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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Continuum of Care Application for 2018 Bonus Project for Serving Survivors of Domestic Violence


The Washtenaw County Continuum of Care (CoC) will accept applications for a new Permanent Housing Rapid Re-Housing (RRH) project serving survivors of domestic violence (DV), dating violence, sexual assault or stalking totaling $149,674 f...

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Delonis Center Art Exhibit at County Administration Building

Art Break Studio Article

Press Release –Washtenaw County Administration partners with the Delonis Center’s ArtBreak Studio for client art exhibit. 

7/9/18 – For Immediate Distribution – please share freely with your listeners/reader...

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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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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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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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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Ticks that Can Spread Lyme Found throughout Washtenaw County

Deer Tick

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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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: May 11, 2018

WCSO Citizen Police Academy: Open for Registration

Citizen Police Academy Graduates - Winter 2017-2018

Our goal is to make this course an informative and enjoyable experience for everyone involved. It’s an opportunity for our dedicated staff to share what we do and how we do it. Each year we hold two 11-week long Citizen Police Academy sessions. Each sessi...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Home Toxics Collections


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 acept at the home ...

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