March 2017

Plein Air Festival Artist Registration

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The 2017 Paint Dexter Plein Air Festival will be held from August 14, 2017 to August 20, 2017. Artist registration for the Festival is now available at

Community Work Program

Sunday, April 2, 2017

The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office has offered the assistance of its Community Work Program to the City. The Community Work Program is an alternative to incarceration program that substitutes community labor, rather than incarceration, for carefully selected offenders.  The Work Program provides service to local municipalities and other non-profit organizations throughout Washtenaw County.  

Wind Storm Damage

Friday, March 10, 2017

Thank you for your patience as we continue to clean up after Wednesday's storm. Please place any downed branches/trees into an organized pile (branches facing one way, etc) at the curb for chipping by the Department of Public Works next week. 

Waste Management Accident

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Earlier today (March 8) a Waste Management garbage truck accidentally dumped a load of garbage onto Dan Hoey and Dexter Ann Arbor. Representatives from Waste Management were on site to pick up trash in the impacted area. Due to the high winds, they will be returning to the area tomorrow to pick up any remaining trash. If you have trash on your property from this incident that has not been picked up, please send an e-mail to or contact the City Office at 734-426-8303.

High Wind Advisory

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning. An advisory message from the Washtenaw County Sheriff is below. The City has been experiencing very high winds causing intermittent power outages. Power outages will cause the traffic signals to stop working - please treat the intersections as four way stops.

If you see a tree blocking a roadway in the City please contact the City Office at 734-426-8303. If no one answers it could be due to a power outage so please call the emergency on-call phone at 734-368-5212.