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Public Service Announcement

A Public Service Announcement from the Wayne County Treasurer's Office and their partners at the Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority

Click Here for the video on Youtube, or click here for the Google Drive version.

Dealing with Financial Stress? Don't neglect your Mental Health. Our partners at Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority want to help!

Mental Health Counselors are available to offer assistance if you are facing a crisis.

Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority can be reached at: (800) 241-4949.

Don’t lose your home to foreclosure; contact the Wayne County Treasurer's Office.




Library Clerk Job Posting

The Melvindale Public Library is hiring a part time Library Clerk.  Click Here for details (PDF).


DPW Job Postings (8/10/2018)

New DPW Job Postings have been listed on the Department of Public Works page (Click Here).

Tax Foreclosure Online Auction Tutorial

The Office of the Wayne County Treasurer has created a video tutorial to assist taxpayers with registering and bidding for the Tax Foreclosure Online Auction.  The video can be found at the following links:



Melvindale Police Department

On Thursday, April 5th 2018, the Melvindale Police Department will be merging dispatch services with the City of Dearborn. Dispatch services WILL NOT be interrupted. Emergency 911 calls will be answered by the Dearborn Dispatch Center.

If the nature of your call is not an emergency, use the unchanged non-emergency phone number (313) 429-1070 and listen to the extension prompts to be connected to the service division you wish to speak with.

There will be NO change to daily patrol operations. Melvindale Police Department will be operating and servicing calls 7 days a week 24 hours a day.

The Police Department Lobby and City Hall will now have the same hours of operation:


Monday – Friday 8:30a.m. – 12:00p.m.

Monday – Friday 1:00p.m. – 4:30p.m.


Monday – Friday 12:00p.m. – 1:00p.m.

Saturday, Sunday and Holidays

During closed lobby hours, the call box located at the front entrance of City Hall, may be utilized. The call box is a direct line to the Dearborn Dispatch Center. Upon your request Officers will immediately be dispatched to your location.

Police Chief

John Allen

Click Here for PDF version of notice.


Municipal Offices

3100 Oakwood Blvd.
Melvindale, MI 48122
P: 313.429.1040
F: 313.383.3993

Regular business hours
Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. for lunch

See a map & get directions.