Local news for Chelsea area residents




Browse the latest Chelsea, Michigan headlines from all your favorite local news sources and social media. Click to read the full story at the source, and explore more from The City of Chelsea offices, Chelsea Update, The Sun Times News, and of course chelseamich.com. This page is updated daily.



Notices from the City of Chelsea

City Council Meeting - Monday, June 1, 2020 @ 7:00pm

Thursday May 28th, 2020

Please see the instructions below to join the City Council meeting: Complete Packet   Notice of Electronic Meeting Topic: Chelsea City Council Meeting June 1, 2020 Time: June 1, ...

Werkner Road Transfer Station to Re-Open

Wednesday May 27th, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WERKNER ROAD TRANSFER STATION (beginning Wednesday, June 3, 2020)   The transfer station will be open Wednesday June 3,  and Saturday June 6, 2020.   Hours of ...

COVID-19 - City of Chelsea Update

Monday May 25th, 2020

Please click on the link below for informaton regarding City of Chelsea procedures beginning June 1, 2020 City of Chelsea Procedures



Chelsea Update - News from Chelsea, Michigan

Chelsea Update is an online news source published by Lisa Allmendinger, Chelsea resident and journalist. Read more on chelseaupdate.com.

Isabella Andreski: Chelsea District Library youth service group volunteer of the year

Thursday June 4th, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

The Chelsea District Library (CDL) recently announced that Chelsea High School rising senior, Isabella Andreski, has been named the library’s 2019 Youth Service Group (YSG) Volunteer of the Year. The ...

Aug. 4: county-wide roads and non-motorized millage renewal

Thursday June 4th, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

Washtenaw County voters will be asked on Aug. 4, to renew and restore the 0.5 mill four-year county-wide roads and non-motorized millage. If renewed/restored, the 0.5 mill is expected to generate approximately ...

Saturday Farmers Market a hybrid – in-person and on-line

Thursday June 4th, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

By Lisa Carolin This Saturday’s Farmers Market will be the first on site market at Palmer Commons. It will run from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and vendors and shoppers are asked to follow market protocols. According ...

Chelsea City Notice: May 18 city council meeting synopsis

Thursday June 4th, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

June 15: virtual meditation, yoga from Chelsea District Library

Thursday June 4th, 2020 Lisa Allmendinger

To learn more about this program or about upcoming programs from the Chelsea District Library, please click here.

The Sun Times News - News from Chelsea, Michigan

The Sun Times News is a weekly newspaper covering news in Chelsea, Dexter, Pinckney, Stockbridge, and the surrounding areas. Read more thesuntimesnews.com.

Update: Cavanaugh Lake Road project

Thursday June 4th, 2020 Lonnie Huhman

The delay in the Cavanaugh Lake Road bridge project might be ending soon. “As of right now, we are hoping to start on the Cavanaugh Lake Road bridge project in early July,” said Washtenaw County Road ...

Washtenaw Superintendents’ Association Statement on Racial Equity, Police Brutality, and Justice in the United States

Wednesday June 3rd, 2020 The Sun Times News

The following statement was issued by the Washtenaw Superintendents’ Association on June 3: Washtenaw County, Mich. – After continued attacks on people of color across the United States and in ...

Dexter Lions Club awards scholarships

Wednesday June 3rd, 2020 Lonnie Huhman

| 90 sec read | by Lonnie Huhman, lhuhman@thesuntimesnews.com | In its continuing efforts to make a difference in the community, the Dexter Lions Club recently awarded six scholarships ...

Chelsea City Council approves measure to increase temporary outdoor seating

Wednesday June 3rd, 2020 Doug Marrin

| 1 min | by Doug Marrin | At its June 1 meeting, the Chelsea City Council considered a request from the city’s Downtown Development Authority to allow additional outdoor seating for restaurants ...

Dexter Farmers Market opens this Saturday, June 6 | safety requirements in place

Wednesday June 3rd, 2020 The Sun Times News

| 1 min | from Dexter Farmers Market | The Market is Opening Sat, June 6 at 8am Farmers markets are an essential part of the food industry and as such, we have begun distributing food for ...

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