There is one opening on the Planning Commission which meets the Second Thursday of every month, at 5:00 pm.

The ideal candidate will possess some of the following skills and experience: Interest in the Community or Community Service, Building Construction, Real Estate, Real Estate Development, Land Use Planning, and/or Zoning.

There is one opening on the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) which meets the Second Monday of every even month at 2:00 pm.

The Homer Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is a special purpose district, created and operated under the auspices of the Village Council, intended to foster economic development and revitalization of downtown areas and attracting new private investments to the DDA area.

A majority of the board members must have an interest (owner, principal, employee, etc.) in the property located within the DDA boundaries.

If interested in either position, please contact the Village of Homer at 517-568-4321 or visit to obtain an application.