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CITY OF MCBAIN CITY COUNCIL 
110 W. EUCLID, MCBAIN, MICHIGAN 49657

 NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
 PLEASE TAKE NOTE that the City of McBain City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, April 6, 2020 at 7:00 PM in the Fire Garage Meeting Room located at 110 W. Euclid, McBain, Michigan 49657.  The purpose of the special meeting will be to discuss the USDA obligation letter.  The public is invited to attend this special meeting.

Persons with disabilities needing accommodations for effective participation in the public hearing should contact the City Clerk at 231-825-2000 or at P.O. Box 95, McBain, Michigan 49657 one week in advance to request mobility, visual, hearing, or other assistance.

 Posted:           Location:  meeting room of the fire station 
                       Date:   04/03/2020 
                        Time:   1:00pm
                        Posted by:  Marcia Smith, City Clerk
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THIS MEETING HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE BECAUSE OF THE COVID 19 RESTRICTIONS.

CITY OF MCBAIN City Council
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 

            PLEASE TAKE NOTE that the City of McBain City Council will hold a public hearing concerning rezoning of 407 W Maple St on Monday, April 13, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in the Fire Garage Meeting Room located at 110 W. Euclid, McBain, Michigan 49657.  The public is invited to attend.  Comments may be submitted at the public hearing or may be sent to the City Clerk at P.O. Box 95, McBain, Michigan 49657 before the public hearing. 

 Persons with disabilities needing accommodations for effective participation in the public hearing should contact the City Clerk at    231-825-2000   or at the above address one week in advance to request mobility, visual, hearing, or other assistance.

Date:   03/24/2020                                              Marcia Smith,  Clerk  
                                                                      City of McBain

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COVID 19 SAFTEY RESOURCES:


Below are links from the CDC the World Health Organization and Michigan Government that contain useful information for the public, employees and employers.  These resources also include how to handle the processes when employees or family members become sick.
 

DPW and COVID-19
 

updated 3-19-2020 @ 6:00 pm

In an effort to help stop the spread of  COVID-19,  doors at DPW office will be locked.
All essential services will continue. 
In case of emergencies or questions please call the following:
Superintendent, Mike King at 231-920-0083
or
Mayor, Joey Roberts at 231-878-6237.
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this unprecedented time.

Mayor Roberts

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Sanitizing and the City Sewer System

While we encourage and appreciate residents' efforts to disinfect during this virus outbreak we remind everyone that those Clorox, Lysol and baby wipes should be thrown in the trash and not flushed.
 
Flushing these can cause issues in our sewer system and we then have send a DPW employee to fix the clog, exposing them to the very same germs you are trying to avoid. 
 
Thank you in your efforts to keep our city safe.
 
Mayor Roberts
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 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

The City of McBain is looking for a few more volunteers to help with the flowers downtown. We need help with pulling weeds, watering will be done by the DPW. If you would like to volunteer or need more information, please contact council members Donna Lutke, Lori Warren, or DPW superintendent, Mike King. 

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JOB POSTING - City of Mc Bain

The City of Mc Bain has one (1) Regular Full-Time Hourly Employee job opening.  Job duties include:  operating and routine maintenance of motorized equipment involved in street and surrounding area cleaning, mowing, snow removal and other related tasks. Candidates with some mechanical/welding/electrical experience and training are preferred.  Seeking candidates with a positive and open attitude, strong work ethic and willingness to learn and work in a small team setting.  Applicant must be able to perform the physical functions of the position, including lifting 50 pounds.  Must have a valid Michigan Class B with Air Brakes CDL license or have started work toward the achievement of same.  $17.00 starting wage and competitive fringe benefit package.  Selected candidate will have to successfully complete a pre-employment physical including drug testing. References will be checked.  Qualified, interested candidates can obtain an application by downloading it from our website www.cityofmcbainmighigan or obtain an application form by contacting: Marcia Smith, City Clerk, at: mcbaincityclerk@att.net, 231-825-2000, or at PO Box 95, McBain, MI 49657.           

Completed applications must be received at the Clerk’s office no later than April 6, 2020.

 The City of Mc Bain is an equal opportunity employer that has adopted a Zero Tolerance policy for drugs and alcohol. 

Click Below to Print Application

Job Application - Page 1
Job Application - Page 2

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  Please click below to see the City of McBain USDA-Rural Development Preliminary Engineering Report.

USDA - RURAL DEVELOPMENT PRELIMINARY ENGINEERING REPORT


Please click below to see a
DRAFT of the City of McBain Recreation Plan!


CITY OF MCBAIN RECREATION PLAN DRAFT

Please click below to see a full copy of the City of McBain Master Plan!

CITY OF MCBAIN MASTER PLAN

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REMINDER to All Pet Owners:

Your pets must be confined to your property or be on a leash if they are off your property.  
Pet owners must clean up behind their pets if you take them for a walk.   
Dogs may not be left outside to bark. 

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MCBAIN ECONOMIC SURVEY RESULTS

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McBain is a city in Missaukee County in the U.S. state of Michigan. McBain is a small Dutch community.  The population was 656 at the 2010 census.  According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.25 square miles (3.24 km2), all land.  We offer our citizens and visitors a safe and clean community.  We are proud of McBain!!


     A Bit of history about McBain.....McBain began as a settlement around a sawmill in Riverside Township, founded by Gillis McBain and his brother John McBain in 1887. A station on the Toledo, Ann Arbor and North Michigan Railway named "Owens" opened on August 27, 1888 and a post office with the same name opened on September 10, 1888. Both were renamed McBain on September 17, 1889. McBain incorporated as a village in 1893 and as a city in 1907.

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