517-486-4347
130 S. Lane Street
Blissfield, MI 49228
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Parks & Recreation Advisory Board

Notice of Public Hearing

Revised Parks & Recreation Plan

October 25, 2019

     The Blissfield Parks & Recreation Advisory Board will conduct a public meeting at 7:00 pm, on Thursday, November 21, 2019, in the Council Chambers at the Blissfield Village Office.  The purpose of the public hearing will be to solicit public input regarding the draft revisions to the Village of Blissfield Parks & Recreation Plan.  Copies of the draft plan are available for review at the Village Office (130 S. Lane St., 517-486-4347, info@blissfieldmichigan.gov).

James A. Wonacott

Village Administrator

 

Help Wanted

Village Administrator

Village of Blissfield

October 22, 2019

 

Village of Blissfield is seeking a full-time Village Administrator. position is responsible to the Village Council for overseeing the administration of the affairs and operations of the Village. 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.

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 range is $65,000 - $80,000 DoQ, plus full benefits. Submit resume, letter of interest and three professional references, no later than 5:00PM, Friday, November 15, 2019, 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.

 

 

FALL LEAF COLLECTION AND BRUSH PICKUP

 

Leaf Collection Schedule - Beginning October 28, 2019

Mondays and Tuesdays: South of US 223 and East of River Raisin

Wednesdays: North of US 223 and East of River Raisin

Thursdays: North of US 223 and West of River Raisin

Fridays: South of US 223 and West of River Raisin

Rake your leaves to the curb for the DPW crew to pick up. Do not rake your leaves into the street and do not burn your leaves. Keep the piles away from utility poles, signs, trees, and guy wires. Do not mix brush and garden materials with the leaves.

Being that the month of November is soley devoted to collection of leaves, there will be no brush pickup. From December through February, brush pickup will occur on the 2nd Tuesdays only.

 

 

 

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

 

PFAS Water Sample Results- 

PFAS Sample Results Notice - November 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

 https://client.pointandpay.net/web/VilofBlissfield

 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

    
 

 

 


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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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