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Lisa Allmendinger on January 13th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bob Milbrodt for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Kiwanis Club will hear from Michaeline Pawlak from Western Washtenaw Area Value Express on Jan. 15. WAVE is a non-profit providing affordable transportation for transit dependent individuals in Washtenaw County. Offered are door-to-door service for the Chelsea area and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 22nd, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jennifer Kundak for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Senior Center provides Western Area Value Express (WAVE) bus passes for seniors who no longer drive and who may find it difficult to pay for transportation. The rides help the seniors stay connected to their community, make it to […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 9th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Trinh Pifer for the information in this story.) Chelsea residents can now get a free ride to the Washington Street Education Center (WSEC) seven days per week on WAVE’s Chelsea Community Ride (CCR) free shuttle service. Chelsea’s community transportation program, the Western-Washtenaw Area Value Express (WAVE), has provided free […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 15th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin (Chelsea Update is running a series on businesses in Chelsea beginning with businesses that belong to the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce. This time it’s WAVE.) The Western-Washtenaw Area Value Express (WAVE) is an agency that was established as a nonprofit in 1976 with the purpose of providing affordable transportation to older […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 21st, 2016

(Publisher’s note: This ribbon cutting is now planned for January.) The Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting in January for Western-Washtenaw Area Value Express (WAVE), which has moved to a new location at 12172 Jackson Road. WAVE is a non-profit service organization that exists to provide affordable transportation to older adults, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 16th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Trinh Pifer for the information in this story.) Starting Monday, Jan. 18, residents of The Pines Senior Apartments and the Chelsea Retirement Community (CRC) independent living, can get a free ride to the senior lunch program offered at the Chelsea Senior Center from Monday through Friday. Western-Washtenaw Area Value […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Trinh Pifer for the information in this story.) There will be an informational session about public transportation for older adults in Western Washtenaw County on Thursday, July 30 from 1-2:30 p.m. in the Dancey House Theater Room at Chelsea Retirement Community, 805 West Middle St. The session is being […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Trinh Pifer for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Senior Center was recently awarded an $800 grant to provide free ride passes for the Western Washtenaw Area Value Express (WAVE) bus system. The passes are available to any senior needing help with transportation within the Chelsea School District […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 14th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bob Milbrodt for the information in this story.) The Kiwanis Club of Chelsea, in its 91st year, holds a weekly meeting on Monday nights at 6:15 p.m. in the St. Joseph Mercy-Chelsea cafeteria. Featured at each meeting is a speaker who typically begins a presentation at 6:45 p.m. On […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 3rd, 2014

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Trinh Pifer for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Senior Center was recently awarded a $1000 grant to provide free ride cards for Western-Washtenaw Area Value Express (WAVE) bus system. These WAVE bus passes will be available for any senior within the Chelsea School District needing help with […]

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