News Flash

Posted on: November 24, 2020

Washtenaw County OCED Releases New Report on Activities from January 2019 Through August 2020

Immediate Release 

 

Contact: 

Peter Lindeman | 616.894.2833| [email protected] 

 

Washtenaw County OCED Releases New Report on Activities from January 2019 Through August 2020  

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 18, 2020

New COVID-19 Testing Site to Provide Saliva Testing

For Immediate Release

 

New COVID-19 Testing Site to Provide Saliva Testing

LynxDx, 2|42 Community Center, and Washtenaw County Health Department expand easy, accessible drive-thru testing

 

YPSILANTI, Mich., Nov 18, 2020 – Washtena...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Alerts the Public to Possible COVID-19 Exposure

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:      Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH 

                    Public Information Officer

 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Washtenaw Board of Canvassers Certifies County Election Results & Congratulates Election Clerks

Media Release

Contact:          

Lawrence (Larry) Kestenbaum, Washtenaw County Clerk

                           (734) 222-6730             [email protected]

Ed Golembiewski, Washtenaw County Director of Elections 

                           (734) 222-6...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Issues Priorities for COVID-19 Case Investigation

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:      Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH 

                    Public Information Officer

 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment is Nov. 1 to Dec. 15

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:               Meredith Buhalis

                      &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Advisory: No-Cost Flu Vaccination Event in Manchester Nov 12

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:      Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

                    Washtenaw County Healt...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Portage and Base Line Lake Levels To Be Lowered Beginning November 25th, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date:               November 9, 2020

Contact:           Scott Miller, P.E.

Washtenaw County Water Resources  734-222-68...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Washtenaw County’s Public Safety and Mental Health Preservation Millage

For Immediate Release

 

Contact: Erin Spanier at 734-998-8514 or [email protected]

Washtenaw County’s Public Safety and Mental Health Preservation Millage

Report details 2019 accomplishments

 

Ypsilanti, Mich., Nov 9, 2...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Lifts Stay-in-Place Order for Students

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:              Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH

Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected] or 734-678-7010

&...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2020

WINTER WARMING SHELTER OPENING EARLY TO PREVENT SPREAD OF COVID-19

For Immediate Release

For more information contact:

Diane Heidt, Washtenaw County Deputy County Administrator, 734-891-2570 | [email protected]

WINTER WARMING SHELTER OPENING EARLY TO PREVENT SPREAD OF COVID-19

 

WASHTENAW COUNTY, MI &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Upcoming No-Cost Flu Vaccination Events in Whitmore Lake (10/31) and Ypsilanti (11/2)

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:      Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH

                    Public Information Officer

  &nbs...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Washtenaw County is Prepared for Election Day

Media Release

Contact:          

County Clerk’s Office:

Lawrence (Larry) Kestenbaum, Washtenaw County Clerk     (734) 222-6730             ke...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Washtenaw County Broadband Task Force Offers Update on achieving countywide broadband equity by 2022

MEDIA RELEASE 

 

October 23, 2020

 

For Immediate Release 

 

For More Information Contact:

Lisa Moutinho –            Washtenaw County Public Information...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 21, 2020

Washtenaw County Sees Spike in Covid-19 Cases

October 20, 2020

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Contact: Crystal S. Campbell

Communication and Operations Manager

[email protected] | 734-478-1856 (c)

 

Washtenaw County Sees Spike in Covid-19 Cases

Board of Commissioner’s Cha...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Alerts the Public to Possible COVID-19 Exposure

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:      Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH 

                    Public Information Officer

 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2020

County Health Department Issues Public Health Emergency Stay in Place Order for UofM Students

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:        Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH 

                       Pub...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Back-To-School Hotspots Help Rural Students Keep Up

MEDIA RELEASE

 Date:  October 14, 2020

For Immediate Release  For more information contact:  Lisa Moutinho – Washtenaw County Public Information Officer           &am...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Washtenaw Schools and the Washtenaw County Health Department Issue Joint Call to Action

For Immediate Release

 

Contacts:         Ashley Kryscynski, cell (586) 713-9380, [email protected] 

              &n...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Postpones No-cost Flu Vaccine Event

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:      Susan Ringler Cerniglia

                    Public Information Officer

    &a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Advisory: Washtenaw County Health Department Updates Local Orders on Social Gatherings

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:               Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected] 

734-678-7010...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Cancels October 7th and 8th Meetings

MEDIA RELEASE

 

 

October 6, 2020

For Immediate Release

Contact: Crystal S. Campbell

Board of Commissioners Communication and Operations Manager

734.478.1856 | [email protected]

 

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners 

Ca...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Washtenaw County Clerk Reminder: Absentee Ballots are Counted on Election Day

Contact:    

Lawrence (Larry) Kestenbaum, Washtenaw County Clerk

                       200 N. Main Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48104 &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Washtenaw County Launches Program to Give Away 10,000 Free Masks

Immediate Release 

Contact: 

Peter Lindeman | 616.894.2833| [email protected] 

 

Washtenaw County Launches Program to Give Away 

10,000 Free Masks  

 

Washtenaw County, MI&...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Issues Public Health Emergency Orders

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:      Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH 

                    Public Information Officer

 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Updates Public Health Emergency Order Restricting Gatherings

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:      Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH 

                    Public Information Officer

 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Washtenaw County Government Offers Enhanced Website Experience with Interactive Chat Feature

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

 

Washtenaw County Government Offers Enhanced Website Experience with Interactive Chat Feature

Functionality Aims to Help Citizens Obtain Rapid Assistance with Civic Service Inquiries

 

Ann Arbor, MI &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2020

Flu Vaccination Urged for 2020 Season

Flu Vaccination Urged for 2020 Season

Washtenaw County Health Department and partners provide no-cost flu vaccine events

 

YPSILANTI, Mich., Sept 30, 2020 – Washtenaw County Health Department (WCHD) is offering flu vaccine at no cost durin...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2020

Help Youth Stay Tobacco and Nicotine Free in the New School Year

For immediate release

 

Contact:           Beth Ann Hamilton, Communications Coordinator

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-544-6848

 

Help Youth Stay Tobacco and Nicotine...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Reminder – Advisory Still in Effect for Harmful Algal Blooms in Ford Lake

For Immediate Release

 

Contact:          Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

                    ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Census Deadline Closes on September 30th

Immediate Release 

 

Census Deadline Closes on September 30th 

 

Washtenaw County, MI – The 2020 Decennial Census Count began the same week the Washtenaw County Board o...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Community COVID-19 Testing Available

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH

Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

Community COVID-19 Testing Available 

Free testing Sat Sept 19 and Sat Sept 26

YPSILANTI, Mich.,...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 16, 2020

Grand Opening, September 17th – Ypsilanti Township CommUNITY Skatepark

September 16, 2020

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Meghan Bonfiglio, Deputy DirectorWashtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission[email protected] / (734) 971-6337 x328

Grand Opening, September 17th – Ypsilanti Township CommUNITY Skatepa...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 14, 2020

Washtenaw County BOC to Host Q & A and Public Hearing Regarding Gelman Proposed Settlement

September 14, 2020

Contact: Crystal S. Campbell

BOC Communication and Operations Manager

734.478.1856/ [email protected]

For Immediate Release

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners 

To host Question and Answer Session and Public Hearing with Co...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 14, 2020

EGLE Dam Safety Task Force Names Pratt as Chair

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

EGLE Dam Safety Task Force Names Pratt as Chair

 

Ann Arbor, MI. Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner, Evan Pratt, has been named Chair of the Michigan Dam Safety Task Force. This 19-person team, as...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 10, 2020

Rain Garden University Receives EGLE’s Partners in Success Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date: May 2, 2019

Contact: Harry Sheehan, Chief Deputy Water Resources Commissioner

Phone: 734-222-6860

E-mail: [email protected]

Rain Garden University Receives EGLE’s Partners in Success Award

Ann Arbor, MI. The Washtenaw Co...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 2, 2020

Barrier Busters Requests Triple During COVID-19 Response

Immediate Release

 

Contact:

Moonson Eninsche | 734.544.3006 | [email protected]

 

Barrier Busters Requests Triple During COVID-19 Response

Washtenaw County, MI – Newly released summary reports from t...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Proposed Settlement Documents in Legal Proceedings Regarding Local 1,4-Dioxane Contamination

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

 

Proposed Settlement Documents in Legal Proceedings Regarding Local 1,4-Dioxane Contamination Specific documents now available for public review

Washtenaw County, the Washtenaw County Health Department, the City of A...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 20, 2020

Residents around Parkridge Park Vote on New Playground Design 19

IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Residents around Parkridge Park Vote on New Playground Design 19

 

Ypsilanti, MI - Over the last year, the City of Ypsilanti and Washtenaw County Office of Community and Economic Development engaged over 100 resi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 6, 2020

Advisory: Possible Harmful Algal Bloom in Ford Lake

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

Advisory: Possible Harmful Algal Bloom in Ford Lake

Residents or visitors advised to avoid touching algae o...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 19, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Issues Public Health Emergency Order

Washtenaw County Health Department Issues Public Health Emergency Order 

Restricting Gatherings in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti

Outdoor social gatherings or events now limited to no more than 25 people

YPSILANTI, Mich., August 19, 2020 – Washte...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 6, 2020

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners makes Significant Investment in Sustainability

MEDIA RELEASE

August 6, 2020

For Immediate Release

Contact: Crystal S. Campbell

BOC Communication and Operations Manager

[email protected]

734.478.1856

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners makes Significant Investment in Sustainability

Accelerates C...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 6, 2020

Advisory: Washtenaw County Beach Closure

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

Advisory: Washtenaw County Beach ClosureIndependence Lake beach closed due to high levels of bacteria

&...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Pratt Appointed To The American Public Works Association’s Government Affairs Committee

Ann Arbor, MI. Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner, Evan Pratt, has accepted a two year term serving as part of the Government Affairs Committee for the American Public Works Association (APWA). This committee is responsible for identifying and ...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Washtenaw County and United Way Partner to Launch Financial Navigation Program

IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Contact:

Ugbaad Keynan | 734.677.7202 | [email protected]

Moonson Eninsche | 734.544.3006 | [email protected]

Washtenaw County and United Way Partner to Launch Financial Navigation Program to Serve Residents During COVID-...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 28, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE: Ann Arbor Announces Affordable Housing Waitlist Website

Media Contact:

Teresa Gillotti | 810.410.6982 | [email protected]

MEDIA RELEASE: Ann Arbor Announces Affordable Housing Waitlist Website

The waitlist will open Monday, 7/27, at 1PM, with 8 Rental Units currently available.

On Friday, July 24, 2020, the...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 16, 2020

Advisory: Washtenaw County Beach Closure

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

 

Advisory: Washtenaw County Beach ClosureSugarloaf Lake Beach closed due to high levels of bacter...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Identifies Multiple COVID-19 Cases and Exposures

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

 

Washtenaw County Health Department Identifies Multiple COVID-19 Cases and Exposures

Large ho...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2020

Board of Commissioners Consider Adding Public Health and Seniors millage Language to November Ballot

For Immediate Release

Contact: Crystal S. Campbell

BOC Communication and Operations Manager

[email protected] / (734) 478-1856

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Consider Adding 

Public Health and Seniors millage Language to November Ballot...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 8, 2020

Washtenaw & Livingston Health Departments Offer COVID-19 Testing in Whitmore Lake Saturday, July 11

For Immediate Release 

Community COVID-19 Testing in Whitmore Lake Saturday, July 11

Health Departments and Partners Collaborate to Offer Pop-Up Testing 

YPSILANTI, Mich., July 8, 2020 – Washtenaw and Livingston County Health Depa...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2020

As Summer Temperatures Rise, Washtenaw County to Provide Cooling Centers to the Public

July 6, 2020

For Immediate Release

 

CONTACT:

As Summer Temperatures Rise, Washtenaw County to

Provide Cooling Centers to the Public

 

Ann Arbor, MI- With temperatures expected to rise above 90° this week, Washtenaw County will...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2020

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Creates a Commission on Aging

July 6, 2020

 

For Immediate Release

 

 

 

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners 

Creates a Commission on Aging 

Aims to Elevate the Voices and Needs the County’s Older Adults

 

Ann Arbo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 2, 2020

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Declares: “Racism is a Public Health Crisis”

MEDIA RELEASE

July 2, 2020

For Immediate Release

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Declares:

“Racism is a Public Health Crisis”

Ann Arbor, MI – As a part of their on-going equity efforts, the Washtenaw County Board of Co...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Board of Commissioners passes Resolution to implement a Responsible Contractor Policy

MEDIA RELEASE

July 2, 2020

 

For Immediate Release

CONTACT:

Crystal S. Campbell

BOC Communication and Operations Manager

[email protected]

(734) 222-6847(o) || (734) 478-1856 (c)

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners passes

Resolution to implem...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 1, 2020

Washtenaw County Board of Health Names Racism as a Public Health Crisis

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler-Cerniglia

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

Washtenaw County Board of Health Names Racism as a Public Health Crisis

Resolution confirms collective commitment to health equity

YPSIL...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2020

WASHTENAW COUNTY DECLARES END TO COVID-19 STATE OF EMERGENCY

MEDIA RELEASE

Date: June 12, 2020

For more information contact:

Crystal Campbell

Board of Commissioners

Communication and Operations Manager

[email protected] / (734) 478-1856

WASHTENAW COUNTY DECLARES END TO

COVID-19 STATE OF EMERGENCY 

ANN ARBOR, ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 5, 2020

Washtenaw County Government Plans to Reopen with Modified Services on Monday, June 15, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE

June 5, 2020

For Immediate Release

For more information contact:Gregory Dill – Washtenaw County Administrator[email protected]

Washtenaw County Government Plans to Reopen with Modified Services on Monday, June 15, 2020 

&...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 5, 2020

Independence Lake County Park Beach Guidelines

June 4, 2020

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Coy Vaughn, DirectorWashtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission[email protected] / (734) 971-6337

Independence Lake County Park Beach Guidelines

 

ANN ARBOR, MI – The Independence Lake C...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 5, 2020

Closure of Parker Mill County Park Trail & Parking Lot

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Coy Vaughn, DirectorWashtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission[email protected] / (734) 971-6337

Closure of Parker Mill County Park Trail & Parking Lot

 

ANN ARBOR, MI – The Parker Mill County ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Rescinds Local Emergency Orders

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

Washtenaw County Health Department Rescinds Local Emergency Orders

Employee screening is now required under...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Appoints Two New Members to County Road Commission

MEDIA RELEASE

 

May 20, 2020

For Immediate Release

Contact: Crystal S. Campbell

BOC Communication and Operations Manager

[email protected] / (734) 478-1856

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Appoints

 Two New Members to County Road Co...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Independence Lake County Park Closed for Memorial Day Weekend

May 21, 2020

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Coy Vaughn, DirectorWashtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission[email protected] / (734) 971-6337

Independence Lake County Park Closed for Memorial Day Weekend

 

Ann Arbor, MI – Independ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Rolling Hills Water Park and Blue Heron Bay Closed for Summer

May 15, 2020

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Coy Vaughn, DirectorWashtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission[email protected] / (734) 971-6337

Rolling Hills Water Park and Blue Heron Bay Closed for Summer, Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Co...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission Cancels Summer Day Camp for 2020 Season

May 15, 2020

For Immediate Release

Contact: Coy Vaughn, DirectorWashtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission[email protected] / (734) 971-6337

Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission Cancels Summer Day Camp for 2020 Season

 

ANN ARB...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 14, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Updates Local Orders to Protect Workers during COVID-19

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

Washtenaw County Health Department Updates Local Orders to Protect Workers during COVID-19

Service provider...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Approves Nearly $10 million in Support

MEDIA RELEASE

May 7, 2020

For Immediate Release

Contact: Crystal S. Campbell

BOC Communication and Operations Manager

[email protected] / (734) 478-1856

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Approves Nearly

$10 million to Support Crisis Housing, Permanen...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Washtenaw County Expands Community COVID-19 Testing

For Immediate Release

 

Washtenaw County Expands Community COVID-19 Testing

Saint Joseph Mercy Health System and Packard Health providing testing at community locations

YPSILANTI, Mich., May 1, 2020 – Washtenaw County Health Department is a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners to hear update on Covid-19 response efforts

MEDIA RELEASE

April 27, 2020

For Immediate Release 

Contact: 

Crystal S. Campbell

Board of Commissioners Communication and Operations Manager

734.478.1856/ [email protected]

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners to hear update on Covid-...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 30, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Updates Orders to Protect Workers during COVID-19

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

 

Washtenaw County Health Department Updates Orders to Protect Workers during COVID-19

Service prov...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 24, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Provides Data on Probable COVID-19 Cases

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

Washtenaw County Health Department Provides Data on Probable COVID-19 Cases

Probable cases are directly lin...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Washtenaw Flood Risk Expected To Be Greater In 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

 

Date April 22, 2020 

Contact: Evan Pratt, Water Resources Commissioner Phone: 734-222-6860 Email: [email protected] 

 

Washtenaw Flood Risk Expected To Be Greater In 2020 

&nb...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Health Care Coverage and Health Insurance during COVID-19

For Immediate Release

Contact: Krista Nordberg

Washtenaw Health Plan

734-544-6778

[email protected]

Health Care Coverage and Health Insurance during COVID-19 

Washtenaw Health Plan is ready to help

YPSILANTI, Mich., April 14, 2020 – If ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Extends Orders to Protect Essential Workers during COVID-19

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

 

Washtenaw County Health Department Extends Orders to Protect Essential Workers during COVID-19

Cr...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 10, 2020

Washtenaw County Extends Closure due to COVID-19

 

MEDIA RELEASE

April 10, 2020

For Immediate Release

For more information contact:  Gregory Dill – Washtenaw County Administrator  [email protected]

Washtenaw County Government Extends Partial Closure and modified remote ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Provides COVID-19 Data by Zip Code and Race

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler-Cerniglia

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

Washtenaw County Health Department Provides COVID-19 Data by Zip Code and Race

Data highlights disparities within the county

 

D...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Washtenaw County Increases Resources for the Homeless Community

MEDIA RELEASE 

 

 

Date:  March 31, 2020 

 

For Immediate Release 

 

For more information: See Below  

 

Washtenaw County Increases Resources for the Homeless Community&n...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Issues Orders to Protect Essential Workers during COVID-19

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

 

Washtenaw County Health Department Issues Orders to Protect Essential Workers during COVID-19

Cri...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Washtenaw County Government Extends Closure of Non-Essential Services

MEDIA RELEASE

March 25, 2020

For Immediate Release 

For more information contact:  Gregory Dill – Washtenaw County Administrator  [email protected]

Washtenaw County Government Extends Closure of Non-Essential Services

&am...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 22, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Reports Local COVID-19 Death

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, MPH, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-678-7010

Washtenaw County Health Department Reports Local COVID-19 Death

Health Officer recommends everyone to ...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Reports 7 Additional COVID-19 Cases

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Contact: Susan Ringler-Cerniglia

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-544-6759

Washtenaw County Health Department Reports 7 Additional COVID-19 Cases

Number of Washtenaw cases double; community spread now likely

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

WASHTENAW COUNTY DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY TO ADDRESS COMMUNITY IMPACT OF COVID-19

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Date:  March 18, 2020

For more information contact:

Crystal Campbell                         or      ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Portage Baseline Lake Levels to be Raised Beginning March 20th, 2020

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Date: March 16th, 2020 

 

Contact:    Scott Miller, Deputy Water Resources Commissioner Phone: 734-222-6860 E-mail: [email protected]    

 

Portage Base...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

WASHTENAW COUNTY CLERK/REGISTER’S OFFICE CLOSED UNTIL APRIL 6, 2020 – ESSENTIAL SERVICES ONLINE/MAIL

March 15, 2020

 

For Immediate Release 

For more information contact:

Edward R. Golembiewski, Chief Deputy Clerk / Register

[email protected] or 734-680-6078

Lawrence Kestenbaum, County Clerk/Register of Deeds

[email protected]

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 15, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Orders Bars, Restaurants to Reduce Crowding

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-544-6759 or 734-678-7010

 

Washtenaw County Health Department Orders Bars, Restaurants to Reduce Crowding

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

All Non-Essential Washtenaw County Operations Closed Through April 5, 2020

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Date:  March 15, 2020 

 

For Immediate Release 

 

 

For more information Contact: Gregory Dill, Washtenaw County Administrator  [email protected] 

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Provides Additional Details on Positive Cases

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Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-544-6759

 

Washtenaw County Health Department Provides Additional Details on Positive Cases

Both Individuals...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Washtenaw County Health Department Reports First COVID-19 Cases

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Public Information Officer

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-544-6759

 

Washtenaw County Health Department Reports First COVID-19 Cases

Two Individuals with Travel Expos...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Michigan Medicine, Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, IHA partnering with county health departments t

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March 11, 2020

 

Contact: 

Susan Ringler Cerniglia, M.P.H. 

Washtenaw County Health Department 

734-544-6759; (c) 734-678-7010 

[email protected] 

Mary Masson 

Mich...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Innovative Reentry Initiative

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For Immediate Release

Contact: Crystal S. Campbell

BOC Communication and Operations Manager

[email protected] / (734) 222-6847

WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS RATIFIES FEDERALLY FUNDED “INNOVATIVE REENTRY INITIATIVE” GRANT FO...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

It Is POSSIBLE Opioid Awareness Campaign Launched by Washtenaw County Health Department

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Contact: Kayla Steinberg, Communications Coordinator  Washtenaw County Health Department  [email protected]   734-544-6848 

 

 

It Is POSSIBLE Opioid Awaren...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 19, 2020

Washtenaw County Offers Residents Free Online Cyber Security Training

MEDIA RELEASE 

 

 

Date:  February 18, 2020 

For Immediate Release 

 

For more information contact: 

 

Lisa Moutinho – Washtenaw County Public Information Officer  ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 12, 2020

Building Healthy Communities

For Immediate Release

Contact: Susan Ringler Cerniglia, Community Health Promotion Manager

Washtenaw County Health Department

[email protected]

734-544-6759

Building Healthy Communities

Washtenaw County organizations awarded grants to promote healthy eatin...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Washtenaw County Summer Youth Employment Program Now Accepting Applications

Immediate Release

“Being a part of SummerWorks was awesome! My job led to an internship and the internship turned into my career!” - SummerWorks Participant

Washtenaw County, MI – Th...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Results of three Michigan 2019 Novel Coronavirus specimens came back negative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 27, 2020

CONTACTSMDHHS: Lynn Sutfin, 517-241-2112, [email protected]WASHTENAW COUNTY: Susan Ringler-Cerniglia, 734-544-6759, [email protected]MACOMB COUNTY: Scott Turske, 586-469-6065, [email protected]

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 23, 2020

County Board of Commissioners Takes Action to Address Resident Concerns With County Road Commission

MEDIA RELEASE

Date: January 23, 2020

For Immediate Release

For more information contact:

Lisa Moutinho – Washtenaw County Public Information Officer734-222-6731 [email protected]

WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS TAKES ACTION TO ADDRESS RE...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Water Resources Staff Continue Efforts To Alleviate Flooding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date    January 10, 2020

Contact:    Harry Sheehan 

Deputy Water Resources Commissioner

Phone:   734-222-6860

Email:  [email protected]

WATER RESOURCES STA...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2020

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Re-Elects Leadership Team

MEDIA RELEASE

Date: Thursday, January 9, 2020

For Immediate Release

For more information contact:

Lisa Moutinho – Washtenaw County Public Information Officer734-222-6731 [email protected]

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Re-Elects Leaders...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2020

Refugee Resettlement

MEDIA RELEASE

January 9, 2019For Immediate Release

For more information, contact:Lisa Moutinho, Washtenaw County Public Information Officer734.222.6731 or [email protected] 

 

Washtenaw County Commission Votes to Keep Doors Ope...

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