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Lisa Allmendinger on July 15th, 2016

Sylvan Township supervisor candidate Tom McKernan will host a meet and greet on Saturday, July 16 at Cavanaugh Lake Park from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Sylvan Township Supervisor Scott Cooper will answer voter’s questions at the Chelsea District Library on Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m.-noon. Cooper is running for re-election in August against Tom McKernan, (both are running as Republicans), and was asked by the Free Sylvan group to answer resident’s questions during the event. All Sylvan Township residents […]

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Tom McKernan recently filed as a Republican candidate for Sylvan Township supervisor in the Aug 2 primary election where he will be on the ballot challenging current Supervisor Scott Cooper. He plans to be at the Chelsea Farmers Market on Saturday mornings, and at Seitz Tavern between 7-8 p.m. on Thursday nights to meet township […]

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The Sylvan Township Board has set a meeting date of June 7 at 6 p.m. to discuss how best to proceed with the about $2.2 million water lawsuit settlement funds received by the township about a year ago. Here is some background information from the township website: Here is the a tentative spreadsheet from the […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 4th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Patrick Zieske for the information in this story.) Sylvan Township residents are invited to meet supervisor candidate Tom McKernan on Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to noon. The meet the candidate event, which is not sponsored by the library, will take place at Chelsea District Library’s McKune room. […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 25th, 2016

Sylvan Township residents are invited to comment on the updating of the township’s Master Plan on Thursday, April 28 from 4-7 p.m. at township hall. The Sylvan Township Planning Commission is in the process of updating the Master Plan and invite residents to participate with your thoughts and ideas on various topics in an informal […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 20th, 2016

By Lisa Allmendinger and Lisa Carolin The slates are tentatively set for the partisan candidates running for office in Lima, Lyndon and Sylvan townships in the Aug. 2 primary election. According to each township’s clerks, below is who filed for the partisan positions. In Lima Township: Supervisor: Craig Maier, R, incumbent Treasurer: Nanette Havens, R, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 30th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story.) Everyone is invited to “Spiders and their Kin” on Sunday, April 3 from 2-3 p.m. at the Discovery Center. Sponsored by the Waterloo Natural History Association, Dr. Cara Shillington will introduce you to live spiders, tarantulas, scorpions and other intriguing invertebrates. […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 15th, 2016

Although the Sylvan Township offices are officially closed today for President’s Day, Rod Branham, township treasurer, will be there to collect tax payments. Today is the last day to pay township taxes without penalty, and Branham will be at the township offices from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 12th, 2016

Although the Sylvan Township offices are officially closed Monday for President’s Day, Rod Branham, township treasurer, will be there to collect tax payments. Feb. 15 is the last day to pay township taxes without penalty. Branham will be there from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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