Agenda for City Commission meeting, Monday, February 27
Please find the Agenda for the St. Joseph City Commission meeting being held this evening, Monday February 27 at 6:00 p.m. in the Commission Chambers, 2nd floor, here at City Hall.
Advertisement for Bids: Park Street Bridge Traffic Improvements Project
Advertisement for Sealed Bids: Bids will be received until 3:00 p.m., March 22, 2017 for work that includes furnishing and installing a wireless vehicle detection system, controls, perimeter-lit sign and beacon, pedestals, and appurtenances.Read more ...
Request for Proposal (RFP) 2017 - 2018 Street Tree Planting
The City of St. Joseph Department of Public Works is soliciting proposals form qualified firms to provide spring and fall planting of selected street trees on public road right of way (or on City property) as specified by the City of St. Joseph Public Works Department. For additional information, please click here.
Job Opening for Public Safety Officer
The City of St. Joseph is accepting resumes for the position of Public Safety Officer.Read more ...
Request for Proposal (RFP)Steel Service doors at the Public Works facility
The City of St. Joseph is accepting proposals from interested area contractors for new Steel Service doors at the Public Works facility located at 1160 Broad Street, Saint Joseph, MI. For additional information, please click here.
Request for Proposal (RFP) Climate Control for Lakeview Cemetery Mausoleum
The City of St. Joseph is accepting proposals from interested area contractors with its needs for a Climate control system at the Lakeview Cemetery Mausoleum located at 1918 Lakeview Ave. For additional information, please click here.
Neighborhood Meetings Hosted by Public Safety Department
The Public Safety Department will be holding two neighborhood meetings: Tuesday, February 21st at 6:00 p.m. and Wednesday, March 1st at 6:00 pm in the City Commission Chambers, 2nd Floor, City Hall, 700 Broad Street.Read more ...
RFP - Coastal Engineering Study Update
Sealed bids for a Coastal Engineering Study Update will be received until 9:00 am local time Wednesday, March 1, 2017, by the City of St. Joseph, “OWNER”, at the City Clerk’s Office; 700 Broad Street, St. Joseph, Michigan 49085 at which time said bids will be opened and publicly read aloud in the City Commission Chambers.Read more ...
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Benton Harbor-St.Joseph Joint Waste Water Treatment Plant
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We can all do our part to keep our streams, rivers and Lake Michigan clean and healthy. Learn more about our water resources and what you can do to protect them by visiting www.swmpc.org/water.asp. To find out when and how to report water pollution incidents visit http://www.swmpc.org/report.asp.
Part-time seasonal Reserve Police Officers and Retired Senior Volunteer Patrol Officers (RSVP) - Click on the Job Posting, Responsibilities/Duties, and RSVP Manual for additional information. Application deadline is March 3, 2017.
Mechanical Inspector - Click on the Job Posting for additional information.
The Performance Dashboard
The Performance Dashboard includes the financial and operating benchmarks that are most relevant to our current strategic goals and objectives, such as financial stability, economic strength, public safety and quality of life. This one-page table compares twenty-four (24) different performance benchmarks comparing progress over the most current two years.
Citizen's Financial Guide to St. Joseph
The intent of the Citizen's Guide is to provide a simple presentation of graphs and charts which summarize the City's most important financial benchmarking elements. The Guide includes revenues, expenditures, fund balances and obligations for all funds.
Projected Budget Report
The Projected Budget Report presents the General Fund's current year budget, as well as, a projected budget for the next fiscal year.
A detailed presentation of all outstanding debt service including original issuance amount, issuance date, type, and annual payment amounts.
Public Meeting Notice - Park Street Bridge Preventative Maintenance Project: August 19, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. City Hall Commission Chambers, 700 Broad Street
Public Meeting Notice - Botham Avenue Reconstruction Project: June 3, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. City Hall Commission Chambers, 700 Broad Street
Public Meeting Notice - St. Joseph City Commission Study Session, Wednesday, May 20th at 5:15 p.m.
Public Meeting Notice - St. Joseph Brownfield Redevelopment Authority Special Meeting Friday, May 1, 2015, at 1:00 p.m.
Public Meeting Notice - St. Joseph Planning Commission Special Meeting Dates for Master Plan Update: Thursday, April 23; Thursday, May 28; Thursday, June 25; Thursday, July 23, and Thursday, August 27, 2015
Press Release dated Wednesday, August 17, 2016: The City of St. Joseph is now offering open Pickleball at the John and Dede Howard Ice Arena (Parks & Recreation)
Press Release dated Friday, February 12, 2016: Scam/Fraud from person or persons identifying themselves as being with the IRS (Public Safety)
Press Release dated January 11, 2016: John and Dede Howard Ice Arena will offer open skate on MLK Day (Parks & Recreation)
Press Release dated November 17, 2015: John and Dede Howard Ice Arena will not open Thanksgiving Day (Parks & Recreation)
Press Release dated 7-1-2015: Construction Work at Intersection of Napier and Niles to Start Monday, July 6 (Engineering Dept)
Press Release dated 6-26-2015: 4th of July Fireworks Parking and Traffic Detour (Public Safety)
Press Release dated 5-01-2015: CVS Construction to begin May 4, 2015 (Engineer)
Press Release dated 4-26-2015; Last Week for Leaf Pickup (Public Works)
Press Release dated 4-24-2015 - Lighthouse Forever Fund 4-24-2015 (Communications & Marketing)
Press Release dated 4-21-2015 - Camp 911 and Area 4th & 5th Grade Students Invited (Public Safety)
Press Release - Lighthouse Forever Fund 1-6-2015 (Communications/Marketing)
Press Release - Lighthouse Forever Fund 1-12-2015 (Communications/Marketing)
Requests for Proposals
RFP - Coastal Engineering Study Update: Sealed bids for a Coastal Engineering Study Update will be received until 9:00 am local time Wednesday, March 1, 2017 by the City of St. Joseph, “OWNER”, at the City Clerk’s Office; 700 Broad Street, St. Joseph, Michigan 49085 at which time said bids will be opened and publicly read aloud in the City Commission Chambers. All bidders shall bid in accordance with and upon the bid forms included in the contract documents. No bids will be accepted after the designated time stated above. A complete copy of the request for proposals may be viewed or downloaded at www.sjcity.com or obtained in person or through the mail by contacting the City Clerk’s Office at the above address or 269-983-6325.No bid shall be withdrawn for a period of ninety (90) days after the scheduled opening without the consent of the OWNER. The OWNER reserves the right to reject any and all bids, waive any informalities in bidding or to accept the bid or bids should it consider same to be in its best interest. Documents to download: RFP and Draft Contract; MCZM Grant Agreement; and 2012 Coastal Engineering Study.
RFP - Public Works Service Door Replacement: Sealed bids for new Steel Service doors will be received until 3:00 pm on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.
RFP - Climate Control for Lakeview Cemetery Mausoleum: Sealed bids for a Climate control system will be received until 3:00 pm on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.
RFP - 2017 - 2018 Street Tree Planting: Sealed bids for City Right of Way (ROW) Tree Planting will be received until 3:00 pm on Tuesday, March 21, 2017.
RFP - Park Street Bridge Traffic Improvements Project: Sealed bids for Traffic Improvements will be received until 3:00 pm on Friday, March 22, 2017.
Results of Bids
Emergency Sewer Issue Bid for Wolcott Ave. February 24, 2017 Results.
Title VI Non-Discrimination Plan
As a recipient of federal financial assistance, the City of St. Joseph must provide access to individuals with limited ability to speak, write, or understand the English language. The City will not restrict an individual in any way from the enjoyment of any advantage or privilege enjoyed by others receiving any service, financial aid, or another benefit under its programs or projects. To read the City of St. Joseph's Title VI Non-Discrimination Plan in its entirety, please click here.