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Dear Editor: As a Sylvan Township Trustee, I’ve had the privileged to be a CAFA Board member for the last 5 years. I have been most impressed with the quality of the CAFA employees and the Board Members that have served. I am one dissenting vote of the Board, I do not support the millage […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 22nd, 2017

(Publisher’s note: Bruce Szcodronski would have been 61 years old on Oct. 17, 2017, and Paul Schissler sent a copy of what he wrote and said at Bruce’s funeral in August.  He hopes his words will give comfort to those grieving and healing.) Be Like Bruce. Be kind. Be a patient mentor. Be a solid […]

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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 6th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 28th, 2017

Dear Citizens of the Chelsea Area: Monday is Memorial Day, or Decoration Day as my Grandma used to say. It is a day set aside to remember the sacrifices to preserve our liberty of many thousands of American men, women, and families since the founding of our country.  As we pause to remember, I hope […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 16th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 6th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 29th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 20th, 2017

(Publisher’s note: County Commissioner Kent Martinez-Kratz of Chelsea agreed to allow me to publish this letter.) Dear Washtenaw County Road Commissioners, Managing Director Townsend, Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commissioners, and Parks Director Tetens: I am asking that the Washtenaw County Road Commission and/or Parks and Recreation staff take a one year moratorium on requesting […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 8th, 2017

Dear Editor: It has been rewarding to see certain actions taken to increase transparency of city government and those actions are highly respected and appreciated as it shows a willingness to allow citizens the opportunity to be more informed and become involved and make informed responses to city plans. However, now the city is going […]

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