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Posted on: June 5, 2020

2020 PROCLAMATION DECLARING THE FIRST FRIDAY IN JUNE TO BE NATIONAL GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS DAY

2020 PROCLAMATION

DECLARING THE FIRST FRIDAY IN JUNE TO BE

NATIONAL GUN VIOLENCE AWARENESS DAY

This proclamation declares the first Friday in June to be National Gun Violence Awareness Day in the City of Ypsilanti to honor and remember all victims and surviv...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: June 4, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Message from the Office of the City Manager

CITY MANAGER STATEMENT

City of Ypsilanti, Michigan

June 3, 2020

TOGETHER, WE STAND AGAINST RACISM

            On the evening of June 2, 2020 City Council adopted Resolution No. 2020-115A declaring racism a...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: June 3, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Sustainability Commission June 8th Virtual Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

SUSTAINABILITY COMMISSION – VIRTUAL MEETING

 

The Ypsilanti Sustainability Commission will hold A Virtual Meeting on Monday, June 8, 2020 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accordance with Governor Whit...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: June 2, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Mayor Bashert Ends State of Emergency

City of Ypsilanti Emergency Status Closes

On March 12, I put the City of Ypsilanti on Emergency Status due to the Covid 19 pandemic. This was a strong and important step that we took to protect our residents and be prepared to take any and all necessary st...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: June 2, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: City Parks opening June 8th

“Based on Governor Whitmer’s recent executive order, the City of Ypsilanti is reopening all city parks effective Monday June 8, 2020, subject to social distancing guidelines. This includes the following:

  • Playgrounds/Play Structures
  • Game ...
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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 29, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Statement from Police Chief DeGiusti

This week a video of a police incident was widely shared on social media.  A lot of misinformation was also shared with that video.  The actions in the video have been attributed to an Ypsilanti Police Officer which is not true. ...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Public Notice: Mayors Newsletter

Mayors newsletter header with the issues date.

The Mayors newsletter for May 29, 2020 is live!

Find it here. City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 29, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: June 2, 2020 City Council Virtual Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

CITY COUNCIL MEETING – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold A Virtual Meeting on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accordance with Governor Whitmer’s Executive O...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 29, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Civil Service Special/Virtual Meeting

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION – VIRTUAL SPECIAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti Civil Service Commission will hold A Virtual Meeting on Monday, June 1, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. The meeting will be in held in accordanc...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 27, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: COVID-19 Care Packages Application

Frances McMullan, City Manager

Phone: (734) 483-1810

For Immediate Release May 27, 2020

CITY OF YPSILANTI COVID ASSISTANCE CARE PACKAGES NOW AVAILABLE TO RESIDENTS BY ONLINE APPLICATION.

YPSILANTI, Michigan - On May 5th, City Council approved a new ...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 26, 2020

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: Zoning Ordinance Text Amendment

Public Hearing Notice

Ypsilanti City Council

 

Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 7:00 pm

Council Chambers, City Hall

1 S Huron St, Ypsilanti, MI 

A public hearing will be held by City Council to receive comments on the following:

Zoning Ordinance Text Am...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 26, 2020

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: Michigan Natural Resource Trust Fund: I-94 Non-Motorized Crossing

Public Hearing Notice

City of Ypsilanti City Council

Tuesday, 2 June 2020

The City of Ypsilanti City Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, June 2nd, at the 6:00 p.m. regular meeting in the Council Chambers of the City Hall, One South Huron Street, Y...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 25, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Memorial Day Message from Mayor Bashert

Ypsilanti:  Greetings on this quiet Memorial Day.  This year there is no Memorial Day Procession, due to the pandemic.  

In past years, the annual procession included two elements to thank our fallen soldiers and their families. ...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 22, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Memorial Day Trash Pick-up

There will be no trash, recycling, or yard waste collection on Monday May 25 due to Memorial Day holiday.  Collection will run one day behind Tuesday through Saturday during the week of May 25.  Please be sure all items are put out at th...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 18, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Civil Service Virtual Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti Civil Service will hold A Virtual Meeting on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 3 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accordance with Governor Whitmer’s Executi...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 15, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Planning Commission Virtual Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti Planning Commission will hold a virtual meeting on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accordance with Governor Whitmer&rsq...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 15, 2020

RE: May 19th City Council Virtual Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

CITY COUNCIL MEETING – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold A Virtual Meeting on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accordance with Governor Whitmer’s Executive O...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 15, 2020

PUBLIC INFORMATION - AMTRAK TRAIN PLATFORM

The City Manager of Ypsilanti Frances McMullan releases a fact sheet on the AMTRAK CRISI Grant. The face sheet can be view here: AMTRAK Fact Sheet

City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 12, 2020

Public Notice: Online Voter Registration

If you have a Michigan Driver’s license or Personal ID card you can register to vote or update your registration online at https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us/RegisterVoter 

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 12, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Permanent Absentee Voter List

Sign up to receive an Absent Voter Ballot Application by mail prior to every election

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 12, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Poll Worker Interest

Become a Poll Worker! - Submit your Online Interest Form today!

Poll workers (also called Election Inspectors) are paid to assist voters at the polls on Election Day. They are vital to the voting process and ensure the right to vote - they make voting poss...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 12, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Virtual Non-Motorized Committee Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

NON-MOTORIZED ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING – VIRTUAL MEETING

 

The Ypsilanti Non-Motorized Advisory Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be in held...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 12, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Non-Essential Services Closure

   PUBLIC NOTICE

       CITY OF YPSILANTI

 

Per Governor Whitmer’s Executive Order No. 2020-77 City non-essential services will remain closed until May 28, 2020 in order to assist in pr...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 12, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Road Closure

Please be advised that YCUA will be closing Summit between W. Cross and Washtenaw in order to complete repairs on the water tower.  The closure is scheduled to occur from May 13, 2020 to June 17, 2020.  

City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 11, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Virtual Sustainability Commission Meeting Canceled

The Virtual Sustainability Commission Meeting Scheduled for May 11th has been canceled

City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 11, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Non-Motorized Advisory Committee Virtual Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

NON-MOTORIZED ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING – VIRTUAL MEETING

 

The Ypsilanti Non-Motorized Advisory Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accor...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 8, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Grass and Weeds Ordinance Enforcement

PUBLIC NOTICE

TO ALL CITY OF YPSILANTI PROPERTY OWNERS

Grass and weeds may not be permitted to grow higher than 10 inches.  Tree limbs and branches shall be maintained a minimum of eight (8) feet above the sidewalks and public right-of-ways. &n...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 8, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Parks and Recreation Commission Virtual Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti Parks and recreation Commission will hold A Virtual Meeting on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accordance with Governor W...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 8, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Sustainability Commission Virtual Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

SUSTAINABILITY COMMISSION – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti City Sustainability Commission will hold A Virtual Meeting on Monday, May 11, 2020 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accordance with Governor Whitmer&a...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 5, 2020

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: AMEND CITY BUDGET FOR 2019-2020 FISCAL YEAR BUDGET ORDINANCE

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE 

YPSILANTI CITY COUNCILAMEND CITY BUDGET FOR 2019-2020FISCAL YEAR BUDGET ORDINANCE

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, located at ...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 5, 2020

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: CITY BUDGET FOR 2020-2021 & 2021-2022

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE 

YPSILANTI CITY COUNCILADOPT CITY BUDGET FOR 2020-2021 & 2021-2022FISCAL YEARS AND BUDGET ORDINANCE

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council ...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 5, 2020

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: 2020-2021 TAX LEVY ORDINANCE

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, located at 1 S. Huron St., Ypsilanti, MI 48197 to consider an Ordinance entitled "2020-2021 Tax Levy Ordinance&quo...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: May 4, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Planning Commission Public Hearing

PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI PLANNING COMMISSION

Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 7:00 pm

Council Chambers, City Hall

1 S Huron St, Ypsilanti, MI

A public hearing will be held by the Ypsilanti Planning Commission at their regular meeting to co...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 30, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: May 5, 2020 Virtual Council Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

CITY COUNCIL MEETING – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold A Virtual Meeting on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accordance with Governor Whitmer’s Executive Or...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 30, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: May 6, 2020 Planning Commission Virtual Special Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

PLANNING COMMISSION SPECIAL MEETING – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti Planning Commission will hold a virtual special meeting on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 7 p.m. The special meeting will be in held in accordance with G...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 29, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: City Council 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 from 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on the following dates:

Tuesday, May 5,...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 23, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Information on Ypsilanti’s Highland Cemetery

Ypsilanti’s Highland Cemetery added to National Register of Historic Places

The cemetery was originally designed by Colonel James Lewis Glen, and reflects the "rural" or "garden" style popular in the mid-1800s.  The b...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 21, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Planning Commission Public Hearings

PUBLIC NOTICE

Public Hearing Notice

City of Ypsilanti Planning Commission

Special Meeting 

 

Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 7:00 pm

Council Chambers, City Hall

1 S Huron St, Ypsilanti, MI 

Four public hearings will be held by the Ypsilanti Pla...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 17, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: April 21st City Council Virtual Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

CITY COUNCIL MEETING – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold A Virtual Meeting on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be in held in accordance with Governor Whitmer’s Executive...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 17, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Police and Fire Pension Board Virtual Meeting

City of Ypsilanti  Fire & Police Retirement Board  NOTICE OF MEETING

There will be a meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Fire and Police Pension Board of Ypsilanti as follows:  Date: April 20, 2020
 Time: 9:00 a.m. Locat...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 13, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Statement from the Mayor - COVID-19 and People Without Housing

Covid 19 and People Without Housing

The City of Ypsilanti cares deeply about all our residents and visitors, including people experiencing homelessness.  Many people have contacted me, our City Council members, and City staff with concern about ho...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 10, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Mayor Newsletter

Due to a multitude of holidays, there will be no Mayoral Newsletter this week. Happy Passover and/or Easter to everyone.

Be safe, wear your masks, wash your hands. See you soon

City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 10, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: COVID-19 Update

Governor Whitmer has extended the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” executive order until April 30. The order directs all Michigan businesses and operations to temporarily suspend in-person operations that are not necessary to sustain or...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 10, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Statement from the Chief of Police

Statement from the Chief of Police regarding tent evictions

In these trying times we want to be supportive of all of our community members especially those that are most vulnerable.  It is important to do all we can to protect people from the pote...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 9, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Statement from the Chief of Police

Statement from the Chief of Police Regarding Potential Scams Related to COVID-19

I hope this message finds you safe and healthy.  Unfortunately in these uncertain times there are some who would use the current COVID-19 pandemic to their advantage....

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: April 3, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: April 7, 2020 City Council Virtual Meeting

               

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

CITY COUNCIL MEETING – VIRTUAL MEETING

The Ypsilanti City Council will hold A Virtual Meeting on Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 7 p.m....

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: March 30, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Yard Waste Pick-Up

The Ypsilanti Department of Public Services is planning to begin curbside yard waste pick-up on Monday April 6. Yard waste pick-up will occur on the same day that trash and recycling are collected. If there are any changes to this service we will send out...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: March 27, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Recycle Ann Arbor Operations Temporarily Suspended

In order to disrupt the spread of the Coronavirus the recycling drop-off center has temporarily suspended operations.

City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: March 25, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Non-essential Service Closure

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF YPSILANTI

Per Governor Whitmer’s Executive Order No. 2020-21 City non-essential services will remain closed until April 14, 2020 in order to assist in preventing the spread of Coronavirus.

City Clerk’s Office

One Sout...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: March 17, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: March 28th Recycling Event Canceled

The recycling event scheduled for March 28th at the Department of Public Services, 14 W. Forest, has been canceled.

The next scheduled event is April 25th at the same location.

City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: March 15, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: City Administrative Closure

   PUBLIC NOTICE

 CITY OF YPSILANTI

 

City administrative facilities will be closed until April 6, 2020 in order to assist in preventing the spread of Coronavirus.

City administration will evaluate if there is need to exten...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: March 12, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Mayor Calls State of Emergency for City of Ypsilanti

City of Ypsilanti: The Mayor is declaring a State of Emergency in the City of Ypsilanti due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. See the document through the below link that defines what that entails and what aid it offers our community.

Under this state ...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: March 11, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Governor Whitmer Declared a State of Emergency

Michigan announces first presumptive positive cases of COVID-19

Governor Whitmer declares a state of emergency to maximize efforts to slow the spread

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDH...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: March 3, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Pension Board Special Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

POLICE AND FIRE PENSION BOARD MEETING

The City of Ypsilanti Police and Fire Pension Board will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, March 4 at 10:00 a.m. Participation in the meeting will be possible by contacting Rheagan Basabica in the Counc...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: January 27, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Electronic Recycling Event

Recycle your old computers, printers, LCD monitors, phones, cables, DVD players, and more on April 25, 2020 from 10 am until 1 pm at the Ypsilanti District Library 5577 Whittaker Rd.

Please click here for further information on the event 

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: December 17, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE: Marihuana Local Permitting Update

MARIHUANA LOCAL PERMITTING UPDATE

In November of 2017, the City of Ypsilanti opted-in to the MMFLA, capping the number and type of facilities at three growing/processing facilities and seven provisioning centers. The City of Ypsilanti also opted-in to the ...

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City of Ypsilanti
Posted on: October 29, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE: 2019-2020 Ypsilanti Snow Ordinance

ATTENTION

TO ALL CITY OF YPSILANTI PROPERTY OWNERS 

The city’s snow ordinance and abatement procedures go into effect November 23, 2019.  Please be advised of the following:

Snow must be removed from sidewalks and parking lots wit...

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City of Ypsilanti
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 City of Ypsilanti
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 City of Ypsilanti
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 City of Ypsilanti
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 City of Ypsilanti

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