Chelsea City Council

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Erica Techo

The municipal court judge, clerk and magistrate were sworn in during the June 20 Chelsea City Council meeting. more

Jun 21, 2017 1:17 AM News

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The council also considered a rezoning request and two resolutions. more

Jun 7, 2017 12:43 AM News

Chelsea City Council - May 16, 2017

Erica Techo

Hester, who also serves as municipal judge for Calera and Vincent, will bring experience to the city of Chelsea, said Mayor Tony Picklesimer. more

May 17, 2017 1:04 AM News

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Erica Techo

Chelsea resident Skip Brown's Bronze Star was pinned by former Shelby County Sheriff Chris Curry. more

May 3, 2017 1:42 AM News


Map courtesy of Shelby County Schools.

Children in a few Chelsea neighborhoods will ride different school buses and walk different hallways in August, as the school system rezones to reduce overcrowding at Chelsea Park Elementary. more

Apr 27, 2017 4:25 PM Chelsea Schools

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Erica Techo

The resolution, which was unanimously approved by all present council members, came about after an error was found in the city’s zoning code. more

Apr 21, 2017 2:09 AM News

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Erica Techo

The council previously introduced an ordinance to establish a municipal court during its March 21 meeting. more

Apr 5, 2017 1:39 AM News

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Erica Techo

The council introduced, but did not vote, on an ordinance to establish a municipal court. The ordinance will also be on the agenda at the council's April 4 meeting. more

Mar 22, 2017 2:18 AM News

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Courtesy of City of Chelsea.

The city is set to purchase the old Renasant Bank building on U.S. 280 for $895,000. It will then be renovated to house the city's library. more

Mar 8, 2017 2:55 AM News


Photos by Erica Techo.

Salvaged Weldon Store materials to be repurposed throughout city. more

Feb 24, 2017 8:28 PM People/Places

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Erica Techo

On Dec. 26, Chelsea resident Mia Carter used an automated external defibrillator to administer a potentially life-saving shock to James Livings, who collapsed at the Chelsea Community Center. more

Feb 22, 2017 3:02 AM News

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Erica Techo

The council approve resolutions to authorize the payment for an additional Shelby County contract law enforcement officer and to make an amendment to the 2016-17 budget for Chelsea Fire & Rescue Department. more

Feb 8, 2017 3:32 AM News

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Rendering courtesy of Lathan Associates Architects

The current building will be dismantled, and salvageable materials will be preserved for a future project. more

Jan 18, 2017 2:41 AM News

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Erica Techo

Chelsea residents formerly signed a petition expressing their concerns regarding rate increases over the years. more

Jan 4, 2017 1:58 AM News

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Photo by Erica Techo.

The city of Chelsea has started live streaming council meetings and increased its presence on social media. more

Dec 27, 2016 8:16 PM News

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Erica Techo

A recap of the Dec. 20 Chelsea City Council meeting. more

Dec 21, 2016 2:19 AM News

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Erica Techo

The football players were recognized during the Dec. 6 Chelsea City Council meeting. more

Dec 6, 2016 8:21 PM News

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Erica Techo

Both properties that were annexed are located in Branch Lake Estates in unincorporated Shelby County. more

Nov 16, 2016 2:02 AM News

Chelsea City Council Nov. 7

Erica Techo

The members of the 2016-2020 Chelsea City Council and new mayor Tony Picklesimer were sworn in by Shelby County Probate Judge Jim Fuhrmeister. more

Nov 8, 2016 3:36 AM News

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Erica Techo

Niven has served as the mayor of Chelsea for 20 years. more

Oct 26, 2016 2:34 AM News

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