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3/25/15

FOR RENT

2 BEDROOM HOUSE includes: stove, refrigerator, washer & dryer. $750/month, including utilities. Call Art at 517-486-2221. 2/25tfn

SPACIOUS TWO Bedroom Apt. In a dedicated quiet building located in the village limits. First and second floor apartments available, central air, balconies available, no smoking/no pets, in house laundry, newly painted, paved maintained off street parking. Stove and refrigerator included. $500.00 per month with water. Contact Ron at 438-6730. 1/12tfn

WHY RENT WHEN YOU can own just as cheaply? Call Binns Realty to find out how. 517-486-3121 or 517-605-0460 8/27tfn 2002

FOR SALE

PRICED TO SELL! Only $35,000 for this Blissfield home on large lot with many trees! House needs a complete renovation, make it your summer project! 3 bedrooms, an enclosed porch, basement, and a 2 car garage! Call to schedule an appointment! Germaine Binns 517-605-0460. Binns Realty, Inc. 101 E. Adrian St. Blissfield, MI. 49228

HARLEY DAVIDSON Heratage 20k miles. Black. Lots of chrome. Call 517-486-3991 or 517-605-7389. 3/15tfn

COMPUTER DESK $15. Golden Oak color. Armoire style with doors 517-486-2635. 9/3tfn

CENTRAL BOILER OUTDOOR WOOD FURNACE. Safe, Clean, Efficient, WOOD HEAT. 25 year warranty available. Midwest Outdoor Furnace 734-755-2005. 4/1

HELP WANTED

RHINO CONSTRUCTION is hiring experienced carpenters and subcontractors for steel buildings, windows, roofing and siding. 517-592-8918. www.rhino-constructioninc.net, ask for Steve. 4/1

AGENCY HIRING FULL TIME P&C AGENT/CSR. Please send resume to Box A in Care of: The Advance, 121 Newspaper St., Blissfield, MI 49228. 2/18tfn

GREAT CAREER! Flexibility, fun, challenge and success are goals for many job-seekers today. The Advance has a part-time advertising account executive position that offers all of the above and more. If you are an energetic, organized, “people person” with creativity, ideas, a vehicle and 18 hours you would like to spend meeting people and making money each week on a schedule that works for you, this job may be for you. Base wage plus commission on all you sell. Please send resume to advance@cass.net. 10/1tfn 2/25

SERVICES

BARN REPAIR, foundations, roofs, painting. Schmidt Construction. 419-467-7620. 5/27

HAULING & TREE SERVICE, sand, gravel, mulch. Schmidt Construction. 419-467-7620. 5/27

GRASS CUTTERS, LLC. Call us for all your lawn care needs. 734-279-1277. 4/8

DAVE BECKER PLATERING New walls and ceilings plus patching. Free estimates. No job too small. 20 years experience 734-854- 6474. 3/15tfn

A. FREER CONSTRUCTION Roofing, siding, decks. 517-605-7866. 4/2tfn Affordable Motorcycle repair, ATV, dirt bike, small engine repair. 20 years Harley Davidson experience. Call Bob Stahl 517-486-4818. Check us out on Facebook! 2/9tfn 2/25

PUBLIC NOTICE

BLISSFIELD TOWNSHIP BOARD MEETING

MARCH 10, 2015

Meeting called to order by Supervisor, Navarro at 7:00 p.m.

Members present: Cranor. Absent: Gilson-Pitts, Baldwin, Ruhl Meeting was adjourned by Navarro at 7:10 p.m. for lack of a quorum.

Respectfully Submitted, Nancy Cranor, Clerk Adolio Q. Navarro, Jr., Supervisor (47)

PUBLIC NOTICE

VILLAGE OF BLISSFIELD OFFICIAL COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS

A regular council meeting was called to order by the President, A. Ray Jones, on March 9, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

Trustees Present: President A. Ray Jones, George Brown, Mark Burgermeister, Michael Gunter, Randy Kelley, Bob Valdez, Arthur Weeber.

Trustees Absent: None.

A motion by Trustee Burgermeister and seconded by Trustee Brown and unanimously approved by the council to approve the minutes of the February 23, 2015 meeting, as presented.

A resolution by Trustee Weeber and seconded by Trustee Kelley and unanimously approved by the council to approve a contract with BioTech Agronomics, Inc. for the wastewater treatment plant’s biosolids transportation, per the February 10, 2015 Request for Quotes and BioTech Agronomic’s March 4, 2015 quote, including their quoted price of $0.0374 per gallon hauled.

A resolution by Trustee Valdez and seconded by Trustee Burgermeister and unanimously approved by the council to authorize the purchase of a Millipore Model XX631K000 dry bath incubator, from NCL Labs for their quoted price of $1,885.00.

A resolution by Trustee Weeber and seconded by Trustee Burgermeister that the Village of Blissfield supports State Proposal 1 for Safer Roads on the May 5, 2015 ballot to provide the funding needed to finally fix our roads for the long term; and that the Village of Blissfield knows the 1-percent increase in the sales tax will benefit local communities and help ensure drivers’ safety on the roads; and that the Village of Blissfield formally supports Safe Roads Yes! because if it passes, every penny we pay at the pump in state gas taxes is guaranteed in the constitution to go to transportation.

Voting Yes: Jones, Weeber.

Voting No: Brown, Burgermeister, Gunter, Kelley, Valdez.

The resolution was not approved.

A resolution by Trustee Gunter and seconded by Trustee Kelley and unanimously approved by the council to authorize payment of the following bills and electronic transactions: General Fund $21,213.53 Major Street Fund $133.22 Local Street Fund $60.72 Municipal Street Fund $2,386.36 Utility Fund $455,492.34 Motor Vehicle Fund $13,327.91 Payroll Fund $119,671.85 Downtown Development Authority $5,572.37 Building Inspection Fund $792.23 Recreation Fund $238.51 Library Fund $3,509.43 Garbage Fund $21,429.40 Capital Projects Fund $69,432.94 DDA Debt Fund $67,307.50 Franklin Street Debt Fund $147,785.00

A motion by Trustee Gunter and seconded by Trustee Kelley and unanimously approved by the council to adjourn the meeting at 7:54 p.m.

Laura Neuman, Clerk A. Ray Jones, President (410)

PUBLIC NOTICE

PALMYRA TOWNSHIP BOARD REGULAR MEETING

March 12th -Synopsis-

Present: James Isley, Angela Koester, Dale Terry, Steve Papenhagen and Perry Pooley

Absent: None

Minutes Reviewed: February 12th Regular Meeting and February 26th Special Meeting minutes were approved.

Public Comment: Time was allotted for public input. Reports: All reports received were approved as submitted.

Communications: Items discussed: Property tax collection and annual meeting of the electors.

Unfinished Business: Items discussed: Board of Review appointments, Zoning Administrator/Building Inspector appointment, Palmyra Township Cemetery Ordinance review, Zoning Ordinance review and Groundskeeper and Sexton hiring details

New Business: Items discussed: PTFD employment applications and resignation, Palmyra Township insurance renewal, April Regular meeting date changed to April 2, 2015 at 7:00 pm, accounting measures and PTFD EMT continued education training.

Bill Payment: All bills were paid as presented.

Respectfully submitted, Angela Koester, Clerk (136)

PUBLIC NOTICE

PALMYRA TOWNSHIP BOARD ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ELECTORS.

March 16th – Synopsis-

Present: James Isley, Angela Koester, Dale Terry, Perry Pooley, Steve Papenhagen and Chris Whited Public Comment: Time was allotted for public comment. New Business: Items discussed: 2015-2016 Budget overview, Elected officials salaries, Township roads, PT Fire Dept and Planning Commission annual report. Respectfully submitted, Angela Koester, Clerk (58)

PUBLIC NOTICE

PALMYRA TOWNSHIP BOARD SPECIAL MEETING

March 16th -Synopsis-

Present: James Isley, Angela Koester, Dale Terry, Steve Papenhagen and Perry Pooley

Absent: None

Public Comment: Time was allotted for public input.

Unfinished Business: Items discussed: Cemeteries and cemetery policy. Complete Minutes of these or any other Palmyra Township meeting may be obtained from Clerk Angela Koester, P.O. Box 97, Palmyra, MI 49268. Approved minutes can be view on our website at www.palmyratownship.net. Next regular meeting: April 2, 2015.

Respectfully submitted, Angela Koester, Clerk (82)

PUBLIC NOTICE

PALMYRA TOWNSHIP SPECIAL BOARD MEETING

March 19, 2015

Meeting called to order at 7:12 pm by Supervisor James Isley at the Palmyra Community Room.

Members present: James Isley, Dale Terry and Angela Koester

Members absent: Steve Papenhagen and Perry Pooley

Audience in attendance: Brad Heinenman Motion Koester, support Terry to approve agenda as presented.

Motion carried

Public Comment: Time was allotted with no public comment made

Communications: None

New Business: Accounting Procedure: Motion Isley, support Terry to close the Cemetery Checking account and transfer those funds into the General Checking account. Treasurer Terry shall complete this transfer. Motion carried

Motion Koester, support Terry to adjourn at 8:15 pm. Motion carried

(110)

PUBLIC NOTICE

BLISSFIELD TOWNSHIP

A Budget Hearing will be held March 31, 2015, 7:00 p.m. at the Blissfield Township Hall, 120 S. Lane Street, Blissfield, MI

“The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of this hearing.”

Nancy Cranor, Blissfield Township Clerk

PUBLIC NOTICE

BLISSFIELD TOWNSHIP CEMETERY CLEAN UP All decorations must be removed by April 1, 2015. Icluded are ground decorations and all holiday decorations on the monuments. Decorations may be placed again starting April 15, 2015 Nancy Cranor, Blissfield Township Clerk

PUBLIC NOTICE

OGDEN TOWNSHIP CEMETERY NOTICE OF SPRING CLEAN UP All winter decorations must be removed by April 1st. Items not removed will be discarded by the groundskeeper. Alice Clark, Ogden Township Clerk

PUBLIC NOTICE

RIGA TOWNSHIP CEMETERY NOTICE OF SPRING CLEANUP All winter decorations must be removed by April 1st. Items not removed will be discarded by the groundskeeper. Katy Gust, Clerk

3/18/15

FOR SALE

2 BEDROOM UPPER APT. Includes utilities, stove, refrigerator, washer, dryer. $600/month. Call Art at 517-486-2221. 1/21tfn

2 BEDROOM HOUSE includes: stove, refrigerator, washer & dryer. $750/month, including utilities. Call Art at 517-486-2221. 2/25tfn

SPACIOUS TWO Bedroom Apt. In a dedicated quiet building located in the village limits. First and second floor apartments available, central air, balconies available, no smoking/no pets, in house laundry, newly painted, paved maintained off street parking. Stove and refrigerator included. $500.00 per month with water. Contact Ron at 438-6730. 1/12tfn

WHY RENT WHEN YOU can own just as cheaply? Call Binns Realty to find out how. 517-486-3121 or 517-605-0460 8/27tfn

FOR RENT

2002 HARLEY DAVIDSON Heratage 20k miles. Black. Lots of chrome. Call 517-486-3991 or 517-605-7389. 3/15tfn

1964 INTERNATIONAL Scout – Sealed bid by April 6, with bid sheet. Please visit fairfieldtownship.net or call 517-436-6400 for more information. 3/18

SINGLE WIDE MOBILE Home For Sale – Lot 154 Coach Light Estates. 2 Bed, 1 bath. All appliances included. New paint & new carpet throughout. $6,000.00. Call or text Patrice at 517-902-6270 3/18

COMPUTER DESK $15. Golden Oak color. Armoire style with doors 517-486-2635. 9/3tfn

CENTRAL BOILER OUTDOOR WOOD FURNACE. Safe, Clean, Efficient, WOOD HEAT. 25 year warranty available. Midwest Outdoor Furnace 734-755-2005. 4/1

HELP WANTED

Agency hiring full time P&C agent/CSR. Please send resume to Box A in Care of: The Advance, 121 Newspaper St., Blissfield, MI 49228. 2/18tfn GREAT CAREER! Flexibility, fun, challenge and success are goals for many job-seekers today. The Advance has a part-time advertising account executive position that offers all of the above and more. If you are an energetic, organized, “people person” with creativity, ideas, a vehicle and 18 hours you would like to spend meeting people and making money each week on a schedule that works for you, this job may be for you. Base wage plus commission on all you sell. Please send resume to advance@cass.net. 10/1tfn 2/25

Help Wanted Lifeguards Village of Blissfield, MI. 2015 season. Lifeguards responsible for lifeguard and pool/bathhouse maintenance duties at 150,000 gallon municipal outdoor swimming pool. Lifeguard, first aid, and CPR certification required to begin work. Experience helpful. Applicants should call the Blissfield Village Office, at (517) 486-4347, or pick up applications at the Village Office, 130 S. Lane St., in Blissfield. Equal Opportunity Employer.

SERVICES

GRASS CUTTERS, LLC. Call us for all your lawn care needs. 734-279-1277. 4/8

Dave Becker Plastering. New walls and ceilings plus patching. Free estimates. No job too small. 20 years experience 734-854- 6474. 3/15tfn

A. FREER CONSTRUCTION Roofing, siding, decks. 517-605-7866. 4/2tfn

Affordable Motorcycle repair, ATV, dirt bike, small engine repair. 20 years Harley Davidson experience. Call Bob Stahl 517-486-4818. Check us out on Facebook! 2/9tfn

PUBLIC NOTICE

Riga Township Public Hearing and Special Meetings 1) The Riga Township Board will be holding a special meeting at 6:00 p.m. on March 17, 2015 at the Riga Township Municipal Building to discuss the fire contract with Ogden Township. They will then move over to Ogden Township Municipal Building to hold a special meeting with the Ogden Township Board to discuss the fire contract at 7:00 p.m. 2) The Riga Township Board will hold a public hearing in regards to all budgets for the 2014/2015 fiscal year at Riga Township Municipal Building on March 24, 2015 prior to settlement day. *The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of this hearing. A copy of the budget is available for public inspection at the Riga Township Municipal Building. The board will also hold a special meeting to discuss grounds maintenance and any other topic that needs discussed. Don’t Forget March 30, 2015 at 7:00 pm the Riga Township Board will be holding their Annual Meeting at the Riga Township Municipal Building. Please contact clerk Katy Gust at 734-347-4109 with any questions or concerns.

PUBLIC NOTICE

VILLAGE OF DEERFIELD REGULAR MEETING March 9, 2015 The rescheduled meeting of the Deerfield Village Council was called to order by President Todd Nighswander at 7:00 p.m. Trustees Present: Karla Bocskay, Kevin Eggleston, Dave Rogers , Connie Sieler, Mike Gilson. Absent Donna Holubik Present: Village Superintendent Rodney Conner Minutes of the Regular meeting and special meeting were read & approved with correction of adding the following motion made at the Feb. 2, 2015 meeting: Motion Holubik to donate $100 to BD After Prom Second Gilson – Yeas Karla Bocskay, Kevin Eggleston, Dave Rogers, Connie Sieler, Mike Gilson Donna Holubik Abstained from voting Nighswander -Carried. Treasurer’s Report –. Motion Gilson to approve treasurer’s report. Second Sieler – Carried. Motion Eggleston to add a $20/per quarter/household billed debit retirement service fee to utility billings beginning April 1, 2015. Second Gilson – Carried. Motion Sieler to adopt 2015/2016 budget. Second Nighswander – Carried. Bldg. Insp. Report – Clerk will obtain additional information from building inspector and action will be taken at April meeting. Police Report – reviewed Planning Commission – Motion Bocskay to adopt Park Ord. #15 as recommended by planning commission. Second Gilson – Carried. Old Business: Update: web page should be constructed by April. New Business: Overtime for Feb. Reviewed. Village is accepting bids to mow properties that are in violation of Village ordinance as needed. Bids need to be dropped off at office or mailed to Box 277 by March 27th. Motion Gilson to sponsor a hole at the BD Athletic Boosters golf scramble for $50.00 Second Eggleston – Carried. Motion Bocskay to adopt resolution to grant Todd Nighswander Village President and Denise Wylie Village Clerk authority to do and take all action necessary & appropriate in connection with the annuity contracts maintained by MassMutual. Second Nighswander – Carried. There will only be a fall clean up this year. Motion Gilson to adjourn meeting @ 8:15 Second Sieler. Carried. April Meeting will be held on April 14, 2015 @ 7pm Respectfully Submitted, Denise Wylie, Village Clerk (329)

PUBLIC NOTICE

VILLAGE OF DEERFIELD Ordinance No. 15 Village Park AN ORDINANCE TO PROVIDE FOR THE USE, PROTECTION, REGULATION AND CONTROL OF THE PUBLIC PARK AND PARK FACILITIES AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE ADOPTION OF SUPPLEMENTARY RULES AND REGULATIONS AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED TO THE USE OF AND CONDUCT ON PARK PROPERTY. THE VILLAGE OF DEERFIELD, LENAWEE COUNTY, MICHIGAN ORDAINS: Section 1. Public Use and Hours General public may use areas within the public park in the Village of Deerfield on a first come first serve basis. 1.1 No person shall remain upon property after dusk or prior to dawn. 1.2 A key for the restroom is available for a $25.00 refundable deposit. Section 2. Protection of property Destruction of buildings and park equipment shall be prohibited. Section 3. Personal Conduct No individual, group or gathering of individuals, shall on Village park property: 3.1 Carry or consume any intoxicating beverage 3.2 Sell, use or have in his possession any illegal substances 3.3 Engage in overnight lodging or sleeping on the grounds in any manner. 3.4 Operate a motor-driven vehicle of any kind or nature upon park property or operate carelessly or negligently in the designated parking area. 3.5 Peddle or Solicit business of any nature 3.6 Fire, discharge or have in his or her possession fireworks or any substance of an explosive nature. 3.7 Discard or deposit refuse of any kind in or upon the property of the park except by placing said refuse in containers provided for such purpose. 3.8 Shall build a fire except within the confines of a grill and the fire shall not be left unattended. All fires shall be extinguished upon leaving the immediate vicinity. 3.9 Bring their dogs or cats on the property unleashed or allow excrements to be left in the park except in trash receptacles. Section 4. Nuisance Per Se Any violation of this ordinance is deemed to be a nuisance per se. Section 5. Enforcement and Penalties 5.1 Any person violating any provision of this Ordinance shall be deemed responsible for a civil infraction. Penalties may be imposed as set forth in Ordinance 20, as amended, the Village of Deerfield Municipal Civil Infractions Ordinance. 5.2 In addition to pursuing a municipal civil infraction proceeding pursuant to subsection 5.1 hereof, the Village may also initiate an appropriate action in a court of competent jurisdiction seeking injunctive, declaratory, or other equitable relief to enforce or interpret this Ordinance or any provision of the Ordinance. 5.3 All remedies available to the Village under this Ordinance and Michigan law shall be deemed to be cumulative and not exclusive. 5.4 Any person, firm or entity that assists with or enables the violation of this Ordinance shall be responsible for aiding and abetting, and shall be considered to have violated the provision of this Ordinance involved for which such aiding and abetting occurred. Furthermore, any attempt to violate this Ordinance shall be deemed a violation of the provision of this Ordinance involved as if the violation had been successful or completed. Section 6. Effective Date This Ordinance shall take effect on the date of its publication. The Village Clerk shall publish this Ordinance in the manner prescribed by law. Yeas: Bocskay, Eggleston, Rogers, Sieler, Gilson, Nighswander Nays: Ordinance declared adopted on: March 9, 2015 Todd Nighswander Deerfield Village President Certification of Adoption I hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of an Ordinance adopted by the Village of Deerfield at a regular meeting held on the 9th day of March 2015 Denise Wylie, Deerfield Village Clerk I, Denise Wylie, Clerk of the Village of Deerfield, hereby certify that the above Ordinance was published in the Blissfield Advance, a newspaper circulated in the Village of Deerfield on March 18, 2015. Denise Wylie Deerfield Village Clerk (624) Riga Township Regular Meeting Motions March 9, 2015 Goetz motioned to approve the February 9, 2015 regular meeting minutes as corrected, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Goetz motioned to increase the 2014/2015 General Fund Municipal Building expenditures to $24,000.00 and decrease the Reserve and Contingency to $15,000.00, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Goetz motioned to accept the treasurer’s report as presented, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Goetz motioned to approve all depository funds in any Michigan federally insured depository bank during the 2015/2016 fiscal year, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Goetz motioned to set all Riga Township regular board meeting dates for the 2015/2016 fiscal year the second Monday of every month. Motion carried. Gust motioned to accept the resignation of Robert Knoblauch as the Riga Township Assessor starting March 31, 2015, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Goetz motioned to approve the purchase of four copies of “Authorities & Responsibilities of Michigan Township Officials, Boards and Commissions” and “Township Guide to Planning and Zoning” for the planning commission officials, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Goetz motioned to approve the repair of the Jipson Road meter at the estimated cost of $3,042.87, replace the meter located by MAC in the amount of $4,449.49, and install an alarm system on both meters, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Motion carried. Goetz motioned to pay the Toledo Door and Window bill in the amount of $777.50 for the repair of the buildings overhead door out of the general fund municipal building repairs and maintenance, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Goetz motioned to increase traditional burial fees from $400.00 to $425.00, and the cemetery sextons pay for traditional burials from $300.00 to $325.00 effective April 1, 2015, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Goetz motioned to approve the paying of bills, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Gust motioned to adjourn the meeting, Dusseau supported. Motion carried. Katy Gust, Riga Clerk

3/11/15

FOR RENT

2 BEDROOM UPPER APT. Includes utilities, stove, refrigerator, washer, dryer. $600/month. Call Art at 517-486-2221. 1/21tfn

2 BEDROOM HOUSE includes: stove, refrigerator, washer & dryer. $750/month, including utilities. Call Art at 517-486-2221. 2/25tfn

SPACIOUS TWO Bedroom Apt. In a dedicated quiet building located in the village limits. First and second floor apartments available, central air, balconies available, no smoking/no pets, in house laundry, newly painted, paved maintained off street parking. Stove and refrigerator included. $500.00 per month with water. Contact Ron at 438-6730. 1/12tfn

WHY RENT WHEN YOU can own just as cheaply? Call Binns Realty to find out how. 517-486-3121 or 517-605-0460 8/27tfn

FOR SALE

1964 INTERNATIONAL Scout – Sealed bid by April 6, with bid sheet. Please visit fairfieldtownship.net or call 517-436-6400 for more information. 3/18

SINGLE WIDE MOBILE Home For Sale – Lot 154 Coach Light Estates. 2 Bed, 1 bath. All appliances included. New paint & new carpet throughout. $6,000.00. Call or text Patrice at 517-902-6270. 3/18

COMPUTER DESK $15. Golden Oak color. Armoire style with doors 517-486-2635. 9/3tfn

CENTRAL BOILER E-Classic OUTDOOR WOOD FURNACES. Heat your entire home and hot water. EPZ Qualified. Call today about limited time, money-saving offers! Midwest Outdoor Furnace 734-755-2005. 3/11

GARAGE SALE

INDOOR YARD SALE, Saturday, March 14. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lenawee County Fairgrounds. 602 Dean St. Free Admission. Three buildings full. 3/11

HELP WANTED

Agency hiring full time P&C agent/CSR. Please send resume to Box A in Care of: The Advance, 121 Newspaper St., Blissfield, MI 49228. 2/18tfn

GREAT CAREER! Flexibility, fun, challenge and success are goals for many job-seekers today. The Advance has a part-time advertising account executive position that offers all of the above and more. If you are an energetic, organized, “people person” with creativity, ideas, a vehicle and 18 hours you would like to spend meeting people and making money each week on a schedule that works for you, this job may be for you. Base wage plus commission on all you sell. Please send resume to advance@cass.net. 10/1tfn

32 positions - Temporary/seasonal work on a diversified produce farm operating 50+ HP tractors and planters, handling both manual and machine tasks associated with commodity production and harvest activities, from 3/16/2015 to 12/31/2015 at The Chef’s Garden, Inc., Erie Co., OH. This job requires a minimum of three months (480 hours) of prior experience working on a diversified produce farm operating 50+ HP tractors and planters. Saturday work required. Must be able to lift/carry 60 lbs. No smoking or tobacco use of any kind is permitted. Post-hire employer-paid drug testing required. $11.61/hr or current applicable AEWR. Raise/bonus at employer discretion. Workers are guaranteed ¾ 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 Street, Suite 1014, Adrian, MI 49221. Provide copy of this ad. OH Job Order #2897868. 3/11 2/25

TRUCK DRIVERS-OTR/CLASS A CDL Ashley Distribution Services in Luckey, OH seeks: •TRUCKLOAD DRIVERS (No Touch) Earning potential avg. $64,000 year •Home Weekly •Paid Vacation •Full Benefit Package Class A CDL & at least 1 year current OTR exp. Clean MVR/PSP Reports. Call 1-800-837-2241 8AM to 4PM CST for info & app or email: jobs@ashleydistributionservices.com or www.ashleydistributionservices.com to apply under jobs.

Help Wanted Village of Blissfield Seasonal Grounds Maintenance Village of Blissfield, MI. Positions will be responsible for various grounds maintenance tasks on Village property during the 2015 spring/summer/fall season. Experience not required, but helpful. Applicants should call the Blissfield Village Office, at (517) 486-4347, or pick up an application at the Village Office, 130 S. Lane St., in Blissfield. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Help Wanted Lifeguards Village of Blissfield, MI. 2015 season. Lifeguards responsible for lifeguard and pool/bathhouse maintenance duties at 150,000 gallon municipal outdoor swimming pool. Lifeguard, first aid, and CPR certification required to begin work. Experience helpful. Applicants should call the Blissfield Village Office, at (517) 486-4347, or pick up applications at the Village Office, 130 S. Lane St., in Blissfield. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Grounds Keeper and/or Sexton The Palmyra Township Board is seeking licensed and insured individual(s) to perform the duties of “Grounds Keeper” and/or “Sexton” in Palmyra Township. For a comprehensive description of duties for either position, please contact Supervisor James Isley by email at jisley@earthlink.net or by phone at 517-486-3046. The Palmyra Township Board reserves the right to reject any/all bids.

SERVICES

Dave Becker Plastering. New walls and ceilings plus patching. Free estimates. No job too small. 20 years experience 734-854- 6474. 3/15tfn

A. FREER CONSTRUCTION Roofing, siding, decks. 517-605-7866. 4/2tfn

Affordable Motorcycle repair, ATV, dirt bike, small engine repair. 20 years Harley Davidson experience. Call Bob Stahl 517-486-4818. Check us out on Facebook! 2/9tfn

PUBLIC NOTICE

RIGA TOWNSHIP SETTLEMENT DAY, ANNUAL MEETING AND BUDGET HEARING The Riga Township Board will hold their settlement day on March 24, 2014 at the Riga Township Municipal Building at 9:00 am. The Riga Township Board will hold their Annual Meeting March 30, 2015 at the Riga Township Municipal Building at 7:00 pm. The Riga Township Board will hold their public hearing on the proposed township budget for fiscal year 2015/2016 at Riga Township Municipal Building on March 30, 2015 following the Annual Meeting.*The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of this hearing. A copy of the budget is available for public inspection at the Riga Township Municipal Building.

PUBLIC NOTICE

Village of Blissfield Official Council Proceedings A regular council meeting was called to order by the President, A. Ray Jones, on February 23, 2015 7:00 p.m. Trustees Present: President A. Ray Jones, George Brown, Mark Burgermeister, Michael Gunter, Randy Kelley, Bob Valdez, Arthur Weeber. Trustees Absent: None. A motion by Trustee Burgermeister and seconded by Trustee Brown and unanimously approved by the council to approve the minutes of the February 9, 2015 meeting, as presented. A resolution by Trustee Valdez and seconded by Trustee Kelley and unanimously approved by the council to proclaim that Receptionist/Office Assistant/ Zoning Administrator Holly Koester has successfully completed her probation period and is officially a regular, full-time employee of the Village, and that her hourly wage increase to $18.50 (according to the Village’s wage scale), all effective February 7, 2015. A resolution by Trustee Gunter and seconded by Trustee Brown and unanimously approved by the council to authorize the purchase of a Heratherm 6.85CF, 120v incubator, from Jade Scientific for their quoted price of $2,400.00. A motion by Trustee Kelley and seconded by Trustee Burgermeister and unanimously approved by the council to adjourn into closed session at the conclusion of regular business to discuss pending litigation. President Jones adjourned the meeting into closed session at 7:35 p.m. President Jones reconvened the regular meeting at 7:44 p.m. A motion by Trustee Gunter and seconded by Trustee Burgermeister and unanimously approved by the council to immediately adjourn the meeting at 7:44 p.m. Laura Neuman, Clerk A. Ray Jones, President (252)

3/4/15

FOR RENT

2 BEDROOM UPPER APT. Includes utilities, stove, refrigerator, washer, dryer. $600/month. Call Art at 517-486-2221. 1/21tfn

2 BEDROOM HOUSE includes: stove, refrigerator, washer & dryer. $750/month, including utilities. Call Art at 517-486-2221. 2/25tfn

2 BEDROOM APT. Very clean quiet living in non smoking, no pet building. Efficient, newer furnace and c/air. Kitchen appliances, in house laundry, private parking. Very well maintained grounds and building. $595/mo. Includes water. Broker 517-403-3309. 1/14tfn

SPACIOUS TWO Bedroom Apt. In a dedicated quiet building located in the village limits. First and second floor apartments available, central air, balconies available, no smoking/no pets, in house laundry, newly painted, paved maintained off street parking. Stove and refrigerator included. $500.00 per month with water. Contact Ron at 438-6730. 1/12tfn

WHY RENT WHEN YOU can own just as cheaply? Call Binns Realty to find out how. 517-486-3121 or 517-605-0460 8/27tfn

ESTATE SALE

ESTATE OF Elizabeth Stutzman, 4598 Iffland Rd., March 5, 6 & 7. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Refrigerator, couch, recliners, 3-bedroom sets, Craftmatic bed, safe, table & chairs, buffet, glassware, jewelry, tools, lots of old toys, Swarovski Crystals, 2 cedar chests, trunks, linen, ladders & more. 3/4

FOR SALE

SINGLE WIDE MOBILE Home For Sale – Lot 154 Coach Light Estates. 2 Bed, 1 bath. All appliances included. New paint & new carpet throughout. $6,000.00. Call or text Patrice at 517-902-6270. 3/18

COMPUTER DESK $15. Golden Oak color. Armoire style with doors 517-486-2635. 9/3tfn

CENTRAL BOILER E-Classic OUTDOOR WOOD FURNACES. Heat your entire home and hot water. EPZ Qualified. Call today about limited time, money-saving offers! Midwest Outdoor Furnace 734-755-2005. 3/11

GARAGE SALE

INDOOR YARD SALE, Saturday, March 14. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lenawee County Fairgrounds. 602 Dean St. Free Admission. Three buildings full. 3/11

HELP WANTED

Grounds Keeper and/or Sexton The Palmyra Township Board is seeking licensed and insured individual(s) to perform the duties of “Grounds Keeper” and/or “Sexton” in Palmyra Township. For a comprehensive description of duties for either position, please contact Supervisor James Isley by email at jisley@earthlink.net or by phone at 517-486-3046. The Palmyra Township Board reserves the right to reject any/all bids.

HEAD JV BASEBALL Coach, Whiteford Schools, Ottawa Lake, MI. See job postings on website for details. www.whiteford.k12.mi.us. 3/4

REQUEST FOR BIDS. Deerfield Township is now accepting bids for lawn care, landscaping, and general maintenance for the following properties. Deerfield Township Cemetery 9.5 acres, Deerfield Township Hall/Fire Department .5 acres, Roberts Ingold Library .2 acres. Interested bidders may contact Ronald Cousino, Township Suppervisor at (517) 447-3295, or Shirely Soldwish, Township Clerk at (517) 447-3000 to receive a copy of the bidding instructions. Ronald Cousino, Deerfield Township Supervisor. 3/4

CROP PRODUCTION Services is looking for seasonal drivers. CDL required. Hazmat a plus. Starting late March or early April. Apply at 11200 E. US 223, Blissfield, MI 48228. 3/4

BLISSFIELD COMMUNITY Schools. Currently accepting employment applications for High School Principal. Application deadline: March 13, 2015. Please visit our district website at www.blissfieldschools.us for additional information. 3/4

HEAD JV VOLLEYBALL Coach, Whiteford Schools, Ottawa Lake, MI. See job openings on website for details www.whiteford.k12.mi.us 3/4

LOCAL INSURANCE Agency hiring full time P&C agent/CSR. Please send resume to Box A in Care of: The Advance, 121 Newspaper St., Blissfield, MI 49228. 2/18tfn

GREAT CAREER! Flexibility, fun, challenge and success are goals for many job-seekers today. The Advance has a part-time advertising account executive position that offers all of the above and more. If you are an energetic, organized, “people person” with creativity, ideas, a vehicle and 18 hours you would like to spend meeting people and making money each week on a schedule that works for you, this job may be for you. Base wage plus commission on all you sell. Please send resume to advance@cass.net. 10/1tfn 2/25

SERVICES

Dave Becker Plastering. New walls and ceilings plus patching. Free estimates. No job too small. 20 years experience 734-854- 6474. 3/15tfn A.

FREER CONSTRUCTION Roofing, siding, decks. 517-605-7866. 4/2tfn

Affordable Motorcycle repair, ATV, dirt bike, small engine repair. 20 years Harley Davidson experience. Call Bob Stahl 517-486-4818. Check us out on Facebook! 2/9tfn

PUBLIC NOTICE

Blissfield Township Board of Review The Blissfield Township Board of Review will meet in the Board Room of the Blissfield Township Hall at 120 S. Lane Street on the following dates to review the 2015 Assessment Roll. Organizational meeting and review roll March 3, 2015 9:00 a.m. Meet with residents to hear appeals: March 9, 2015 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Meet with residents to hear appeals: March 10, 2015 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Meet with residents to hear appeals: March 11, 2015 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Applications for “Hardship Exemption” can be obtained at the Township office at 120 S. Lane St. Al Navarro, Supervisor, Sec. BOR

PUBLIC NOTICE

DEERFIELD Township Board of Review The Deerfield Township Board of Review will meet in the Board Room of the Deerfield Township Hall at 468 Carey Street on the following dates to review the 2015 Assessment Roll. Organizational meeting and review roll March 3, 2015 7:30 p.m. Meet with residents to hear appeals: March 10, 2015 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Meet with residents to hear appeals: March 11, 2015 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. To request a “Hardship Exemption” application, please contact township assessor Robert Knoblauch at 517-486-3713. Ronald Cousino, Supervisor, Sec. BOR

PUBLIC NOTICE

OGDEN Township Board of Review The Ogden Township Board of Review will meet in the business office of the Ogden Township Municipal Building at 10128 Pence Hwy. on the following dates to review the 2014 Assessment Roll. Organizational meeting and review roll Tuesday, March 3, 2015 1:30 p.m. Meet with residents to hear appeals: Wednesday, March 10, 2015 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Meet with residents to hear appeals: Thursday, March 11, 2015 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. To request a “Hardship Exemption” application, please contact township Supervisor Richard Marks at 517-443-5976. Richard Marks, Supervisor

PUBLIC NOTICE

OGDEN TOWNSHIP PUBLIC NOTICE Ogden Township Budget Hearing will be held on Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ogden Township Municipal building, 10128 Pence Hwy. The Property Tax Millage reate proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of the hearing. Alice Clark, Ogden Township Clerk

PUBLIC NOTICE

Riga Township Board of Review The Riga Township Board of Review will meet in the Board Room of the Riga Municipal Building at 7817 Riga Hwy. on the following dates to review the 2015 Assessment Roll. Organizational meeting and review roll March 3, 2015 1:30 p.m. Meet with residents to hear appeals: March 9, 2015 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Meet with residents to hear appeals: March 12, 2015 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. To request a “Hardship Exemption” application, please contact township assessor Robert Knoblauch at 517-486-3713. Gary Kastel, Supervisor, Sec. BOR