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Washtenaw Emergency Services Director Prepares For Long-Term COVID-19 Crisis

Mar 16, 2020

Washtenaw County emergency services director Dave Halteman
Credit Lisa Barry / 89.1 WEMU

The number of coronavirus cases has grown in Michigan, including here in Washtenaw County.  Numerous tests are still pending, so the situation will get worse long before it gets better.  WEMU's David Fair speaks to Washtenaw County emergency services director Dave Halteman, who explains how the county has prepared for a worse-case scenario.


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Washtenaw County Emergency Services COVID-19 Site

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— David Fair is the WEMU News Director and host of Morning Edition on WEMU.  You can contact David at 734.487.3363, on twitter @DavidFairWEMU, or email him at dfair@emich.edu