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Melissa Daub (Dist. 10)

Commissioner Melissa Daub was first elected to the Wayne County Commission in 2018. She represents District 10, which includes Canton Township, Plymouth Township and the City of Plymouth. A proud graduate of Plymouth-Canton High School, Commissioner Daub holds a bachelor's degree from Eastern Michigan University. Prior to serving on the Wayne County Commission, Commissioner Daub worked in accounting, with extensive experience in both leadership and individual contributor positions.

Increasing government transparency and accountability is one of her top priorities. In 2019, she advocated for the installation of audio-visual equipment that now allows the Wayne County Commission to broadcast meetings and post recordings to YouTube to allow constituents to better connect with their county government. Commissioner Daub has also been an advocate for the repair of our county's crumbling infrastructure, serving on the Wayne County Commission's Committee on Public Services. On the committee, she's worked to fix the roads, replace dilapidated street signs, and install traffic lights and signals that are instrumental to keeping our roads safe. In 2019, as Vice-Chair of the Committee on Audit the Commissioner worked alongside the Legislative Auditor General to save Wayne County taxpayers $26.7 million by improving government efficiency.

Commissioner Daub serves as chair of the Committee on Government Operations, vice-chair of the Committee on Public Services and on the committees on Audit, Economic Development and Health and Human Services.

Commissioner Daub is a strong advocate for Plymouth-Canton and Wayne County on both the state and federal level as a member of the Michigan Association of Counties (MAC) and National Association of Counties (NACo). She is a member of NACo's Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and serves as Chair of the Subcommittee on Airports. She is also a member of the Large Urban County Caucus (LUCC), Women of NACo Leadership Network, and Next Generation NACo Network. On the state level, Commissioner Daub is a member of MAC's Committee on Transportation.

Commissioner Daub is a proud member of the National Democratic County Officials, the Michigan Democratic Party, Canton Democratic Club and Plymouth Democratic Club. Commissioner Daub lives in Canton with her son and their senior dog, Toby.

You can get in touch with Commissioner Daub by contacting her office by phone at (313) 224-0882 or by email at district10@waynecounty.com. You can sign up for her monthly e-newsletter here.


Commissioner Daub currently serves on the following Standing Committees and Special Task Forces for the 2019-2020 legislative session for the Wayne County Commission:

Vice-Chair, Audit CommitteeHealth & Human Services CommitteeCommittee on Public Services

Rosa Parks Memorial Task ForceChair, Special Task Force on the 100th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage

Representing: Plymouth, Plymouth Township & Canton Township


Staff: Francesca Rocco
Phone:
(313) 224-0882
Fax: (313) 967-1236

NEWSLETTERS
To view Commissioner Daub's newsletters, click on the links below:

March 2021
February 2021
January 2021

Wayne County Cares helps workers affected by COVID-19 shutdowns
Wayne County Commissioner Melissa Daub and fellow CommisionerTerry Marecki took part in the Wayne County Cares Assistance program on Dec. 23 outside Ward Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Northville, distrubting $500 county-authorized gift cards to employees of hotels, restaurants and other businesses forced to close to protect public safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. Cards have been distributed to 12,000 qualified employees this holiday season. To see a video of the event, click here.

NEWS UPDATE; Commissioner Daub and Plymouth Tonwship Supervisor Kurt Heise have announced the replacement of dilapidated street signs throughout the township. For details on the project, click here.

Interested in receiving Commissioner Daub's e-newsletter? Click here.
Commissioner Daub's recent e-newsletters can be viewed online.
To view the e-newsletter for August click here.
To view the e-newsletter for July click here.
To view the e-newsletter for June click here.
To view the e-newsletter for May click here
To view the e-newsletter for April click here.

Coffee hours canceled

Out of concern for the public health of our community, I am canceling my in-person coffee hours during the COVID-19 pandemic. With that said, my office remains open and accessible, and we are eager to help you with any questions or concerns you may have. Please feel free to reach out to my office at district10@waynecounty.com, or by phone at (313) 224-0882.


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News & Events

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Melissa Daub's newsletter for fall 2021
Melissa Daub's newsletter for fall 2021
Monday, September 27, 2021
Newsletter for District 10
Wayne County Commissioners adopt balanced $1.67 billion budget for 2021-22
Wayne County Commissioners adopt balanced $1.67 billion budget for 2021-22
Thursday, September 2, 2021
Wayne County Commissioners today unanimously adopted a $1.67 billion county operating budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year - continuing a string of seven consecutive balanced budgets.
Wayne County Commission calls   for ending tax on menstrual products
Wayne County Commission calls for ending tax on menstrual products
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Wayne County Commissioners today called for the state to end its tax on menstrual products, calling the tax an especially unfair burden on people of limited means.
Members have been selected for new Wayne County Women's Commission
Members have been selected for new Wayne County Women's Commission
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Nineteen women from diverse backgrounds have been selected as members of the newly created Wayne County Women's Commission it was announced today. Members include one representative from each of the 15 Wayne County Commission districts, a representative
Wayne County Commission creates citizen-based Women's Commission
Wayne County Commission creates citizen-based Women's Commission
Thursday, March 18, 2021
Wayne County Commissioners today voted to create a citizen-based Women's Commission. The volunteer group will be focused on studying issues, making recommendations, and advocating for actions to improve the lives of women across Wayne County.
Wayne County Commission issues year-end review for 2020
Wayne County Commission issues year-end review for 2020
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
COVID-19 didn't stop the Wayne County Commission from undertaking numerous activities in 2020, with a special emphasis on social justice and human rights. Details are containedddd in a report issued by Chair Alisha Bell.
Update on COVID-19 vaccines
Update on COVID-19 vaccines
Thursday, January 14, 2021
The attached update on COVID-19 vaccines in Wayne County is effective as of Jan. 14, 2021
Two appointed to Joint Airport Zoning Board
Two appointed to Joint Airport Zoning Board
Friday, October 23, 2020
Wayne County Commissioner Melissa Daub (D-Canton Township) was appointed and Grosse Pointe Shores resident Kathy Makino-Leipsitz was re-appointed to the county's Joint Airport Zoning Board in a unanimous vote Oct. 22.
Applications available for new Wayne County Youth Council
Applications available for new Wayne County Youth Council
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Group seeks to bring together high school students of diverse backgrounds to help develop programs for young people.
Wayne County Commission adopts balanced $1.66B county operating budget
Wayne County Commission adopts balanced $1.66B county operating budget
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Wayne County Commissioners today (Sept. 30) unanimously adopted a balanced $1.66 billion county operating budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year - the first county budget impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Applications available for new youth advisory council
Applications available for new youth advisory council
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Students, enrolled in Wayne County's high schools from the 10th, 11th and 12th grades, are encouraged to apply to participate in the Wayne County Commission Youth Council leadership program. Details on the program, and on how to join, are attached.
Wayne County Commissioners approve selling two historic Ford mills, acquiring new park land
Wayne County Commissioners approve selling two historic Ford mills, acquiring new park land
Friday, December 6, 2019
Wayne County Commissioners voted Dec. 5 to sell two historic Ford Village Industry mills in Hines Park to artist Tony Roko and developer Richard D. Cox.
Wayne County Commissioner Melissa Daub's fall communication
Wayne County Commissioner Melissa Daub's fall communication
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Communication for District 10
Wayne County Commission resolution honors 75th anniversary of D-Day
Wayne County Commission resolution honors 75th anniversary of D-Day
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Wayne County Commissioners unanimously adopted a resolution June 6 honoring those who took part in the D-Day landings, which began the liberation of Western Europe from Nazi domination during World War II.
Wayne County Commissioners to wear white on June 20 to honor 100th anniversary of women's vote
Wayne County Commissioners to wear white on June 20 to honor 100th anniversary of women's vote
Friday, May 31, 2019
Female Wayne County Commissioners have been asked to dress in white for the 10 a.m. Thursday, June 20, commission meeting in honor of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which was ratified by the state of Michigan on June 10, 1919.
Commissioner Melissa Daub's February 2019 newsletter
Commissioner Melissa Daub's February 2019 newsletter
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Commissioner Melissa Daub's newsletter for February 2019.
Wayne County Commissioners urge vaccinations in light of measles outbreak
Wayne County Commissioners urge vaccinations in light of measles outbreak
Monday, April 8, 2019
Addressing the recent measles outbreak, Wayne County Commissioners unanimously supported a resolution Thursday, April 4, calling on residents to have themselves and their children vaccinated.
Commissioner Melissa Daub to hold town hall meeting on road issues
Commissioner Melissa Daub to hold town hall meeting on road issues
Wayne County Commissioner Melissa Daub (D-Canton Township) invites the public to attend a town hall meeting on roads, to be held 7-9 p.m. April 4 at Summit on the Park, 46000 Summit Parkway, Canton.