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August 20, 2014

Deputy supervisor hired

Independence Township Board of Trustees approved the creation of a deputy supervisor job at an Aug. 12 special meeting.

According to Independence Township Supervisor Par Kittle, under Michigan law the supervisor has the authority to create the position to aid in the administration of the township.

Leanna Cole, who has served as Kittle’s executive assistant for the last 18 months, was appointed to the position during the meeting. Cole will receive $50,000 a year plus benefits which is an $8,000 increase in salary from her previous position.

Camaro raffle

Grace Centers of Hope and Bowman Chevrolet are raffling off a new 2014 black Camaro 2LS Coupe, with a 3.6L V6 engine, six speed automatic transmission.

The winning ticket will be drawn at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at Bowman Chevrolet, 6750 Dixie Highway.

Tickets are $25 each, and entrants have a one in 5,000 chance to win. Ticket holders need not be present to win.

Proceeds from the seventh annual Charity Car Raffle will provide shelter, meals, clothes, hygiene and other personal items for more than 200 men, women and children.

Check or contact Megan Gillesby at 855-HELP-GCH ext. 1123.

Positions in city

City of the Village of Clarkston is accepting applications for two positions including an administrative assistant and DPW employee.

The administrative assistant job is part-time, 16 hours per week, and requires a high school diploma or equivalent. The DPW is also looking for someone with a CDL B, snow plow and general maintenance experience to fill a part-time position.

For more information on the administrative assistant position e-mail

For the DPW job contact DPW Director Jason Miller, DPW director, at Applications can also be obtained at City Hall located at 375 Depot Street.