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Lisa Allmendinger on September 5th, 2016

On Tuesday Sept. 6 between 2-6 p.m., Orchard Street will be closed between Main and East Street followed by East Street between Summit and Park. If necessary, the Chelsea Police Department can assist residents or other traffic to get through the closures.

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 17th, 2016

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 20th, 2016

From about 8:30 until 11:30 Saturday, May 21, residents and visitors to Chelsea are alerted to road closures for the annual Heart and Sole Race. Please plan to avoid Freer and Trinkle roads and Washington Street during race hours.  

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 8th, 2015

The Chelsea Police Department reminds residents that on Saturday, May 9, there will be intermittent road closures because of the annual Heart and Sole Run, Walk, Bike race that will take place in Chelsea and in the surrounding area. The race will begin at 8:15 a.m. and end at approximately 11 a.m. There will be […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 19th, 2014

  This is a reminder that MDOT is expected to close M-52 at the railroad tracks through Oct. 31. Traffic will be detoured around town using the detour routes below. Northbound M-52 traffic will be directed east down Old US-12, north on Freer Road (temp 3-way stop at Dexter Chelsea Road), west on Dexter Chelsea […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 27th, 2014

On Thursday, Aug. 28, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will impose daytime road closures for gravel resurfacing on seven roads in Lima Township. The road improvements are expected to be completed in one day. Please be advised that due to weather conditions, all dates are tentative and subject to change. Haist Road – between Fletcher […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 26th, 2014

On Wednesday, Aug. 27, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will impose daytime road closures on three roads for gravel resurfacing. The road improvements are anticipated to be completed in one day. Fahrner Road – Old US-12 to Garvey Road Kalmbach Road – Garvey Road to I-94 Hayes Road – Old US-12 to Sharon Township Line […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 23rd, 2013

On Tuesday, Sept. 24, Amtrak is expected to impose temporary road closures on Huron River Drive between Tubbs and Wagner roads for railroad crossing maintenance. According to an advisory from the Washtenaw County Road Commission, the section of road will be closed to all traffic and the posted detour will be Zeeb to Miller to […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 25th, 2013

Here’s a reminder about current and upcoming road closures for the construction of the Enbridge Pipeline. If you missed the first story on Jan. 18, click here. Freedom Township: *Ellsworth Road between Rentz and Schneider roads on Jan. 22 for two days. *Waters Road between Rentz and Haab roads on Jan. 24 for two days. […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 9th, 2012

Cavanaugh Lake Road, between Pierce and Garvey roads, is expected to be closed for a road work on Monday, Sept. 10, and Tuesday, Sept.11, so seek alternate routes. There will be a culvert replacement, milling and patching taking place on the Sylvan Township road, according to a press release from the Washtenaw County Road Commission. […]

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