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Lisa Allmendinger on November 15th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin Conceptual drawings that would include putting two buildings, a township hall and a fire station, on the Lima Township property where Lima Township Hall is located, will soon be prepared by Midwestern Consulting. That’s what Lima Township Supervisor Craig Maier told the board at its Nov. 13 meeting. He said that the […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 7th, 2017

Melissa Johnson received 997 votes and will become Chelsea’s second female mayor according to unofficial results from the Tuesday, Nov. 7 election. In the City Council race, Rick Catherman was the top vote-getter with 950 votes, Tony Iannelli received 881 votes and Cheri Albertson got 853 votes. All of the candidates ran unopposed. Chelsea voters […]

Continue reading about Melissa Johnson new Chelsea mayor, CAFA millage passes

Dear Editor: As a Sylvan Township Trustee, I’ve had the privileged to be a CAFA Board member for the last 5 years. I have been most impressed with the quality of the CAFA employees and the Board Members that have served. I am one dissenting vote of the Board, I do not support the millage […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 16th, 2017

Continue reading about Oct. 17: what’s on the Chelsea Area Fire Authority agenda

Lisa Allmendinger on October 12th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin Lima Township’s Multiple Residences and Guest Houses Ordinance was amended by the Township Board in a unanimous vote at its Oct. 10 meeting. The amended ordinance does not allow guest houses in the township because of how difficult they are to enforce. “The problem when we’ve allowed guest houses is they rapidly […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 10th, 2017

On Saturday, Oct. 14, members of the Ann Arbor Moose #1253 will hold a fundraiser for a community member battling cancer from 4-8 p.m.  In 2015, Brandy Bradley fought a long battle with breast cancer and won. In 2017, her breast cancer returned and spread to her bones. This type of cancer currently has no […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 3rd, 2017

The Washtenaw County Road Commission has delayed the milling and resurfacing of Freer Road between Old U.S. 12 Road and Trinkle Road in Lima Township. It is now expected to begin either Wednesday or Thursday.                 The road will not be closed to traffic while work is ongoing. However, please be advised traffic delays will […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 3rd, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 1st, 2017

On Tuesday, Oct. 3, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will mill and then resurface Freer Road between Old U.S. 12 Road and Trinkle Road in Lima Township.                     The road will not be closed to traffic while work is ongoing. However, please be advised traffic delays will exist due to flagging operations to maintain two-way traffic. […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 27th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin A few recent inquiries about guest houses led the Lima Township Planning Commission to hold a public hearing before its Sept. 25 meeting regarding the definition of what a guest house is, and whether or not to create an ordinance to enforce guest houses. During the public hearing, a couple of township […]

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