EMMET COUNTY NEWS

EMGOride.org Provides Details on County’s Transit Service

People living and working in Emmet County now have a new transportation option. EMGO, the county’s new public bus transit, began service Jan. 2, offering pick-ups to help people get to work, school, appointments and shopping. A website is now available at www.EMGOride.org… Read More

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Emmet County is seeking applicants for the following position(s): DPW SUPERINTENDENT | PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR | HUMAN RESOURCES COORDINATOR | INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIRECTOR

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR BAY BLUFFS – EMMET COUNTY MEDICAL CARE FACILITY FLOORING REPLACEMENT SERVICES

RFP# EC-02-2019-20: Emmet County Bay Bluff Medical Care Facility – is seeking proposals from a qualified contractor for the replacement of flooring. Bay Bluffs Medical Care Facility seeks a contractor that will provide a single source responsibility for all entailed work, which will include removal and proper disposal of existing flooring, moving furniture, shelving, office equipment and related materials. The contractor will complete all finish work such as trim, doorways. MANDATORY WALK-THROUGH INSPECTION: Proposals will only be accepted from firms/individuals in attendance at the meeting: February 27, 2019 @ 3:00 PM EST

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL CAMP PET-O-SEGA PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE REPLACEMENTS

RFP# EC-02-2019-8: The County of Emmet is requesting professional engineering proposals for the replacement of two pedestrian bridges crossing Cedar Creek within Camp Pet-O-Sega with comparable post supported bridges that meet current state requirements. See the location map and attached photo for the location of the two bridges. Emmet County has received a grant in the amount of $127,100 for construction and $18,900 for engineering services. Interested Engineering firms are to be familiar with meeting MDNR Grant requirements, show that they have designed pedestrian bridges, and have experience working with MDEQ in obtaining permitting for pedestrian bridges. The deadline for receipt is Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 3:00 PM EST.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS EMMET COUNTY WEBSITE REDESIGN & DEVELOPMENT

RFP#02-2019-22: The County of Emmet is seeking proposals for the redesign and reformat of its website. The goal for the website includes, but is not limited to: Improving communications between the county and its constituents, Promoting community and economic development, Supporting special events within the community, Enhancing the county’s image and identity, Delivering e-government services, 24-hour access to county information, forms, and make inquiries to minimize phone calls, in-person visits and outgoing mail that would otherwise occur. The deadline for receipt is Friday, March 15, 2019, 3:00 PM EST

ANNUAL EMMET COUNTY STUDENT HISTORICAL ESSAY CONTEST AWARDS CASH PRIZES

The Emmet County Historical Commission is holding its annual essay contest for any third or fourth grade student in Emmet County, including home-schooled children. First place winner will be awarded $100 with second place winning $50. The teacher of the winning student also receives a $50 stipend to use for classroom supplies.

INVITATION FOR POTENTIAL COMMITTEE AND BOARD MEMBERS

Current Open Position(s): Brownfield Redevelopment Authority, Construction Resource Committee (1 opening Plumbing Contractor), Regional Prosperity Board (2 openings), Planning Commission (1 opening immediately that must be a member of a public school board or an administrative employee of a school district), Road Commission.   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.

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