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Lisa Allmendinger on October 30th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 29th, 2017

Chelsea Update sent all four Chelsea City Council candidates a survey to give you a little bit more information about them before election day on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Below are their answers. Running for mayor is Melissa Johnson. Melissa Johnson OCCUPATION: non-practicing attorney EDUCATION: Chelsea High School, 1990, College of Wooster, B.A., 1994, Indiana University […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 11th, 2017

On Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 7-9 p.m. in the City Council chambers, the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a candidate forum for those running for Chelsea City Council. On the ballot this year are the mayor and three City Council seats. All four candidates have been invited to participate. Current City Council Member […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 21st, 2017

On Thursday, Rick Catherman became the third city resident to file petitions to run for the Nov. 7 Chelsea City Council election. Catherman, the band director at Chelsea High School and the president of the Chelsea Education Association, filed to run as a Council Member. He joins current Council Members Cheri Albertson and Melissa Johnson […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 20th, 2017

On Wednesday, Chelsea residents and current Council Members Cheri Albertson and Melissa Johnson filed petitions to run for office in the Nov. 7 Chelsea City Council election. Albertson filed to run as a City Council Member and Johnson filed to run for mayor. The deadline to submit petitions is Tuesday, July 25 at 4 p.m.

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 5th, 2017

Continue reading about Are You Planning to Run For Chelsea City Council?

About 20 people listened to two of the four candidates running for three Chelsea City Council seats answer questions at the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce candidate forum Wednesday night. The City Council election takes place Tuesday, Nov. 3. Incumbent Frank Hammer had to miss the forum because he is the chairman of the Western […]

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The City of Chelsea will have a non-partisan election for three 4-year City Council seats on Nov. 3. The deadline for candidates to file petitions to be included on the November ballot is July 21 at 4 p.m. in the city clerk’s office. There are petitions at the City Offices along with the required affidavit […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 4th, 2013

As of Friday, Clerk Laura Kaiser says that her office has issued 412 absentee ballots and 257 have already been returned for Tuesday’s City Council election. Remember, the polls are open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. in the Washington Street Education Center. And, of course, Chelsea Update will have a story Tuesday night after […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 29th, 2013

There are three candidates running for two 2-year seats on the Chelsea City Council in the Nov. 5 election. Below are their profiles in alphabetical order. Frank Hammer has lived in Chelsea for 34 years, he’s married to wife Elizabeth and they have four children, Erich, 41, Mercedes, 40, Garth, 34, and Katrina, 30. The […]

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