August 2018

Back to School

Thursday, August 30, 2018

School starts Tuesday, September 4, 2018. Please be prepared for increased vehicle, bus and pedestrian traffic in and around the City. School hours are as follows:

Creekside/High School - 8:00 a.m. to 2:52 p.m. (11:25 a.m. on half days)
All other schools - 8:14 a.m. to 3:06 p.m. (11:40 a.m. on half days)   

Baker Road is Open to Traffic

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Six Tips for Safely Navigating Roundabouts

Metroparks Public Input Opportunity

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Huron Clinton Metroparks will be hosting meeting to hear comments from the public on the implementation of their Master Plans for Delhi and Dexter Huron Metroparks. The meeting will be at the Hudson Mills Activity Center on August 29, 2018 from 6 pm to 7:30 pm.

Downtown Parking/Jeffords Road Closure

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Jeffords Road between the alley (behind the PNC/Hackney) and Forest St. will be closed starting the week of September 3, 2018. This section of the road will be closed and/or reduced to one way frequently during the construction of 150 Jeffords condo project. The alley (behind the PNC/Hackney) will remain open. A temporary public parking lot is available at the corner of Broad and Forest.

Baker Road Resurfacing Project

Friday, August 17, 2018

As part of the Baker Road roundabouts project, the contractor will be milling and resurfacing Baker from Dan Hoey to Grand. This work is scheduled to begin on Friday, August 24, 2018. Access to businesses and residences will be maintained. A full closure of Baker at the pedestrian island will be necessary to replace the concrete around the crosswalk. Two way access to areas south of the pedestrian island will be maintained using the driveways for Creekside Intermediate School.

Recycle Delay

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Waste Management did not complete recycle pickup in the Huron Farms/Orchard River Hills area yesterday. If the recycle on your street was not picked up, it will be picked up today.

Election Updates

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Voter turnout in the City of Dexter for the Primary Election was 42%. We anticipate a turnout of 75% to 80% for the November 6, 2018 General Election. Below are some suggestions as we start to prepare for this election:

Mast Road Closure

Friday, August 3, 2018

On Wednesday, August 8, 2018 the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will close Mast Road, between North Territorial Road and Strawberry Lake Road for a culvert replacement.

The road will be closed to all through traffic. Residents and property owners, who live or work within the work zone will be provided access to their property, but no traffic will be able to cross the culvert location itself.