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Lisa Allmendinger on July 22nd, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 19th, 2017

(Correction: In one sentence of this story, I inadvertently turned 2.4 mills into 4.2 mills. This information has been corrected and I sincerely apologize for the mistake.) The Chelsea Area Fire Authority board voted 4-1 Tuesday, July 18, to place a 5-year, 2.4 mill millage on the Nov. 7 ballot to pay for fire services […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 12th, 2017

Chelsea Area Fire Authority Chief Rob Arbini attended the July 10 Lima Township Board meeting to talk about the possibility of a millage increase for those served by CAFA. The current millage is 1.8, and the CAFA board has discussed both a 2.1 millage (for an additional $245,000 a year) and a 2.4 millage (for […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 28th, 2017

During a two-and-a-half hour Lima Township Planning Commission meeting in which four out of four items were tabled, Zoning Administrator Tom Caplis told the planning commission, “Applicants need to take the initiative.” One of the items tabled was a special land use application and site plan application for St. Vladimir Russian Orthodox Church, filed by […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 28th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 22nd, 2017

Chelsea City residents will soon see street, sewer and sidewalk improvements on Buchanan, Filmore, Taylor and West Industrial following a unanimous vote of the Chelsea City Council on Monday, June 19. A not-to-exceed $1.182 million contract was awarded to Fonson, Inc. of Brighton. In addition, the City Council also approved an additional 10 percent for […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 20th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Katie Parrish for the information in this story.) On Wednesday, June 21 through Friday, June 23, Amtrak Railway is expected to close Fletcher Road between Dexter Chelsea Road and Trinkle Road in Lima Township for railroad crossing maintenance. The road will be closed to all traffic and the posted […]

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By Lisa Carolin Three topics dominated public comments at the June 12 Lima Township Board meeting – the medical marijuana licensing act, the proposed Huron Waterloo Pathways Initiative (bike path) along Dexter-Chelsea Road, and an site study of Lima Township Hall. Supervisor Craig Maier announced news on the bike path having spoken with Jeff Hardcastle, […]

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Dear Editor: As a Lima Township resident owning property on Dexter-Chelsea Road, I am reaching out to the community to share vital information about the proposed Huron Waterloo Pathways Initiative bike path to run between Dexter and Chelsea. There is a lot of misinformation out there about this proposal that I want to bring to […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 9th, 2017

If you subscribe to Dish Network, the company reminds customers that a DISH representative will never call you to ask for your account number, credit/debit card number, or social security number. In fact, you should be suspicious of anyone that calls you and asks for this information. Be wary of scams in which callers pretend […]

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