Blissfield open for business

By Melissa Burnor
Could you “picture your business here?” or possibly in another location in the village of Blissfield. Local leaders are working to promote the growth of business within the community.

The word is out, “Blissfield is open for business,” Blissfield Main Street manager Patricia Rayl said.

With an apparent turn in the economy, possible credit opening and varied opportunities, community leaders are hoping that new and expanding businesses look at the Blissfield area to develop.

After a busy holiday season exposed the new Main Street manager to the expectations and types of events the village churns out, she is now putting on another hat. She is concentrating now on the role of business developer.

Copyright 2013, River Raisin Publications, Inc. For the complete story, please see the Jan. 23, 2013, edition of The Advance. Also in this week’s Advance are photos from the Nite at the Races event, a story on the local flu season, results from the Blissfield Village Council meeting as well as Riga Township, and lots more. Please call 517-486-2400 for weekly delivery of this hyper-local newspaper.