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About Wayne County, Michigan

Situated in the heart of the Great Lakes region along the beautiful Detroit River, Wayne County is the 18th most populous county in the United States. With 43 distinct communities including the automotive capital of the world, Wayne County is rich in history, culture, arts, and world-class amenities. We take pride in being one of the most diverse counties in the United States; a place where different cultures come together to offer a truly cosmopolitan experience.

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  • Northville Township
  • Plymouth Township
  • Canton
  • Livonia
  • Westland
  • City of Northville
  • City of Plymouth
  • Garden City
  • Inkster
  • Wayne
  • Detroit
  • Redford
  • Dearborn Heights
  • Dearborn
  • Highland Park
  • Hamtramck
  • Harper Woods
  • Grosse Pointe Woods
  • Grosse Pointe Shores
  • Grosse Pointe Farms
  • Grosse Pointe
  • Grosse Pointe Park
  • Van Buren Township
  • Romulus
  • Sumpter Township
  • Huron Township
  • Belleville
  • Taylor
  • Allen Park
  • Melvindale
  • River Rouge
  • Ecorse
  • Southgate
  • Lincoln Park
  • Wyandotte
  • Brownstown Township
  • Grosse Ille Township
  • Flat Rock
  • Rockwood
  • Woodhaven
  • Trenton
  • Riverview
  • Gibraltar

News & Events

Wayne County Marshmallow Drop celebrates 30th Anniversary

Friday, April 18, 2014
Join Wayne County Parks as we celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Marshmallow Drop on Friday, April 18, 2014. Marshmallows will be dropped at two Wayne County Parks locations: Elizabeth Park in Trenton at 9 a.m. and Nankin Mills in Westland at 11 a.m.
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Ficano urges MDEQ to deny permit allowing storage of pet coke in River Rouge

Thursday, April 03, 2014
Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano voiced strong opposition to the possible granting of a permit to store pet coke by Detroit Bulk Storage at its headquarters in River Rouge, MI.
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Wayne County Announces Household Hazardous Waste Collections

Thursday, April 03, 2014
Wayne County’s Department of Public Services will offer four countywide Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collections this year.
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Heroes on Hines

Saturday, October 04, 2014
Help us commermorate the 2nd annual Heroes on Hines event with a traffic free run along Hines Drive!
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Native American Heritage Day

Saturday, September 27, 2014
Enjoy this special day learning about Native American culture and heritage!
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