City of Saline News

Quarterly Utility Bills Mailed Out

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Quarterly Utility Bills are being mailed out on September 30th. They are due on November 3rd by 5 p.m.

Last Day to Register to Vote Approaching

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Monday, October 6, 2014 is the last day to register to vote for the

GENERAL ELECTION GENERAL ELECTION

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2014 TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2006

 

TO:                  QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF City of Saline

NOTICE:          The local clerk will be available to register qualified electors and amend registration records as follows:

City of Saline -100 N. Harris Street, Saline - 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

You may also register or amend your registration record at any Secretary of State Branch office.

 

IF YOU HAVE MOVED RECENTLY,

YOU MUST AMEND YOUR REGISTRATION RECORD.

 

The General Election is being held on November 4, 2014 for the purpose of electing

candidates to the following offices:

 

Partisan:

Governor and Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, U. S. Senator,

Representative in Congress, State Senator, Representative in State Legislature, Members of the State

Board of Education, Members of the University of Michigan Board of Regents, Members

of the Board of Trustees of Michigan State University, Members of the Board of Governors of Wayne

State University, Washtenaw County Commissioner

 

Non-Partisan:

Justice of the Supreme Court, Judge of the Court of Appeals, Judge of the Circuit Court 22nd Circuit,

Judge of the Probate Court, Judge of the 14A District Court, Washtenaw Community College Trustees,

Board Members for Saline Area Schools

City of Saline Voters:   Mayor and three Councilmembers

ALSO, to vote on the following PROPOSALS:

            PROPOSAL 14-1

A REFERENDUM OF PUBLIC ACT 520 OF 2012, ESTABLISHING A HUNTING SEASON FOR WOLVES AND AUTHORIZING ANNUAL WOLF HUNTING SEASONS

PROPOSAL 14-2

A REFERENDUM OF PUBLIC ACT 21 OF 2013, GRANTING THE NATURAL RESOURCES COMMISSION THE POWER TO DESIGNATE WOLVES AND CERTAIN OTHER ANIMALS AS GAME WITHOUT LEGISLATIVE ACTION

 

WASHTENAW COUNTY - 1 PROPOSAL

PROPOSITION TO RENEW THE INCREASE IN THE TAX LIMITATION FOR PARKS AND RECREATION FOR THE PURPOSE OF PLANNING, ACQUIRING, DEVELOPING, OPERATING AND MAINTAINING PARKS AND RECREATION PLACES AND FACILITIES IN WASHTENAW COUNTY FOR THE BENEFIT OF WASHTENAW COUNTY CITIZENS

Oakwood Cemetery Fall Clean-up

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The annual spring clean-up of Oakwood Cemetery has been scheduled for October 13-17, 2014.
 
Any item determined by the City to be in poor condition will be discarded.  If you would like to remove your item for safekeeping during this time, please remove it by Sunday, October 12th.  New or returning items can be placed in Oakwood Cemetery beginning Saturday, October 18th.

Hydrant Flushing

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Sept. 15th – Oct. 3rd

The Department of Public Works (DPW) will be flushing fire hydrants throughout the City beginning September 15th, between the hours of 7:30 am and 3:30 pm, Monday-Friday. Fire hydrants will be flushed, as weather permits, through October 3rd.
For further information regarding hydrant flushing, please contact the DPW at 429-5624.

 

Solid Waste & Recycle Program Changes

Sunday, August 10, 2014

PLEASE READ! IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT SALINE SOLID WASTE & RECYCLE PROGRAM
Effective July 1ST, 2014

WASTE MANAGEMENT is the solid waste, recycling and yard waste service provider for the City of Saline. Our collection crews look forward to providing you with the best service in the industry today.

Clean-up day in the City

Monday, August 4, 2014

The Washtenaw County Solid Waste Program will be holding a regional environmental clean-up day in the City:

 

Saturday, September 20th, 9am-2pm

City of Saline

Dept. of Public Works Building

1234 Tefft Court, Saline, MI.

 

Acceptable Materials:

  • Traditional recyclable materials - glass, cardboard, plastic, paper, scrap metalCounty Clean Up
  • Freon appliances
  • Household hazardous materials - cleaning supplies, motor oil, oil-based paints
  • Furniture
  • Old tires
  • Electronic equipment
  • Suggested Donation of $10.00

 

Residents can bring up to 4 tires for free, but will be asked to donate $5 for each additional tire.  Residents can bring 1 of the following items for free:  television, washer, dryer, Freon containing appliance or computer.  Residents will be asked to donate $10 for each additional item.

 

"This event is open to all residents of Washtenaw County. We are not able to accept items from Washtenaw County businesses or out-of-county residents."

Please contact 734-222-3827 for further information.

Mill Pond – R.O.M.P. Maintenance

Friday, August 1, 2014

The R.O.M.P. play structure at Mill Pond Park will be closed for maintenance work from September 15th to September 26th.  During this time the play structure will be cleaned, repaired and sealed.  It is important to stay off the structure while the sealant is curing.
 
The play structure will reopen on Saturday, September 27th, weather permitting.
 
For further information, please contact the Department of Public Works at (734) 429-5624.

New Crime Mapping Available

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Recycle Ann Arbor

Sunday, June 1, 2014

RECYCLE ANN ARBOR has expanded their summer service days at the Drop-off Station.

Recycle Ann Arbor, announced that for the summer of 2014, the Drop-Off Station (DOS) will also be open on Mondays, 8:30am-1:30pm. This additional operation day will begin on Monday, June 9th and go through Monday, August 25th to better accommodate their customers this summer.

The Drop-Off Station, located at 2950 E. Ellsworth Road, targets recyclable materials originating from homes and small businesses.  Customers can bring a range of waste types to the site, and Recycle Ann Arbor works to limit the amount of this material sent to landfills.  Currently around 50% of the material brought to the DOS is sent for recycling.

Service Line Warranties are Available

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

The City of Saline began partnering with the National League of Cities and Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA) in 2011 to promote an insurance program for water and sanitary sewer service lines.