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Following two budget work sessions, the Chelsea City Council heard a staff presentation on the highlights of the city’s proposed about $4.4 million general operating budget on May 15 prior to a public hearing. No one spoke during the public hearing on the proposed budget,which shows no proposed millage increases, which has been the case […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 18th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 15th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 8th, 2017

The Chelsea City Council will hold back-to-back work sessions tonight, May 8, beginning at 6 p.m. The elected officials will continue budget talks beginning at 6 p.m. and at 7:30 p.m., there will be a discussion about the Wolf property with its owners. Previously, the council and Lima Township Board discussed working together on developing […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 5th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin The Chelsea Human Rights Commission discussed what its role is in the community and how it needs to work with Chelsea City Council, a topic that the council took up at its May 1 meeting. “Bringing up the topic of freedom cities is not within our scope,” said Tammy Stiles Beechey, referring […]

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The Chelsea City Council discussed the rules and procedures involved with the city’s Human Rights Commission, specifically two sections of the city’s Non-Discrimination Ordinance that created this new 5-member commission. At its meeting on May 1, a discussion ensued following the commission’s request of the City Council to participate in a work session to discuss […]

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The Chelsea City Council discussed and approved a number of business items at its May 1 meeting, which included adopting a resolution for a charitable gaming license for the non-profit organization Friends of the Chelsea Area Scouts, which is the first step in allowing the group to sell raffle tickets during Sounds and Sights on […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 20th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 19th, 2017

At the April 17 Chelsea City Council meeting, the council unanimously adopted on second reading an amended Downtown Development Authority development and Tax Increment Finance plan that includes the Palmer Improvement Project. The amendments include the plans for the 1.25 acre site on Main Street referred to as the Palmer parking lot, which will have […]

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