Posted on: June 16, 2017

About JCAS

Update

Want to find out more about JCAS? View our 2016 numbers, current services we offer, upcoming projects we’re working on and the difference between a No Kill Shelter & Open Admission Shelter! View the PDF here.

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Cat Room Addition

Cat Room Planned

400-square-foot cat room planned for Jackson County Animal Shelter

Veterinarian Cathy Anderson's dream for the Jackson County Animal Shelter was an open, natural living space in which cats could roam around.

After hearing this, Nancy O'Kee...

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Animal Shelter
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Northwest High School Fundraiser

Stress Relief Day Fundraiser - Mrs. Hauffbauer's Leadership Class

Stress Relief Day at Northwest High School was part of Mrs. Hauffbauer’s Leadership Class service-learning project. Students collected donations for the Jackson County Animal Shelter (JCAS) by charging for visits with the animals. Students could...

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Animal Shelter
Posted on: March 22, 2017

People Foods Pets Should Never Eat

Common Foods Toxic to Dogs

This list from the ASPCA Poison Control Center isn’t exhaustive, but it’s a great place to start. Share it with adopters and post it on your social media channels to help keep your community’s pets safer!

Chocolate, Coffee, Ca...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Top 10 Animal Toxins of 2016

Danger - Toxic Hazard

Every year the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) releases its top 10 list of toxins pets ingest.

In 2016 the list was based on 180,639 calls about potential poisonings, and APCC veterinarians tabulated the 10 subjects callers were most often worrie...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Hearing & Vision Clinics

Health Department Vision and Hearing Screenings are Free to the Community

The Jackson County Health Department will hold its free Community Clinic for all ages (infant-adult) every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday through August at 1715 Lansing Avenue in Room 246.

Walk-in, no appointment is needed. There is no charge for the scre...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Splash Pad

The Splash Pad at The Cascades

A special thank you to the Splash Pad donors!  Thank you for contributing to this project, and for improving the quality of life for children in our community.

Free Fridays at The Splash Pad!

Because of a generous grant from The Rotary Foundation o...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Zumba Under The Stars

Zumba Under The Stars

Zumba Fitness Under the Stars is part of a County Parks and Public Health Initiative with the The Jackson YMCA, The Cascades and the Jackson County Health Department.

The fitness party is held on Thursdays at 9:00 PM June 22nd - August 31st.

General Admissi...

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Posted on: January 1, 2017

Build It Jackson!

BuildItJackson.com

Visit builditjackson.com for Construction and Zoning References for Jackson County, Michigan.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Jackson County Mobile App

Download the Jackson County Mobile App

The Jackson County Mobile App provides users of mobile devices, such as smartphones and  tablets, with the ability to access the Jackson County, Michigan web site using a mobile-friendly interface.  

Mobile app and website visitors have t...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Park Spotlight

County Park Spotlight - Sparks Foundation County Park

The best known attraction of this 457 acre park is the Cascades, a man-made, illuminated waterfall with musical accompaniment enjoyed by all since 1932. Some prefer to watch the dancing lights and listen to the beautiful music from comfortable seats, whil...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Blackman, Leoni, Waterloo Twps.

Paving on Seymour and Trist Road

JCDOT is working with Michigan Paving to begin laying asphalt on Seymour Road and Trist Road, between Elm Road and Clear Lake Road, beginning Wednesday, July 19, 2017, weather permitting.

Work is expected to be completed in three weeks, on this 14 mile stretch of road.

Flaggers will be directing traffic. No detour route will be posted, and motorists should expect short delays.

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Liberty Township

Paving in Liberty Township

Paving began July 12, 2017, on Jefferson Road, between South Jackson Road and US-127. Michigan Paving will be laying the first of two applications of asphalt to this section of road.

Paving began July 12, 2017, on Jefferson Road, between South Jackson Road and US-127. Michigan Paving will be laying the first of two applications of asphalt to this section of road. Work is expected to be completed in two weeks, weather permitting.

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Jackson County Department of Transportation
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Road Closures & Construction Updates

Road Construction & Projects

For additional information on current road closures and construction projects visit our JCDOT Engineering page

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Sandstone Township

Cuff Road Paving

Construction will begin next week, when crews start paving the entire length of both Leora Lane and Cuff Road on Monday, July 24, 2017, weather permitting. Additional work will include laying gravel shoulders

Additional work will include laying gravel shoulders and is expected to be completed in one week.

Flaggers will be directing traffic. No detour route will be posted, and motorists should expect short delays.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Comunity Notifications

Code Red

CodeRED® is an enhancement to existing means of communication and is meant to supplement current or past systems used for mass notification for public safety.

Interested in receiving a notification,  Register for CodeRED®

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