News from Across eWashtenaw
These news stories come from all departments and sections of eWashtenaw.
Certain customer service operations will have reduced hours this Friday, April 18, 2014 in observance of Good Friday.
A public comment period will be held from April 3, 2014 - May 2, 2014 to solicit citizen input on the draft Substantial Amendment to the Washtenaw Urban County 2013 Action Plan.
National Crime Victims’ Rights Week will be held April 6–12 in communities throughout the nation.
Missing Endangered Person Robert Mullins found with support from WCSO Mounted Unit, Reserve Unit and many other Area Agencies
On 3/28/14, Robert Mullins, a 79 year old man with dementia, walked away from a Senior Assisted Living Center in Superior Township at approximately 9:00pm. Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office Mounted Unit and Reserve Unit were activated to assist Detectives and Deputies, among many other partnering agencies, in their search for Mr. Mullins. As the Mounted Unit searched a field on Prospect just north of Geddes, they came across Mr. Mullins laying in the field, alive and talking with no visible signs of injury, though exhausted from the 20 hours he spend outside wandering on his own.
In conjunction with National Public Health week, Washtenaw County Public Health is honoring five local businesses with Healthy Workplace Awards.
Help shape the future of your County Parks!
National report describes what we know and what we can do to create healthier places to live, work, learn and play.
On Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office Underwater Search and Recovery Team (USRT) members Sgt. Cook, Cpl. Pasternak and Cpl. Mercure responded to the Huron River in Scio Township where a dog was being swept down the river.
Schedule of Upcoming Activities for Sexual Assault Awareness Month
The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners has scheduled a public hearing for Wednesday, March 19th at 6:45 p.m. on the Washtenaw Urban County Annual Action Plan. Interested members of the public are invited to come and speak on this topic.
On March 1st, 2014 Retired Deputy Sheriff Stanley McFadden was presented with his retirement badge and ID card. Deputy McFadden was an Ann Arbor Police Officer who was relentless in his duties once pursuing and capturing a fleeing felon for over a mile through the sewers of Ann Arbor. The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office hired McFadden as a Deputy Sheriff in April of 1965. During his tenure he was also part of the Underwater Search and Recovery Team (USRT).
The Board of Commissioners is inviting residents to apply for a position on the Washtenaw County Road Commission. Interested county residents have until Sunday, March 16, 2014 to apply for this position. Applicants can send a brief letter of interest and their resume to Peter Simms at firstname.lastname@example.org
Drop in to Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission's Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center between 7pm & 9pm on April 26, 2014 for refreshments and information about the Colors of Cancer 5K to benefit the American Cancer Society.
Deputies responded to a fatal motor vehicle crash at M-52 and Bethel Church in Sharon Township on Thursday, February 27th, 2014. Corporal Mike Williams, lead investigator, with Corporals Steve Wallen, Jeff Saren and Tom Mercure did an outstanding job of managing and conducting the kind of detailed on-scene investigation required in such a matter.
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