On Saturday, March 16, 2019 the City was informed by DTE that an emergency repair was needed to the substation on Second Street. This was going to necessitate a power outage for approximately five hours. Within approximately a half an hour the City had used its various communication methods (website, Facebook, e-mail update) to assist DTE in getting the message out to their customers. DTE also sent a computer generated phone call out to their customers prior to the outage.
Yard waste collection by Waste Management will start on Monday, April 1, 2019.
The Department of Public Works will be chipping brush on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 and then resume their weekly Wednesday brush pick up on April 3, 2019.
At the recommendation of the City’s native landscaping contractor, the Parks and Recreation Commission and City Council have approved a controlled burn for the natural areas of Mill Creek Park. The burn is anticipated to be performed sometime after Tuesday, March 19, 2019. The exact date will be determined by the weather.This burn will not impact landscaped beds or trees.
The City of Dexter is proud to host the 9th Annual Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 20, 2019! Come for a fun-filled family experience with live bunnies, egg scrambles, pictures with the Easter Bunny, and face painting! The event will be held at Community Park (3575 Ryan Dr.). The Easter Bunny will be at the Park from 10am – 11am, and the Easter egg scrambles will begin promptly at 10:30am.