Lyndon Township http://wemu.org en Chelsea Takes Preemptive Truck Traffic Action http://wemu.org/post/chelsea-takes-preemptive-truck-traffic-action <p>With the possibility of a mining operation coming to Lyndon Township, officials in Chelsea have taken steps to regulate heavy truck traffic rumbling through town along M-52.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The city has created an M-52 corridor that requires mining haulers and other big trucks to apply for a special permit to use the road.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 08:15:35 +0000 Bob Eccles 47608 at http://wemu.org Chelsea Takes Preemptive Truck Traffic Action Lyndon Township Mine Delayed For Six Months http://wemu.org/post/lyndon-township-mine-delayed-six-months <div>Lyndon Township's Planning Commission will take its time reviewing a proposed sand and gravel mine. &nbsp;They have tabled for six months McCoig Materials special land use application for the site on M-52 across from Green Lake. &nbsp;</div><p> Tue, 20 May 2014 11:45:50 +0000 Andrew Cluley 46118 at http://wemu.org Lyndon Township Officials Continue Review Of Sand Mining Proposal Monday Night http://wemu.org/post/lyndon-township-officials-continue-review-sand-mining-proposal-monday-night <div>Many western Washtenaw county residents remain concerned about the proposed sand and gravel mining operation in <strong><a href="http://www.twp-lyndon.org/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank">Lyndon Township</a></strong>. &nbsp;The planning commission Monday will continue discussions on the special land use request from McCoig Materials for property on M-52 across from Green Lake.</div><p> Fri, 16 May 2014 22:07:28 +0000 Andrew Cluley 45974 at http://wemu.org Jeff Daniels urges responsibility at Chelsea meeting http://wemu.org/post/jeff-daniels-urges-responsibility-chelsea-meeting <p>Lyndon Township’s planning commission isn’t expected to make a decision on a special land use permit for a sand and gravel mining operation until this summer.&nbsp; About 30 people spoke out against the proposal as a public hearing wrapped up Thursday night.</p><p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 06:49:13 +0000 Andrew Cluley 42816 at http://wemu.org Jeff Daniels urges responsibility at Chelsea meeting Lyndon Township Officials To Discuss Gravel, Sand Mining Proposal Again Tonight http://wemu.org/post/lyndon-township-officials-discuss-gravel-sand-mining-proposal-again-tonight <div>Lyndon Township's Planning Commission tonight continues discussions on a proposed gravel pit and sand mining operation. &nbsp;About 200 people attended a meeting last month on a special land use request from McCoig Materials for a site on M-52 across from Green Lake. &nbsp;</div><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 19:48:49 +0000 Andrew Cluley 42788 at http://wemu.org Debate Over Proposed Gravel and Sand Mining In Lyndon Township to Continue Next Month http://wemu.org/post/debate-over-proposed-gravel-and-sand-mining-lyndon-township-continue-next-month <p>Lyndon Township’s Planning Commission will continue discussions on a proposed gravel pit and sand mining operation northwest of Chelsea next month.<iframe frameborder="no" height="450" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/135890280&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;visual=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 08:18:21 +0000 Andrew Cluley 41682 at http://wemu.org Proposed Gravel Pit in Lyndon Township Subject of Meeting Monday Night http://wemu.org/post/proposed-gravel-pit-lyndon-township-subject-meeting-monday-night <div>Many Lyndon Township residents are afraid a large gravel pit and mining operation will hurt the recreation areas that bring people to western Washtenaw County. &nbsp;The Lyndon Township Planning Commission is holding a meeting Monday night to receive comments on a special land use permit for property on M-52 just south of North Territorial.</div><ul><li>McCoig Materials proposed <a href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=18100+M-52,+Chelsea,+MI&amp;hl=en&amp;ll=42.371671,-84.064336&amp;spn=0.021433,0.028281&amp;sll=42.276166,-84.124031&amp;sspn=0.085862,0.113125&amp;geocode=CXZziQ5ilNCoFQ-mhgId3wn9-ik9Uv-ASM08iDElf5naaGQORQ&amp;oq=18100+M-&amp;gl=us&amp;hnear=18100+Michigan+52,+Chelsea,+Michigan+48118&amp;t=m&amp;z=15">gravel pit and mining operation is located here.</a></li></ul><p><iframe frameborder="0" height="350" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" scrolling="no" src="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=18100+M-52,+Chelsea,+MI&amp;hl=en&amp;sll=42.276166,-84.124031&amp;sspn=0.085862,0.113125&amp;geocode=CXZziQ5ilNCoFQ-mhgId3wn9-ik9Uv-ASM08iDElf5naaGQORQ&amp;oq=18100+M-&amp;gl=us&amp;hnear=18100+Michigan+52,+Chelsea,+Michigan+48118&amp;t=m&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;z=14&amp;ll=42.371671,-84.064336&amp;output=embed" width="425"></iframe><br /><small><a href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=18100+M-52,+Chelsea,+MI&amp;hl=en&amp;sll=42.276166,-84.124031&amp;sspn=0.085862,0.113125&amp;geocode=CXZziQ5ilNCoFQ-mhgId3wn9-ik9Uv-ASM08iDElf5naaGQORQ&amp;oq=18100+M-&amp;gl=us&amp;hnear=18100+Michigan+52,+Chelsea,+Michigan+48118&amp;t=m&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;z=14&amp;ll=42.371671,-84.064336&amp;source=embed" style="color:#0000FF;text-align:left">View Larger Map</a></small> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 02:53:49 +0000 Andrew Cluley 41646 at http://wemu.org