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Lisa Allmendinger on September 12th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Barb Marshall for the information and photo in this story.) Barb Marshall and Bella will be at the Chelsea District Library on Friday, Sept. 15 from 3:30-5 p.m. as the September READ to the library dog kicks off a new school year Parents can call the library to sign […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 7th, 2017

During public comment at the Sept. 5 Chelsea City Council meeting, Chelsea Area Fire Authority Chief Rob Arbini addressed the City Council regarding the wording for the CAFA millage request on the Nov. 7 ballot. He said the official ballot language of “a new additional millage in an amount not to exceed 2.4 mills” must […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 28th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Linda Reilly for the information in this story.) Lyndon Township is seeking volunteers to be part of a committee to oversee the construction and implementation of the fiber to the home broadband project recently approved by township residents.  Desirable experience and expertise includes: Large scale project management experience. Bid and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 27th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin This year’s 80th Annual Chelsea Community Fair has proven to be a memorable debut experience for 9-year-old Ella Naebeck. The young equestrian has won numerous ribbons with two ponies named Ladybug and Bravo. What makes it all the more impressive is that Ella doesn’t always feel well, but that doesn’t stop her […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 21st, 2017

Lyndon Township has a called special meeting on Monday, Aug. 21 at 6 p.m. to get community input on CAFA and discuss broadband implementation. The township is looking for volunteers to help move the broadband project forward.

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 10th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Gary Munce for the information in this story.) On Aug. 8, Lyndon Township residents approved a bond proposal to fund construction of a community owned fiber optic broadband network serving every home in Lyndon Township. The vote passed with 622 (66%) voting yes, and 321 (34%) voting no, and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 8th, 2017

Lyndon Township voters approved a 20-year, about 2.9 mill broadband internet bond proposal by a vote of 622 to 321 Tuesday according to unofficial results on the Washtenaw County website. The millage will pay for capital improvements in the township to bring a fiber optic network for internet access to the township starting as early […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 8th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 7th, 2017

By Allen Wright On Tuesday, Aug. 8, Lyndon Township residents will be voting on a broadband internet proposal to build a fiber optic network that would provide broadband access to all Lyndon Township residents.   If the proposal passes, the project will be financed using a municipal bond that would cost about 2.9 mills over 20 […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 31st, 2017

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