Notice of Public Hearing

published by: published by: DPS-Parks on 2/21/2017

Wayne County Parks is serving notice of a public hearing to announce a proposed project that will be considered for grant funding in Venoy Dorsey Park located in the cities of Westland and Wayne between Venoy and Merriman Roads.   The reason for the public hearing is to offer the general public an opportunity to review the project plans and ask questions. 

Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017  at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Nankin Mills Interpretive Center

                33175 Ann Arbor Trail

                Westland, MI  48185


Venoy Dorsey Park Rouge Water Trail Canoe/Kayak Launches

This project will provide an opportunity for people to canoe or kayak along the Lower Rouge River in Venoy Dorsey Park.  A canoe/kayak  launch and parking will be implemented at the east and west end of the park to allow people to canoe or kayak for a mile.  These launches will be accessible for people of abilities to utilize.  Other amenities will include trailhead parking, seating, litter receptacles, picnic areas, and signage.    

Questions regarding the Public Hearing may be directed to

Elizabeth Iszler, Wayne County Parks, 734-261-4312.