Information for Residents
Chelsea Community Calendar and Resource Guide
The official community website for Chelsea, Michigan can be found at www.chelseamich.com. This site features the city's community calendar, visitor and resident resources. The Chelsea Chamber of Commerce is proud to be a key supporter and fiduciary for the chelseamich.com initiatives to market Chelsea as a great place to live, work, and visit.
Newcomers Welcome Service
Newcomers Welcome Service provides
a free packet containing a wealth of information for new residents
in the Chelsea School District. Please contact Newcomers Welcome Service at (734) 995-2200
or visit www.newcomersws.com
Water / Power
Gas and Electric
- DTE: (800) 477-4747 (Chelsea
- Dept. of Public Works City of Chelsea: (734) 475-7464 (City of Chelsea residents)
(800) 477-5050 (City of Chelsea residents)
Fire and Police
For emergencies, call 911. For non-emergencies, the contact information
Trash and Recycling
- TRASH PICK UP: City of Chelsea orange trash bags may
be purchased at the City Office (305 S. Main Street), Chelsea Farmers Supply
(downtown), Chelsea Pharmacy, or ACO Hardware at a cost of $2.50 per bag.
Place trash in these orange bags on curbside Tuesdays before 7:00 a.m.
- TRASH PICK UP for OUTLYING TOWNSHIPS:
Superior Waste 810-227-1298 (Brighton phone )
Waste Management 800-796-9696 (Whitmore Lake phone)
- RECYCLING: Recycling is provided by Western Washtenaw
Recycling Authority (734) 475-6160 Chelsea City residents receive curbside
pickup on Wednesday. Recycling containers are available thorough the
Authority and should be placed on the curb by 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday.
- OTHER ITEMS: The City
of Chelsea Transfer Station is located at 8027 Werkner Rd.. The
Transfer Station accepts items (for a fee) that are not covered
by the trash and recycling pickup. They are open Wednesday, Thursday and
Friday from 9 to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- United States Postal Service
1101 S. Main Street (as of Sept. 2009)
Chelsea, MI 48118
- Lobby Hours: Mon - Fri - 8 am - 6 pm, Sat - 9 am - 2 pm, Sun - CLOSED
- Drop boxes: 2 in Parking Lot - S. Main location - Pick up 1pm & 5 pm (Mon - Fri) 1 pm & 3 pm (Sat)
2 in downtown location - South St. - Pick up at 1 pm only
2 near Chelsea State Bank - W. Old U.S. 12 - Pick up at 1 pm only
Secretary of State Branch Office
- Michigan Secretary of State
- Chelsea location:
1113 S. Main St.
Chelsea, MI 48118
Hours: Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri. - 9 til 5 & Wed. 11 til 7
- There are certain holidays they are closed, see website above
School District and Education
Community Education - Offers adult education, early childhood programming,
enrichment classes, swimming lessons, and facility
- Adult Learners Institute -
a diverse selection of community-based learning experiences for adults
in western Washtenaw County.
- Technical Education - The South and West
Washtenaw Consortium provides technical instruction and arranges apprenticeships,
internships, and workplace-based experience for students at various high
schools in Washtenaw County.
- Washtenaw Intermediate
School District - Together with local school districts,
the Washtenaw Intermediate School District coordinates and delivers
services and programs designed to improve education in Washtenaw county.
Colleges and Universities in and around Chelsea