News from Across eWashtenaw
These news stories come from all departments and sections of eWashtenaw.
Rico Montez Chandler is wanted in connection with an assault with intent to murder incident that occurred on 1/29/2011 in Ypsilanti Township.
On January 13, 2011 a Felonious Assault occurred in the 2000 block of Grove Rd. in Ypsilanti Township. David Cameron was identified as the suspect and later arrested.
Gentry has been captured. He was being sought for the shooting (attempted murder) of two subjects in Ypsilanti Township on 6/10/10.
On September 16, 2010 the two suspects below were involved in a home invasion on High Ridge in Ypsilanti Township. Both have been apprehended.
In the months since I announced my intent to retire, I’ve been busy with my normal duties while also working with the Board of Commissioners and Verna to ensure a smooth transition in the leadership of this incredible organization.
I realize that my communication has been primarily operational and that’s intentional. We began this year with an end in mind; we knew that my retirement was five months away and we had a lot to accomplish before then. We are clear on what we need to achieve and have created a plan for getting there.
The Board of Commissioners unanimously passed a resolution that appoints Verna J. McDaniel as Washtenaw County Administrator effective May 15, 2010. I wanted to take some time this week to talk with Verna about her plans as County Administrator. This conversation took place Friday, February 5th.
Arrested on 1/28/2010
"So we must help time, and realize that the time is always ripe to do right." – Martin Luther King, Jr.
The first week of 2010 was an important one for the Board of Commissioners, with the election of their officers and the announcement of the selection process for the new Administrator.
By now you may have heard that I have decided to retire as of Friday, May 14, 2010 – a decision that has kept me awake at night for many months now.
At last night's Ways and Means meeting the Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the 2010/2011 budget as well as modifications to the Non Union Benefits and Compensation approved earlier this summer.
An update on the 2010 Appointment Process and the 2010/2011 proposed budget. The Board of Commissioners continue to deliberate on the budget and at the same time are considering appointments for next year. I wanted to spend a little time this afternoon explaining the appointment process and providing an update on the budget.
Autumn is the season of change - cooler temperatures, fall colors and, of course, moving our clocks back an hour. Our organization is changing too.
Arrested on 10/30/09
Violation for carrying a concealed weapon and resisting and obstructing police Captured Date: July 3, 2009
Attempted Murder / Shooting Captured Date: June 26, 2009