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Sam Baydoun (Dist. 13)

Wayne County Commissioner Sam Baydoun is vice-chair pro tem of the Wayne County Commission and was first elected in 2018 to represent District 13 (Dearborn and Allen Park).

He is a member of the committees on Public Services, Economic Development and Ways and Means . He is also a member of the Special committees on Rules and the Criminal Justice Complex.

Baydoun recently celebrated his 33st year in the real estate business, 27 of which are punctuated with the highest Century 21 International awards, including induction into the Centurion Hall of Fame. Baydoun has consistently been honored by his company for his solo top sales production - without a team - and one clerical assistant.

Baydoun also led the Dearborn Area Board of Realtors as its president and later as the chairman of government affairs. Baydoun was appointed by Congresswoman Debbie Dingell to lead the Realtor Political Action Committee.

Baydoun, an avid soccer player, immigrated to America from Lebanon at the age of 15, with six of his eight siblings, in 1978.

A determined student, Baydoun went on to complete two years at Henry Ford Community College, earning his associates of liberal arts degree, and then his bachelor's degree in Business Administration/Marketing from Detroit College of Business.

Baydoun is an active volunteer in civic organizations in Dearborn and Allen Park. He and his wife Ibtihal and their four children: Moe, Ally, Angela and Lilly reside in Dearborn.

Representing: Dearborn & Allen Park.

Staff: Hussein Dabajeh (313) 224-0934
Fax: (313) 967-6940

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Wayne County Commission seeks new legislation to stop school shootings
Wayne County Commission seeks new legislation to stop school shootings
Thursday, December 2, 2021
Wayne County Commissioners have called on state and federal lawmakers to take action in the wake of Tuesday's shootings at Oxford High School, which left four students dead and four other individuals wounded.
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.
Commissioners remember former representative Plawicki
Commissioners remember former representative Plawicki
Saturday, August 21, 2021
Wayne County Commissioners Joseph Palamara, David Knezek, Sam Baydoun and Judge Mark Plawicki all took part in dedication ceremonies for a section of Telegraph Road honoring the late Michigan Rep. Julie Plawicki.
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 Commissioners declare April as Arab American Heritage Month
Wayne County Commissioners declare April as Arab American Heritage Month
Friday, April 2, 2021
Wayne County Commissioners today unanimously approved a resolution by Commissioners Sam Baydoun (D-Dearborn) and Al Haidous (D-Wayne) recognizing April as Arab American Heritage Month.
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
Alisha Bell re-elected as Wayne County Commission Chair, other officers also chosen
Alisha Bell re-elected as Wayne County Commission Chair, other officers also chosen
Thursday, January 7, 2021
Wayne County Commissioner Alisha Bell (D-Detroit) was unanimously re-elected as commission Chair on Thursday during the board organizational meeting for 2021-22. Joseph Palamara was elected vice-chair and Sam Baydoun vice-chair pro tem.
Commissioner Sam Baydoun holds COVID-19 town hall
Commissioner Sam Baydoun holds COVID-19 town hall
Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Rep. Debbie Dingell among those participating in video event available on Facebook.
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.
Commissioner Sam Baydoun's newsletter for summer 2020
Commissioner Sam Baydoun's newsletter for summer 2020
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Newsletter for District 13
Wayne County Commission calls for national action, dialogue on police brutality
Wayne County Commission calls for national action, dialogue on police brutality
Friday, June 5, 2020
Prompted by the death of George Floyd, the Wayne County Commission on June 4 adopted a resolution condemning police brutality and calling on national elected officials to draft a bipartisan response to the issue as well as its root causes.
Wayne County citizen guide books now available in Arabic, Spanish
Wayne County citizen guide books now available in Arabic, Spanish
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
The 2019-20 edition of A Citizen's Guide to Wayne County Government, a handbook detailing county departments and services, is available in Arabic and Spanish.
Wayne County Commissioners remember mass shooting victims, condemn violence and hate speech
Wayne County Commissioners remember mass shooting victims, condemn violence and hate speech
Thursday, August 8, 2019
Wayne County Commissioners on Aug. 8 paused for a moment of silence to remember victims of the mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio, El Paso, Texas and Gilroy, California.
Commissioners tour port authority dock
Commissioners tour port authority dock
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Commissioners Glenn S. Anderson, Sam Baydoun, Monique Baker McCormick and Al Haidous, along with commission staff, toured the Detroit/Wayne County Port Authority dock in southwest Detroit on June 17.
Wayne County Commission honors start of Ramadan
Wayne County Commission honors start of Ramadan
Friday, May 17, 2019
Imam Ibrahim Kazerooni of the Islamic Center of America offered the invocation at the May 2 meeting of the Wayne County Commission as the commission observed the beginning of Ramadan.
Commissioner Baydoun offers congratulations on special airport luncheon
Commissioner Baydoun offers congratulations on special airport luncheon
Monday, February 4, 2019
On Jan. 25, members of the Muslim American community, local elected officials and Transportation Security Administration and Department of Homeland Security employees broke bread together at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.
Wayne County Commissioner Sam Baydoun speaks out against New Zealand attack
Wayne County Commissioner Sam Baydoun speaks out against New Zealand attack
Wayne County Commissioners March 19 unanimously supported a statement by Commissioner Sam Baydoun (D-Dearborn) offering condolences to the people of New Zealand.