Posted on: June 23, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: Historic District Commission Meeting Location Change

PUBLIC NOTICE

City of Ypsilanti

Historic District Commission Meeting Location Change

The Ypsilanti Historic District Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. has been RELOCATED to the Ypsilanti Senior Center, 1015 N Congress St, Y...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Fee Schedule

During the June 20th City Council meeting the the FY 2017-18 Fee Schedule was approved.  Please follow the link to access the schedule.

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: 4th of July Holiday Administrative Office Closure Information

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

                                     

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: June 27th City Council Special Meeting

CITY OF YPSILANTI

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold a special meeting on June 27, 2017 in the City Council Chambers, located at 1 S. Huron, Ypsilanti, MI  48197 at 5:00 p.m. for the purpose of discussion of the 2...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

HDC Application Deadline Changed due to July 4th Holiday

Due to the July 4th holiday, applications for the July 11, 2017 Historic District Commission (HDC) meeting will be due Wednesday, July 5, 2017 by 4 p.m.  This change is only for the July 11, 2017 meeting.  The normal application deadline...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: The Color Run 2017

The Color Run will be in Ypsilanti on Saturday, June 24th. There will be NO PARKING on the run route beginning at 6 a.m. There will be eight STREET CLOSURES from 7 a.m. until noon. 

PLEASE NOTE: The Ypsilanti Recycling Center, located at 651 Rice ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

PUBLIC HEARING: Zoning Board of Appeals June Hearing

Public Hearing Notice

City of Ypsilanti Zoning Board of Appeals

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The City of Ypsilanti Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the City Hall, One South Hu...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: Peddler and Solicitor Permits

It is unlawful for any person to conduct business in the public right-of-way, or carry on the business of a solicitor, peddler, or transient merchant within the corporate limits of the city without first obtaining a license.  Ho...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: Board of Review Appointments

CITY OF YPSILANTI

NOTICE TO PUBLIC

BOARD OF REVIEW APPOINTMENTS

Notice is hereby given by the undersigned, Frances McMullan, Clerk of the City of Ypsilanti, County of Washtenaw, State of Michigan to all residents of the City of Ypsilanti the July Board of Re...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: City Council Special Meeting

CITY OF YPSILANTI

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold a special meeting on June 13, 2017 in the City Council Chambers, located at 1 S. Huron, Ypsilanti, MI  48197 at 7:00 p.m. for the purpose of discussion of the 2...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: Historic District Commission Meeting Location Change

PUBLIC NOTICE

City of Ypsilanti

Historic District Commission Meeting Location Change

The Ypsilanti Historic District Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. has been RELOCATED to SPARK East , 215 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI 481...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

REMINDER PUBLIC NOTICE: Road Closure

Amtrak will be repairing the rail crossing on LeForge, which will require the road to be closed and traffic detoured.  The dates of closure will be June 26th through June 30th.

Posted on: June 1, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: City of Ypsilanti Awarded Top National Solar Recognition

(YPSILANTI, MI) June 1, 2017: The City of Ypsilanti is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a Gold designation for supporting solar energy development by SolSmart, a national organization dedicated to helping communities reduce barriers to solar e...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

AMENDED PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE:Obsolete Property Rehabilitation Exemption for 400 River

 

Public Hearing Notice

City of Ypsilanti City Council

Tuesday, June 20 2017

The City of Ypsilanti City Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at the 7:00 p.m. meeting in the Council Chambers of the City Hall, One South Huron S...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: 15 Year LDFA Extension

CITY OF YPSILANTI

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON

CITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION TO AMEND THE

ANN ARBOR/YPSILANTI SMART ZONE LOCAL DEVELOPMENT FINANCING AUTHORITY

TAX INCREMENT FINANCING AND DEVELOPMENT PLAN

The Ypsilanti City Council will conduct a public hearing at 7:0...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: City Administrative Office Closed for Memorial Day

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              CITY OF YPSILANTI

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

AMENDED PRESS RELEASE: Developers Propose International Village Project for Water Street

Developers Propose International Village Project for Water Street Site

Ypsilanti, MI, May 24, 2017: The City of Ypsilanti is pleased to accept a Letter of Intent from International Village LLC to develop the remaining 36-acre Water Street Redevelopment Are...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: The City of Ypsilanti and the Friends of the Ypsilanti Freighthouse win MHPN Award

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Ypsilanti, MI, May 22, 2017: The City of Ypsilanti and the Friends of the Ypsilanti Freighthouse were awarded a joint Michigan Historic Preservation Network (MHPN) Government/Institution Award for the Restoration of the Ypsilanti Freighthouse at ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: Ypsilanti Fire Department Receives Regional FEMA Equipment Grant

Press Release

Ypsilanti Fire Department Receives Regional FEMA Equipment Grant

Ypsilanti, MI, May 18, 2017: The Washtenaw Mutual Aid Fire Departments Association received a regional grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This $49...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: Project Mow to begin May 23rd at Riverside Park

The City is working with Project Mow to have sheep "mow" some of our more challenging areas, such as the steep hills in Riverside. Please keep in mind that these are working animals! The sheep will be working within two temporary fences, one wit...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Canceled

PUBLIC NOTICE

City of Ypsilanti

Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Canceled 

The Ypsilanti Zoning Board of Appeals meeting scheduled for Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. has been canceled.

Frances McMullan

City Clerk

Posted: 5/17/2017

on City website

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: Historic District Commission Meeting Location Change

PUBLIC NOTICE

City of Ypsilanti

Historic District Commission Meeting Location Change

The Ypsilanti Historic District Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. has been RELOCATED to the Ypsilanti Historical Society Archives, 220 N. H...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: The Non-Motorized Advisory Committee will sponsor of a "Ghost Bikes"display

Just an alert that as in past years, the City of Ypsilanti Non-Motorized Advisory Committee will sponsor of a "Ghost Bikes" display in Ypsilanti during Bike-Bus-Walk Week (www.bbwypsi.org) in our City from May 14th through the 21st to encourage ...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: DTE Gas Meter Safety Checks

DTE Energy will be performing routine safety checks at all residential gas meters over the coming weeks. You may get a letter, phone call, door hanger, or visit from DTE employees or contractors regarding these inspections. Remember: all DTE Energy employ...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: City Council 2017 Budget Sessions

CITY OF YPSILANTI

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold BUDGET SESSIONS in the City Council Chambers, located at 1 S. Huron, Ypsilanti, MI  48197 at 6:00 p.m. on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, May 9, 2017
  • Thursday, May ...
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Posted on: May 2, 2017

City of Ypsilanti receives Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

(YPSILANTI, MI) May 02, 2017: The City of Ypsilanti is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA)....

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: Tap Room Liquor License

For publication Thursday, April 13, 2017

Public Hearing Notice

City of Ypsilanti

Thursday, May 4, 2016

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold a public hearing at its May 4, 2017 meeting in the Council Chambers of the City Hall, One South Huron Street, Ypsilanti...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

The City of Ypsilanti and the Friends of the Ypsilanti Freighthouse selected for a MHPN award

The City of Ypsilanti and the Friends of the Ypsilanti Freighthouse have been selected to receive a joint Michigan Historic Preservation Network 2017 Government/Institution Award for the Restoration of the Ypsilanti Freighthouse. The award is presented to...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

SEMCOG-MAC Survey on Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety

Take this survey on bicycle and pedestrian safety! Responses to this brief survey will help guide traffic safety education strategy in Southeast Michigan. We appreciate your input!

https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=148787762896

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: Board of Review

     CITY OF YPSILANTI

NOTICE TO PUBLIC

BOARD OF REVIEW APPOINTMENTS

Notice is hereby given by the undersigned, Andrew Hellenga, Clerk of the City of Ypsilanti, County of Washtenaw, State of Michigan to all residents of the City of...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT: New polling locations for Precincts 2-4 and 3-1

If you are in Precinct 2-4, please keep in mind that the polling location has been permanently changed from Estabrook Elementary, located at 1555 W. Cross, to the EMU Honors College, located at 511 W. Forest.

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Posted on: September 27, 2016

Press Release: City of Ypsilanti Recruiting Poll Workers

Ypsilanti is now recruiting registered voters and youth age 16 to 18 to serve their community as Election Inspectors during the November 8th General Election. Election Inspectors are vital to the voting process and ensure the right to vote: they make voti...Read on...

Recruting Poll Workers for Election
Posted on: September 19, 2016

City Manager Executive Search Forum

The City of Ypsilanti is having a Forum on September 27th from 6:00PM to 8:00 PM hosted by the Michigan Municipal League (MML). The Forum is taking place so that Citizens can express their opinions for the City's search for a new City Manager. We are aski...Read on...

City Manager Executive Search Forum
Posted on: September 6, 2016

HAWK Traffic Signal

The High-Intensity Activated crosswalk (HAWK) signal provides a protected pedestrian crossing as a way to increase safety.

It is only for pedestrian crossing and does not control traffic on side streets. The HAWK signal is activated through pushing ...Read on...

A Guide to using the HAWK System
Posted on: August 9, 2016

Ozone Action Day – August 10th

It is important that local governments, businesses, and the general public take action to voluntarily lower pollutant emissions on Ozone Action days when high levels of ozone are expected since breathing high concentrations of ozone can lead to a variety ...Read on...

Click here for more info on Ozone Action days.
Posted on: July 21, 2016

Ypsilanti Major Accomplishments

The City has looked at the last four years (August 2012 to August 2016) and compiled a list of major accomplishments within each department. These accomplishments are important as they show that the City has made great strides to improve the quality of li...Read on...

Ypsilanti City Accomplishments
Posted on: July 14, 2016

Street Closures at Rail Stops.

On Monday, July 18, 2016 Grove Street and Park Street will be closed permanently at the intersection of where the rail road tracks crosses each street, north of Michigan Avenue.

This closing is part of the requirements to bring MDOT passenger service t...Read on...

Street Closures
Posted on: July 12, 2016

Special Thanks: Police-Community Relations/Black Lives Matter Task Force Meeting

A huge thank you to everyone who came to the Police-Community Relations/BLM task force meeting last night at Ypsilanti High School. Special thanks to those who took the time to share their thoughts, concerns and hopes for the Ypsilanti community.

Posted on: July 11, 2016

UPDATED LOCATION: Tonight's Police-Community Relations/Black Lives Matter Task Force

Tonight's Police-Community Relations/Black Lives Matter Task Force meeting has been relocated to Ypsilanti High School, located on 2095 Packard Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, at 7:00 p.m.

The Task Force will offer chance for audience participation and commen...Read on...

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Posted on: July 9, 2016

Statement from Chief of Police Regarding Dallas Shootings

Below is a statement from Chief of Police, Tony DeGiusti, regarding the recent shootings in Dallas, Texas. This message was addressed to staff of the Ypsilanti Police Department.

All,

As I write this, I am saddened and shocked by the cowardly attac...Read on...

Posted on: June 27, 2016

Water Street Millage Forum

On Tuesday, August 2nd, City of Ypsilanti voters will weigh in on the Water Street Debt Millage Proposal. This proposal asks for a 2.3 mills to repay debt related to Water Street Redevelopment Project. Passage or failure of this millage will have major ou...Read on...

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Posted on: June 24, 2016

Evening of Jazz

The John E. Lawrence Trio will be performing at the Ypsilanti Senior Center July 10, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Come enjoy an Evening of Jazz. Click the flyer link for more details.

Evening of Jazz
Posted on: June 22, 2016

Ypsilanti Unveils Mural by Jermaine Dickerson at City Hall

The City of Ypsilanti unveiled the City Hall Mural by local artist and Eastern Michigan University Alumni, Jermaine Dickerson, on June 22, 2016. The mural can be found on the back of Ypsilanti’s City Hall on 1 South Huron Street in Downtown Ypsilanti.

Click here to read about the mural and the artist.
Posted on: June 21, 2016

New businesses inject fresh life into Ypsilanti

Exciting things are happening in Ypsi!
The MLive Media Group recently published an article about how new businesses are adding fresh life to the City.

Click here to view the article by MLive.
Posted on: June 10, 2016

Inside Ypsi Summer 2016 Newsletter

The City of Ypsilanti is pleased to announce the release of a Summer 2016 newsletter.

The newsletter can be viewed by clicking the link below. Additionally, there are a select number of copies available at City Hall and Ypsilanti businesses.Read on...

Inside Ypsi 2016 Summer Edition
Posted on: June 2, 2016

It's time for The Color Run!

The Color Run will be in Ypsilanti this Saturday, June 25th.
There will be NO PARKING on the run route beginning at 6 a.m. There will be eight STREET CLOSURES from 7 a.m. until noon.
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Posted on: March 16, 2016

Water Street Debt Status Update Presentation

Click the link below to see the presentation from the 3/15/2016 City Council meeting which gives an update on the debt of Water Street. This presentation has information including charts showing the debt and what the refinancing would mean for the City.

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Posted on: March 15, 2016

All Aboard!

City of Ypsilanti

City officials held a public discussion at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 11, 2016 at Frenchies in Ypsilanti, Michigan's Depot Town regarding a proposed passenger rail station. Officials discussed the necessary steps to secure a Ypsilanti stop along the Amtrak W...Read on...

Posted on: March 4, 2016

Ypsilanti Successfully Refinances Water Street Debt

Ypsilanti, MI, March 4, 2016: The City of Ypsilanti has successfully reduced 30% of its Water Street debt through bond refinancing. The City owed $20,648,975 in principal and interest that has loomed over the City for the past 10 years. Annual payments ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 2, 2016

Community News Release- YCUA Water Services

YCUA provides updates on the City's water services.

Community News Release-YCUA Water Services