News from Across eWashtenaw
These news stories come from all departments and sections of eWashtenaw.
It will soon be easier for Washtenaw County residents who lack proper identification to access local public and private services such as the police, hospitals and banks. The Washtenaw County Clerk – Vital Records Division will begin issuing Washtenaw County ID Cards on June 1, 2015 to residents who meet application standards.
In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15th as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. As has become a tradition in Washtenaw County, a ceremony marking Peace Officer’s Memorial Day was held at the Washtenaw 100 Club Memorial Park today, Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 10:00AM. The park is located on Michigan Avenue at Ballard Street in Ypsilanti.
The Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission presents Ypsi Pops, a free concert by the Ypsilanti Symphony Orchestra, along with special guests Gemini, at Ypsilanti’s Riverside Park on Saturday, May 23rd at 2:00 pm.
Washtenaw County Public Health is pleased to share its 2014 annual report with our partners and with the community as a whole.
The Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission has 3 great camp options available for you this summer!
Following a challenging selection process for both handlers and dogs, two (2) new police service dog teams were authorized for service by Cmdr. Marlene Radzik this past Friday, May 8th, 2015.
The policy adopted by the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners shall govern the procurement of goods, services, and food from local vendors located in Washtenaw County and the State of Michigan, effective July 1, 2015.
Keep your kids active this summer with these free, fun, sports camps!
Enhancing Police And Community Trust pulled 30 residents from across Washtenaw County and 30 officers from every police agency in the county for a day long workshop on building relationships.
Job Lead Office Support Staff - 5789826 - Boy Scouts of America. Responsibilities: Customer service. Light office work. Answering phones. Process mail, in-going and out-going. Filing. Scanning. Work with administrator on balancing accounts and monthly reports. Part-time position could lead to full-time. Pay rate: $10.00 to $12.00 per hour, negotiable depending on experience.
After a long, cold winter, there is no better way to enjoy the spring season than visiting a County park or preserve. With thirteen parks and twenty-seven nature preserves, Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission (WCPARC) offers a chance to enjoy a variety of recreation activities.
Camp 22 is a counselor-in-training (CIT) program providing opportunities for young teenagers to develop leadership skills and receive training, support, coaching and evaluation. CIT’s will spend the summer making new friends, gaining work experience and having fun.
Washtenaw County Public Health and Food Gatherers are now offering healthy food distribution on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month from 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM. The next distribution is Wed, May 20.
Washtenaw County ranks first among Michigan counties in health factors according to the 2015 County Health Rankings released last week. Washtenaw ranks ninth among Michigan counties for health outcomes. This is the sixth consecutive year that Washtenaw County has received the top ranking for health factors.
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There are no Ebola cases in Washtenaw County or Michigan. Washtenaw County Public Health monitors travelers returning to the County from affected areas for 21 days.