Trenton City Hall: 2800 Third St. Trenton, MI 48183 | Phone: (734) 675-6500 Fax: (734) 675-4088


PRESS RELEASE - COYOTE SAFETY                    


The Trenton Police Department is aware that coyotes have attached and killed domestic dogs and cats. The Trenton Police Department and Animal Control are taking measures to minimize the threat of a coyote attack against your pet. Residents should be aware that coyotes live and will continue to live in our suburban environment. Owners are reminded to accompany their pets while outdoors. Residents should minimize their exposure to coyotes by keeping trash containers closed and not feeding their pets or any wildlife outside of their home.
If you have a threatening incident involving a coyote, please contact the Trenton Police Department immediately (734-676-3737)

Department Phone Numbers

Administration & Mayor's Office
Assessor - Property Valuation Questions
Building & Engineering - Permits, Zoning & Ordinance Questions
Clerk - Birth & Death Records, Election Questions
Fire - Non emergency
Human Resources - Employment Opportunities
Ice Rink/Recreation Center
Parks & Recreation
Police - Non emergency
DPW - Trash Pick-Up, Snow Removal, Transfer Station
Treasurer - Bill Payment
Veterans Memorial Library
Westfield Center - Senior Services & Senior Transportation

FOIA Information

Click on this link to obtain forms to gather information through the Freedom of Information Network.


City of Trenton Fee Itemization

City of Trenton Request Form

City of Trenton Guidelines Governing the Release of Library

City of Trenton Written Public Summary


City of Trenton
Laborer / Apprentice Maintenance

Click here for more information

Healthy Trenton Survey

The Healthy Trenton Coalition is seeking input from a variety of groups and individuals who have an interest in creating a Healthy Trenton community. You have a valuable perspective that we want to incorporate into our plans for the community. We invite you to participate in a confidential survey to collect information about how you rate Trenton on a variety of health-related topics as well as what you believe to be priority strategies.

To participate in the survey, here's what you need to do:
Click here and print off survey.
Complete the full survey or only those sections that you prefer. To submit your responses:
Drop off completed survey to: City of Trenton, Parks and Recreation Department OR
Email survey to: OR
Fax survey to: 313-792-7149

If you have questions, feel free to call Ruth Sebaly, Project Manager at: 313.412.0567.



Yard Waste Carts

DPS will continue to pick up yard waste carts until early December, after all the leaves have fallen. Thank you.


Community Development Block Grant, Home Investment Partnerships Grant, Emergency Solutions Grant

2015 Wayne County Action Plan

If you would like to offer comments and/or suggestions, please e-mail comments to


Veteran's Memorial Library

invites you to participate in a mass reading of

"Shakespeare Saved My Life: Ten Years in Solitary with the Bard" by Laura Bates

Click Here for details


Library books




Fire badge       Police badge

Police and Fire Alerts

To receive texts notifying you of a police or fire emergency such as road/bridge closures or snow emergency.

Text:  888777

Msg:  48183

Michigan's Safest Cities.  

The City of Trenton is pleased to have been named one of Michigan's Safest Cities again!  Click below for information


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DPW Financial Transactions

Effective Monday October 7, 2013, No cash or check transactions will be taking place at the D P S.


All Trash Carts (Dark Brown) and Yard Waste Carts (Green Lid) cost $75 each and must be prepaid before delivery.  The City accepts cash, check or credit card (3% charge applies)  You may pay in person at the Treasurer's Office at City Hall Monday - Friday, 8:30-5:00 or  Click Here for downloadable form that can be filled out and mailed in with your payment.



The City has received calls regarding the recent increase in odor coming from the Landfill and has been in contact with the City of Riverview and the County of Wayne.


For complaints regarding the Riverview Landfill odor, Trenton residents can call the Wayne Co. Environmental Hotline at 1-888-223-2363. This line is monitored 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Leaf Collection

The 2015 Leaf Collection schedule starts Monday, October 19, 2015

Click here for 2015 leaf map


News from the Animal Shelter

***New drop off location for donations to the shelter

Alterations & Sew Much More - 2142 West Rd.

***New Program - Pets for Vets

The shelter is looking to match returning military personnel with pets to ease their return to civilian life.  

For information please contact:

Animal Control Officer, Laura Jensen at 734-675-4956


City Council Archives & Live Broadcast

Trenton City Council Meeting Video Archive

Trenton City Council Meetings are available for viewing as a live broadcast and are archived so you can view previous meetings.



Trenton War Monuments Project

 Trenton War Memorial Artist Rendering

The Trenton War Monuments Project now has a home on the City of Trenton web site!

Click here or on the Trenton War Memorial banner above to view our site. Also visit us at our new URL,

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