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, email@example.com).
James A. Wonacott
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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
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 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