About the Building Department
The City of River Rouge Building Department is responsible for the enforcement of building codes and zoning ordinances in accordance with the Michigan Building Code. The Building Department subsequently maintains records concerning the construction, alteration, or demolition of buildings or structures.
The Building Department seeks to efficiently serve the community and to provide a user friendly permit and inspection process.
For the convenience of the public, several forms and information sheets are available from this Web page. Click on the links below to print out the forms and information sheets.
Contact The Department
Troy L. Newman Jr.
River Rouge Building Department
10600 West Jefferson Ave.
River Rouge, Michigan 48218
Phone: (313) 842-4209
Hours of Operations
The Building Department is open
Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
Please note, the Building Department is closed on holidays and when other city offices are closed.