Send your children back to school protected from serious diseases
Back-to-school season is here. It’s time for parents to gather school supplies and back packs. It’s also the perfect time to make sure your children are up-to-date on their vaccines.
Volunteers needed for Meals on Wheels shelf-stable meal delivery
Macomb Community Action’s Office of Senior Services is seeking volunteers to help with a special delivery for the Meals on Wheels program on Saturday, September 8, 2018. This one time delivery opportunity will provide seniors in need with shelf-stable meals for times when unsafe weather or other emergency circumstances prevent the normal delivery of hot meals in Macomb County.
Michigan Works! employer training funds available
The Macomb/St. Clair Workforce Development Board will host an informational session for Michigan employers on the 2019 Going PRO Talent Fund (GPTF), formerly known as the Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF). The GPTF is a state-funded program that offers funding for employee training.
Miller Seeks AG Investigation
Macomb County Public Works Commissioner Candice S. Miller is requesting the Michigan Attorney General investigate more than a half million dollars worth of contracts awarded by the MCPWO in 2011 through 2014. The contracts all involved the Giffels Webster engineering firm and one or more individuals who have since pleaded guilty or were otherwise involved in the ongoing public corruption scandal in and around Macomb County.
MCPWO Closes on Property Sales
The Macomb County Public Works Office has closed on the sale of two properties, netting nearly half a million dollars to local drain funds. A third property, a commercial parcel on M-59, is scheduled for an auction sale later this year.
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Unit
Mt. Clemens, MI. – The Macomb County Sheriff’s Office recently launched a new Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Unit. These vehicles, more commonly known as drones, are an additional resource to current investigative techniques and personnel. The UAV unit can be activated when searching for a missing person, performing a rescue, encountering a barricaded gunman or hostage situation, and conducting traffic crash and crime scene investigations.