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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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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: 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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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Dates for 2019

The 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
Posted on: November 30, 2018

Washtenaw CMH 2017 Annual Report

Read all about our progress on our 2017-2022 strategic plan, our programs, recent initiatives, exciting opportunities and more!

Thanks to all of our amazing consumers and families, staff, peers and advocates, board members, community partners, and network ...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

14A District Court Partners with Saline Middle School

The 14A District Court Partners with Saline Middle School to bring the court experience into the classroom.

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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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Posted on: February 11, 2019

Community-wide Solutions Needed to Address Opioid Epidemic

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Some epidemics, like Ebola, rush in like a tornado with immediate and obvious destruction. The opioid epidemic, instead, is more like fungus that slowly attacks trees, eventually decimating the forest. This is the focus of a newly published report by the ...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: February 6, 2019

Free Grocery Distributions Added for February

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Were you affected by the partial federal government shutdown? Have your Food Stamps/SNAP run out early? Are you in Washtenaw County and need food?

Washtenaw County and Food Gatherers are hosting extra food distributions on:

  • Wednesday, Feb.13 from 4 pm - 6:3...
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Health Department - News
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Health Department Seeks Feedback on New Kids’ Play Space

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The Washtenaw County Health Department is seeking feedback for a new play space at their Ypsilanti offices. Residents can have a say in what features are included through an online survey, or at a display at the Health Department at 555 Towner Street, Yps...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: January 29, 2019

Staying Safe in Extreme Cold

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Temperatures may hit record lows this week. Take precautions to avoid injury and stay safe.

  • Limit time outside when temperatures are extremely cold. Layer clothing and cover yourself as much as possible if you must be outside.
  • Watch for signs of frostbite a...
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Health Department - News
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Marijuana Legalization: What You Need to Know

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Adult-use recreational marijuana is now legal in Michigan. Here's what you need to know about the law and the health effects.

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On November 6, 2018, Michigan voters approved Proposal 1, creating the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act.

  • Th...
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Posted on: October 31, 2018

Opioid Deaths Involving Cocaine Increasing in Washtenaw County

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Nearly half of deaths related to opioids in Washtenaw County between Jan. and Aug. this year have involved cocaine. This is an increase compared to previous years, where under a quarter of opioid deaths involved cocaine each year between 2013 and 2017.

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

We Support our Trans, Gender Non-Conforming, and Intersex Community Members

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The Washtenaw County Health Department supports, and affirms the identities of, our trans, gender non-conforming, and intersex community members. Your existence and health matter to us. You will not be erased.

We strongly oppose efforts (or attempts) by th...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: October 25, 2018

Washtenaw County Sees Increase in Legionnaires’ Disease

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Eighteen adults in Washtenaw County have been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease (Legionella pneumonia) in 2018. No deaths have been reported.

The Health Department continues to look for sources of common exposure, however, to date, none have b...

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Washtenaw County Health Department Health Department - News
Posted on: October 3, 2018

It's Time to Get Your Flu Shot

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It is time for everyone six months and older to get vaccinated against flu (influenza). Sporadic cases of flu are being reported in Washtenaw County. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends getting the flu vaccine before the end of...

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

Vaping increasing among Washtenaw County Youth

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Less than two percent of Washtenaw County high school students reported smoking cigarettes in the past 30 days, according to the 2017-2018 Michigan Profile for Healthy Youth – a decrease from almost four percent in 2015-2016. While cigarette smoking may b...

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Posted on: August 31, 2018

Michigan extends ‘Do Not Eat’ Fish Advisory for Huron River to Lake Erie

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On Aug., 31, 2018, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) issued an expanded ‘Do Not Eat’ fish advisory for all fish in the Huron River in Livingston, Oakland, Washtenaw, Wayne, and Monroe Counties. The original advisory was issued o...

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Health Department - News
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: 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. 

Call 734-544-6700 to...

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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

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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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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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Public Notice - Historic District Commission (HDC) Appointment

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR 

VARIOUS COMMITTEES AND COUNCILS

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for citizens to volunteer for positions on various committees and councils...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: February 6, 2019

Public Notice - Environmental Council Appointments

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR VARIOUS COMMITTEES AND COUNCILS

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for citizens to volunteer for positions on various committees and councils. The Bo...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: February 6, 2019

Free Grocery Distributions Added for February

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Were you affected by the partial federal government shutdown? Have your Food Stamps/SNAP run out early? Are you in Washtenaw County and need food?

Washtenaw County and Food Gatherers are hosting extra food distributions on:

  • Wednesday, Feb.13 from 4 pm - 6:3...
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Home - News & Announcements
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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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Health Department Seeks Feedback on New Kids’ Play Space

Proposed play space design

The Washtenaw County Health Department is seeking feedback for a new play space at their Ypsilanti offices. Residents can have a say in what features are included through an online survey, or at a display at the Health Department at 555 Towner Street, Yps...

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Washtenaw County Winter Warming Centers Open November 12, 2018—April 1, 2019

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In cooperation with OCED and other organizations throughout Washtenaw County, the Shelter Association of Washtenaw County (SAWC) is providing emergency shelter for homeless individuals during the winter months.

For access to the daytime or overnight warmin...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: January 8, 2019

Public Notice - Community Mental Health (CMH) Board Appointments

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR THE 

WASHTENAW COUNTY COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH (CMH) BOARD

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for citizens to volunteer for positions...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: January 10, 2019

In the News. . .Ann Arbor Moves Forward In Addressing PFAS Chemicals In Drinking Water

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Issues of the Environment Weekly radio show hosted by David Fair that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am. This show has been named Best Mini-Documentary or Series by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters!

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Federal Shutdown Assistance

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If you are being impacted by the federal shutdown please contact United Way 2-1-1, which is available 24/7, and provides information about health and human service resources that are available, or visit 2-1-1 online to chat, email, or search the ...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: January 3, 2019

WCSO Boater Safety Class: Registration is Open

Marine Safety

In order to minimize the loss of life, personal injury, property damage, and environmental impact associated with the use of recreational boats, citizens who are involved in boating activities are strongly encouraged to attend these classes.

2019 Boater Sa...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Naloxone Training Filming in Progress!

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“Equipping our deputies with Naloxone provides a valuable tool to deal with the opioid and heroin epidemic” according to Sheriff’s Police Services Commander Marlene Radzik.  “The faces of those suffering from substance use disorder are growing.” ...

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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: 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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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

Ypsilanti Twp. Board Unanimously Approves Location For New Skatepark

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YPSILANTI, MI. February 11, 2019 - On Monday, January 14, the Ypsilanti Township Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve Community Center Park as the location of a new public skatepark for the area. Previously, in December, the Ypsilanti T...

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Press Release 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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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Public Notice - Historic District Commission (HDC) Appointment

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR 

VARIOUS COMMITTEES AND COUNCILS

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for citizens to volunteer for positions on various committees an...

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Public Notice News
Posted on: February 6, 2019

Public Notice - Environmental Council Appointments

WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR VARIOUS COMMITTEES AND COUNCILS

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Public Notice - Community Mental Health (CMH) Board Appointments

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR THE 

WASHTENAW COUNTY COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH (CMH) BOARD

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

WCSO Boater Safety Class: Registration is Open

Marine Safety

In order to minimize the loss of life, personal injury, property damage, and environmental impact associated with the use of recreational boats, citizens who are involved in boating activities are strongly encouraged to attend these classes.

2019 Boater Sa...

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

WCSO Shares Ice Safety Tips

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Things to consider before you go out:

  • Ice conditions vary from lake to lake.
  • Purchase a pair of ice picks or ice claws, which are available at most sporting goods stores.
  • Tell a responsible adult where you are going and what time to expect you back. Relaying...
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Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: December 18, 2018

Beyond the Badge 2-2: 911 The True First Responders

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Why Beyond The Badge? It's our way of showing, in our own words what we are really about.

Beyond the Badge 2-2: 911 The True First Responders

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

WCSO Dispatcher James Wrock honored as top trainer!

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His family and Dispatch leadership were there to support and congratulate him in the well-deserved honor. Congrats, Jim!


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Posted on: October 26, 2018

WCSO's Outreach Coordinator Marv Gundy honored at Michigan Works Awards Ceremony

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Marv has a heart of gold, strong work ethic and loves his community - which is why we are so lucky to have him as our Community Outreach Coordinator. He has transformed the Youth Employment Program to what it is today and we couldn't be more proud. Way to...

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Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: October 4, 2018

Congratulations Deputy Turpin

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She has shown herself to be a confident self-starter that takes initiative and pays close attention to detail. WCSO is lucky to have her as part of the team!

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Sheriff - News & Announcements
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Naloxone Training Filming in Progress!

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“Equipping our deputies with Naloxone provides a valuable tool to deal with the opioid and heroin epidemic” according to Sheriff’s Police Services Commander Marlene Radzik.  “The faces of those suffering fr...

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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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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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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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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: December 4, 2018

Facing heat or electric service shutoff?

Households facing electric or heat service shutoff or have already been shut off and need to be restored can apply for State Emergency Relief (SER) for assistance. Applications are available online through the MI Bridges portal or a paper application can ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

EFFECTIVE JAN 1ST - Fee Waiver Rules Have Changed!

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Please click on the link below for the full memorandum published by the Michigan Supreme Court's State Court Administrative Office:

Amendments to MCR 2.002 - Waiver of Fees for Indigent Persons

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Trial Court - News
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Court Closure - February 18, 2019

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The Washtenaw County Trial Court will be closed on Monday, February 18, 2019 in observance of Presidents' Day.

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

In the News. . .National Climate Assessment Warns Of Problems Caused by Climate Change

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Issues of the Environment Weekly radio show hosted by David Fair that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am. This show has been named Best Mini-Documentary or Series by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters!

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Water - News
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Old Creek Rain Garden Restoration

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This past summer, Liz Hillgren from the Saline Environmental Commission, wanted to create a rain garden and had been wondering where a good spot would be.   Shortly after starting the Master Rain Gardener Course, she found out about the Washtenaw...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

In the News. . .Ann Arbor Moves Forward In Addressing PFAS Chemicals In Drinking Water

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Issues of the Environment Weekly radio show hosted by David Fair that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am. This show has been named Best Mini-Documentary or Series by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters!

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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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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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