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Lisa Allmendinger on February 16th, 2018

The future of the Mack building should become more clear in March when developer Joe Ziolkowski is expected to update the Chelsea Downtown Development Authority board on a redesigned concept for the redevelopment project. City Manager John Hanifan said Thursday morning at the DDA meeting that Ziolkowski, who was unable to attend yesterday’s meeting, is […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 14th, 2018

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 31st, 2018

When the Chelsea Downtown Development Authority Board (DDA) meets on Thursday, Feb. 1 for a work session to discuss the FY 2018-19 budget, there will be two new members. The Chelsea City Council recently approved Mayor Melissa Johnson’s recommendation for the appointment of Doris Galvin and Stephanie Moran to the board. This brings the number […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 19th, 2018

The Chelsea Downtown Development Authority board unanimously agreed to change its bylaws and to send a request to the Chelsea City Council to reduce the number of appointed members on the authority from 12 people to 11 people. Michigan State laws requires DDA’s to have from 8-12 members said Chairman Tim Merkel. Currently, there are […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 17th, 2018

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 20th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 18th, 2017

Tim Merkel was elected as the new chairman of the Chelsea Downtown Development Authority board on Thursday, Nov. 16, while Jennifer Fairfield was chosen as vice chairman, Kathy Finger as treasurer and Bill O’Reilly as secretary. In the future, there will be a city staff recording secretary for the board. The DDA also voted to […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 15th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 23rd, 2017

The Chelsea Downtown Development Authority board heard from representatives of the Chelsea Area Festivals and Events Committee (CAFÉ) at its meeting on Oct. 19. Denise Cugliari introduced herself as the committee’s event coordinator, and updated the DDA on plans for this year’s Hometown Holiday event, which will take place Dec. 1-3. She said that an […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 22nd, 2017

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