EMMET COUNTY NEWS

Emmet County’s Calabrese, Wallin, Fenton to Speak at NCMC

Emmet County Administrator John Calabrese will kick off the winter luncheon lecture series at North Central Michigan College Friday, Jan. 18. Calabrese is scheduled to speak about EMGO, the county’s new public transit service that is providing three buses to transport… Read More

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO FILL BOARD OF BROWNFIELD REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

Emmet County Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (ECBRA) is looking to fill at least two openings on its board as soon as possible to avoid delays of its work due to lack of a quorum. ECBRA meets on the second Thursday each month at 11 a.m. in the office of Planning and Zoning. Members include Tammy Doernenburg, Planning and Zoning Director, two county commissioners and six members of the community. A position on the ECBRA board does not include a stipend as all members serve on a voluntary basis. The efforts, however, of the ECBRA board have a measurable impact on the community.

2019 Snowmobile Safety Course

Emmet County Sheriff’s Office is offering courses on snowmobile safety at no charge to the public. The course is being held Saturday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Feb. 9.

SHERIFF WALLIN NAMED PRESIDENT OF STATE ASSOCIATION

The Michigan Sheriff’s Association has elected Emmet County Sheriff Pete Wallin as its new president for 2019 following several years of service on the MSA board of directors. Read more

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.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Emmet County is seeking applicants for the following position(s): DPW Superintendent

INVITATION FOR POTENTIAL COMMITTEE AND BOARD MEMBERS

Current Open Position(s): Brownfield Redevelopment Authority, Construction Resource Committee (1 openings 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 (1 opening 1/1/19) 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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