The Village Council needs to fill a vacancy. This will be an appointed position and shall hold office until the next village election, which will be held November 2020. The elected position will have a term ending November 2022. If you are interested in filling this position, please send a cover letter along with the application for appointment which can be found (here) to the Village Clerk, Kimberly Keesler, at 817 N. Main Street, Almont, MI 48003 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for applications are Monday, January 27th.
There will be 5 seats on council which will be up for re-election in November 2020. Anyone interested in running should contact the Township Clerk, Carol Hoffner, at 810-798-8521 or via email at email@example.com for details.
DPW Truck Bid
The Almont DPW is accepting sealed bids on a 2006 GMC Sierra, 3/4 ton, 2500 HD SLE, 4X4. The '06 Sierra truck has an 8 foot bed, 84 K miles, 6.0 vortec V8, cloth seats, power windows, tow mirrors, spray in bed liner with an 8 foot western pro plow, running boards and the overhead strobe light.
The deadline for sealed bids will be February 3, 2020 @ 11a.m. There is no reserve however the Village of Almont has the right to accept or reject any bid for any reason. The truck can be viewed by appointment only.
If you are interested in viewing the vehicle, or placing a sealed bid, please contact our office at 810-798-8528
Thank You for Visiting Your Village of Almont Community Website
This website is intended to be an informative tool for residents as well as a source of information for our guests. From this site, you can find information on Village services, our community, the government of Almont, Village ordinances, and Village finances.
Please contact the Village office at (810) 798-8528 with any questions.
Design/Build Services for new DPW Salt Shed
The Village of Almont is seeking qualifications and proposals from experienced and qualified professionally licensed design/build team to provide architectural design/engineering and documentation, site engineering, and construction documents required for the complete construction of a new salt shed at the Department of Public Works yard.
For additional information download a copy of the RFP below:
The Almont Village and Almont Township have a new drop box, located in front of our building. If you use the south driveway, you may put items in the drop box without leaving your car.
Please place all water bill and tax payments in our new drop box. The left side is for the Village. Please no cash in the drop box.
Almont Community Recreation Plan
To view the Village of Almont and Almont Township Five Year Parks and Recreation Plan 2018-2022 please click here
How to Receive Email Notifications
You can now be notified by email any time a document is uploaded into Documents on Demand. This is a good way to get notifications on Agendas' and Public Notices. Click here to see how to sign up.
Almont Outdoor Burn Ordinance
THE ALMONT OUTDOOR BURN ORDINANCE HAS CHANGED
On March 20, 2018 the Village Council adopted Outdoor Burn Ordinance No. 201 to view this ordinance, please click here. Per the Ordinance you will need to apply for a burn permit. Burn permits are available at the Almont Fire Department website http://almontfire.org/
TRASH AND RECYCLING IS PROVIDED WEEKLY ON FRIDAY. If a holiday falls on a weekday (Monday-Friday), pickup will be SATURDAY. OBSERVED HOLIDAYS ARE: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. If the holiday is on the weekend, your pick up day will not change.
All materials should be set at the curb by 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled day of pickup. Containers should not weigh more than fifty (50) pounds each. For those with special pickup needs contact the Village of Almont.
UNACCEPTABLE MATERIAL: Tires, concrete, fencing, and contractor generated materials; free liquids (paints, pesticides), car parts, and appliances containing Freon; fluorescent bulbs (in excess of seven per household), car batteries.
Emterra Environmental USA will provide yard waste to the Village of Almont residents. Yard waste will be picked up every week on Friday. Please have curbside by 7am. Service will start April through November.
*Place yard waste in brown yard waste bags or in plastic 30-gallon carts clearly marked “X” facing the street. Branches are to be no more than two (2) inches in diameter, must be tied in bundles, nothing longer than four (4) feet in length. Bundles and containers must weigh less than 50 pounds. No tree stumps or trunks are accepted. No yard waste will be accepted in plastic bags.**
RECYCLING Recycling bins are available by calling the Village at 810.798.8528. YOU DO NOT NEED TO SORT RECYCLABLE ITEMS!
Place newspapers, phone books, magazines & glossy newspaper inserts in brown paper bags or bundle and tie with string
Clean corrugated cardboard must be bundled and tied in two (2) foot squares, not exceeding a thickness of one (1) foot.
Plastic (#1 – 7)
Plastics should be rinsed clean with the cap removed. No motor oil, anti-freeze, or cooking oil containers please.
Clean tin and aluminum cans. These items may be flattened to conserve space in your container.
Only clear empty glass. The glass must be rinsed out.
VILLAGE OF ALMONT ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS VACANCIES
The Village of Almont is currently accepting letters of interest to fill vacancies on its Zoning Board of Appeals. The Zoning Board of Appeals meets the second Thursday of each month.
Individuals with industrial, recreational, educational, environmental, public health, governmental, transportation, commerce or other similar backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Letters of interest and application (available here) should be directed to Almont Village Clerk/Treasurer, Kimberly Keesler at 817 N. Main St., Almont, MI 48003 or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Appointment is not guaranteed through application, although any interested individual is encouraged to apply.
This section of the Village website provides notices of meetings and public hearings other than regular meetings. Click here for public notices.
MDOT Traffic and Construction Map
The Michigan Department of
Transportation (MDOT) has posted the 2016 Paving the Way state construction map
online for motorists to download. In an effort to be an even more
environmentally friendly state agency, and to save taxpayer dollars, MDOT is no
longer printing the map for distribution. Instead, motorists are encouraged to
download the map and print it at home or at their nearest library or print
service provider. The map is available at www.michigan.gov/mdotmaps.
MDOT reminds motorists that
state construction information is always available on the Mi Drive traffic
website: www.michigan.gov/drive, as well as the Mi Drive mobile app,
available on iTunes and Google Play. The map will also be on display in all rest
areas and Welcome Centers as in years past.
Village of Almont Public Participation Plan
If you would like more information on The Village of Almont Participation Plan please click here
On-Line Account Access
You now have the capability of accessing your propertyinformation on line for taxes, utility billing and miscellaneous receivables.
This is free to the property owner, however, for all othersthere is a nominal fee. To access this information, click here.