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Posted on: July 22, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR THE WASHTENAW COUNTY JURY BOARD

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PUBLIC NOTICE – SEEKING CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR THE WASHTENAW COUNTY JURY BOARD

The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners is looking for people to volunteer for positions on the Jury Board. The Board of Com...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Rental, Utility, and Internet Assistance Available as Eviction Moratorium Nears Expiration

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Rental and utility relief assistance funds are available now! Learn more here.

The Federal CDC Eviction Moratorium will end on July 31, but assistance funds are available to help qualifying households in Washtenaw County who continue to face pande...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Prosecutor’s Office, Washtenaw My Brother’s Keeper, & Vera Inst. Announce Partnership

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ANN ARBOR, MI – The Washtenaw County Prosecutor’s Office and Washtenaw County My Brother’s Keeper (WMBK) today announced a new partnership with the Vera Institute of Justice geared towards reducing justice-involvement for young men of co...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

*UPDATED 7/2/21* Washtenaw Declares State of Emergency in Response to Widespread and Severe Flooding

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*7/2/2021 FLOODING UPDATE* 

Washtenaw County, MI – As part of the request for a State declaration, Washtenaw County needs to collect as much information as possible about the extent of damage that has occurred in our community. ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

The Green Room. . .Climate Change & Washtenaw County's Carbon Emission Reduction Strategy

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"The Green Room" is a collaboration between the City of Ann Arbor’s Community Television Network (CTN), Washtenaw County Public Works and the Office of the Water Resources Commissioner.  The show is produced by Barbara Luc...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Issues of the Environment-Washtenaw County And SE Michigan See Explosion In Tick Population

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Issues of the EnvironmentWeekly radio show hosted by David Fair that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am. This show has been named Best Mini-Documentary or Series by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters!

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

First case of hantavirus reported in Michigan - case is in Washtenaw County

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Español: Primer caso de hantavirus reportado en Michigan - el caso está en el Condado de Washtenaw

A confirmed case of Sin Nombre hantavirus was recently detected in Washtenaw County. This very rare but severe disease is transmitted t...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

NEW! Washtenaw County Health Department Clinical RV Supports Community COVID-19 Vaccination

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Bringing clinical services to streets and neighborhoods across the county has long been a Health Department dream. The RV resource is the most economical way to deliver these services, and it has arrived just in time to bring COVID-19 vaccination to commu...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Prosecutor Announces Pre-Plea Diversion Program in Ann Arbor’s 15th District Court

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Ann Arbor, MI – May 3, 2021 - The Washtenaw County Prosecutor’s Office, in partnership with the Probation Department at Ann Arbor’s 15th District Court, today announced the creation of an innovative pre-plea diversion program for defend...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Washtenaw Co. Clerk's Office Wins Tyler Technologies Public Sector Excellence Award

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The Washtenaw County Clerk/Register’s Office was recently named a 2021 Tyler Public Sector Excellence award winner at Tyler Technologies’ annual Connect user conference in April. The County Clerk/Register’s office Vital Records Division was recognized as ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

Sheriff Clayton Advocates for Increased Mental Health/Substance Abuse Funding Nationally to Support

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The hearing “Behavioral Health and Policing: Interactions and Solutions” took place on Thursday, April 19, 2021. Sheriff Clayton’s letter was read into the record by Senator Cory Booker.  Sheriff Clayton asked for more funding for a continuum of ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

WC Government & LE Leaders Response to George Floyd Murder Conviction of Derek Chauvin

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We believe that people of good will have been praying that justice would be done and hoping that this tragedy will be a turning point for this country and Washtenaw County.

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Posted on: April 20, 2021

Prosecutor’s Office Announces New Protocols to Assist Survivors of Human Trafficking

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Ann Arbor, MI – April 12, 2021 – The Washtenaw County Prosecutor’s Office, in partnership with the Human Trafficking Clinic at the University of Michigan Law School, today announced a new set of protocols to assist survivors of human trafficking....

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