Today: May 27, 2017
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Due to the cold and windy weather, Willow Creek Municipal Golf Course will be closed on Monday, April 10.

The Annual Barnesville Pet Vaccination Clinic is tomorrow; Saturday, April 8th from 9am to Noon. The clinic will be held at the Barnesville Animal Clinic located at 1501 4th Avenue NE in the Barnesville Commercial Park.  This clinic is strictly for vaccinations. No appointments are necessary.  You will also be able to pour chase licenses for your pets, which are required to be renewed each year, per City ordinance.  If you have any questions, call 354-2366.

The City of Barnesville’s Clean-up Week is just around the corner. This weekend would be a great time to start digging though your garage and basement to determine what you can’t live without!?! Some of the rules have changed this week so be sure to check-out all the details on our Clean-up Week Informational Sheet!

The Barnesville City Council will hold their regular 4-10-17 City Council Meeting on Monday, April 10 beginning at 7 pm in the City Ciuncil Chambers.

Spring is officially here!  Barnesville’s Willow Creek Municipal Golf Course is opening for the season this Saturday, April 8 at 8 am!  The weather forecast for Saturday is for highs in the mid-70’s.  We hope to see you and your family on Saturday!

Golf Season is just around the corner at Willow Creek Municipal Golf Course! Now is the time to get your Season Pass and save $10. Passes can be purchased at City Hall. Discount is good on all the passes – student, adult, family or husband and wife. But you need to hurry because the $10 discount is only available through Thursday, April 14. Fore!

The Barnesville Economic Development Authority (EDA) is seeking a paid Summer Intern to assist in our offices from May 15-August 15. Ideal candidates will be college juniors or seniors whose coursework has including community development, business or marketing. The position will be 8:00-4:30, Monday through Friday. The individual will have the opportunity to very involved with a wide variety of housing, business and marketing projects. For more info, contact Karen at 354-2145 or klauer@bvillemn.net.

The City of Barnesville is accepting applications for a full-time position in the Public Works Department. Work will involve skilled and semi-skilled operations in streets and parks maintenance. Skills in repairing mechanical equipment preferred. A Class B CDL is required to be obtained with 3 months of hire. A non-commercial pesticide applicator license will need to be obtained within 6 months of hire. Starting wage is $14-$16 per hour depending on qualifications, with excellent benefits. Position will be open until filled. Job description and required application is available at City Hall, 102 Front Street North or www.barnesvillemn.com.

The Barnesville City Council is accepting letters of interest from residents to serve out the remaining term of Ward 2 Council Member Dawn Stuvland. Letters should be brought to City Hall or sent to P.O. Box 550 no later than Friday, March 31. The Council will consider this appointment at their April 10, 2017 regular meeting.  For more information, contact City Administrator Mike Rietz at 354-2292.

Are you interested in making Barnesville a better community?  One way to do that is to serve on one of the City boards!  Right now we have openings for individuals on both the Park Board and the Planning commission.

The Parks & Recreation Board is responsible for the management and operation of public parks and recreational facilities and programs.
The group meets monthly on the last Thursday at 5:30 pm at City Hall.

The  Planning Commission are addvisors to the Council on the future physical development of the city. The Commission conducts studies and investigations and makes reports and recommendations on matters affecting zoning, platting and public information.  The group meets monthly on the 1st Monday at 6:45 PM at City Hall.

For more information on these opportunities, contact City administrator Mike Rietz at 354-2292 or mrietz@bvillemn.net