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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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Lisa Allmendinger on October 29th, 2016

(Publisher’s note: Friday, Nov. 4 is the last day Chelsea Update will run election-related letters to the editor.) Dear Editor: We are writing to strongly endorse two of the candidates running for our school board, Susie Catherman and Shawn Quilter. Chelsea needs school board members that will put the needs of our students first and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 31st, 2016

Dear Editor: This is an open letter to the residents of Lima Township: We are writing to endorse the current Clerk of Lima Township, Elaine Bater –  in her bid to retain her job during the August 2, 2016 election. If the citizens of Lima Township don’t know her, she is working long hours in […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 28th, 2016

Dear Editor: As members of the Sylvan Township Board, we are proud to try to do what’s best for the township. That includes cooperating with each other and working well as a team. What’s missing from our team is a leader. Our effectiveness suffers, and the township loses, while this situation continues. On Aug. 2, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 19th, 2016

To the members of Chelsea Chamber of Commerce: Thank you for your 16 years of acting as the fiscal agent for the Chelsea Farmers Market. Under your leadership, we were able to build a solid foundation, and grow into a fixture in the community. We are so appreciative of the care you put into fostering […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 12th, 2016

Dear Editor: Chelsea Community Cares would like to thank all of the businesses that helped make our 2nd annual Chelsea Teacher Appreciation Week so fantastic! Many thanks to Global Marketplace, Cottage Inn, Just Imagine, Jet’s Pizza, Mike’s Deli and Thompson’s Pizzeria for your generous offers last week. Your generosity and support of our school district […]

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