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Posted on: January 25, 2024

DEADLINE EXTENDED - Seeking Volunteers for the Washtenaw County Environmental Council

Environmental Council Notice

WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING VOLUNTEERS FOR THE ENVIRONMENTAL COUNCIL

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking to fill two (2) positions on the Washtenaw County Environmental Council. The Board of C...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

Apply to Serve on the Washtenaw County Community Mental Health Board

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR 

Washtenaw County Community Mental Health Board

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for citizens to volunteer for positions on the Wa...

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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: December 28, 2023

Seeking Volunteers for the Materials Management Planning Committee

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WASHTENAW COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING VOLUNTEERS FOR THE MATERIALS MANAGEMENT PLANNING COMMITTEE

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for volunteers for 11-12 positions on the Materials Management Planning Committ...

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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: December 27, 2023

Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Approve 2024 – 2027 Quadrennial Budget

Board Approves 2024 - 2027 Quadrennial Budget

During the final meeting of 2023, the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners approved the 2024 – 2027 Quadrennial Budget. Spanning four years, the approved annual budgets prioritize good government practices and are balanced to ensure ...

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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: December 27, 2023

Board Allocates $4.3 Million to Older Adult Service Providers

Board Approves $4.3M for Older Adult Services

Washtenaw County, MI- In an on-going commitment to support older adults in our community, the Board approved two funding recommendations totaling $4.3M to older adult service providers in Washtenaw County. The first allocation o...

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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: September 6, 2023

Washtenaw County Launches Financial Empowerment Center

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WASHTENAW COUNTY, MI., September 5th, 2023 – Washtenaw County Office of Community and Economic Development, in partnership with the national Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund), announced today the grand opening of...

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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: June 22, 2023

Board of Commissioners urge the Michigan Legislature to ban flavored tobacco products

Ban Flavored Tobacco

Ann Arbor, MI- At their June meeting, the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution urging the Michigan Legislature to protect the health and well-being of its residents. The resolution urges the Michigan Legislature to end the sale of f...

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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: August 9, 2022

Washtenaw County Board Invests in Affordable Home Ownership Development

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At their August 3rd meeting, the Board of Commissioners approved funding that will help expand housing access in Washtenaw County. This $3.6 million investment of American Rescue Plan Act funds will support a mixed-income residential housing development i...
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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: July 15, 2022

Sustainable, Mixed-Income Platt Road Development Moves Forward

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Washtenaw County, MI – At the most recent Board of Commissioners meeting, Commissioner Andy LaBarre offered a liaison report about the exciting recent news surrounding the Veridian at County Farm housing development...

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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Board of Commissioners Approve Additional Support for Direct Assistance Program

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Last week, the Board of Commissioners approved two resolutions that support the expansion of important direct assistance initiatives administered by the Office of Community and Economic Development (OCED): the Barrier Busters Network and the Weatherizatio...

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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Commissioners Adopt Community Violence Interruption Policy Framework; Invite Cities and Townships to

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Washtenaw County, MI – In response to a series of tragic gun violence incidents that resulted in the shooting deaths of young men in Washtenaw County in the Summer of 2021, a diverse group of people, including community members...

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Board of Commissioners - News
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Board of Commissioners Passes $11 Million Package to Invest in Community Health and Wellbeing

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Washtenaw County, MI – Last night, the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a series of investments using funds from the county’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) allocation. This is the second package of investm...

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