News Flash

Posted on: July 6, 2020

Rain Garden Community Update

Image of echinacea grass queen anne's lace and other flowers in a rain garden

Public rain gardens throughout Washtenaw county are working hard to capture dirty stormwater and filter it clean.

We are so lucky to have over 100 volunteers that have adopted a public rain garden!  These stewards pull weeds, spread mulch...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Issues of the Environment-Ann Arbor’s Ambitious Plan For Carbon Neutrality By 2030


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: June 25, 2020

Washtenaw County Water Resources PFAS Update- June, 2020

Text against a plain red background stating 'PFAS UPDATE June, 2020". County logo below

As summer temperatures rise, many Michiganders flock to various lakes and rivers to enjoy some time on the water.  As the State of Michigan continues to fight the invisible pollutants perfluorinated compounds, commonly known as PFAS or PFOA, resi...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020


Phone, Email, Lobby Drop Box

The Water Resources Commissioner’s Office re-opened on June 15, 2020, and we have many options for you to contact us, while maintaining social distancing.

Service Options for Customers –

  • On-site Services (Limited):

    • Drop Box (Red, outside)...
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