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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: Dollar General Store

The Babbitt Planning & Zoning Commission will hold a Public Hearing at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Babbitt City Hall. This hearing is required in order to change a zoning classification that would allow the Dollar General Store to locate in the area they've requested. A copy of their petition to amend Zoning Ordinance 137 is available for review at City Hall. Without an amendment, the store will be unable to purchase the area they've requested.

 

September 6, 2017:  The City of Babbitt Public Utilities is accepting applications for a full-time Water/Wastewater Operator. 

Minimum Requirements: Hold or be able to obtain within one year the following:  1) MN Class C Wastewater certificate; 2) MN Class D Water Certificate; and 3) MN Class B Commercial Driver’s License.

Preferred Requirements: Hold or be able to obtain within one year the following:  1) MN Class B Wastewater certificate; 2) MN Class C Water Certificate; 3) MN Type IV Biosolids; and 4) MN Class B Commercial Driver’s License.

Duties:  Operation and maintenance of Class C Water and Class B Wastewater Treatment Plants, Biosolids Disposal Facility, Distribution and Collection Systems.

Excellent wage and benefit package.

Job description and application available at www.babbitt-mn.com (Employment Opportunities) or by request: Babbitt Public Utilities, 71 South Drive, Babbitt, MN, 55706, 218-827-2188. 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

 

Garbage Collection:  Residents are reminded that only CORRUGATED cardboard is allowed in the recycle shed.  Picking up of grass clippings, etc., is an additional service that is provided by the garbage hauler.  Do not overfill bags - they should be easily 'liftable'.  Please DO NOT dispose of animal feces in these bags!  It should be disposed of in the purple "City of Babbitt" garbage bags.  Garbage is collected on Mondays and Thursdays.  Pickup begins at 7:00 a.m.  Please have your garbage out by that time.