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Posted on: June 3, 2020

From the Director - Racial Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Statement

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ANN ARBOR, MI – Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission stands in solidarity with the Black community and peaceful protesters that have made their voices heard within our county and across the country. As Washtenaw County Commissioner...

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

Independence Lake County Park Beach Guidelines

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ANN ARBOR, MI – The Independence Lake County Park beach, restrooms and outdoor pavilions will be opening on June 5, 2020 in alignment with Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Executive Order [2020-110]. However, the playground, swings, climbin...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

County-Wide Roads and Non-Motorized Millage Renewal on the August 4 Ballot

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ANN ARBOR, MI – June 1, 2020, Washtenaw County voters will be asked on August 4, 2020, to renew and restore the 0.5 mill four-year county-wide roads and non-motorized millage. If renewed/restored, the 0.5 mill is expected to generate ap...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission Updates, Guidelines, Park Use and Closures

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ANN ARBOR, MI – June 25, 2020, Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission has continued to update our policies, procedures and guidelines weekly based on Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Executive Orders. The most recent Ex...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Rolling Hills Water Park and Blue Heron Bay Spray Park Closed for Summer

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ANN ARBOR, MI – May 15, 2020, Rolling Hills Water Park at Rolling Hills County Park and Blue Heron Bay Spray Park at Independence Lake County Park, operated by Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission (WCPARC), will be closed for the s...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Pierce Lake Golf Course Updates & Guidelines - June 3, 2020

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As per Governor Whitmer’s updated "Stay Home. Stay Home. Save Lives" Executive Order [2020-59], Pierce Lake Golf Course has been cleared to open for the season!

To help reduce the spread of COVID-19 and follow Governor Whitmer&rsquo...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

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

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ANN ARBOR, MI – May 15, 2020, Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission voted at its monthly commission meeting on May 12, to cancel summer day camp programs at Rolling Hills County Park, Independence Lake County Park, the Meri Lou Murr...

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