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The City of Negaunee is currently accepting resume’s and applications for a Licensed Water Sewer Laborer.  Please refer to the job description HERE (Water Sewer Laborer) and applications HERE.  Applications can be sent to City Manager’s Office, City of Negaunee, 319 W. Case St., PO Box 70, Negaunee, MI.  49866.  Applications are being accepted until the position is filled. No phone calls please.

PUBLIC HEARING – Planning Commission

The Negaunee Planning Commission shall hold a Public Hearing for the purpose of securing citizen input regarding an amendment to the Zoning Map Ordinance RR Rural Residential to IND Industrial parcels #52-53-705-003-00, 52-53-704-008-00, 52-53-704-007-00, 52-53-705-001-00, located on both sides of CR 480 consisting of 120 acres. The meeting will be held on Tuesday October 16, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St., Tobin St. entrance. To view information and the map refer to Rezone IND Map.


Notice of Public Hearing


The City of Negaunee received a Community Development Block Grants for the elimination of blight within the downtown area.  Specifically, funds were made available to two property owners to assist them with making improvements to the facades of their existing businesses: Smarty’s Saloon and Tino’s Bar and Pizza.  The Negaunee City Council will hold a Close-Out Public Hearing on activities associated with the Community Development Block Grant:  MSC 217015-CDF.  The City received $94,735 in federal funds and the property owners were required to provide a match of $94,955.


The Close-Out Public Hearing will be held during the regular Negaunee City Council meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 11, 2018 at the Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street, (Tobin Street entrance), Negaunee beginning at 7:00 p.m.  Those wishing to attend are reminded to use the Tobin Street entrance.


Persons wishing to comment on the grant are encouraged to attend the public hearing.  Written comments may be submitted to Nate Heffron, Negaunee City Manager, 319 W. Case St, PO Box 70, Negaunee, MI  49866.


Judy Iwanski

City Clerk

CLOSED Invitation to Bid – Brown Ave. Paving

City of Negaunee is accepting proposals for the Preparing and HMA Patching of a 20’ x 73’ section of Brown Ave. most existing HMA is removed, description of work can be found on here (Brown Ave Paving).  Bids will be received by the City of Negaunee, P.O. box 70, Negaunee, Mi. 49866 until 1:00 p.m. on Thursday September 20th, 2018 at which time the proposals will be read aloud. Envelopes must be marked “Brown Ave Paving”.


All work must be completed within 40 days of the notice to proceed. Notice to proceed will be issued with award and signed contract.


The City of Negaunee reserves the right to reject any and/or all bids.


Any questions may be directed to Don Larson at 906-475-9991

CLOSED Request for Proposals – Ten Year Electric Distribution System And Five Year Construction Work Plan

The City of Negaunee is seeking a price quotation to provide a ten year electric distribution system plan, including a five year construction work plan, for their municipally owned electric distribution system. Interested parties may contact Mark Wainio at (906) 475-9991 for a copy of the scope of work and specifications and/or to make an appointment to view the project area.

All bids are due no later than October 19th, 2018. The City of Negaunee retains the right to accept or reject any or all bids.

Negaunee RFP – Scope of Work

Bids to be remitted to:
Negaunee City Hall
Attn: Negaunee Electric Superintendent
PO Box 70
Negaunee, MI 49866

Accepting Applications – Planning Commission

The City of Negaunee is now accepting applications for a vacancy on the Planning Commission. The Planning Commission is a board that helps steer the City of Negaunee into the Future, by updating and revising the Master Plan, making sure new development is in line with the Master Plan, and making sure that Zoning guidelines are followed to ensure the prosperous future of the City. If you are interested in helping steer Negaunee into the future please stop by City Hall and fill out an application or download one – Board/Commission Application.

CLOSED Job Posting – Entry Level Police Officer

The City of Negaunee is currently accepting applications and resume’s for a full-time Entry Level Police Officer. Click HERE FOR JOB DESCRIPTION. Applications available HERE.  Applications can be sent or dropped off at the City Manager’s Office, City of Negaunee, PO Box 70, Negaunee, MI.  49866.  Applications are being accepted until September 14, 2018.  Applicants must have completed MCOLES Pre-employment Police Academy prior to hire date.