August 2016

Temporary Border to Border Trail Closure

Thursday, August 25, 2016

The entrance to the Border to Border Trail located behind the Fire Station in Mill Creek Park North (near the two sided stone kiosk) will be closed on Thursday, August 25, 2016 from 7 am to 11 am for the installation of a pedestrian/bicycle counter. 

International Student Host Families Needed

Monday, August 15, 2016

Dexter Community Schools is currently in need of a few more host families for high school age international students.  If you are interested in hosting an international student, please contact Kim Covert at  

Paint Dexter Plein Air Festival

Monday, August 15, 2016

The 4th Annual Paint Dexter Plein Air Festival will begin on Monday, August 15, 2016. Artists will be painting outdoors throughout Dexter. The artwork will be for sale under the tent in Monument Park by silent auction on Friday, August 19, 2016 from 2 pm to 9 pm and on Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 9 am to 2:30 pm. For more information please visit

Dexter High School Class of 2016 Voter Registration

Friday, August 26, 2016

In preparation for this fall's Presidential Election the City would like to encourage the Dexter High School Class of 2016 to register to vote and/or request an absentee ballot before leaving for college. In order to be eligible to vote, the student must be 18 by November 8, 2016 and the registration has to be submitted 30 days prior to the election. If the student needs an absentee ballot for the November Election, he or she must register to vote in person at a City/Township Office or at the Secretary of State.

City Council Meeting Relocation

Monday, August 8, 2016

Due to a power issue at the Dexter Senior Center, tonight's Council meeting will be relocated to the cafeteria at Creekside Intermediate School - 2615 Baker. The meeting will begin at 7:30 pm.

Summer Tax Bills

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Summer tax bills have been mailed to City residents. Payment is due Thursday, September 15th. If you have not received a copy of your bill, please contact Marie Sherry, Treasurer, at 734-580-2231 or by e-mail at

August 2, 2016 Election

Friday, August 5, 2016

The results for the Tuesday, August 2nd Primary Election have been posted on the Washtenaw County Clerk's website at: County-wide voter turnout averaged 17.73%. In the City of Dexter, 618 voters cast a ballot for a 19.96% voter turnout.

Pavement Striping

Friday, August 5, 2016

Re-striping of parking spaces and parking lots throughout the City will begin on Sunday, August 7, 2016 (weather permitting). A majority of the work will be completed on Sunday due to the lower traffic volumes.