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UPDATED Notice Regarding Yard Waste and Recycling Services

  • (Updated) Due to Covid-19, GFL will ONLY collect yard waste for grass, leaves, and basic yard cleanups, beginning April 14, 2020, until further notice.
  • Effective April 13, 2020, GFL will start the collection of recycling materials.




COVID-19 Updated Data from Office of Governor

Go to (click here) and scroll down for the Daily Confirmed COVID-19 Cases by County.  Click the "See Cumulative Data" link beneath that data to get a breakdown by gender and age.

COVID-19 Updates from Wayne County (updates ongoing)

Wayne County COVID-19 Communications and Public Service Announcements (updates ongoing):

  • Closure of Wayne County Treasurer's Office (CLICK HERE)
  • Wayne County Department of Health Human & Veteran Services Public Health Division 2019 Novel Coronovirus (COVID-19) Information (CLICK HERE).  For the Daily Situation Report, click on the "Situation Report" link on the same page.


Beaumont COVID-19 Emergency Center/Curbside Screening Guidelines


COVID – 19 Quarantine Response Initiative

Effective immediately, per the State and or Federal guidelines being enforced for Health and Safety regarding the COVID -19 virus the location for the City of Melvindale located at 3100 Oakwood Boulevard, Melvindale, MI, has been temporarily closed to the public.  However, we will still be maintaining a strong online accessible presence in order to continue to assist in providing timely and efficient services.  We will be continuously monitoring our phone calls, email and mail for all incoming communication.

The following are the contact phone numbers for various City departments:

City Hall – 313-429-1040                                Clerk – 313-429-1055

Police – 313 - 429-1070                                 Treasurer – 313-429-1065

Fire – 313-943-2866                                       Assessor – 313-429-1045

Emergency – 911                                            Building – 313-429-1060

Mayor’s office – 313-429-1051                    Water - 313-429-1064



•    Drop boxes: Residents can avoid coming inside City Hall and use the 24-hour drop box. Checks must be placed in a sealed envelope and placed in the drop box no later than 5 p.m. on the due date.    Please note: Building Department on check or envelope

•    By mail: Bill payments can be sent to the City of Melvindale through USPS.

•    Online: Residents can pay online at  Additional processing fees may apply.

•    By telephone: Residents can pay via telephone 855-414-9017.  Additional processing fees may apply.


Click here for official statement on COVID-19 Quarantine Response Initiative document



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

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