Village of Blissfield
October 16, 2019
The Village of Blissfield is seeking a full-time Village Administrator. The position is responsible to the Village Council for overseeing the administration of the affairs and operations of the Village. The Village Administrator is responsible for providing recommendations to the Village Council, and ensuring the Village Council’s directives are implemented. Position is responsible for ensuring the improvement and maintenance of Village infrastructure, vehicles, and equipment, and for leading and managing Village personnel.
Position requires a dynamic, outgoing team player with the proven ability to multi-task, work in an independent environment and work with both the public and private sectors. Must be able to develop and administer a strategic plan and a budget.
Relevant Master’s Degree (preferably in Public Administration) and experience as a City/Village manager/administrator is preferred. Skills and/or experience in public finance, management, and personnel preferred, along with strong positive interpersonal, communications, and social media skills. While not required, Village residency is desired.
Full-time position which requires regular evening meetings. Salary is DoQ, plus full benefits. Submit resume, letter of interest and three professional references to James Wonacott, Village of Blissfield, 130 S. Lane St., PO Box 129, Blissfield, MI 49228; (517) 486-4347; or email@example.com The Village is an equal opportunity employer.
Municipal WasteWater Treatment Plant Operator
October 15, 2019
Village of Blissfield, pop. approx. 3,300. Duties include operation and maintenance of .57 MGD municipal wastewater treatment plant, and supervision of plant staff. Plans in place to expand to 1.1 MGD. Associates’ Degree (in biology, chemistry, or related field) and experience in wastewater field preferred. Ability to obtain Michigan “D” wastewater license also preferred. Applicants should be able to lift heavy loads, work in open areas and confined spaces, and work with chemicals. Applicants should send resumes to, or pick up applications from, the Blissfield Village Office, attn: Jim Wonacott, 130 S. Lane St., Blissfield, MI 49228 (517-486-4347). The Village is an equal opportunity employer.
James A. Wonacott
NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCES
NOTICE TO THE ELECTORS OF THE VILLAGE OF BLISSFIELD: Take notice that
Blissfield Village Ordinances No. 16 and No. 17 which provide for the appointment of the
Blissfield Village Clerk and Village Treasurer were adopted pursuant to 1998 Public Act
255 on September 23, 2019, and will take effect forty-five (45) days after the date of
adoption unless a petition signed by not less than ten percent (10%) of the registered
electors of the Village is filed with the Village Clerk within the forty-five (45) day period,
in which case the Ordinances take effect upon the approval at an election held on the
Date: September 24, 2019
Published: September 24, 2019
September 3, 2019
The Blissfield Public Works Department will be conducting a village-wde flushing of water hydrants, from Sunday, September 22 until Friday, September 27, as well as from Sunday, October 6 until Friday, October 11, to remove sediment that accumulates in the water lines. The flushing will be conducted between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. each day to minimize any inconvenience to customers.
During hydrant flushing, residents may notice the water has a rusty appearance. The water is safe to use and drink. Residents should check the colors of the water before doing laundry. If the water is rusty, run the cold water for a short time to clear the lines.
if you have any questions, please contact the Village Office at 486-4347.
Village of Blissfield
Seasonal Grounds Maintenance
September 9, 2019
Village of Blissfield, MI. Position will be responsible for fall leaf pick-up and various grounds maintenance tasks on Village property during the 2019 fall season. Experience not required, but helpful. Applicants should call the Blissfield Village Office, at (517) 486-4347, or pick up an application at the Village Office, 130 S. Lane St., in Blissfield. Equal Opportunity Employer.
November 13, 2018
Stevens Disposal & Recycling Services will no longer accept any glass, plastics #3 and up, and plastic grocery/retail bags for the Village curbside recycling program.
Sorry for any inconvenience.
PFAS Water Sample Results-
PFAS Sample Results Notice - Sep 2019
Thank you Village residents for your support of our Swimming Pool Project Bond. For more information regarding the project please visit: SWIMMING POOL FUNDRAISING
Pool project Fundraising Donation Form - 2017.pdf
Please check out the new building site plans for our pool project. Construction is planned to start the end of July 2018.
Aquatic Center Site Plan.pdf
Aquatic Center Building Plan.pdf