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WELCOME TO THE VILLAGE OF FARWELL

Farwell is a village located in the center of Clare County and was founded in 1870 when the Pere Marquette Railroad built its line from Clare to Ludington . The village was named after Samuel Farwell a local resident who had strong ties to the railroad. Farwell was platted in 1871 and was the county seat from 1871 until 1879. It was incorporated as a village in 1879.

Announcements

DPW POSITION OPPORTUNITY
MAINTENANCE MECHANIC AND EQUIPMENT OPERATOR


The Village of Farwell Department of Public Works is seeking a versatile individual.  Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Qualifications: self-motivated, personable, flexible.  Skills: welding, mechanical, electrical, equipment operations such as backhoe, dump truck, etc.  Minimum requirement: Michigan Driver’s License, Group B CDL with air brakes.  Certification in Municipal Water and Wastewater Treatment required within one (1) year from date of hire.  This position is full-time with benefits.  Emergency hours as necessary and weekend on-call rotation required. Wages are based on experience. Applications are available at the Farwell Village Office at 109 ½ S. Hall St. from 8am-4pm or online at www.villageoffarwell.org.  All applications must be submitted by August 12, 2015 to the Farwell Village Office for consideration. Pre-employment drug screening is required.
The Village of Farwell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


DPW EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

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2015 Farmers Market Newsletter
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Citizens Guide 2014

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Village of Farwell Title VI Plan
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Village of Farwell Residents
Just a reminder the DPW starts picking up solid waste at 7am Monday mornings.
We ask that you have your bags set out to the curb by 7am to help make our jobs more
efficient.

* Residents are allowed 4 bags not exceeding 30lbs
* Up to 39 gallon bags only
* All garbage must bagged and tied
* 1 large item a month ( refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners must be certified free
  of Freon and doors must be removed)

Residents may purchase extra orange tags for $1.00 at the Village Office Monday - Friday
8am to 4pm if you have any questions please call the office at 989-588-9926.

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