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New walls and ceilings plus patching. Free estimates. No job too small. 30 years experience 734-854- 6474 5/15tfn

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LODGING

H.D. Ellis Inn Bed and Breakfast 415 W. Adrian St. Blissfield, MI. Call 517-486-3155. Are relatives, friends or business associates coming to visit? Need a home away from home for an extended stay? All rooms include private baths, TV, wifi and a full breakfast. 6/7tfn

HELP WANTED

Renaissance is hiring direct care staff to assist adults with developmental disabilities and mental illnesses. Interested applicants call Becky – 517-920-4447 ext. 1# 4/19tfn

15 positions – Temporary/seasonal work planting, cultivating, and harvesting vegetables, fruits and flowers on a diversified crop farm, from 3/15/2018 to 11/1/2018 at Witten’s Produce Patch, Inc., Lowell, OH in Washington county. This job requires a minimum of three months of prior experience working on a diversified crop farm Saturday work required. Must be able to lift/carry 60 lbs. $13.01/hr or current applicable AEWR or applicable piece rate depending on crop activity. Raise/bonus at employer discretion. Workers are guaranteed 3/4 of work hours of total period. Work tools, supplies, equipment supplied by employer without charge to worker. Housing with kitchen facilities provided at no cost to only those workers who are not reasonably able to return same day to their place of residence at time of recruitment. Transportation and subsistence expenses to work site will be paid to nonresident workers not later than upon completion of 50% of the job contract. Interviews required. Apply for this job at nearest State Workforce Agency in state in which this ad appears, or Northwest Michigan Works! Service Center, 1040 S. Winter St., Suite 1014, Adrian, MI 49221. Provide copy of this ad. OH Job Order #3556887. 2/14

7 positions – Temporary/seasonal work in a nursery, planting, cultivating, harvesting, grading, storing and shipping container grown horticultural products, from 3/6/2018 to 12/14/2018 at Woody Warehouse Nursery, Inc., Lizton, IN in Hendricks county. This job requires a minimum of three months of verifiable prior cultivation/harvest experience in nursery, fruit or vegetable production. Saturday work required. Must be able to lift/carry 90 lbs. Employer-paid post-hire drug testing is required after a worker has an accident at work. $12.93/hr or current applicable AEWR. Raise/bonus at employer discretion. Workers are guaranteed 3/4 of work hours of total period. Work tools, supplies, equipment supplied by employer without charge to worker. Housing with kitchen facilities provided at no cost to only those workers who are not reasonably able to return same day to their place of residence at time of recruitment. Transportation and subsistence expenses to work site will be paid to nonresident workers not later than upon completion of 50% of the job contract. Interviews required. Apply for this job at nearest State Workforce Agency in state in which this ad appears, or Northwest Michigan Works! Service Center, 1040 S. Winter St., Suite 1014, Adrian, MI 49221. Provide copy of this ad. IN Job Order #8973293. 2/14

NOTICE

VILLAGE OF DEERFIELD
COUNCIL MEETING
Feb. 5, 2018
The meeting of the Deerfield Village Council was called to order by President Todd Nighswander at 7:00pm.
Trustees Present: Nate O’Connor, Donna Holubik, Dave Rogers & Connie Sieler& Superintendant Conner. Absent: Kevin Eggleston, Mike Gilson
Guests: Rusty Willard, Nick Pulver- trustee for the United Methodist Church, Ron Cousino, Lenawee Co. Comm. For District 7 Bob Knoblauch
Minutes of the Regular meeting were read and approved.
Treasurer’s Report – Motion Sieler to approve treasurer’s report 2nd O’Connor Carried.
Special Meeting will be held Feb. 19, 2018 @ 7:00pm to review proposed budget. Proposed budget will be available on website for review Feb. 23, 2018. Public hearing will be March 5th @ 6:45pm for 2018/2019 budget review. Action will be taken at council meeting following public hearing.
Village Supt.’s Report – Josh Crots has received his F-4 water certificate. Information for screening project at sewer plant was presented. Motion Holubik to move forward with financing for the screening project. 2nd O’Connor Carried.
Police report – not available. Building Inspector Report – Deadline for 118 Carey St. repairs/safety issues will be given to Inspector.
Old Business – Motion O’Connor to purchase Lot 44 from the United Methodist Church for $500.00 2nd Holubik Carried. Motion Holubik for the Village to vacate the grass area connected to the back yard of 134 Raisin St. with property description being defined by the survey obtained by the property owner. 2nd O’Connor Carried.
New Business: Motion Holubik to give $100 to BD after prom. 2nd O’Connor – Yea’s. Holubik, Sieler, O’Connor & Nighswander. Nay Rogers Carried. Planning Comm. met -Officers will remain the same and requesting the same budget for the next year. Lenawee Co. Comm. Knoblauch shared the renovation on the Sheriff Dept. will be
starting in June. Prosecution work contracted with Village of Clinton and Adrian City will
cover the cost of the new prosecutor that is being hired. Animal control ordinance is being reviewed. There will be an open 4 yr. term trustee position on the ballot in Nov. Anyone interested in running in the election needs to file with Deerfield Township clerk before July 24, 2018 by 4:00pm.
Motion O’Connor to adjourn meeting @ 8:40 Second Sieler Carried.
Next Council meeting will be held on Mon. March 5, 2018 @ 7pm
Respectfully Submitted,
Denise Wylie (383)

NOTICE

Palmyra Township Board
Regular Meeting
-Synopsis-
February 8, 2018 Regular Meeting
Present: James Isley, Matt Koester, Steve Papenhagen, and Christine Whited
Absent: Perry Pooley
Time was allotted for public comment, and all reports received were approved as presented.
The January 11th Regular Meeting minutes were approved.
Communications: Items Discussed – Signing of Main Cemetery plat map; completion of road projects; BOR training; BOR meetings to be held March 6th, 12th, & 13th; PA0 700-8011-00 Sauter property; PA0 700-0840-00 VanNieuwenhze property; ZBA training; Solar meeting
Unfinished Business: Approval to appoint Angie Koester, Deborah Deserano, and Judy Marcus to serve on the Cemetery Commission; Approval to hold a hearing at the, April 10th regular meeting to address the Man-Nor Farms water rates; Township building ceiling was discussed; Cemetery grounds keeping contract was discussed
New Business: Travis Wonders has resigned from the PTFD; Crane Cemetery survey was discussed; Approval to adopt the “Resolution Regarding the Assessment & Collection of Property Transfer Affidavit Fees”; Approval to amend the Cemetery Commission annual meeting date from January to November; Approval to hold the Palmyra Township Annual Meeting on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.; 2018 budget was discussed; Approval to allow Palmyra Township residents to appeal their tax assessments by submitting a written request to the BOR ; Approval to require Chief Rohlan to obtain at least one more bid for a Blitzfire nozzle
Bill Payment: All bills were approved for payment as presented for the Township and PTFD.
Next Regular Meeting will be held March 8, 2018, 7:00 P.M. at the Palmyra Community Room.

Complete Minutes of these or any other Palmyra Township meeting may be obtained from Christine Whited, P.O. Box 97, Palmyra, MI 49268. Approved minutes can be viewed on our website at www.palmyratownship.net.
Respectfully Submitted,
Christine Whited, Clerk (296)

NOTICE

Blissfield Township
Board of Review
Public Notice
The Blissfield Township Board of Review will meet at: 120 S. Lane Street, Blissfield, MI 49228, on the following days:
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 9:00 a.m. –
organizational meeting
Monday, March 12, 2018 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
and 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Written appeals must be postmarked by Friday, March 9, 2018. Appealing to the Board of Review is necessary to protect your right to appeal to the Michigan Tax Tribunal.
As required by Public Act 188 of the Public Acts of 1975, the tentative ratio and estimated multipliers for the Township of Blissfield are hereby listed by class of property. The ratio and multiplier are subject to the actions of the Assessing Officer and the Board of Review and can be improved at their discretion. The tentative 2018 ratio and estimated multipliers are as follows:
Tentative Ratio Estimated Multiplier
Real Property Class:
Agricultural (101) 49.49 1.0103
Commercial (201) 48.80 1.0245
Industrial (301) 48.17 1.0379
Residential (401) 47.26 1.0579
Personal Property 50.00 1.0000

Al Navarro, Blissfield Township Supervisor

Published: February 14th, 21st, and 28th, 2018

NOTICE

Deerfield Township
Board of Review
Public Notice
The Deerfield Township Board of Review will meet at: 468 Carey Street, Deerfield, MI, 49238 on the following days:
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 7:00 p.m. –
organizational meeting
Monday, March 12, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
and 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 13, 2017 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Written appeals must be postmarked by Friday, March 9, 2018. Appealing to the Board of Review is necessary to protect your right to appeal to the Michigan Tax Tribunal.
As required by Public Act 188 of the Public Acts of 1975, the tentative ratio and estimated multipliers for the Township of Deerfield are hereby listed by class of property. The ratio and multiplier are subject to the actions of the Assessing Officer and the Board of Review and can be improved at their discretion. The tentative 2018 ratio and estimated multipliers are as follows:
Tentative Ratio Estimated Multiplier
Real Property Class:
Agricultural (101) 49.94 1.001
Commercial (201) 47.93 1.043
Industrial (301) 48.54 1.021
Residential (401) 49.03 1.019
Personal Property 50.00 1.000

Ron Cousino, Deerfield Township Supervisor

Published: February 14th, 21st, and 28th, 2018

NOTICE

Ogden Township
Board of Review
Public Notice
The Ogden Township Board of Review will meet at: 10128 Pence Highway, Blissfield, MI 49228, on the following days:
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 10:00 a.m. –
organizational meeting
Monday, March 12, 2018 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
and 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 13, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Written appeals must be postmarked by Friday, March 9, 2018. Appealing to the Board of Review is necessary to protect your right to appeal to the Michigan Tax Tribunal.
As required by Public Act 188 of the Public Acts of 1975, the tentative ratio and estimated multipliers for the Township of Ogden are hereby listed by class of property. The ratio and multiplier are subject to the actions of the Assessing Officer and the Board of Review and can be improved at their discretion. The tentative 2018 ratio and estimated multipliers are as follows:
Tentative Ratio Estimated Multiplier
Real Property Class:
Agricultural (101) 50.25 0.995
Commercial (201) 47.41 1.054
Industrial (301) 49.51 1.009
Residential (401) 49.52 0.913
Personal Property 50.00 1.009

Richard Marks, Ogden Township Supervisor

Published: February 14th, 21st, and 28th, 2018

NOTICE

Riga Township
Board of Review
Public Notice
The Riga Township Board of Review will meet at: 7817 Riga Highway, Riga, MI 49276, on the
following days:
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 11:00 a.m. –
organizational meeting
Monday, March 12, 2018 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
and 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Written appeals must be postmarked by Friday, March 9, 2018. Appealing to the Board of Review is necessary to protect your right to appeal to the Michigan Tax Tribunal.
As required by Public Act 188 of the Public Acts of 1975, the tentative ratio and estimated multipliers for the Township of Riga are hereby listed by class of property. The ratio and multiplier are subject to the actions of the Assessing Officer and the Board of Review and can be improved at their discretion. The tentative 2018 ratio and estimated multipliers are as follows:
Tentative Ratio Estimated Multiplier
Real Property Class:
Agricultural (101) 50.69 0.986
Commercial (201) 47.30 1.057
Industrial (301) 48.12 1.039
Residential (401) 47.27 1.057
Personal Property 50.00 1.000

Gary Kastel, Riga Township Supervisor

Published: February 14th, 21st, 28th, 2018

NOTICE

Palmyra Township
Board of Review
March 6, 2018 12 noon – adjournment
Organizational meeting
March 12, 2018 9am – 12 Noon
To hear citizens’ concerns
March 13, 2018 1pm – 4pm
6pm – 9pm
To hear citizens’ concerns

These meetings will be held at the Palmyra Township Community Building located at 4276 Rouget Rd., Palmyra, Michigan. Questions concerning these meetings or to request a “Hardship Exemption” or “Disabled Veteran’s” application, please contact township Supervisor James Isley at 517-486-3046 or by email at jisley@earthlink.net.

This notice is posted in compliance with the Open Meetings Act, Public Act 267 of 1976, as amended, MCL 41.72a (2) and (4), and with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

The Palmyra Township Board will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audio tapes of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities at the meeting or public hearing upon 3 days’ notice to the Palmyra Township Board.

Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Palmyra Township Board by writing or calling Supervisor James Isley at jisley@earthlink.net or by phone at 517-486-3046.

NOTICE

VILLAGE OF DEERFIELD
PUBLIC NOTICE
The Deerfield Village Council will be holding a Budget Hearing for the proposed 2018-2019 Village Budget on Monday, March 5, 2018 at the Municipal Building beginning at 6:45 p.m.

THE PROPERTY TAX MILLAGE RATE
PROPOSED TO BE LEVIED TO
SUPPORT THE PROPOSED BUDGET WILL BE A SUBJECT OF THIS HEARING.

Copies of the proposed budget are available for public inspection at the Municipal Building during business hours or on website deerfieldmichigan.gov beginning 2/23/18.

Denise Wylie Village Clerk
Posted: Feb.7, 2018 10:45 am

NOTICE

Village of Blissfield
Public Notice
Please take notice that Monday, March 5, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Village Council chambers, 130 S. Lane Street, Blissfield, Michigan, is designated as the time and place for the consideration of a request by Tri-County Historical Museum, Inc., regarding the property located at 440 E. Jefferson Street, to rezone the I-1Industrial District portion of the property to C-3 General Commercial District.
All persons wishing to speak for or against the granting of said rezoning are invited to appear. Written comments will be received at the Blissfield Village Office, 130 S. Lane St., P.O. Box 129, Blissfield, Michigan 49228, until 4:00 p.m. on March 5, 2018.
Village of Blissfield
PLANNING COMMISSION

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