Inkster Water Information

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

Inkster 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:

Booker Dozier Recreation Center at 2025 Middlebelt Road, Inkster, MI 48141

Distribution Site Hours:
Monday, October 28, 2019 to Wednesday, October 30, 2019

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

Water Filter Assistance Form

Water Filters Available for Inkster 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