This Saturday (June 1) Farmers Market vendors will have locally grown red and green romaine, red leaf, green leaf, red summer crisp, and bib lettuces, bok choy, radishes and asparagus available. Vendors will also have perennials, herbs, hanging baskets and fresh baked goods. Market hours are 8 am to 1 pm.
The Village would like to remind residents and property owners that the Village Public Nuisance Ordinance requires that lawns be maintained to a height of 8 inches or less.
The election to select a 9 member Charter Commission to write a draft City Charter will be held on November 5, 2013. Affidavits of Identity and Nominating Petition forms are now available at the following locations:
Village of Dexter Offices - 8123 Main (2nd floor of the PNC Bank), Dexter, MI
Scio Township Hall - Clerk's Office - 827 N. Zeeb, Ann Arbor, MI
Webster Township Hall - Clerk's Office - 5665 Webster Church, Dexter, MI
Washtenaw County Clerk's Office - 200 N. Main, Suite 120, Ann Arbor, MI
Starting May 30, 2013 Village utility department staff will be flushing hydrants throughout the Village. The schedule is as follows:
May 30 - June 3 - Cedars of Dexter, Huron Farms, Westridge, Dexter Schools, Industrial Park
June 4 - June 7 - Dexter Crossing, Walkabout Creek, Dexter Ann Arbor Rd/Downtown, Original Village neighborhoods
Beginning tomorrow morning (Thursday, May 30), one lane of Main Street near Broad (in front of TCF Bank and Joe & Rosie's) will be closed for a repair of the concrete crosswalk. Two way traffic will be maintained. The closure will be necessary until the concrete cures, which is estimated to take until the end of the day Saturday, June 1. The crosswalk will not be available for use during this time. Please proceed with caution through this area.
The Arts, Culture & Heritage Committee is seeking a new member. The Committee meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. and is a 11 member group that advises Village Council on the development of arts, culture and heritage; promotes and publicizes projects that support arts, culture and heritage; serves as advocates for arts, culture, and heritage and encourages networking and collaborations of the arts, culture, and heritage of the Village of Dexter.
Trash/compost/recycle collection the week of May 27th will be delayed until Saturday, June 1.
A hawker/peddler permit has been issued to Protection One Alarm Monitoring to go door to door in the Village between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. The permit is good until November 20, 2013.
In an effort to protect our aquifers, conserve water resources, and help ease our peak hour water demand, the Village of Dexter has implemented mandatory outdoor water restrictions effective May 15, 2013.