EMMET COUNTY NEWS

AGENDAS AVAILABLE FOR DECEMBER 20, 2017 BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETINGS

The Board of Commissioners’ Public Hearing on the Amended 2017 and proposed 2018 Budget will be held on WEDNESDAY, December 20, 2017 at 5:45 p.m. The Emmet County Board of Commissioners will meet for its regular monthly board meeting at 6 p.m. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2017. The Board meets in the County Building, Board of Commissioners' Room, 200 Division St., downtown Petoskey.

Emmet County Sherriff’s Department announces the 2018 Snowmobile Safety Course Schedule

Invitation to Bid: Building Roof Replacement

Project Scope: Project consists of the replacement of an existing stone ballasted roof with a new mechanically attached PVC roof membrane. Sealed Bids to be received by Angela Carney, Emmet County Purchasing Director, Emmet County Building, Suite G92, 200 Division Street, Petoskey Michigan 49770 by 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 12, 2018.  Bids will be thereafter publicly opened and read aloud. Mandatory Pre-Bid meeting for all bidders was held in the Board of Commissioners Room, 200 Division Street, Petoskey, Michigan 49770 on Friday December 15, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., local time. Prospective prime bidders were required to attend.

INVITATION FOR POTENTIAL COMMITTEE AND BOARD MEMBERS

Current Open Position(s): Parks and Recreations, Advisory Committee on Aging, Regional Prosperity Board (2 openings), Airport (1 opening), Construction Resource Committee (7 openings - must have specialized qualifications), NLEA (2 openings), Planning Commission (3 openings) Emmet County is committed to excellence in its delivery of services to its residents and visitors. To help us maintain and improve upon this mission, we reach out to leaders in business and industry, to community leaders, and to county residents by inviting you to consider serving on one of the various Committees or Boards that have been established in Emmet County. Positions become available periodically and the Board of Commissioners appoints Committee and Board members from a pool of applicants. If you are interested in applying, a complete list of the Committees and Boards along with the necessary application can be located by clicking here. Inquiries should be directed to Juli Wallin, Emmet County Clerk, 200 Division St., Petoskey, Ml 49770, (231) 348-1744 or jwallin@emmetcounty.org.

THE COUNTY CONTINUES TO TAKE PUBLIC COMMENT – 2018 EMMET COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION PLAN

Emmet County is currently updating the 5-year Parks and Recreation plan and is asking for in-depth input from the public. “The parks and associated programs belong to the people of Emmet County. We want to be sure that the 2018 Parks and Recreation plan aligns with the public’s desired vision,” stated Mary Mitchell, Interim Emmet County Administrator. “The mission of the Emmet County Parks and Recreation Department is to provide fun, safe, innovative, programs, facilities and parks to enhance our already vibrant community. We know that parks and recreational programming improve the overall well-being of residents and we are looking for public comments about how they would utilize our programs and parks,” said Parks and Recreation Director. Please email Nancy Salar at nsalar@emmetcounty.org or call (231) 439-8996.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Emmet County is seeking applicants for the following position(s): Deputy Sheriff - Road Patrol Officer

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