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Lisa Allmendinger on June 22nd, 2017

Chelsea City residents will soon see street, sewer and sidewalk improvements on Buchanan, Filmore, Taylor and West Industrial following a unanimous vote of the Chelsea City Council on Monday, June 19. A not-to-exceed $1.182 million contract was awarded to Fonson, Inc. of Brighton. In addition, the City Council also approved an additional 10 percent for […]

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By Lisa Carolin Three topics dominated public comments at the June 12 Lima Township Board meeting – the medical marijuana licensing act, the proposed Huron Waterloo Pathways Initiative (bike path) along Dexter-Chelsea Road, and an site study of Lima Township Hall. Supervisor Craig Maier announced news on the bike path having spoken with Jeff Hardcastle, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 10th, 2017

On Wednesday, May 10 at approximately 7 a.m. the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will impose a daytime road closure on Dancer Road between Jackson Road and Dexter-Chelsea Road in Lima Township for gravel resurfacing. The resurfacing is expected to be complete by the end of the workday on Tuesday May 16. Please be advised […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 6th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 6th, 2017

On Monday May 8, at approximately 8 a.m., the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will close Jerusalem Road between Lima Center Road and Fletcher Road in Lima Township for a culvert replacement project. This project was originally scheduled for Tuesday, May 2, but was delayed due to weather conditions. The project is expected to be […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 2nd, 2017

Jerusalem Road between Lima Center and Fletcher roads in Lima Township will be closed beginning at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, May 2 for a culvert replacement. The project is expected to be completed by the end of the day on Tuesday, May 2, however, please be advised that all dates are tentative and subject to […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 4th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin Close to 70 people filled Lima Township Hall Thursday, March 30, to attend a special meeting put on by the Township Board on the subject of the non-motorized pathway initiative. The first part of the meeting was devoted to sharing information about the Huron Waterloo Pathways Initiative (HWPI). The main speaker was […]

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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 7th, 2017

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office sent an alert Tuesday evening, March 7 that they are investigating two larceny from automobiles that occurred in the Thornton Farms Subdivision. The incidents occurred between March 5 at 8 p.m. and March 7 at 8 a.m. According to the alert, “although it is suspected the incidents occurred during the […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 5th, 2017

If you want to apply for Chelsea’s new Human Rights Commission, the City Council set a closing date for applications of Jan. 11 at its meeting Tuesday night. Currently, the city has received six applications for five available seats on the new commission and is expected to appoint members at its next meeting on Jan. […]

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