Dearborn Heights Water Information

Wayne County Department of Health, Human & Veteran Services is actively supporting Dearborn Heights lead remediation effort with the distribution of water filters provided by the state of Michigan. Please see the Dearborn Heights advisory:

Dearborn Heights Lead Advisory

Water Filter Distribution

We encourage low income families with children, pregnant women on Medicaid and families enrolled in our WIC program to visit our distribution site to pick up a water filter (one filter per household, while supplies last).

Distribution Site Location:
Dearborn Heights Justice Center, 25637 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn Heights, 48125

Distribution Site Hours:
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 to Friday, October 25, 2019,

At the distribution site you will be expected to fill out a Water Filter Assistance Form to determine eligibility and for record keeping. Please click the button below for sample:

Water Filter Assistance Form

Water Filters Available for Dearborn Heights Residents

Wayne County Department of Health, Human & Veteran Services will be providing two filters types. Product details and installation instructions can be found below:
  • Faucet Filtration System - PUR Model FM-333B Box includes (1) faucet mount and (1) filter
    • Two Boxes of Replacement Faucet Filters - PUR Model RF-3375 Box includes (1) replacement faucet filter
    • Each filter is good for up to 100 gallons or 3 months
  • Pitcher Filtration System - PUR Model PPT111W Box includes (1) pitcher filtration system and (1) filter
    • One Replacement Pitcher Filter Box - Model PPF951K Box includes (3) replacement pitcher filters
    • Each filter is good for up to 40 gallons or 2 months

Any of the following cartridge refills listed above can be purchased at any retail outlet.

Please see the resource materials below to learn more about lead:

Contact Us

Health, Human & Veterans Services
Public Health Division
Environmental Health Section
Health Administration Building
33030 Van Born Road
Wayne, MI 48184
Phone (734) 727-7400
Fax: (734)-727-7165

Mon-Fri: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Closed For Lunch: 11:30AM - 12:30PM