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WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE WARREN C. EVANS STATEMENT ON THE RTA DECISION ON THE CONNECT SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN PLAN
WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE WARREN C. EVANS STATEMENT ON THE RTA DECISION ON THE CONNECT SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN PLAN
Thursday, July 19, 2018
As a transit supporter, I am disappointed but not deterred.
Cooling centers in Wayne County
Cooling centers in Wayne County
Thursday, June 28, 2018
With temperatures expected to reach the 90s this weekend, here is a list of safe places throughout Wayne County residents can go to stay cool.
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans responds to transit press conference in Shelby Township
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans responds to transit press conference in Shelby Township
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
I support the SMART millage because less transit would devastate the region. I support RTA because it is the best path to a true regional system with all the benefits transit can provide.
WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE WARREN C. EVANS ON THE PASSING OF SUPERINTENDENT BRIAN WHISTON
WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE WARREN C. EVANS ON THE PASSING OF SUPERINTENDENT BRIAN WHISTON
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans released the following statement on the passing of State Superintendent Brian Whiston, who had previously served as superintendent of Dearborn Public Schools.
Wayne County announces improvement projects of 2018 construction season
Wayne County announces improvement projects of 2018 construction season
Friday, April 20, 2018
Wayne County's Department of Public Services announced its list of capital improvement projects for the 2018 season.
MFG Day in Wayne County is October 5, 2018
MFG Day in Wayne County is October 5, 2018
Friday, April 20, 2018
MFG Day is your chance to join manufacturers from Wayne County and across the country in promoting the true image of 21st century manufacturing.
Standard & Poor's boosts Wayne County bonds to investment grade with positive outlook
Standard & Poor's boosts Wayne County bonds to investment grade with positive outlook
Monday, April 16, 2018
Wayne County's General Obligation bonds are now considered 'investment grade' by Standard & Poor's Global Ratings. The ratings agency upgraded the bonds to BBB- as part of an overall reassessment of ratings following S&P's revision of its methodology.
WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE WARREN C. EVANS PRESENTS NEW TRANSIT PLAN: SEE THE FULL PLAN
WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE WARREN C. EVANS PRESENTS NEW TRANSIT PLAN: SEE THE FULL PLAN
Friday, March 16, 2018
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans asked the Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan for feedback on a new draft transit plan and to consider placing it on the November ballot for voter approval.
Wayne County Book Drive supports opening of new literacy library in Southwest Detroit
Wayne County Book Drive supports opening of new literacy library in Southwest Detroit
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Wayne County partnered with two community organizations to create a new library space dedicated to youth literacy in Southwest Detroit.
WAYNE COUNTY, ROCK REACH TENTATIVE DEAL TO BUILD CRIMINAL JUSTICE CENTER
WAYNE COUNTY, ROCK REACH TENTATIVE DEAL TO BUILD CRIMINAL JUSTICE CENTER
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Gratiot jail to be demolished, $533-million criminal justice center expected in 2022
WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE STATEMENT ON BROOKS PATTERSON'S COMMENTS ON TRANSIT
WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE STATEMENT ON BROOKS PATTERSON'S COMMENTS ON TRANSIT
Thursday, February 08, 2018
I believe there's enough support for transit in this region that it's going to come in some form.
WAYNE COUNTY JOINS WELCOMING MICHIGAN RECOGNIZING CONTRIBUTION OF IMMIGRANTS
WAYNE COUNTY JOINS WELCOMING MICHIGAN RECOGNIZING CONTRIBUTION OF IMMIGRANTS
Thursday, February 08, 2018
Today, Wayne County Executive Warren Evans and the Wayne County Commission reaffirmed the County's commitment to diversity, inclusion and tolerance as the Commission passed a resolution declaring Wayne County a Welcoming County.
Executive Warren C. Evans: Jorge Garcia Deportation Is Look-In-The-Mirror Moment For Nation
Executive Warren C. Evans: Jorge Garcia Deportation Is Look-In-The-Mirror Moment For Nation
Thursday, January 18, 2018
The news of Jorge Garcia's deportation is heartbreaking. Jorge, a Lincoln Park resident, was brought to this country as a child. As an American, he has worked hard, raised a family, and been an exemplary member of our community.
Statement From Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans On Amazon Decision
Statement From Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans On Amazon Decision
Thursday, January 18, 2018
The true missed opportunity here would be to let this moment pass without finally putting together a comprehensive regional transit system for all the social and economic reasons we need it. That's the opportunity before us-getting transit right.
WAYNE COUNTY NAMES HENRY DACHOWITZ AS NEW CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
WAYNE COUNTY NAMES HENRY DACHOWITZ AS NEW CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans today announced the selection of Henry M. Dachowitz as the County's new Chief Financial Officer.
Journalist Keith Owens Joins Executive Communications Team
Journalist Keith Owens Joins Executive Communications Team
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans announced today that veteran journalist Keith Owens will be joining the administration as Deputy Director of Communications for Wayne County.
Jail Update: County Eliminates Gratiot As Potential Jail Site
Jail Update: County Eliminates Gratiot As Potential Jail Site
Friday, December 01, 2017
Wayne County announced that it does not intend to complete the unfinished jail at Gratiot as Wayne County and Rock Ventures move closer to reaching agreement on a deal that would result in a new criminal justice center near I-75 and Warren Ave.
Wayne County Partners With Univ. Detroit Mercy To Host Veterans Day Dental Services At Wayne Health
Wayne County Partners With Univ. Detroit Mercy To Host Veterans Day Dental Services At Wayne Health
Monday, November 13, 2017
The Wayne County Department of Health, Veterans and Community Wellness is hosting a one-time Veterans Day dental clinic to raise awareness about services available through the County's Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC).
As Opioid Deaths Rise, Wayne And Oakland County Take On Drug Companies
As Opioid Deaths Rise, Wayne And Oakland County Take On Drug Companies
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans and Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson today announced a joint lawsuit against multiple drug manufacturers and distributors alleging the deceptive marketing and sale of opioids.
Jail Update: County, City Reach Tentative Deal Moving Project Forward
Jail Update: County, City Reach Tentative Deal Moving Project Forward
Thursday, October 05, 2017
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans today announced a tentative agreement with the City of Detroit and Mayor Mike Duggan for the acquisition of land needed to proceed with Rock Ventures' proposal to build a new criminal justice complex. ...
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans' 2017 State Of The County Address
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans' 2017 State Of The County Address
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
The 2017 State of the County address was delivered by Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans on March 7, 2017 at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center in Dearborn.
The Recovery Continues: Wayne County Projects Second Straight Surplus
The Recovery Continues: Wayne County Projects Second Straight Surplus
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
For the second straight year, Wayne County is projecting a general fund operating budget surplus of approximately $44 million for the fiscal year 2015-16 based on preliminary numbers from the Department of Management and Budget.
Wayne County Vetting National Construction Management Firm To Complete Jail Site At Gratiot
Wayne County Vetting National Construction Management Firm To Complete Jail Site At Gratiot
Thursday, December 01, 2016
Wayne County is evaluating a proposal from a Walsh Construction Company-led design-build team in response to its Request for Qualifications (RFQu). This evaluation is a positive next step toward completion of the jail at the Gratiot site...
Structural Assessment: Gratiot Jail Site Structurally Sound For Construction Work To Restart in 2017
Structural Assessment: Gratiot Jail Site Structurally Sound For Construction Work To Restart in 2017
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Today, Wayne County accomplished another key step toward completing the unfinished jail at Gratiot.
Executive Warren C. Evans Sends Letter Requesting Release From Consent Release
Executive Warren C. Evans Sends Letter Requesting Release From Consent Release
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans made a formal request to Treasurer Nick Khouri seeking release from the Consent Agreement, which the County and State entered into on Aug. 21, 2015.
Moody’s Credit Opinion Upgrades Wayne County’s Bond Rating And Assigns Positive Outlook
Moody’s Credit Opinion Upgrades Wayne County’s Bond Rating And Assigns Positive Outlook
Friday, September 30, 2016
Moody’s Investor Services upgraded the general obligation limited tax (GOLT) debt for Wayne County and gave it a positive outlook according to a Credit Opinion issued Sept. 29, 2016.
Wayne County Testing Gratiot Jail Site, Seeking Qualified Bidders
Wayne County Testing Gratiot Jail Site, Seeking Qualified Bidders
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Wayne County has contracted with Mannik & Smith Group, Inc. for a complete structural condition assessment of the Gratiot jail site.