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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


Wayne County Executive’s Reorganization Plan Unanimously Approved by Wayne County Commission

Thursday, May 21, 2015
This Reorganization Plan establishes eight departments reporting directly to the CEO, including a newly created Department of Health, Veterans and Community Wellness.
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Healthy and Safe Swim Week

Healthy and Safe Swimming Week, Formerly known as Recreational Water Illness and Injury (RWII) Prevention Week, the week before Memorial Day has been designated National Healthy and Safe Swimming Week.

Wayne County Executive Announces Appointment of Veteran’s Services Administrator

Monday, May 11, 2015
Today, Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans appointed John Gardner, a retired military veteran, as Veteran’s Services Administrator. Gardner will begin his duties immediately
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Wayne County Stakeholder Steps Up To Help Reduce The County's Structural Deficit

Thursday, May 07, 2015
Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans announced today that the Honorable Robert Colombo, Chief Judge of the Third Circuit Court has committed the Court to a five percent reduction in the Court's appropriation from Wayne County's General Fund.
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State of the County Community Update

Tuesday, May 05, 2015
State of the County Community Update Video.
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Pay Taxes Online

Our enhanced website allows taxpayers to access the Property Tax Listing (PTL), which contains delinquent real property tax information for all the municipalities in Wayne County.


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Fraud Reporting

Click here to report fraud to the Wayne County Fraud and Corruption Investigation Unit by phone, U.S. mail or online.