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Healthy and Safe Swim Week

Monday, May 18, 2015 - Sunday, May 24, 2015 - PUBLIC HEALTH
Healthy and Safe Swimming Week, Formerly known as Recreational Water Illness and Injury (RWII) Prevention Week, the week before Memorial Day has been designated National Healthy and Safe Swimming Week.
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Wayne County Stakeholder Steps Up To Help Reduce The County's Structural Deficit

Thursday, May 07, 2015 - Communications
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans announced today that the Honorable Robert Colombo, Chief Judge of the Third Circuit Court has committed the Court to a five percent reduction in the Court's appropriation from Wayne County's General Fund.
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State of the County Community Update

Tuesday, May 05, 2015 - Communications
State of the County Community Update Video.
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There's no easy fix for Wayne County fail jail mess

Friday, March 13, 2015 - Detroit Free Press - Communications
It's time, again, for some straight talk about our jail mess. The existing Wayne County jails are in need of significant repair, if not outright replacement, even though a new jail stands partially built at Gratiot and Beaubien in Detroit
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Thursday, March 19, 2015
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT a Public Hearing shall be held before the Board of Commissioners of the Charter County of Wayne on March 19, 2015, at 10 a.m. in the Commission Chambers on the adoption of a Brownfield Plan for Wayne County.
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Wayne County offers a series of educational programs in 2015

Friday, February 27, 2015
Wayne County Parks is offering a series of 90 minute local history presentations on select Saturdays throughout the year. For ages 12 and up, all programs are held at the Nankin Mills Interpretive Center in Westland.
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Wayne County hosts Household Hazardous Waste disposal collections

Thursday, February 26, 2015
Wayne County’s Department of Public Services will offer five countywide Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collections for 2015.
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Free Tax Services

Monday, January 26, 2015 - Saturday, April 25, 2015
Free tax services are available if your household income is less than $50,000. You must bring social security cards for all claimed dependents and valid picture ID. Walk-ins are welcome, but people with appointments are served first.
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State of Wayne County's finances

Wednesday, February 04, 2015
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Genelle Allen, Esq named Assistant County Executive

Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Wayne County Executive Warren Evans has named attorney Genelle Allen who has extensive leadership and procurement experience as an Assistant County Executive.
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Norovirus is circulating

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
The Wayne County Department of Public Health has identified an increase in the number of gastrointestinal illness reports in recent weeks.
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Tips to stay safe during extremely cold weather

Wednesday, January 07, 2015
The National Weather Service is forecasting statewide wind chills to periodically dip down to 20 degrees below zero, or even lower, through the remainder of the week. With these below freezing temperatures affecting our entire region, the Wayne County Hom
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2014-2015 Flu Shots

Friday, September 26, 2014
Fight the Flu this flu season. Get vaccinated!The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend an annual flu shot for everyone six months of age and older.
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Great Lakes Water Authority

Monday, September 22, 2014
Information related to the Great Lakes Water Authority
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Wayne County Jail Project

Thursday, June 19, 2014
A frequently updated list of information related to the Wayne County Jail Project.
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