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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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Board of Commissioners - Spotlights

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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: December 3, 2018

Needs Assessment Public Hearing Scheduled for Washtenaw Urban County 2019-20 Action Plan

A public hearing will be held to solicit citizen input on housing and community development needs in the Washtenaw Urban County for consideration in the development of the 2019-20 Annual Action Plan. The Annual Action plan will identify specific projects ...

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Community & Economic Development

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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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Community Mental Health
Posted on: November 16, 2018

By Popular Demand: the 2018 CMHAM Presentation

The 2018 CMHAM presentation was found to be very helpful to those who were able to make the CMH Town Hall on November 15th for update about the election and what's next for CMH.

The Power Point is being provided here for those who missed the session, or an...

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Community Mental Health
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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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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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.

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Washtenaw County Health Department Health Department - News
Posted on: November 30, 2018

Info Session: PFAS and the Health of the Huron River

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Please join us for a community-focused discussion on the emerging threat of PFAS to the Huron River. A panel of State, County, City and Huron River Watershed Council staff will present information followed by a time for audience questions and answers.

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Learn more about PFAS Health Department - News
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Washtenaw County Opposes Proposed Federal Public Charge Rule Changes

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The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners has passed a resolution opposing proposed changes to federal public charge rules. The proposed changes would redefine “public charge” – a legal term used to reject immigrants applyi...

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View the resolution Health Department - News
Posted on: November 20, 2018

I am Jazz Countywide Day of Reading

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The Washtenaw and Livingston Counties Transgender Task Force is sponsoring an I am Jazz Countywide Day of Reading during the week of December 6, 2018. 

See a list of all "I Am Jazz" readings happening across Washtenaw County at bit.ly/ia...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Practice Healthy Habits to Avoid Illness This Holiday Season

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Flu activity increases during the holidays, as people are gathering and spending time together in close contact. Therefore, it’s important to take steps that decrease the risk of illness.

Practice these healthy habits to protect yourself and othe...

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Health Department - News
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment: Washtenaw Health Plan Can Help, Now - Dec. 15

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The Health Insurance Marketplace will be open for enrollment from Nov. 1 through Dec. 15, 2018. Schedule your free appointment with the Washtenaw Health Plan at 734-544-3030 for help understanding and applying for Marketplace insurance. Walk-ins are also ...

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Washtenaw Health Plan Health Department - News
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Great American Smokeout: Set a date, make a plan & get support

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The 2018 Great American Smokeout is Thursday, Nov. 15. The Washtenaw County Health Department is celebrating by encouraging smokers to use the day to quit, make a plan to quit, or reach out for support to quit. Their Wise Choices program and the Michigan ...

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Tobacco Prevention - Washtenaw Health Department Health Department - News
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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Washtenaw County Health Department Health Department - News
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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Washtenaw County Flu Activity Health Department - News
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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Washtenaw County Health Department Health Department - News
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. 

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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

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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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Racial Equity Officer Hiring

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We are excited to share the posting for the Racial Equity Officer position for Washtenaw County, Michigan.  This position will be responsible for leading the racial equity efforts of Washtenaw County by building a vision for equity within the ins...

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Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Washtenaw County Opposes Proposed Federal Public Charge Rule Changes

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The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners has passed a resolution opposing proposed changes to federal public charge rules. The proposed changes would redefine “public charge” – a legal term used to reject immigrants applying for green cards or temporar...

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View the resolution Home - News & Announcements
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Great American Smokeout: Set a date, make a plan & get support

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The 2018 Great American Smokeout is Thursday, Nov. 15. The Washtenaw County Health Department is celebrating by encouraging smokers to use the day to quit, make a plan to quit, or reach out for support to quit. Their Wise Choices program and the Michigan ...

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Tobacco Prevention - Washtenaw Health Department Home - News & Announcements
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: November 1, 2018

Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment: Washtenaw Health Plan Can Help, Now - Dec. 15

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The Health Insurance Marketplace will be open for enrollment from Nov. 1 through Dec. 15, 2018. Schedule your free appointment with the Washtenaw Health Plan at 734-544-3030 for help understanding and applying for Marketplace insurance. Walk-ins are also ...

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Washtenaw Health Plan Home - 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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Home - News & Announcements
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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Washtenaw County Flu Activity Home - 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 from substance use disorder are growing.” ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Youth Arts Alliance Exhibit on Display at County Administration Building through December 31

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The images are the works of young artists who are currently incarcerated in Southeast Michigan; they speak to their lived experiences and feelings within and outside of the juvenile justice system and the futures they imagine for themselves and their love...

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Home - Spotlight on Washtenaw
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: November 15, 2018

Blood Drive at the Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center - 12/27

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Celebrate the holidays and the spirit of giving by joining us on December 27th at the Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center to donate blood to the American Red Cross. 

Sign up to donate at our upcoming blood drive hosted by the American Red Cross. To ...

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Read on... Parks & Rec - News
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Thank You - From the Director

Sharon Mills

In 2018, WCPARC celebrated its 45th year of providing outstanding recreation facilities and programs for residents and visitors.  As we conclude another busy year, I’d like to recognize some of the significant accomplishments from 2018.  ...

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Parks & Rec - News
Posted on: April 16, 2018

We Need Your Help! Take Our Survey

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We're planning for the future and we need your feedback! It is, once again, time for an update of the five-year Parks and Recreation Master Plan and we are seeking the public’s input through a comprehensive survey. Please click on the link to complete the...

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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: 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).

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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!


Sheriff - News & Announcements
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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Sheriff - News & Announcements
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

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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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Treasurer - News
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

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
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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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Posted on: November 27, 2018

Court Closure - December 24th and 25th

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The Trial Court will be closed Monday, December 24th and Tuesday, December 25th.

Trial Court - News
Posted on: November 27, 2018

Court Closure - December 31st and January 1st

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The Trial Court will be closed Monday, December 31st and Tuesday, January 1st.

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

In the News. . .Pipelines-Part 5

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The Green RoomMonthly radio show that airs the last Friday of each month at 6:50am and 8:50am. This show has received a Merit award for Mini-Documentary or Series by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters!  Check out the TV show on Ann Arbor's ...

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Water - News
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Volunteers Caring for our Rain Gardens

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In our third year of organizing volunteer work in rain gardens, we coordinated 38 service workdays and brought the total number of volunteer stewards to 104. These stewards work in rain gardens that are on schoolyards, curbside or in parks. In the City of...

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Water - News
Posted on: November 27, 2018

In the News. . .Prevent Food Waste During the Holidays & Beyond

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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

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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