ST. JOHNS MICHIGAN NEWS AND EVENTS

   

CITY OF ST. JOHNS EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES:

St. Johns Fire Department accepts applications for volunteer firefighters. Completion of Firefighter I and II preferred, but not required. Apply in person at the St. Johns Fire Department or send resume to PO Box 477, St Johns MI 48879. Contact the Fire Chief at 989-224-2151 for more information. Equal Opportunity Employer.

For other employment opportunities, please complete an application and return to the City of St. Johns at PO Box 477, St. Johns.  Applications are also available at City Offices or the St. Johns Police Department. 

City Application for Employment

Recreation Program-Facility Supervisor

 

Mint Festival

Click here to go to the Mint Festival website

The annual St Johns Mint Festival is held the second weekend of August each year and provides the entire family with an action packed weekend. Held at the City Park and County Fairgrounds, over 75,000 people attend activities of the festival such as arts and crafts, flea market, antiques and collectibles, softball, basketball and tennis tournaments, tractor pulls and children's activities. There is also free daily entertainment, a Mint Queen Pageant and mint information and foods. The festival begins Friday afternoon, and then kicks into high gear with the Grand Mint Parade on Saturday. Over 150 entries are highlighted in the parade. Don't forget to get your bowl of Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream at the festival!!

DOG LICENSES

The Clinton County Treasurer’s Office issues one and three year dog licenses.  For more information, please contact the Clinton County Treasurer at (989) 224-5280 or visit the website at http://www.clinton-county.org/


ATTENTION GOVERNMENT ACCESS CHANNEL USERS:

CHARTER CUSTOMERS PLEASE USE CHANNEL 191 FOR YOUR GOV'T/ACCESS VIEWING.

COMLINK (FORMERLY WBI) CUSTOMERS PLEASE USE CHANNEL 52 FOR YOUR GOV'T/ACCESS VIEWING.

LOTS OF USEFUL INFORMATION ABOUT CITY SERVICES, EVENTS AND RECREATION PROGRAMS ARE TELEVISED ON BOTH CHANNELS.

 

CHARTER CUSTOMERS:

When you experience service disruptions or other problems you should contact Charter at (888) 438-2427 (toll free).

COMLINK (FORMERLY WBI) CUSTOMERS:

When you experience service disruptions or other problems, you should contact COMLINK (Formerly WBI) at (989) 668-5000.

COMPLAINTS:

The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) provides a video/cable dispute resolution process for customers.  This allows customers who are unable to resolve their video/cable television complaints with their provider to file a complaint with the MPSC.

The video/cable webpage at the MPSC is: http://www.michigan.gov/mpsc/0.4639,7-159-49641---,00.html

Their consumer tips sheet is: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/mpsc/video_cable_complaints_437708_7.pdf

Customers can file a complaint online, by telephone, fax, or mail:

  Michigan Public Service Commission
  Attn: Video Franchise
  P.O. Box 30221
  Lansing, MI 48909

  Telephone: 800-292-9555
  Fax: 517-284-8200

The MPSC does not have authority regarding satellite television complaints or internet services.  Customers should contact the Federal Trade Commission at: (877) 382-4357 or www.ftc.gov or the Michigan Attorney General's office at (877) 765-8388 for these types of complaints.

What is Rave Alert?

Public safety officials in Clinton County are excited to announce that RAVE Alert is now available to all residents and Clinton County Central Dispatch will start utilizing the new emergency notification system as of January 1, 2019. Alert is a free service that allows individuals to sign up for notifications sent from state and local authorities. Alert keeps residents and travelers informed on potentially hazardous situations involving weather, traffic and other emergencies.

RAVE Alert enables residents and travelers to Clinton County to sign up for free at Get RAVE to receive timely and actionable emergency alerts via email, text or voice message on their cell phones. They can also identify when and how they are alerted and communicated with before, during, and after emergencies.

Why should I sign-up for Rave Alert through Clinton County?

When emergencies happen, be the first to know.  Starting January 1, 2019 Clinton County will use Rave Alert to send official, real-time alerts to the public with information about potentially life-saving actions they may need to take to keep themselves and their families safe. By signing up for RAVE Alert, you are taking a large step toward improving your personal safety.  


Visit https://www.clinton-county.org/655/Rave-Alert to learn more and to get your phones signed up.

Pot Holes

THE CITY OF ST. JOHNS STRIVES TO FILL POT HOLES -- ASKING CITY RESIDENTS TO HELP

To report potholes in town, please click on the link on the city's Homepage.  Thank you for your assistance.     

Yellowbook Phone Book

To order Yellowbook directories, please call 1-800-607-0775. For more information please click here.