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District 9 Budget Transparency Report as of Oct. 31, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency Report as of Oct. 31, 2018
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Commissioner Terry Marecki's monthly report
District 9 Budget Transparency as of Sept. 30, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency as of Sept. 30, 2018
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Commissioner Terry Marecki's end-of-the-fiscal-year report
Commissioner Diane Webb's fall 2018 newsletter
Commissioner Diane Webb's fall 2018 newsletter
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Commission Diane Webb represents the 8th District which covers Dearborn Heights, Redford Township and part of Livonia.
Commissioner Joseph Palamara's fall 2018 newsletter
Commissioner Joseph Palamara's fall 2018 newsletter
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Commissioner Joseph Palamara represents the 15th District, which covers Ecorse, Gibraltar, Grosse Ile Township, River Rouge, Riverview, Southgate, Trenton and Wyandotte.
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's fall 2018 newsletter
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's fall 2018 newsletter
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell represents the 7th District, which covers part of Detroit's far west side.
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's fall 2018 newsletter
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's fall 2018 newsletter
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Commissioner Martha G. Scott represents the 3rd District which covers Hamtramck, Highland Park and part of Detroit.
Commissioner Terry Marecki's fall 2018 newsletter
Commissioner Terry Marecki's fall 2018 newsletter
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Commissioner Terry Marecki represents the 9th District which covers, Northville, Northville Township and most of Livonia.
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's fall 2018 newsletter
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's fall 2018 newsletter
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson serves the 12th District which covers Garden City, Inkster and most of Westland.
Commissioner Raymond Basham's fall 2018 newsletter
Commissioner Raymond Basham's fall 2018 newsletter
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Commissioner Raymond Basham represents the 14th District which covers Brownstown Township, Flat Rock, Rockwood, Taylor and Woodhaven.
Commissioner Joe Barone's fall 2018 newsletter
Commissioner Joe Barone's fall 2018 newsletter
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Commissioner Joe Barone represents the 10th District which covers Canton, Plymouth and Plymouth Township.
District 9 Budget Transparency as of Sept. 1, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency as of Sept. 1, 2018
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Commissioner Terry Marecki's budget transparency as of Sept. 1 , 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency as of July 1, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency as of July 1, 2018
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Commissioner Terry Marecki's budget transparency as of July 1, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency, as of June 1, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency, as of June 1, 2018
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Commissioner Terry Marecki's budget transparency as of June 1, 2018.
District 9 Budget Transparency, as of April 1, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency, as of April 1, 2018
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Commissioner Terry Marecki's District 9 budget transparency, as of April 1, 2018
Commissioner Marecki's District 9 office hours for 2018
Commissioner Marecki's District 9 office hours for 2018
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Join Commissioner Marecki at her monthly office hours to discuss Wayne County issues.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of February 1, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of February 1, 2018
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
District 9 office budget as of February 1, 2018
Commissioner Basham: State House bill threatens Great Lakes
Commissioner Basham: State House bill threatens Great Lakes
Friday, March 02, 2018
House Bill 5638 would allow farms and businesses digging irrigation wells to provide their own analysis of the impact their use would have. Farms would also be exempt from the state's Freedom of Information Act, keeping the public in the dark.
Commission's Office of Legislative Auditor General praised for savings to taxpayers in 2017
Commission's Office of Legislative Auditor General praised for savings to taxpayers in 2017
Friday, January 26, 2018
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham praised the county's Office of Legislative Auditor General after release of its annual report.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of January 1, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of January 1, 2018
Thursday, January 25, 2018
District 9 office budget, as of January 1, 2018
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of December 1 , 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of December 1 , 2017
Thursday, January 25, 2018
District 9 office budget, as of December 1 , 2017
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's winter 2018 newsletter
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's winter 2018 newsletter
Friday, January 19, 2018
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak represents the 13th District, which covers Allen Park and Dearborn.
Wayne County Commissioner Basham calls attention to EPA public hearing on hazardous wells
Wayne County Commissioner Basham calls attention to EPA public hearing on hazardous wells
Tuesday, January 09, 2018
Commissioner Basham believes that increasing pressure in two hazardous injection wells can potentially spread hazardous waste over a large area of Wayne County.
District 9 Budget Transparency Fiscal Year 2016-17 Report
District 9 Budget Transparency Fiscal Year 2016-17 Report
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
District 9 office budget, as of September 30, 2017.
Commissioner Joseph Palamara's Fall 2017 newsletter
Commissioner Joseph Palamara's Fall 2017 newsletter
Monday, October 30, 2017
Commissioner Joseph Palamara serves the 15th District, which covers Ecorse, Gibraltar, Grosse Ile Township, River Rouge, Riverview, Southgate, Trenton and Wyandotte.
Wayne County Auditor General's office once again receives high marks in peer review process
Wayne County Auditor General's office once again receives high marks in peer review process
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Wayne County's auditing policies and procedures have again received high marks after review by an outside agency.
Significant progress made on County Commission Pension Plan Initiative
Significant progress made on County Commission Pension Plan Initiative
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Significant progress has been made in resolving details of a Wayne County Commission initiative that would add extra money to the county's underfunded pension system, Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak announced today.
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's fall 2017 newsletter
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's fall 2017 newsletter
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell represents the 7th District, which covers part of Detroit's far west side.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of September 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of September 1, 2017
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
District 9 office budget, as of September 1, 2017
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's Fall 2017 newsletter
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's Fall 2017 newsletter
Friday, September 22, 2017
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson serves the 12th District, which covers Garden City, Inkster and most of Westland.
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman's 2017 fall newsletter
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman's 2017 fall newsletter
Friday, September 22, 2017
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman represents the 5th District, which covers part of north-central Detroit.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of August 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of August 1, 2017
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
District 9 office budget, as of August 1, 2017
Proposed County Commission Pension Plan Initiative unveiled
Proposed County Commission Pension Plan Initiative unveiled
Thursday, August 31, 2017
A plan to more rapidly reduce the county retirement system's unfunded liability was introduced by Wayne County Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak and Commission Fiscal Director Mark Abbo.
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham to hold forum on religious diversity
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham to hold forum on religious diversity
Friday, August 25, 2017
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham will be holding a Conversation on Downriver's Religious Diversity on Tuesday, Sept. 19, at the Brownstown Event Center, 23451 King Road in Brownstown Township.
Commissioner Basham to hold update meeting on I-75 construction project
Commissioner Basham to hold update meeting on I-75 construction project
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham will hold a meeting Tuesday, May 16, to provide the public with updates on the Detroit/Downriver I-75 construction project.
Commissioner Basham to hold ID Card event for Veterans on March 24 at Taylor City Hall
Commissioner Basham to hold ID Card event for Veterans on March 24 at Taylor City Hall
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Wayne County Commissioner Basham will hold an ID Card event for county military veterans.
Commissioner Webb to co-host Town Hall discussing proposed sale of Warren Valley Golf Course
Commissioner Webb to co-host Town Hall discussing proposed sale of Warren Valley Golf Course
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Wayne County Commissioner Diane Webb will co-host a town hall meeting to discuss the proposed sale of Warren Valley Golf Course and banquet center to developers.
Commissioner Scott appointed to leadership position for national organization
Commissioner Scott appointed to leadership position for national organization
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Wayne County Commissioner Martha G. Scott has been selected to serve in a leadership position with the National Foundation for Women Legislators.
Wayne County Commission adds support for court program aimed at ending homelessness
Wayne County Commission adds support for court program aimed at ending homelessness
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Wayne County Commission forms partnership to help homeless resolve minor court cases and find employment and housing.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of July 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of July 1, 2017
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
District 9 office budget, as of July 1, 2017
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's summer 2017 newsletter
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's summer 2017 newsletter
Monday, July 17, 2017
Commissioner Martha G. Scott represents the 3rd District, which covers Hamtramck, Highland Park and part of Detroit.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of June 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of June 1, 2017
Thursday, July 13, 2017
District 9 office budget, as of June 1, 2017
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's spring 2017 newsletter
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's spring 2017 newsletter
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak represents the 13th District, which covers Allen Park and Dearborn.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of May 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of May 1, 2017
Monday, June 12, 2017
District 9 office budget, as of May 1, 2017
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's Spring 2017 newsletter
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's Spring 2017 newsletter
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson serves the 12th District, which covers Garden City, Inkster and most of Westland.
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson to host Skate Party for children
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson to host Skate Party for children
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson will host the School's Out Skate Party on Saturday, June 17.
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's spring 2017 newsletter
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's spring 2017 newsletter
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell represents the 7th District, which covers part of Detroit's far west side.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of April 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of April 1, 2017
Thursday, April 20, 2017
District 9 office budget, as of April 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of March 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of March 1, 2017
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
District 9 office budget, as of March 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of January 1, 2017
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of January 1, 2017
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
District 9 office budget, as of January 1, 2017
Commissioner Basham urges driving safety, updates 2017 road projects
Commissioner Basham urges driving safety, updates 2017 road projects
Monday, December 19, 2016
Commissioner Raymond Basham represents the 14th District, which covers Brownstown Township, Flat Rock, Rockwood, Taylor and Woodhaven.
Commissioner Diane Webb's fall 2016 newsletter
Commissioner Diane Webb's fall 2016 newsletter
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Commissioner Diane Webb represents the 8th District, which covers Dearborn Heights, Redford Township and part of Livonia.
Commissioner Joseph Palamara's fall 2016 newsletter.
Commissioner Joseph Palamara's fall 2016 newsletter.
Monday, October 03, 2016
Commissioner Joseph Palamara represents the 15th District, which covers Ecorse, Gibraltar, Grosse Ile Township, River Rouge, Rivervew, Southgate, Trenton and Wyandotte.
Commissioner Al Haidous' summer 2016 newsletter
Commissioner Al Haidous' summer 2016 newsletter
Monday, October 03, 2016
Commissioner Al Haidous represents the 11th District, which covers the cities of Belleville, Romulus and Wayne; Huron, Sumpter and Van Buren townships; and part of the city of Westland.
Commissioner Joe Barone's fall 2016 newsletter
Commissioner Joe Barone's fall 2016 newsletter
Monday, October 03, 2016
Commissioner Joe Barone represents the 10th District, which covers Canton Township, Plymouth and Plymouth Township.
Commissioner Terry Marecki's fall 2016 newsletter-Livonia/Northville
Commissioner Terry Marecki's fall 2016 newsletter-Livonia/Northville
Monday, October 03, 2016
Commissioner Terry Marecki represents the 9th District, which covers Northville, Northville Township and most of Livonia.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of July 30, 2016
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of July 30, 2016
Monday, October 03, 2016
District 9 office budget, as of July 30, 2016
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman's 2016 fall newsletter
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman's 2016 fall newsletter
Monday, October 03, 2016
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman represents the 5th District, which covers part of north-central Detroit.
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's Fall 2016 Newsletter
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's Fall 2016 Newsletter
Monday, October 03, 2016
Commissioner Martha G. Scott represents the 3rd District, which covers Hamtramck, Highland Park and part of Detroit.
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's fall 2016 newsletter
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's fall 2016 newsletter
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak represents the 13th District, which covers Allen Park and Dearborn.
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's Fall 2016 newsletter
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's Fall 2016 newsletter
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson serves the 12th District, which covers Garden City, Inkster and most of Westland.
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell elected president of NABCO
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell elected president of NABCO
Monday, August 08, 2016
Wayne County Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's trip to the National Association of Counties (NACo) 2016 Annual Conference & Exposition held July 22-25 in Long Beach, Calif., was an historic one, netting her several prominent leadership posi ...
Commission recognizes teen's artistic accomplishments
Commission recognizes teen's artistic accomplishments
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Joelle Joyner of Detroit was honored July 7 by the Wayne County Commission for a drawing that will be displayed at the U.S. Capitol.
Chairman Woronchak helps direct county funding for splash pad where pool once stood at Whitmore-Bolles
Chairman Woronchak helps direct county funding for splash pad where pool once stood at Whitmore-Bolles
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
It has been six years since the outdoor pool closed on the grounds of Whitmore-Bolles Elementary School, after it was enjoyed by residents of that southwest Dearborn neighborhood for more than 50 years.
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's summer 2016 newsletter
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's summer 2016 newsletter
Friday, July 01, 2016
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell represents the 7th District, which covers part of Detroit's far west side.
Commissioner Joseph Palamara's summer 2016 newsletter
Commissioner Joseph Palamara's summer 2016 newsletter
Monday, June 20, 2016
Commissioner Joseph Palamara represents the 15th District, which covers Ecorse, Gibraltar, Grosse Ile Township, River Rouge, Rivervew, Southgate, Trenton and Wyandotte.
Commissioner Terry Marecki's spring 2016 newsletter-Northville/Northville Township
Commissioner Terry Marecki's spring 2016 newsletter-Northville/Northville Township
Monday, June 20, 2016
Commissioner Terry Marecki represents the 9th District, which covers Northville, Northville Township and most of Livonia.
Commissioner Terry Marecki's spring 2016 newsletter-Livonia
Commissioner Terry Marecki's spring 2016 newsletter-Livonia
Monday, June 20, 2016
Commissioner Terry Marecki represents the 9th District, which covers Northville, Northville Township and most of Livonia.
Commissioner Raymond Bashams summer 2016 newsletter
Commissioner Raymond Bashams summer 2016 newsletter
Monday, June 20, 2016
Commissioner Raymond Basham represents the 14th District, which covers Brownstown Township, Flat Rock, Rockwood, Taylor and Woodhaven.
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's spring 2016 newsletter
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's spring 2016 newsletter
Friday, June 10, 2016
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak represents the 13th District, which covers Allen Park and Dearborn.
Commission's 1st District slated to receive more than $300,000 in federal assistance
Commission's 1st District slated to receive more than $300,000 in federal assistance
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Six cities in the Wayne County Commission's 1st District will receive a combined $306,314.70 in Community Development Block Grant money, pending approval from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Commissioners Killeen, Haidous appointed to SEMCOG General Assembly
Commissioners Killeen, Haidous appointed to SEMCOG General Assembly
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Wayne County Commissioners Al Haidous and Tim Killeen were unanimously appointed May 19 by their peers to the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments' General Assembly. Commissioner Martha G. Scott was appointed as an alternate.
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's spring 2016 newsletter
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson's spring 2016 newsletter
Monday, May 16, 2016
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson serves the 12th District, which covers Garden City, Inkster and most of Westland.
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's Spring 2016 Newsletter
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's Spring 2016 Newsletter
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Commissioner Martha G. Scott represents the 3rd District, which covers Hamtramck, Highland Park and part of Detroit.
Commissioner Tim Killeen, Unify Detroit Coalition present 'A Family Affair Free Health Fair and More'
Commissioner Tim Killeen, Unify Detroit Coalition present 'A Family Affair Free Health Fair and More'
Monday, May 09, 2016
Wayne County Commissioner Tim Killeen and the Unify Detroit Coalition will co-host 'A Family Affair Free Health Fair and More' from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at St. Claire of Montefalco Catholic Church, 1401 Whittier, Grosse Pointe ...
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's spring 2016 newsletter
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's spring 2016 newsletter
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell represents the 7th District, which covers part of Detroit's far west side.
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman's spring 2016 newsletter
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman's spring 2016 newsletter
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman represents the 5th District, which covers part of north-central Detroit.
Young ladies receive free prom dresses, accessories at ninth annual 'Belle of the Ball' April 9
Young ladies receive free prom dresses, accessories at ninth annual 'Belle of the Ball' April 9
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Prom night for over a hundred young ladies got a little more special April 9 at the ninth annual 'Belle of the Ball' event sponsored by Wayne County Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell, D-Detroit.
District 12 budget transparency report for January 2016
District 12 budget transparency report for January 2016
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Commissioner Glenn S. Anderson serves the 12th District, which covers Garden City, Inkster and most of Westland.
Commissioner Basham honors Pia's Ristorante Italiano for 61 years of service in Taylor
Commissioner Basham honors Pia's Ristorante Italiano for 61 years of service in Taylor
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Commissioner Raymond Basham, D-Taylor, recently honored Pia's Ristorante Italiano with a resolution honoring the eatery for 61 years of business in Taylor.
Ninth annual 'Belle of the Ball' event allows girls to select free prom dresses, accessories
Ninth annual 'Belle of the Ball' event allows girls to select free prom dresses, accessories
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Attending their high school prom is a dream of many girls, but for some it's simply too expensive. That's the motivation behind 'Belle of the Ball,' the ninth annual prom dress event sponsored by Wayne County Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell ...
Commissioner Basham honors Angler's Marine Prop & Sail Inc. in Taylor for 53 years of service
Commissioner Basham honors Angler's Marine Prop & Sail Inc. in Taylor for 53 years of service
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham, D-Taylor, recently presented a resolution to Robert and Douglas Reimel of Angler's Marine Prop & Sail Inc. in Taylor for 53 years of service to the community.
Commissioner Basham to host public forum on religious tolerance
Commissioner Basham to host public forum on religious tolerance
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham, D-Taylor, will host a 'Public Forum on Religious Tolerance' at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, in the Council Chambers at Taylor City Hall, 23555 Goddard Road.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of March 8, 2016
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of March 8, 2016
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
District 9 office budget, as of March 8, 2016.
Wayne County Commission terminates unfinished jail construction audit from 2013
Wayne County Commission terminates unfinished jail construction audit from 2013
Thursday, March 03, 2016
The Wayne County Commission voted unanimously March 3 to terminate the Wayne County Consolidated Jail Facility construction audit that was started in 2013 and ordered stopped that year, before the audit was completed.
Commissioner Basham honors Woodhaven mayor for her involvement with Downriver dog care group
Commissioner Basham honors Woodhaven mayor for her involvement with Downriver dog care group
Friday, February 19, 2016
Woodhaven Mayor Patricia Odette accepted a resolution from Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham on Feb. 16, thanking her for her volunteer work with C.H.A.I.N.E.D. Inc., a nonprofit group.
Dearborn resident Mona Hammoud appointed by Commission to Wayne County Ethics Board
Dearborn resident Mona Hammoud appointed by Commission to Wayne County Ethics Board
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Mona Hammoud of Dearborn has been appointed to the Wayne County Ethics Board by the Wayne County Commission.
Commission forms five-member Special Committee on Accountability & Transparency
Commission forms five-member Special Committee on Accountability & Transparency
Monday, February 15, 2016
Wayne County Commissioner Terry Marecki, R-Livonia, will be part of the Commission's newly created Special Committee on Accountability & Transparency.
Commission Committee Audit Chairman Basham praises county's Office of Legislative Auditor General
Commission Committee Audit Chairman Basham praises county's Office of Legislative Auditor General
Monday, February 15, 2016
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham, who chairs the Committee on Audit, strongly praised the county's Office of Legislative Auditor General for its efforts after it released its 2015 annual report, as required by the county charter. ...
Wayne County, The Resource Network team to open WIC clinic in Dearborn's South End
Wayne County, The Resource Network team to open WIC clinic in Dearborn's South End
Thursday, February 04, 2016
Mothers and their young children in Dearborn's South End will receive nutritional support through a new WIC (Women's, Infants and Children's) program site, according to Wayne County Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak.
Wayne County Commission creates Task Force on Environmental Quality
Wayne County Commission creates Task Force on Environmental Quality
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
In response to growing environmental concerns both locally and across the state, a Task Force on Environmental Quality has been created by Wayne County Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak.
Clark-Coleman appointed as chairwoman of Commission's Committee on Economic Development
Clark-Coleman appointed as chairwoman of Commission's Committee on Economic Development
Monday, January 25, 2016
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman, D-Detroit, has been appointed as chairwoman of the Commission's Committee on Economic Development for the remainder of the 2015-16 term, which ends Dec. 31.
Commission accepts state grant to monitor water quality at two Grosse Pointe Farms beaches
Commission accepts state grant to monitor water quality at two Grosse Pointe Farms beaches
Thursday, January 21, 2016
When the 2016 swim season rolls around, two Lake St. Clair beaches in Grosse Pointe Farms will be tested to ensure that the water quality will be safe for swimmers.
Commission adopts resolution opposing relaxed air pollution permits at Detroit refinery
Commission adopts resolution opposing relaxed air pollution permits at Detroit refinery
Thursday, January 21, 2016
The Wayne County Commission unanimously adopted a resolution Jan. 21 opposing proposed changes to the air quality pollution permits for the Marathon Petroleum Co. refinery at 1300 S. Fort St., Detroit.
Former state legislator Anderson appointed to Wayne County Commission's 12th District seat
Former state legislator Anderson appointed to Wayne County Commission's 12th District seat
Friday, January 08, 2016
The Wayne County Commission voted unanimously Jan. 7 to appoint Glenn Anderson to replace Richard LeBlanc as the 12th District commissioner.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of September 30, 2015
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of September 30, 2015
Tuesday, December 08, 2015
District 9 office budget as of Sept. 30, 2015 - the end of the 2014-15 fiscal year.
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell selected to attend national conference in Washington
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell selected to attend national conference in Washington
Monday, December 07, 2015
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell, D-Detroit, was chosen as one of 25 elected officials of color to participate in the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies' 2015 Roundtable, which was Dec. 6-8 in Washington, D.C.
Statement by Wayne County Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak at the Commission's meeting Thursday, December 3, 2015
Statement by Wayne County Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak at the Commission's meeting Thursday, December 3, 2015
Thursday, December 03, 2015
We have all read and heard some nasty things about the Wayne County Commission over the past couple weeks. Most of it is greatly exaggerated, distorted or entirely untrue.
Commission earmarks millions from tax fund to improve Wayne County's financial position
Commission earmarks millions from tax fund to improve Wayne County's financial position
Thursday, December 03, 2015
The Wayne County Commission took steps today to improve the funding level of the county's pension system, which was one of the key trouble areas cited in a state fiscal review that resulted in a financial emergency being declared.
Wayne County Commission acts on retiree health plan in hopes of avoiding costly litigation
Wayne County Commission acts on retiree health plan in hopes of avoiding costly litigation
Thursday, November 19, 2015
The Wayne County Commission has taken steps to avoid costly lawsuits over a post-employment health care benefit that the administration has attempted to revoke.
Beirut bombing victims remembered at Wayne County Commission meeting
Beirut bombing victims remembered at Wayne County Commission meeting
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Wayne County Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak remembered local victims of last week's terrorist attacks in Lebanon during the Commission's meeting Nov. 19.
Commissioner Tim Killeen's Fall 2015 newsletter
Commissioner Tim Killeen's Fall 2015 newsletter
Friday, November 13, 2015
Commissioner Tim Killeen represents the 1st District, which covers Detroit's Lower Eastside, Grosse Pointe, Grosse Pointe Farms, Grosse Pointe Park, Grosse Pointe Shores, Grosse Pointe Woods and Harper Woods.
Commission approves new county credit card use ordinance, strengthens vehicle use ordinance
Commission approves new county credit card use ordinance, strengthens vehicle use ordinance
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Commissioner Raymond Basham, D-Taylor, initiated both measures based on the work of the county's Office of Legislative Auditor General, which works closely with the Commission's Committee on Audit, which he chairs.
Volunteers 'Make a Senior Smile' during Commissioner Webb's annual event Nov. 7
Volunteers 'Make a Senior Smile' during Commissioner Webb's annual event Nov. 7
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Senior citizens and disabled veterans in Redford Township and Dearborn Heights who aren't able to perform yard chores like raking leaves got an assist from an army of volunteers.
Commission approves $1 million to help build boat dock, fishing pier at International Wildlife Refuge
Commission approves $1 million to help build boat dock, fishing pier at International Wildlife Refuge
Thursday, November 05, 2015
A major addition to the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge Gateway in Trenton and Gibraltar is one step closer to reality.
Wayne County commissioner upset over latest rejection for TIGER grant
Wayne County commissioner upset over latest rejection for TIGER grant
Friday, October 30, 2015
Downriver motorists will have to wait longer for relief from long waits for trains.
Commissioner Webb seeks volunteers, sponsors for seventh annual Make a Senior Smile Day on Nov. 7
Commissioner Webb seeks volunteers, sponsors for seventh annual Make a Senior Smile Day on Nov. 7
Monday, October 26, 2015
The goal is in the title: Make a Senior Smile Day.
Commission votes unanimously to support initiative to reduce number of mentally ill inmates in jails
Commission votes unanimously to support initiative to reduce number of mentally ill inmates in jails
Thursday, October 15, 2015
The Wayne County Commission voted unanimously Oct. 15 to support a resolution introduced by Vice-Chair Alisha Bell to support the Stepping Up Initiative, which aims to reduce the number of people diagnosed with mental illnesses from being lod ...
Opinion: Consider giving to social-service agencies, rather than directly to street-corner panhandlers
Opinion: Consider giving to social-service agencies, rather than directly to street-corner panhandlers
Wednesday, October 07, 2015
I am frequently reminded of a quote that has many versions and has been attributed to many in history - that is, to paraphrase: 'The measure of a society is how it treats its weakest members.'
Commission Vice-Chair Pro Tempore Jewel Ware's fall 2015 newsletter
Commission Vice-Chair Pro Tempore Jewel Ware's fall 2015 newsletter
Monday, October 05, 2015
Commission Vice-Chair Pro Tempore Jewel Ware represents the 2nd District, which covers part of Detroit, including downtown.
County parks money will complete path to state park, improve quality of Northville Township trout creek
County parks money will complete path to state park, improve quality of Northville Township trout creek
Friday, October 02, 2015
Two goals were accomplished when the Wayne County Commission voted 15-0 Oct. 1 to approve a two-year intergovernmental agreement with Northville Township.
Commission approves sale of RESA Annex to The Senior Alliance, will lease space for $1 annually
Commission approves sale of RESA Annex to The Senior Alliance, will lease space for $1 annually
Friday, October 02, 2015
The Wayne County Commission voted 15-0 Oct. 1 to approve a three-part transaction that will result in the sale of the RESA Annex building in Wayne to The Senior Alliance, with the county leasing back about 5,000 square feet for $1 annually. ...
Commissioner Diane Webb's fall 2015 newsletter
Commissioner Diane Webb's fall 2015 newsletter
Friday, October 02, 2015
Commissioner Diane Webb represents the 8th District, which covers Dearborn Heights, Redford Township and part of Livonia.
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's fall 2015 newsletter
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's fall 2015 newsletter
Friday, October 02, 2015
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell represents the 7th District, which covers part of Detroit's far west side.
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman's fall 2015 newsletter
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman's fall 2015 newsletter
Friday, October 02, 2015
Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman represents the 5th District, which covers part of north-central Detroit.
Commissioner Ilona Varga's Fall 2015 Newsletter
Commissioner Ilona Varga's Fall 2015 Newsletter
Friday, October 02, 2015
Commissioner Ilona Varga represents the 4th District, which covers Lincoln Park, Melvindale and southwest Detroit.
Commissioner Joe Barone's fall 2015 newsletter
Commissioner Joe Barone's fall 2015 newsletter
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Commissioner Joe Barone represents the 10th District, which covers Canton Township, Plymouth and Plymouth Township.
Wayne County Commission adopts balanced countywide budget for 2015-16 fiscal year
Wayne County Commission adopts balanced countywide budget for 2015-16 fiscal year
Thursday, September 17, 2015
The Wayne County Commission voted 14-0 Sept. 17 to approve a $1.56 billion balanced budget for Wayne County for the 2015-16 fiscal year, which starts Oct. 1.
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's fall 2015 newsletter
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's fall 2015 newsletter
Friday, September 11, 2015
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak represents the 13th District, which covers Allen Park and Dearborn.
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's Fall 2015 Newsletter
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's Fall 2015 Newsletter
Friday, September 11, 2015
Commissioner Martha G. Scott represents the 3rd District, which covers Hamtramck, Highland Park and part of Detroit.
Commissioner Basham to hold three in-district Town Hall meetings to address county issues
Commissioner Basham to hold three in-district Town Hall meetings to address county issues
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham, D-Taylor, will hold three Town Hall meetings in the 14th District to discuss county issues - especially significant financial concerns - and provide residents the opportunity to ask questions. ...
Commission schedules budget hearing for Sept. 1 at Livonia City Hall
Commission schedules budget hearing for Sept. 1 at Livonia City Hall
Monday, August 24, 2015
As a way to reach out to the public, the Wayne County Commission's Committee on Ways and Means will hold a budget hearing at 10 a.m. Sept. 1 at Livonia City Hall, 33000 Civic Center Drive.
Commissioner Barone to hold office hours Aug. 13 in Plymouth
Commissioner Barone to hold office hours Aug. 13 in Plymouth
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Commissioner Joe Barone represents the 10th District, which covers Canton Township, Plymouth and Plymouth Township.
Commissioner Marecki to conduct office hours Aug. 3 in Northville Township
Commissioner Marecki to conduct office hours Aug. 3 in Northville Township
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Commissioner Terry Marecki represents the 9th District, which covers Northville, Northville Township and most of Livonia.
Commissioner Terry Marecki's summer 2015 newsletter
Commissioner Terry Marecki's summer 2015 newsletter
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Commissioner Terry Marecki represents the 9th District, which covers Northville, Northville Township and most of Livonia.
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's summer 2015 newsletter
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's summer 2015 newsletter
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell represents the 7th District, which covers part of Detroit's far west side.
Commission awards contract for long-awaited West Jefferson bridge repairs over Rouge River
Commission awards contract for long-awaited West Jefferson bridge repairs over Rouge River
Friday, July 17, 2015
After more than a two-year wait, relief is in sight for residents and business owners in River Rouge and southwest Detroit.
Commission Vice-Chair Bell chosen to National Association of Counties leadership positions
Commission Vice-Chair Bell chosen to National Association of Counties leadership positions
Friday, July 17, 2015
Wayne County Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell's trip to the National Association of Counties (NACo) 2015 Annual Conference & Exposition, held July 10-13 in Charlotte, N.C., netted her several leadership positions.
Commission awards contract for long-awaited West Jefferson bridge repairs over Rouge River
Commission awards contract for long-awaited West Jefferson bridge repairs over Rouge River
Friday, July 17, 2015
After more than a two-year wait, relief is in sight for residents and business owners in River Rouge and southwest Detroit.
State grant, county match will pay for study on health of Rouge River Watershed
State grant, county match will pay for study on health of Rouge River Watershed
Thursday, July 16, 2015
The Wayne County Commission voted unanimously July 16 to accept a grant from the state that will help the county monitor the health of the Rouge River and its branches.
State grant, county match will pay for study on health of Rouge River Watershed
State grant, county match will pay for study on health of Rouge River Watershed
Thursday, July 16, 2015
The Wayne County Commission voted unanimously July 16 to accept a grant from the state that will help the county monitor the health of the Rouge River and its branches.
Letter to District 1 residents: What is the Wayne County summer tax special assessment, and how I voted
Letter to District 1 residents: What is the Wayne County summer tax special assessment, and how I voted
Monday, July 13, 2015
Thank you for your inquiry regarding the 'WC Judgment' on your summer tax bill. Let me start with the simple and move to the more complex. This one-time levy is a Wayne County judgment levy.
Commissioner Killeen to serve as keynote speaker for conference to benefit deaf, blind residents
Commissioner Killeen to serve as keynote speaker for conference to benefit deaf, blind residents
Thursday, July 09, 2015
Wayne County Commissioner Tim Killeen, D-Detroit, will be the keynote speaker of the inaugural 'Community and Political Collaboration: Working to Improve the Quality of Life for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Deaf-Blind' conference, scheduled ...
Chairman Woronchak addresses Commission about state's high-speed approach to county financial issues
Chairman Woronchak addresses Commission about state's high-speed approach to county financial issues
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
(Editor's note: Here are comments Chairman Gary Woronchak made to fellow commissioners July 1.)
Commissioner Al Haidous' spring 2015 newsletter
Commissioner Al Haidous' spring 2015 newsletter
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Commissioner Al Haidous represents the 11th District, which covers the cities of Belleville, Romulus and Wayne; Huron, Sumpter and Van Buren townships; and part of the city of Westland.
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's Spring 2015 Newsletter
Commissioner Martha G. Scott's Spring 2015 Newsletter
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Commissioner Martha G. Scott represents the 3rd District, which covers Hamtramck, Highland Park and part of Detroit.
Commissioner Webb will host fourth annual Veterans, Families & Caretakers event June 24
Commissioner Webb will host fourth annual Veterans, Families & Caretakers event June 24
Monday, June 22, 2015
Wayne County Commissioner Diane Webb (D-Livonia) will host her fourth annual Veterans, Families & Caretakers Event from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, in Redford Township.
Wayne County Commission adopts Woronchak's Ramadan resolution
Wayne County Commission adopts Woronchak's Ramadan resolution
Thursday, June 18, 2015
The Wayne County Commission voted unanimously June 18 to support a resolution brought forward by Chairman Gary Woronchak to offer best wishes to the Muslim community in honor of the start of Ramadan.
Chairman Woronchak addresses Commission about preliminary state review of county finances
Chairman Woronchak addresses Commission about preliminary state review of county finances
Thursday, June 18, 2015
As you are aware, the County Executive has asked the state Treasurer to conduct a preliminary review to begin the process of determining whether a financial emergency, as defined by law, exists in Wayne County.
Opinion: Judgment imposes levy without county taxpayers' consent
Opinion: Judgment imposes levy without county taxpayers' consent
Monday, June 15, 2015
When a court judgment against a municipality awards money, the municipality has two choices: Pay whomever filed suit directly, or pass it on to taxpayers by levying a special property tax.
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell a select attendee at NACo leadership meeting
Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell a select attendee at NACo leadership meeting
Friday, June 12, 2015
Wayne County Commission Vice-Chair Alisha Bell, D-Detroit, recently accompanied a select group of county government leaders to Washington, D.C., and the 12th annual County Leadership Institute, a rigorous six-day program.
Commissioner Basham honors Matador Restaurant for more than 60 years in community
Commissioner Basham honors Matador Restaurant for more than 60 years in community
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham (D-Taylor) presented a resolution March 17 to the management of Matador Restaurant in Taylor for 61 years of service to Wayne County residents.
Commission approves creation of two authorities to support Dearborn business districts
Commission approves creation of two authorities to support Dearborn business districts
Thursday, May 07, 2015
The Wayne County Commission on May 7 approved tax increment financing districts for the Warren Avenue and Dix-Vernor business communities.
Commissioner Killeen hosts free community health fair May 9
Commissioner Killeen hosts free community health fair May 9
Monday, May 04, 2015
The event will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Clare of Montefalco Catholic Church in Grosse Pointe Park. It is open to all.
Commission names Clark-Coleman to Airport Authority board
Commission names Clark-Coleman to Airport Authority board
Thursday, April 30, 2015
The Wayne County Commission voted 14-0 on Feb. 6 to appoint Commissioner Irma Clark-Coleman (D-Detroit) to the Wayne County Airport Authority board of directors.
Spring 2015 Newsletter
Spring 2015 Newsletter
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Serving the residents of District 5.
Patience urged as Beck Road repaving project disrupts traffic to and from Plymouth High School
Patience urged as Beck Road repaving project disrupts traffic to and from Plymouth High School
Thursday, April 23, 2015
The repaving and expansion of Beck Road by Wayne County is causing headaches for drivers going to and from Plymouth High School in Canton Township, but it's a project that has been long awaited and will make traffic in the area much more mana ...
Commission approves Joe Barone to replace Shannon Price as 10th District commissioner
Commission approves Joe Barone to replace Shannon Price as 10th District commissioner
Friday, April 17, 2015
Attorney Joe Barone has been appointed to the Wayne County Commission to fill the vacancy created by the departure of Shannon Price, who resigned from the commission to accept the appointment as Plymouth Township supervisor.
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of February 28, 2015
District 9 Budget Transparency Report, as of February 28, 2015
Thursday, April 02, 2015
Office budget for Wayne County Commissioner Terry Marecki - District 9
District 9 budget transparency
District 9 budget transparency
Friday, March 20, 2015
Commissioner Terry Marecki's Budget Transparency Report for FY 2014-15
Commissioner Basham honors Rony's Body Shop for more than 50 years of service
Commissioner Basham honors Rony's Body Shop for more than 50 years of service
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Wayne County Commissioner Raymond Basham (D-Taylor) presented a resolution Jan. 21 to the management of Rony's Body Shop in Taylor for more than 50 years of service to Wayne County residents.
Chairman Gary Woronchak publishes his fall 2014 newsletter
Chairman Gary Woronchak publishes his fall 2014 newsletter
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Chairman Gary Woronchak publishes his fall 2014 newsletter
Commission Chairman Woronchak releases 2013-14 office expense report
Commission Chairman Woronchak releases 2013-14 office expense report
Friday, August 22, 2014
Fiscal year 2013-14 expense report for Wayne County Commission District 13.
District 1 November Newsletter
District 1 November Newsletter
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Commissioner Killeen's latest district newsletter.
Falling property values main reason for county's budget problems
Falling property values main reason for county's budget problems
Thursday, August 15, 2013
Wayne County's property tax revenues down 30 percent, over $100 million a year from 2008 levels
March 2013 District 13 Transparency Report
March 2013 District 13 Transparency Report
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's Budget Transparency Report for FY 2012/13.
Mental Health Authority Resolution
Mental Health Authority Resolution
Saturday, June 01, 2013
Mental Health proposed enabling resolution
District 1 Spring Newsletter
District 1 Spring Newsletter
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
This year begins my fourth two-year term on the Commission. For about one-half of the readers of this newsletter, I have been representing you for six years. For the other half, this is the first year I am representing you.
Spring 2013 Newsletter
Spring 2013 Newsletter
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Serving the people of the 5th District. Tight finances require tough decisions
Commission sets public hearing dates for Mental Health Agency transformation
Commission sets public hearing dates for Mental Health Agency transformation
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
A series of three public hearings are scheduled to be held throughout Wayne County in connection with the Detroit-Wayne County Community Mental Health Agency (D-WCCMHA) and its transition into becoming an authority effective October 1, 2013. .
6th Annual Prom Dress Donation Program
6th Annual Prom Dress Donation Program
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Commissioner Alisha Bell will be holding her annual prom dress giveaway Saturday, April 27, at the Boys and Girls Club on the city's west side.
State Audit of Wayne County
State Audit of Wayne County
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Wayne County Consulting Project Financial Assessment Phase II
July 2013 District 13 budget transparency
July 2013 District 13 budget transparency
Monday, March 25, 2013
Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak's Budget Transparency Report for FY 2012/13.
District 13 - 2011-12 Budget Transparency Report
District 13 - 2011-12 Budget Transparency Report
Thursday, January 10, 2013
August 1, 2012 - September 30, 2012
Commissioner Killeen's Homeland Security Forum draws crowd
Commissioner Killeen's Homeland Security Forum draws crowd
Thursday, March 08, 2012
More than 100 local residents turned out for Wayne County Commissioner Tim Killeen's (D-Detroit) homeland security forum on March 7 at the Grosse Pointe War Memorial