Posted on: December 28, 2017

Cold Weather Press Release

Cold Weather Pet Care

News Release From: Jackson County Animal Shelter

3370 Spring Arbor Road

Jackson, MI 49203

For: General Public

Subject: Cold Weather Alert

Date: December 28, 2017

JACKSON, Michigan

Cold Weather Advisory: The recent cold and snowy weather we are currently having c...

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Animal Shelter
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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Animal Shelter
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: 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

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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View the Entire Article Here. Animal Shelter

Posted on: February 1, 2018

February is Heart Health Month

American Heart Month

Wear red on National Wear Red Day on Friday, February 2nd to increase awareness of heart disease.  Then share a photo of you and your friends in your best red gear on social media with the hashtag #theheartfoundation.

  • Visit our w...
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Health Department
Posted on: December 19, 2017

2017 Drug Related Report

City of Jackson Drug Booklet Picture

The 5th Annual 2017 Drug Summit recently held at Jackson College was the site of the recent launch for the 2017 Jackson County Drug Related Data Report.  The report focuses on taking a hard look at the impact of the Heroin and Opioid on Jackson C...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

Cold Weather & Animals

Remember pets when temps drop

News Release From: Jackson County Animal Shelter

3370 Spring Arbor Road

Jackson, MI 49203

For: General Public

Subject: Cold Weather Alert

Date: December 28, 2017

JACKSON, Michigan

Cold Weather Advisory: The recent cold and snowy weather we are currently having c...

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Health Department
Posted on: October 27, 2017

Did you get your Flu Shot?

Flu Shot

Flu Shots 

 

In this 2017 Flu Season the Center for Disease control (CDC) recommends use of injectable flu vaccines–inactivated influenza vaccine (or IIV)or the recombinant influenza vaccine (RIV).The nasal spray flu vaccine (liv...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Soup's on For Seniors

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Sample soups, bread and desserts from local restaurants while enjoying strolling musicians Jerry and Michaella Jacoby.  There will be a silent auction and wine/beer available for purchase. 

Soup's On Restaurants include:

  • Airport Restaurant...
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Posted on: February 7, 2018

2018 Concert Announcements

Jackson County Fair

The Jackson County Fair is proud to present the following 2018 Fair Concerts:

 (Click image to order concert tickets)

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

February is Heart Health Month

February is American Heart Month

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. The good news? It is also one of the most preventable.  Making heart-healthy choices, knowing your family health history and the risk factors for heart disea...

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Home
Posted on: February 7, 2018

12 Ways To Be Safe & Healthy

Winter Health and Safety

  1. Wash hands often to help prevent the spread of germs. It’s flu season. Wash your hands with soap and clean running water for at least 20 seconds.
  2. Bundle up to stay dry and warm. Wear appropriate outdoor clothing: light, warm layers, gloves, hats, scarves, ...
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Home
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: October 28, 2011

Neighborhood Stabilization Program

Neighborhood Stabilization Program 3

The Jackson County (Neighborhood Stabilization Program 3) NSP3 Action Plan (PDF) outlines the proposed activities that will be undertaken to utilize the $1,162,482 allocation from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). 

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Now Hiring!

Now Hiring!

We are a dynamic, engaging, and high performance organization with multiple openings available for motivated team players with a positive attitude and an aptitude for learning and growing.

Engineering Technician

If you have specialized or technical training equivalent to first year college, technical or trade school or equivalent coursework in basic civil drawing, surveying, construction materials and math.... this could be an excellent oppo...

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

Monument Plow

Monument Plow

The Jackson County Department of Transportation proudly partners with the Jackson Area Career Center to repaint monument plow.

When the JCDOT monument plow needed to be repainted, we turned to the students at the Jackson Area Career Center to help us out. 

These phenomenally talented students and their instructors took on the challenge. 

You can see the amazing re...

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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 Road Construction and Closures Updates page.

Additional Info... Jackson County Department of Transportation

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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