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


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


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Saturday, August 15 & Sunday, August 16

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

*Registration deadline is Friday, August 7th, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

You may register online, or print out the registration form!

Shed those unwanted items and make a profit. Throngs of treasure hunters will invade Trenton seeking those special finds. Have nothing to sell? Join the treasure hunt!

A $10.00 listing fee provides you cable and newspaper advertising and places your address on the city map listing your items for sale. You will also receive official City-Wide Garage Sale signs and balloons to highlight your location. You may register in person at City Hall, or by mail.

Maps can be purchased on Friday, August 14th for $1.00 at Trenton City Hall from
8:30am - 5:00pm OR Saturday, August 15th in front of Trenton City Hall and the
Westfield Activity Building from 7:30am - 1:00pm

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

Yard waste carts (green lid) can be used again beginning April 13th and will be picked up on your regular trash day. 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




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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. Click on the circle icon below for more information.

Safest City Link

DPW Financial Transactions

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

ALL sales of Trash and Yard carts, Refrigerant reclamation and burial fees will be handled at the Treasurer's office at City Hall.


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.


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,

Third Street Pavement Repair
This is to notify you that the City of Trenton will be replacing sections of pavement on Third Street between Cherry and West. ... Read More
DTE Energy rail project to eliminate dangerous crossing, ease train traffic
TRENTON, Mich. -- A project to extend a rail line in the DTE Energy rail yard at West Jefferson and Van Horn will improve safety and traffic flow for Trenton motorists.  ... Read More
There will be no change in trash pick-up schedule during the week before the July 4th holiday ... Read More
Water and Sewage Rates
Water and Sewer Rates Effective July 1, 2015 ... Read More
The 2014 dog and cat licenses will expire on December 31, 2014.  ... Read More
Notice to all Taxpayers
Tax Bill Notification ... Read More
Electronics Collection Center