May 2017

Board & Commission Openings

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Parks & Recreation Commission is seeking one new member. The Parks & Recreation Commission meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm and is a 7 member commission that is responsible for making recommendations to City Council on the planning and development of City parks.
 

Student Voter Registration

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The City would like to encourage Dexter High School seniors to register to vote before leaving for college. If the student will need an absentee ballot for future elections, he or she must register to vote in person at a City/Township Office or at the Secretary of State. If the student registers by mail, he or she will not be eligible to vote absentee at their first election. For more information, please contact Justin Breyer at 734-580-2234 or jbreyer@dextermi.gov.

City Office Filing Deadline

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

To the qualified electors of the City of Dexter, Washtenaw County, Michigan:

In accordance with City Charter Section 4.10, notice is hereby given that the filing deadline for candidates to be included on the November 7, 2017 General Election Ballot is July 25, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. The following offices will be included on the ballot:

ONE (1) MAYOR

THREE (3) CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

The qualifications for these offices are as follows:

Hydrant Flushing

Monday, May 15, 2017

The start of hydrant flushing has been delayed until Friday, May 19, 2017. City utility department staff will be flushing hydrants throughout the City. The schedule for May 19 - May 26 is as follows:

Industrial Park, Huron Farms, Walkabout Creek, Dexter Crossing, Dexter High School

Prescribed Burn

Monday, May 8, 2017

The City of Dexter is participating in a study regarding the control of reed canary grass, which is an invasive species. As part of this study, a prescribed burn is going to be conducted in Mill Creek Park South in the area south of Forest Lawn Cemetery on Monday, May 8, 2017 (weather permitting). The study will test the impacts of several treatments on preventing the spread and recurrence of the reed canary grass.