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CITY, TOWNSHIP OFFICES

Dearborn Heights

GENERAL INFORMATION

City Hall: 6045 Fenton, Dearborn Heights, MI 48127; 1-313-791-3400  

Origine of Name:  After Major Gen. Henry Dearborn.

Area:  12.7 square miles

Population:  57,774

Major employer:  Crestwood School District

Web Address: www.ci.dearborn-heights.mi.us

CITY OFFICIALS

Mayor: Daniel Paletko (2017)  


Clerk: Walter Prusiewicz (2017)  


Treasurer: John Riley (2017)  


Council: Tom Berry (2017), Bob Constan (2017), Lisa Hicks-Clayton (2019), Margaret Horvath (2017), Raymond Muscat (2019), Wassim Abdallah (2019) and Joseph Kosinski (2017).  The general election is on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.

CITY DEPARTMENTS

Police Chief: Lee Gavin; 1-313-277-6770  


Fire Chief: Dave Brogan; 1-313-791-3650  


Assessor: Wendy Moya; 1-313-791-3460  


Building and Engineering: Mohammed Sobh; 1-313-791-3470  


Comptroller: John Laub; 1-313-791-3440  


Economic Development: Vacant; 1-313-791-3500  


Human Resources: Elisabeth Sobota-Perry; 1-313-791-3420  


Recreation: Kenneth Grybel; 1-313-791-3600  


Public Works: William Zimmer; 1-313-791-6000