October 2014

Election Information

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Millage Rate & Property Values

Over the past several weeks members of the City Charter Commission, Village Council and staff have been asked questions relative to the impact of adopting the new City Charter on property values and the millage rate. The following information is being provided to clarify those impacts.

Leaf Pick-Up

Friday, October 10, 2014

Leaf pick-up by the Department of Public Works (DPW) has started. The DPW will be focusing on leaf pick-up on Monday and Tuesday of each week (weather permitting). Please do not put any debris (garbage, sticks, etc) in the leaf piles and please do not rake leaves into the road, ditches, storm drains, or parking spots. Waste Management will continue to pick up compost bags through Saturday, November 29, 2014 (due to the Thanksgiving holiday).

Hydrant Flushing

Friday, October 17, 2014

Fall hydrant flushing in the Village will continue over the next two weeks.

The schedule for the week of October 27, 2014 is: Ann Arbor Street, Huron Farms, and Original Village neighborhoods

The schedule for the week of November 3, 2014 is: West Ridge and the Cedars of Dexter.

Parks & Recreation Commission Survey

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

The Village Parks & Recreation Commission is seeking feedback from the community as they prepare an update to the Parks & Recreation Master Plan. Please click on the link to access the short survey - https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014DexterParks

Washtenaw County Sheriff's Shop with a Cop

Monday, October 6, 2014

The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Annual Shop with a Cop event will be held on December 3rd.  Click here for more information.

Job Posting

Friday, October 31, 2014

The Village of Dexter is seeking a full-time Assistant to the Village Manager, to be a part of the Village’s Administrative Team. Specific responsibilities include acting as the staff liaison to the Parks & Recreation Commission and Farmers Market (including grant writing for both groups), assistance with purchasing, website maintenance, and providing project support to all Village departments. Additional Clerk’s duties could also be assigned based on the outcome of the November 4, 2014 city incorporation election.

Residential Road Projects

Friday, October 10, 2014

October 23, 2014

Paving of Dover, Edison, Inverness, Second, Cushing Court, Fifth from Edison to Dover, Central from Main to Fifth and Huron from Broad to Central is scheduled to occur on Friday, October 24 and Saturday, October 25. Intermittent road or lane closures will be necessary as the paving is completed.

October 17, 2014

Political Sign Reminders

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Please remember that political signs must not be placed in the Village right-of-way which is generally the area between the sidewalk and the curb in front of your home/business.  If you do not have a sidewalk, please keep the sign closer to your home/business than the road.