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Changes go into effect for deer and turkey tagging plus goose harvest registration

The 2017-2019 biennial budget recently signed by Governot Scott Walker includes changes in deer and turkey tagging that are going into effect...

 

Village of Black Earth needs new board member after Schultz resigns

At their monthly board meeting, the Village of Black Earth trustees sent up a plea to the public for their involvement as recently elected Patrick...

 

Cross Plains to provide incentives for certain types of land use

The Town of Cross Plains is moving forward with its plan to incentivize certain kinds of land use. Board members approved a motion to begin the...

 

Low-income housing in Mazo to be controlled by the DCHA

Low-income housing in the Village of Mazomanie will be rehabilitated as control passes from the federal Housing and Urban Development (HUD) program to...

 

Arena interested in business park

At the September Arena Village Board meeting, village president Paul Pustina revealed a plan that could provide a sizeable business district for...

 

CDBG funds available for Village of Mazo residents

Need windows, roof, or furnace? Other home repairs? Apply now! The Village of Mazomanie has a Community Development Block Grant for housing...

 

Village of Black Earth receives loan for TID projects from BCPL

The Board of Commissioners of Public Lands (BCPL) approved a state trust fund loan totaling $457,500 to the Village of Black Earth to finance TID #3...

 

Boehnen named new patrolman

The Town of Cross Plains has hired Bruce Boehnen as its new patrolman, filling a position that had been open since spring. The patrolman is the...

 

Vermont debates county zoning bill

The changes proposed to Assembly Bill 109 (AB109) are, for the most part, acceptable to the members of the Town of Vermont board of supervisors....

 

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...

 

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