130 S. Lane Street
Blissfield, MI 49228


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Help Wanted

Village Administrator

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 administrator@blissfieldmichigan.gov The Village is an equal opportunity employer. 



Help Wanted

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

Village Administrator




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

Laura Neuman

Village Clerk

Published: September 24, 2019



Public Notice

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.


Help Wanted: 

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                        

Effective Immediately:


 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 Donations


 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




Village Calendar

Blissfield Community Schools

Local Business


Whether you are looking for an intriguing way to spend a day exploring our quaint shops, relaxing in our beautiful riverside parks, or enjoying fine dining, you will not leave disappointed.  if you are considering relocating your family to Blissfield, you will find everything from historic homes to custom-built new ones.  Blissfield is ideally situated between Ann Arbor and Toledo, and is within 60 minutes of suburban Detroit.

You will find quality schools with state champion baseball and volleyball teams and a state-of-the-art environmental laboratory that is widely supported by generous people. Our old-fashioned downtown boasts a variety of businesses, actively supported by the Chamber of Commerce and the Downtown Development Authority, as well as prime locations for new business opportunities.Explore the various links in this website and then visit Blissfield in person. Whether you choose to enjoy the fabulous River Raisin Festival in July, the Yuletide times during November, or a simple day trip at any other time of year, be assured that you will find a warm, welcoming community filled with friendly people.Whether for a day or for the rest of your life, you will find Blissfield to be a great destination to work, play, locate a business, raise a family, or retire. Enjoy your visit and see for yourself why we “Believe in Blissfield!”


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