New Data: Wayne County Immigrants Contributed More Than $10.5B to GDP
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Immigrants contributed more than $10.5 billion to Wayne County's GDP in 2017, according to new research from New American Economy (NAE) in partnership with the Office of the Wayne County Executive and Wayne United.
News-Herald: Downriver groups band together to stress importance of everyone being counted
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
'A network of city halls, schools, churches and civic organizations is taking shape as Downriver prepares for the 2020 census.'
Detroit News: J. Reed featured at Census 2020 street fair in Inkster
Friday, August 16, 2019
Wayne County wants to ensure all residents are counted in the 2020 U.S. Census. An accurate count equals accurate federal dollars. To kick off its engagement and education campaign for the 2020 Census, the county is hosting a street fair.
Wayne United 2020 Census Street Festival
As We Mourn Tree of Life Tragedy, Let's Seek What Unites Us
Monday, October 29, 2018
'I was horrified and saddened over the weekend as we learned of the murder of 11 Americans at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.' -- Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans
Wayne County joins Welcoming Michigan recognizing contribution of immigrants
Thursday, February 8, 2018
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.
Wayne County Book Drive supports opening of new community Literacy Library on Detroit's Southwest si
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Wayne County partnered with two community organizations to create a new library space dedicated to youth literacy in Southwest Detroit.