The Bear Lake Village Council will be having a SPECIAL MEETING on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 6:30pm at the village office. 12376 Virginia Street Bear Lake, MI 49614
Topic: DPW Manager position interviews
Persons with disabilities needing accommodations for effective participation in the public hearing/public meeting should contact the Bear Lake Village Clerk at 231.970.2066 or at the above address one week in advance to request mobility, visual, hearing, or other assistance.
Cindi McPherson Village Clerk Posted 5/21/2019
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Due to an unforeseen issue, the brush cards were not in your water statements in April. They will be placed in your July water bills. 2019 BRUSH PICK-UP For all Village Residents The Village does NOT have a burn brush location. All brush should be piled between street and sidewalk with cutoff ends all toward the street. Please try to keep sidewalks clear. Brush chipping schedule is listed below (rain day in bracket April 11  June 6  Aug. 8  May 9  July 11  Sept. 12  Oct. 10  Leaves and other plant material suited for composting should be bagged in recyclable composting bags (no more than 40 pounds) and placed between sidewalk and street for pickup by Village Maintenance employees OR residents may take compostable material to compost piles located near the Village water tank at the south end of Smith St. NO brush or garbage at compost piles, please!! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
LOOKING FOR A FEW GOOD INDIVIDUALS! The village council is accepting applications for an open position on the village council and an open position on the Planning Commission. Both of these positions will be appointed by the council. Qualified candidates must be a village resident and registered voter. Application can be found by clicking on the job link above or at the Village Office Tuesday - Thursday, 1-3p.
ATTENTION… BEAR LAKE VILLAGE RESIDENTS Due to the new water system that has been installed in the village you may be eligible for a reduction on your home owner’s insurance. Please contact your home owner’s insurance company and let them know The Public Protection Rating or ISO Rating is now a 5, effective on October 1, 2018.