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Logo Yield ShieldThe goal of the Washtenaw County Road Commission is to reduce common, non-injury crashes that occur at 18 countywide roundabouts through education.

When approaching a roundabout, it is important to pay attention to traffic signs and pavement markings. Ignoring them can lead to fender benders and land you a traffic citation.

Find out the three common mistakes to avoid when navigating a roundabout:

Touch A TruckBring your parents and enjoy a morning of fun - FREE! Sit in the driver's seat of a fire engine, climb aboard a tractor, explore a school bus Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 9:00am - 12:00pm at Ypsilanti Community High School.

Logo WCSDIf you are interested in attending the Summer 2017 WCSO Citizens Police Academy Wednesdays Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - Wednesday, August 9, 2017 please complete the application and release forms by Friday, April 28, 2017. Cost for the Citizens Police Academy is FREE. Must be at least 18 years old, unless part of the Washtenaw County Sheriff Office Explorer Program to register.

The Citizens Police Academy is designed to give you a behind the scenes, in-depth look into the everyday happenings of the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office. Our goal is to make this course an informative and enjoyable experience for everyone involved. It's our opportunity to share what we do and how we do it. You'll meet command staff, learn how traffic stops are made, take a tour of the jail, meet our K-9 and Mounted members, learn how to process a crime scene, make an arrest, and much more.

Logo WC Parks RecLooking for a park-tastic summer job? Do you enjoy working with children? Are you a fun, responsible, motivated individual looking for a summer job that will allow you to be creative, active and making a difference in your local community?

The Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Summer Playground Program is the place for you! There are several positions opening up for a Playground Site Coordinator and for Activity Leaders. Join the team and become part of an elite group of parks & recreation summer professionals!

Applications accepted through Thursday, April 27, 2017.

Charter Township of Ypsilanti  •  7200 S. Huron River Dr. Ypsilanti, Mi 48197  •  (734) 484 - 4700

Mon. - Fri., 8:30am - 4:30pm  •  Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm daily