Accomplishments

The Rouge River National Wet Weather Demonstration Project (Rouge Project) is a working example of how a systematic watershed approach to pollution management can result in cost-effective and ultimately greater and faster achievement of designated uses in a water body. The Rouge Project was initiated in 1992 by Wayne County, Michigan. This cooperative effort between federal, state and local agencies was supported through June 2014 by over $350,000,000 in multi-year federal grants from the United States Environmental Protection Agency with additional funding from local communities and other stakeholders. 
 
To download and view a pdf of the Rouge River Restoration Summary that highlights the Rouge Project's many accomplishments over the period of October 1992 through June 2014, please click here

Service Assistant

Go
How can we assist?
Ask a question or describe the service or information you're looking for!
Examples:
I need to pay my property taxes.
How can I contact my commissioner?
How can I report a road hazard?

View All Services