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About Wayne County, Michigan

Situated in the heart of the Great Lakes region along the beautiful Detroit River, Wayne County is the 18th most populous county in the United States. With 43 distinct communities including the automotive capital of the world, Wayne County is rich in history, culture, arts, and world-class amenities. We take pride in being one of the most diverse counties in the United States; a place where different cultures come together to offer a truly cosmopolitan experience.

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  • Northville Township
  • Plymouth Township
  • Canton
  • Livonia
  • Westland
  • City of Northville
  • City of Plymouth
  • Garden City
  • Inkster
  • Wayne
  • Detroit
  • Redford
  • Dearborn Heights
  • Dearborn
  • Highland Park
  • Hamtramck
  • Harper Woods
  • Grosse Pointe Woods
  • Grosse Pointe Shores
  • Grosse Pointe Farms
  • Grosse Pointe
  • Grosse Pointe Park
  • Van Buren Township
  • Romulus
  • Sumpter Township
  • Huron Township
  • Belleville
  • Taylor
  • Allen Park
  • Melvindale
  • River Rouge
  • Ecorse
  • Southgate
  • Lincoln Park
  • Wyandotte
  • Brownstown Township
  • Grosse Ille Township
  • Flat Rock
  • Rockwood
  • Woodhaven
  • Trenton
  • Riverview
  • Gibraltar



Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans has adopted Detroit’s Bagley Elementary as a part of the 9th Annual ARISE Detroit! Neighborhoods Day.
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Wayne County Signs New Management Agreement for Guardian Building, Secures New Tenant

Monday, July 27, 2015
Deals to generate nearly $654,000 in additional annual revenue for Wayne County Detroit Land Bank Authority becomes The Guardian Building’s newest tenant 400 Monroe Associates becomes new management company.
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STATEMENT: Response to Governor’s Determination of Financial Emergency

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Our administration has been aware and fully transparent about the County’s financial challenges, which were clearly spelled out in our Recovery Plan and the letter to the Treasurer recommending a financial emergency be declared.
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Response to Financial Review Team Report

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
The report the State of Michigan Financial Review Team sent to Governor Rick Snyder validates the work done by my Administration to reveal the true financial status of Wayne County.
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Wayne County Jail Project

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
A frequently updated list of information related to the Wayne County Jail Project
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