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Plano: Limited Access During Arbor Hills Nature Preserve Improvements

September 30, 2020

Limited Access During Arbor Hills Nature Preserve Improvements

A series of erosion control projects and construction of a new restroom building are underway at Arbor Hills Nature Preserve. During construction, parking will be limited and pedestrian traffic will be closed off on pedestrian bridges.

Over time, runoff from rainfall causes erosion to the creek banks adjacent to pedestrian bridges. The erosion control measures are designed to shore up those banks. The project began earlier this month and is expected to be completed in early 2021. Nature preserve visitors should view the detour map before planning their trip to the nature preserve, located at 6701 W. Parker Road.
Construction of a new restroom to replace the existing one near the Arbor Hills entrance will begin the week of Oct. 5 and is expected to be completed in Spring 2021. Nearby parking will be limited. The turn-around/drop-off point will

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Ann Arbor home with ‘see-through cabin’ vibe listed for $1 million

ANN ARBOR, MI – The second major overhaul of a mid-century modern home in the Ann Arbor Hills neighborhood has helped give it a “modern twist” as it starts the next chapter in its evolution.



a close up of a wire fence: Custom light fixtures in the upstairs living room at 2671 Bedford Rd. In Ann Arbor on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020.


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Custom light fixtures in the upstairs living room at 2671 Bedford Rd. In Ann Arbor on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020.



a close up of a machine: A wine rack lines the entry to a pantry at 2671 Bedford Rd. In Ann Arbor on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020.


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A wine rack lines the entry to a pantry at 2671 Bedford Rd. In Ann Arbor on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020.

The 2,883-square-foot home, located at 2671 Bedford Road and listed for $1.02 million, was built in 1951 before large windows and other architectural upgrades were added in 1974.

The latest remodel in 2019 helped transform the home’s lower level into finished space, adding three new bathrooms and two bedrooms to the residence, which is MLive’s House of the Week. House that range in architectural

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