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Black Earth, Mazo may form bond

The Village of Mazomanie may join forces with Black Earth to tie together parts of the two electric systems. The public utility commissions of the...

 

Lake Marion project being rebid

The Village of Mazomanie will rebid the Lake Marion project, delaying the work until 2018, in the hopes an extended schedule and other accommodations...

 

Arena Board appoints two new trustees

Arena’s July meeting found two new trustees for the board. They are Lauren Brown and Stephanie McCririe. The board had been short one board member...

 
 By Pete Zenz    Government    July 13, 2017

Zander Park North Trail contract goes to Joe Daniels Construction

The Cross Plains Village board voted to remove Dan Layton from the Police Commission; Layton has moved out of Cross Plains, so is no longer eligible...

 

Town of Cross Plains receives two loans from Board of Commissioners of Public Lands

The Board of Commissioners of Public Lands (BCPL) approved two state trust fund loans totaling $2,430,000 to the Town of Cross Plains to finance road...

 

Arena hears plans for two upcoming celebrations

Village president Paul Pustina called on Dave Jones for information about the upcoming Mary Jones Memorial Fireworks at the start of the of Village...

 

Center Street project to be extended across Hwy 14 to dead end cul-de-sac

At their June meeting, the Village of Black Earth Board approved extending the Center Street project from Highway 14 to the Center Street cul-de-sac a...

 

Board discusses Dane County clean water initiatives

The Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board (LWSRB) met at the Riverway’s Black Hawk Unit in the Town of Mazomanie, Dane County, on June 8 to conduct a...

 

Town of Vermont looking for more public involvement

The Vermont Board of Supervisors is looking for a little more involvement from the residents of the western Dane County town. At the May 8 town board...

 

Riverway board to meet at Black Hawk Unit

The Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board will conduct a regular monthly business meeting at the Rhinelander Cabin located on the Riverway’s Black...

 

Price of gravesites going up in Mazo

It will cost more to be buried in Mazomanie going forward as gravesites in the municipal cemetery will go up from $400 to $650. The Mazomanie Village...

 

Town of CP hoping to discourage quarry reopening

The Town of Cross Plains has a new strategy in the works to discourage the reopening of a quarry on Mineral Point Road—and any other such operations...

 

Riverway board to meet at Rhinelander Cabin in Mazomanie

The Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board will conduct a regular monthly business meeting at the Rhinelander Cabin located on the Riverway’s Black...

 

Appleberry Farm to offer alcohol

Appleberry Farm will be serving up a few new offerings this summer season along with its usual berries and sunshine: beer and wine. The Town of Cross...

 

Arena hears from Driftless Area Land Conservancy

David Clutter, Executive Director of Driftless Area Land Conservancy (DALC), spoke to the Arena Village Board at their May meeting about the high volt...

 

Mazomanie Village Board discusses cemetery options

The Mazomanie Village Board started talking about options for the village cemetery, amidst dwindling cash reserves. In recent years, the cemetery’s...

 

Dane County Board to pursue clean energy financing tool

In a move to boost private sector clean energy development, the Dane County Board is pursuing an innovative program to provide low-cost financing for...

 

Vermont approves bicycle permits

During her monthly report to the board of supervisors, Vermont treasurer Kathy Smith noted a recent $500 withdrawal from the town checking account was...

 
 By Pete Zenz    Government    May 11, 2017

CTH P to be reconstructed in Village of Cross Plains

The Village of Cross Plains Board meeting on Monday, April 24, covered a number of topics. One of the more significant discussions involved the...

 
 By Marion Copus    Government    May 4, 2017

Arena finds immediate use for their new skid steer

At the Arena April board meeting, a resident used the public comment section of the agenda to make the board aware of some potential problems near...

 

Mazomanie moves up timetable for Lake Marion bids

Concerned about getting Lake Marion out to bid before potential companies book up for the summer, the Mazomanie Village Board asked to have final bid...

 

Board votes not to use TIF funding for local non-profit organizations

At their board meeting on Tuesday, April 11, the Village of Black Earth Board moved to not approve the TIF funding requests from Heights Unlimited...

 

Vermont approves lower bid for upcoming chip sealing projects

After a brief discussion at their April monthly meeting, the Vermont Town Board approved the lower of two bids for the coming season’s chip sealing...

 

Village of Mazomanie to reconsider its fee schedule for park use

The Village of Mazomanie will reconsider its fee schedule for park use after granting a one-time exception for Wild West Days. After being able to...

 

Town of Vermont approves two applications for upcoming bicycle events pending changes

Town of Vermont supervisors approved two applications for bicycle event permits at their March 13 monthly board meeting. The first was for the Boom...

 

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