November 2016

Dexter Chelsea Road

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

On Friday, December 2, 2016 the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will REOPEN Dexter-Chelsea Road between Fletcher Road and Lima Center Road in Lima Township after replacing a deteriorated culvert. On Monday, December 5, WCRC will complete final restoration work under flagged traffic control.

The Washtenaw County Road Commission offers our sincere thanks to the area residents, motorists, postal services, emergency services and school districts for their patience during this road closure.  

Senate Bill 960

Bagged Compost / Leaf Pick Up

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Bagged compost pick up by Waste Management ended Saturday, November 26, 2016. If you still have bags, they can be dropped off into compost dumpsters located at 7651 Dan Hoey (next to the Community Garden). The dumpsters will be there from Friday, December 2, 2016 to Monday, December 12, 2016.

Thanksgiving Fire Safety Reminders

Thursday, November 24, 2016

The Dexter Area Fire Department would like to share the following information about fire safety at Thanksgiving.

Did you know Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires? The number of home fires double on Thanksgiving.

Keep these safety tips in mind as you prepare your meal.


If you are roasting your turkey, make sure you set a timer. This way, you won’t forget about the bird as you watch the parade or football.

If you are frying your turkey,

Ann Arbor Street Crosswalk Repair

Friday, November 25, 2016

The decorative crosswalk at Ann Arbor Street and Hudson will be repaired on Tuesday, November 29, 2016. After the morning rush hour, traffic on Ann Arbor Street will be two way with flag control while the concrete is being removed and re-poured. Ann Arbor Street is expected to be back to regular two way traffic by the evening rush hour. Metal plates w

2016 Construction Projects

Monday, November 7, 2016

Fire Hydrant Replacement Project