Wayne County

Wayne county residents wait for their numbers to be called to pay their property taxes. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Frustrated Hundreds Jam Wayne County Treasurer’s Office In Last Minute Rush To Pay Tax Bills

With hundreds of discontented Detroiters squeezed into a small space, the deadline has a lot of people scrambling…and complaining.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2015

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Wayne Co. Executive Evans Issues Partial Spending, Hiring Freeze

Evans said the move won’t do much to dent the county’s deficit, but a freeze is needed as a long-term plan is developed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2015

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Wayne County Jury Dodgers Have One Last Chance Before They Pay The Price

Officials are giving jury dodgers in Wayne County one last chance to ask for forgiveness before they’re forced to pay the price for avoiding their civic duties.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2015

Inside the Detroit Institute of Arts (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Institute Of Arts Offers Free Bus Transportation The Next 3 Weekends

The DIA is encouraging residents in Macomb, Wayne and Oakland counties to check out the museum as part of their free “county days” initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2015

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Wayne County Executive Warns Of ‘Financial Armageddon’ If Deficit Not Addressed

Evans’ predecessor, Robert Ficano, reported the county’s accumulated deficit was about $60 million. Evans says it’s nearly $70 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2015

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Best Sledding Hills In Metro Detroit

Middlebelt Hill in Westland and Beverly Hills Village Park in Franklin are a couple of the many great places to take the family for a day of sledding in Detroit. Get ready for some good old fashioned Michigan fun with our favorite sledding hills.

CBS Detroit–02/01/2015

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Wayne County Treasurer To Hold Tax Foreclosure Hearings

About 76,000 Wayne County properties are in foreclosure, including 62,000 in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2015

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Detroit Man Charged In Double Homicide On Piedmont Street

The victims had recently purchased the home on Piedmont in Detroit through auction.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2014

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Wayne County Begins Round Of Tax Foreclosures

Wayne County has begun tax foreclosure proceedings on nearly 75,000 properties.

11/24/2014

Warren Evans (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Warren Evans Wins Race, Vows Not To Repeat Wayne County’s ‘Rushed, Dumb’ Decisions

Warren Evans was elected by a wide margin Tuesday to take the seat of Wayne County Executive, vacated by Robert Ficano.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

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