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The New City of Wakefield Website!

Welcome to the newly designed City of Wakefield website!  We are proud to bring you a newly designed website focused on an easy to use experience for our residents and those visiting our city.

Look to the user friendly menu system which highlights common tasks and information to find your way around the website .  We also made a focus on making the site easy to use on your mobile devices like your smartphones.  Our information should now be able to be easily accessed from your fingertips at any time.

If you have any questions or suggestions about the new website feel free to contact us at or 906-229-5131 ext 1002.

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City Manager Job Advertisement

The City of Wakefield, Michigan, population 1,709, annual budget of $4.8 million is seeking a City Manager. Wakefield offers a competitive benefit package with negotiable salary based on qualifications and experience.

Specific information relating to the position can be found on the City’s website at Application deadline is November 7, 2018 by 3 p.m.

Questions can be directed to Susan Ahonen, City Clerk at 906-229-5131 ext. 1002 or by email at

Candidates desiring confidentiality of their interest, as allowed for and provided by Michigan law, must indicate such in a separate line above the body of the cover letter.