effort to make our Humans Servi...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: August 6, 2018

Michigan issues PFAS ‘Do Not Eat’ Fish consumption advisory for several water bodies on Huron River

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The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has issued an emergency ‘Do Not Eat’ fish advisory for all fish between the Huron River at Milford (Oakland County) to the Huron River at Base Line and Portage Lakes (Livings...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: August 2, 2018

How are we doing? Tell us!

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We want to make sure we are providing excellent service to our clients, our customers, and our community. Please take a moment to complete our brief customer satisfaction survey, available at this link

If you have any questions or concerns about...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: June 29, 2018

Keep Your Cool in Hot Weather

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Hot Weather Tips

  • Drink plenty of water; even if you do not feel thirsty. Avoid drinks with caffeine. 
  • Never leave children or pets alone in closed vehicles.
  • Check on family, friends, and neighbors who do not have air conditioning and who spend much ...
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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Kids Entering Preschool or Kindergarten? Schedule Free Hearing and Vision Screenings

Hearing and Vision Newsflash

All children starting kindergarten or preschool must have their hearing and vision tested before starting school. The Washtenaw County Health Department offers free office appointments throughout the summer. Call 734-544-6786 to schedule.

“Young ...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: June 6, 2018

Ticks that Can Spread Lyme Found throughout Washtenaw County

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Ticks that have the potential to spread Lyme disease, known as deer or blacklegged ticks, have been found throughout Washtenaw County. The Washtenaw County Health Department is urging residents to take steps to prevent tick bites, and to send ticks in for...

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Washtenaw Health Department Lyme & Tick Info Health Department - News
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Stop Hepatitis A: Get Vaccinated

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There is an outbreak of hepatitis A among adults in Washtenaw and other Michigan counties. The hepatitis A vaccine is extremely effective at preventing infection, but the majority of Washtenaw adults have not been vaccinated. 

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

Health Department Annual Report: Healthy Together

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The Washtenaw County Health Department is pleased to share its 2017 Annual Report with the Washtenaw County community.

“2017 brought challenges – from an ongoing hepatitis A outbreak, to people in marginalized communities feeling unsafe...

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Health Department 2017 Annual Report Health Department - News
Posted on: April 30, 2018

STD Rates Increasing in Washtenaw County

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April is Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) Awareness Month. STD rates continue to reach record levels in Washtenaw County. The Washtenaw County Health Department encourages residents to get tested for STDs and to take steps to prevent infections.

“If you...

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Washtenaw County Sexual Health Services Health Department - News
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Tuberculosis can Affect Anyone

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“Even though it is curable and preventable, TB kills more people than any other infectious disease in the world, surpassing HIV and malaria.” says Mary McCloud, TB nurse coordinator at the Washtenaw County Health Department. “Anyone can get TB. It is in e...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: February 28, 2018

County Health Rankings Show Improved Equity is Needed

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Washtenaw County has the most primary care doctors, dentists and mental health providers per capita in Michigan, according to the 2018 County Health Rankings released today. We also have the lowest smoking rate and the most physically active adults in the...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Washtenaw County Health Department Welcomes New Deputy Health Officer

Jimena Loveluck

The Washtenaw County Health Department is excited to announce that Jimena Loveluck, MSW is the county’s new deputy health officer. Loveluck brings 25 years of public health experience and extensive knowledge in health promotion, community engage...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 21, 2018

Bats: check them out before you let them out

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It was a typical August evening in Washtenaw County. Eight-year-old John Michael was taking the newest member of his family, 14-week-old puppy Huckleberry, out for his evening walk around his rural Dexter home. Then the pair stumbled into a bat by a tree ...

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Health Department Rabies Information Health Department - Spotlight on Health
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Want to Make a Healthy Change? Sign Up for Wise Choices

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Wise Choices provides free health screenings and coaching to help you make small, healthy changes in your life. It consists of: 

  • A brief health intake screening (glucose, cholesterol and blood pressure)
  • Goal-setting and planning - you deci...
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Wise Choices Webpage Health Department - Spotlight on Health
Posted on: March 30, 2018

All Are Welcome Here

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The Washtenaw County Health Department launched an “All Are Welcome Here” campaign to make sure everyone knows it is safe to walk through our doors and participate in our many public health services. Messaging in seven languages has be...

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Health Department - Spotlight on Health
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Stress-Free Immunizations: We’ve got you covered

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Even after receiving multiple shots and blood tests, Deena Hawasli was smiling after her appointment with the Washtenaw County Health Department’s immunization program.

“The staff was just all very friendly and happy,” she sai...

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Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that th...

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News Flash

Posted on: August 9, 2018

Washtenaw Coordinated Funders Invests $4.3M To Improve Community Outcomes

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Washtenaw Coordinated Funders awarded $4.33 million in grants to 36 organizations providing services and programs that address racial and economic inequalities in Washtenaw County.The grant funding is committed for two fiscal years (July 1, 2018 through J...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: August 9, 2018

8th Annual Parkridge Summer Festival Seeks Vendors For Aug. 25 Community Event

2018 Parkridge Summer Festival

The Parkridge Summer Festival and Joe Dulin Community Day is Saturday, Aug. 25th from 11am-6pm at Parkridge Park in Ypsilanti (591 Armstrong Drive). 

 

To provide a wide variety of community resources to Washtenaw County residents attendin...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: August 6, 2018

Michigan issues PFAS ‘Do Not Eat’ Fish consumption advisory for several water bodies on Huron River

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The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has issued an emergency ‘Do Not Eat’ fish advisory for all fish between the Huron River at Milford (Oakland County) to the Huron River at Base Line and Portage Lakes (Livingston and Washtenaw co...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: August 2, 2018

Public Notice - Plan Implementation Action Committee

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSPUBLIC NOTICE – DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR BOARD APPOINTMENTSThe Washtenaw County Board of Public Works is looking for citizens to volunteer for a position on the Washtenaw County Solid Waste Plan ...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: July 25, 2018

Public Notice - Board of Health Appointment

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSPUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FORTHE BOARD OF HEALTHThe Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for citizens to volunteer for a position on the Board of Health. The Board of Commissioners will...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: July 26, 2018

Public Notice - Food Policy Council Appointments

Food Policy Council

WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSPUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FORWashtenaw County Food Policy CouncilThe Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for citizens to volunteer for positions on various committees and councils. The...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: June 29, 2018

Keep Your Cool in Hot Weather

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Hot Weather Tips

  • Drink plenty of water; even if you do not feel thirsty. Avoid drinks with caffeine. 
  • Never leave children or pets alone in closed vehicles.
  • Check on family, friends, and neighbors who do not have air conditioning and who spend much ...
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Health Department - Hot Weather Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: June 27, 2018

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2018 Parkridge Summer Festival

Planning is underway for the 2018 Parkridge Summer Festival on Saturday, Aug. 25th from 11am to 6pm.

The Parkridge Summer Festival & Joe Dulin Community Day is a partnership between the Parkridge Summer Festival Committee and Washtenaw County.

Hosted an...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: June 19, 2018

Kids Entering Preschool or Kindergarten? Schedule Free Hearing and Vision Screenings

Hearing and Vision Newsflash

All children starting kindergarten or preschool must have their hearing and vision tested before starting school. The Washtenaw County Health Department offers free office appointments throughout the summer. Call 734-544-6786 to schedule.

“Young children a...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: June 6, 2018

Ticks that Can Spread Lyme Found throughout Washtenaw County

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Ticks that have the potential to spread Lyme disease, known as deer or blacklegged ticks, have been found throughout Washtenaw County. The Washtenaw County Health Department is urging residents to take steps to prevent tick bites, and to send ticks in for...

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Washtenaw Health Department Lyme & Tick Info Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: May 14, 2018

WCSO to Host Active Shooter Response Training Instructor Course

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For 14 years, the ALICE Training Institute has provided violent intruder response training to individuals and organizations across the nation.

This 2-Day Instructor training course is designed to teach law enforcement as well as school, church, hospital an...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Home Toxics Collections

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Regular collection events are held the first 3 Saturdays of the month, April through November 9AM-12NOON, except for holiday weekends. No appointment needed on Saturdays!

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News Flash

Posted on: June 1, 2018

One Community: Advancing Racial Equity in Washtenaw County

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Washtenaw County is one of the wealthiest counties in Michigan, with high incomes and high rankings as one of the most economically vibrant, educated, healthy, and best places to live in the state. However, this is not true for all and has led to high rac...

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Home - Spotlight on Washtenaw
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Accelerating Completion of the Border-to-Border Trail

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The Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission (WCPARC) has entered into a Public-Private-Partnership with the Huron Waterloo Pathways Initiative (HWPI) with the goals of expanding and accelerating completion of the Border-to-Border Trail (B2B).

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Official Press Release Home - Spotlight on Washtenaw
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Want to Make a Healthy Change? Sign-up for Wise Choices

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Wise Choices provides free health screenings and coaching to help you make small, healthy changes in your life. It consists of: 

  • A brief health intake screening (glucose, cholesterol and blood pressure)
  • Goal-setting and planning - you deci...
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Wise Choices Webpage Home - Spotlight on Washtenaw

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Washtenaw County Parks Receives $250,000 Grant to Build Ypsilanti Area Skatepark

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YPSILANTI, MI.  Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission is excited to announce an award of a $250,000 Built to Play Skatepark Grant from the Tony Hawk Foundation and Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation to build a skatepark in the Ypsilanti a...

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Press Release Parks & Rec - News
Posted on: June 27, 2018

Reserve Your Campsite at the Rolling Hills Family Campout!

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Rolling Hills County Park is proud to host their annual Family Campout, August 3rd through the 5th, and August 10th through the 12th. This sell-out event is sure to have your family making amazing memories with an overnight adventure in the park. &nbs...

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Rolling Hills Family Campout Parks & Rec - News
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Fun In the Sun at Rolling Hills!

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When you visit Rolling Hills Water Park this summer, you’ll notice a big difference!  Construction is currently underway for a full replacement and expansion of the Sprayground area.  In February, the Parks Commission awarded $950,000 to...

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Parks & Rec - News
Posted on: April 18, 2018

Play Pierce Lake Golf Course this Season

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Make Pierce Lake the place for all your golfing fun.  We have several daily rates based on time and day, a variety of yearly memberships, evening league opportunities, and a range of openings for large and small golf outings.  The pavili...

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Parks & Rec - News
Posted on: April 1, 2018

Summer Playground Program

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REGISTRATION OPEN! Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission, in partnership with various community organizations, is providing an exciting summer experience for youth in the Ypsilanti area through the Playground Program.

This summer, the Washtenaw ...

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Registration Form Parks & Rec - News
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Become a Lifeguard

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Providing lifeguards is a critical service that the Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission (WCPARC) offers.  Whether it’s in the wave pool at Rolling Hills Water Park, the lap pool at the Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center or the beach a...

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

From the Commission

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This year marks that 45th anniversary of the Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission (WCPARC) and begins a new era with talented new leadership.  After a long career as Director, Robert (Bob) Tetens retired in summer 2017.  For ...

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Parks & Rec - Spotlights
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Accelerating Completion of the Border-to-Border Trail

Family walking on the B2B in Dexter

The Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission (WCPARC) has entered into a Public-Private-Partnership with the Huron Waterloo Pathways Initiative (HWPI) with the goals of expanding and accelerating completion of the Border-to-Border Trail (B2B).

In...

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Official Press Release Parks & Rec - Spotlights

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Public Hearing - Washtenaw County Equity Policy

WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSPUBLIC NOTICE OF HEARINGON THE WASHTENAW COUNTY EQUITY POLICYPLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on the Washtenaw County Equity Policy for Wednesday, Septem...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Public Notice - Plan Implementation Action Committee

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSPUBLIC NOTICE – DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR BOARD APPOINTMENTSThe Washtenaw County Board of Public Works is looking for citizens to volunteer for a position on the Washtenaw County Solid W...

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Public Notice News
Posted on: July 26, 2018

Public Notice - Food Policy Council Appointments

Food Policy Council

WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSPUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FORWashtenaw County Food Policy CouncilThe Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for citizens to volunteer for positions on various committees and councils. The...

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Public Notice News
Posted on: July 25, 2018

Public Notice - Board of Health Appointment

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSPUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FORTHE BOARD OF HEALTHThe Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for citizens to volunteer for a position on the Board of Health. The Board of Commissioners will...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Keep Your Cool in Hot Weather

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Hot Weather Tips

  • Drink plenty of water; even if you do not feel thirsty. Avoid drinks with caffeine. 
  • Never leave children or pets alone in closed vehicles.
  • Check on family, friends, and neighbors who do not have air conditioning and who spend much ...
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Health Department - Hot Weather Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Tyler "Donut Boy" Carach visits Washtenaw County

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Tyler Carach aka “Donut Boy” is on a mission of goodwill to directly thank law enforcement officers across America. He started his mission in August of 2016 and he's still rocking it! He's visited over 25 states delivering over 52,000 ...

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Additional Info... Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: June 15, 2018

WCSO Congratulates new deputy!

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He has demonstrated a commitment to his chosen profession and the mission of the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office to “Create Public Safety, Provide Quality Service, and Build Strong and Sustainable Communities”. Nice work De...

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Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: May 17, 2018

WCSO Honors Our Own: 2018 Police Week

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As has become a tradition in Washtenaw County, a ceremony marking Peace Officer’s Memorial Day was held at the Washtenaw 100 Club Memorial Park today, Thursday, May 17th, 2018 at 10:00AM.  The park is located on Michigan Avenue at Balla...

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WCSO Hall of Honor Information Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: May 14, 2018

WCSO to Host Active Shooter Response Training Instructor Course

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For 14 years, the ALICE Training Institute has provided violent intruder response training to individuals and organizations across the nation.

This 2-Day Instructor training course is designed to teach law enforcement as well as school, church, hospital an...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

WCSO Metro Dispatch Honored for National Public Safety Telecommunicator Week

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This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first 9-1-1 call made in the United States.  The public safety telecommunicators of Washtenaw Metro Dispatch are responsible for receiving all of the emergency calls and dispatching law enforcement pers...

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Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: April 2, 2018

WCSO & Prevent Child Abuse America: “Help Great Childhoods Happen this April!”

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Research suggests that
many people are already playing a role in preventing child abuse and creatinggreat childhoods in their communities, they just don’t realize it. A study
commissioned by Prevent Child Abuse America shows that only 27% of Americans...

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Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: March 28, 2018

WCSO Retiree Breakfast

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Some worked as deputies for a dollar an hour and others made considerably more. Now retired they have moved in their lives but no matter the difference they all have a common bond.   At one time in their lives they were Deputies for the Washtenaw...

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Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Corrections Academy Graduates

Corrections Academy Graduates Winter 2018

Ofc. Ruth Rusu, Ofc. Laura Tew, Ofc. Brooke Lucidi, Ofc. Bryan Brunson, Ofc. Christopher Holman, and Ofc. Gregory Gillette graduated from the Washtenaw Community College Corrections Officers Academy on March 1, 2018.  The Corrections Officer Acad...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Police Service Dog Team Assists Clinton PD

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 The citation was received for tracking and locating an Operating a Motor Vehicle While Intoxicated (OWI) suspect who had fled from the Clinton Police Department, recklessly crashed his vehicle in an intersection in rural southwest Washtenaw Coun...

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Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: February 28, 2018

WCSO Information about Ice Safety

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Before venturing out onto the ice, tell someone on land where you are going and when you expect to be back.  Relaying your plan can help save your life if something happens to you while out on the ice.  Carry a cell phone with you in a w...

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

WCSO is Hiring!

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For more information and details about how to apply please follow the link below.

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

WCSO Shop with a Cop 2018 – Donations Needed!

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Its purpose is to provide children in need with an
opportunity to shop for gifts for those whom they love.  

Because the program is funded entirely by donations, the generosity of our donors is essential to the program’s success.  Last y...

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Sheriff - Spotlight
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Letter from the Sheriff

Sheriff Jerry L Clayton

On January 1, 2013, our administration began its second term. During our first four year term we assessed all areas of the Sheriff’s Office and implemented changes consistent with our overarching mission, core values, and core strategies. We will continue...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Text Message Scams

Consumer Alert from the State Attorney General

Smishing is when scammers send text messages pretending to be from trusted sources. The goal is to get targets to respond with personal information like passwords and credit card details or to click on links t...

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Treasurer - News
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Property Tax Reduction Applications

Every city and township must offer an application process and set eligibility guidelines for poverty exemptions.  Applications are reviewed at the March, July, and December Boards of Review.  Contact your city or township assessor for sp...

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Treasurer - News
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Delinquent Tax and Mortgage Assistance Available

The Step Forward Michigan program has money available to help those behind on property tax and/or mortgage payments.  To qualify for the program, applicants must:

  • Occupy the property as their principal residence
  • Have income to make future payments ...
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Treasurer - News
Posted on: May 14, 2018

New Tax Search Website

Effective June 4, 2018, the County will move its delinquent tax search website to BS&A's AccessMyGov.com.

  • Search by name, address, or parcel ID number
  • Move easily from one unit of government to another
  • Access real-time data
  • Rely on robust data security fo...
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News Flash

Posted on: April 9, 2018

Home Toxics Collections

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Regular collection events are held the first 3 Saturdays of the month, April through November 9AM-12NOON, except for holiday weekends. No appointment needed on Saturdays!

List of items you can bring to our facility

List of items we do not accept&am...

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Water - News

News Flash

Posted on: February 28, 2018

Soil Erosion & Sedimentation Control

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The program purpose is to provide protection of surface water and the environment from the adverse impacts of earth changes by assuring appropriate design and implementation of soil erosion and sedimentation control measures within Washtenaw County.

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Read on... Water - Spotlights
Posted on: February 28, 2018

County Drains

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Within County drainage districts, the Water Resources Commissioner is responsible for accounting of expenditures and financial statements, for maintaining records of the establishment and operation of each, and for conducting routine maintenance of the dr...

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