Washtenaw County, Michigan
The Underwater Search & Recovery Team (USRT) recently completed a three (3) day training aimed both at certifying our two (2) new divers and re-certifying current team divers as Surface Supplied Air Divers. The training was challenging, requiring ten (10) to twelve (12) hours of physically demanding work and diving each day. Notably, our new divers accumulated in excess of six (6) hours of bottom time over the three (3) day period inclusive of classroom time.
The Washtenaw County CoC community has been working hard to complete the 2015 CoC Funding Competition process to renew approximately $5 million in CoC funding, as well as apply for $757,633 in new funds. Both parts of the CoC Consolidated Application, the CoC Application (narrative) & Priority Listing (all submitted projects), are shared with the public.
Of the fur bearing mammals in Washtenaw County—what type is the only one that can grow a white winter coat? Is the smallest carnivore in Michigan? Can wrap its body around its prey like a constricting snake? The answer is a weasel!
The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 in observance of Veterans Day. Normal business hours will resume on Thursday, November 12, 2015.
The CoC 2015 Competition Report: Ranking, Project Priority Listing, and New Bonus Project Applications details the review and ranking process, review findings and recommendations for project improvement, as well as FRT funding and ranking recommendations.
The Washtenaw County Identification Card program hours of operation have been expanded! Applications for ID Cards are now accepted from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.