News from Across eWashtenaw
These news stories come from all departments and sections of eWashtenaw.
HVA is having a job fair at the Washtenaw County Michigan Works! 304 Harriet St. Ypsilanti, MI 48197 on Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 1pm-4pm.
Zingerman's is having a job fair at the Washtenaw County Michigan Works! 304 Harriet St. Ypsilanti, MI 48197 on Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 1pm-4pm.
Member appreciation events are free to our members. Please see the flyer for additional details, some of the events require registration.
Member appreciation events are free to Rec Center Members - some events require registration, please see flyer for details.
The Sheriff's Office K9 Unit will be engaged in training simulations in the 2300 to 2600 area of Tessmer Road, Lodi Township, on Saturday morning, April 9th, 2016.
Washtenaw County Sheriff, Michigan Works! and Regional Chamber Partner on Summer 16 Youth Employment Program
There is an area in Washtenaw County where the chemical 1,4-dioxane is underground. The area includes parts of Scio Township and western Ann Arbor. This contamination is a concern because wells near the area draw groundwater for use in homes and businesses. Washtenaw County Public Health is providing information to help residents understand the current situation and potential health impacts.
On March 29, 2016, at around 7:00 p.m., Deputy Urban and K9 Fred responded to a larceny from vehicle complaint in the Cavanaugh Lake area of Washtenaw County.
Beginning this spring and continuing through the fall of 2017, the Water Resources Office will be conducting assessments of county drains and stormwater basins throughout Washtenaw County. During this time, we may be more visible to residents or be noticed at locations that typically don’t see much activity. So in the coming months you may receive inquiries about our activity.
Washtenaw County Public Health provides free hearing and vision screenings. Screenings are required for all children entering preschool and kindergarten this coming fall.
The MLM Recreation Center is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of summer day camp counselor.
The presentation from the March 22 meeting are now available.
2015 results show the program continues to help participants eat more fruits and vegetables. Washtenaw County Public Health and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System (SJMHS) are pleased to announce they are continuing to work together, and SJMHS will fund Prescription for Health in 2016.
Beginning Monday, March 28, 2016 Northbound Wiard Road at Tyler Road & Tyler Road at Wiard Road in Ypsilanti Township will be closed until July 2016.
Revised Soil Erosion & Sedimentation Control (SESC) Ordinance Takes Effect April 1, 2016
Thanks to the advocacy efforts of many Community Mental Health supporters, there is progress with the removal of Boilerplate 298.
The 2016 County Health Rankings are out. Washtenaw ranks among Michigan's healthiest counties. Opportunities for improvements include health equity.
Funds available to non-profits in Washtenaw County.
WCSO Deputies have been equipped with Naloxone, a medication to treat opioid overdose in an emergency situation, since August of 2015. Since then deputies have saved sixteen (16) lives by administering Naloxone; the two most recent lives were saved by different deputies within the same shift.
Deputy Urban and his canine partner, Fred, visited a Girl Scout Daisy Troop in Dexter last week to help them earn their Gerri Flower Pedal Badge which is about respecting authority and “playing by the rules”. Deputy Urban and Fred received this nice letter of thanks from the Daisy Troop: