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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


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

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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Dix Street Draw Bridge Re-Opens Ahead of Schedule

Friday, February 06, 2015
Repairs have been completed to the Dix Street Draw Bridge that spans the Rouge River between the Cities of Dearborn and Detroit. The Bridge re-opened to vehicle and pedestrian traffic on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 12:30 am.
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Genelle Allen, Esq named Assistant County Executive

Friday, February 06, 2015
"Genelle has a wealth of management, legal and procurement experience that will greatly benefit the County," Wayne County Executive Warren Evans said.
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