The City of Stevens Point is soliciting proposals for the purchase and redevelopment of 1017 Third St., a property on the north side of the City’s downtown, along Centerpoint Dr. between the historic buildings in downtown & residential homes to the north.
Proposals must be submitted in sealed envelopes or boxes by 4:00 PM on June 28, 2018
To obtain a fence or driveway permit, now required by the Inspection Department, complete the "building" section of the building permit application and bring that, along with a site plan outlining the proposed improvements, to the Inspection Dept. office.
Fencing standards exist under the building code section 30.04(3) and driveway standards exist under the zoning code 23.01(14(i).
The Deferred Compensation Representative will be here for a semi-annual enrollment and review of the Nationwide Deferred Compensation Program for the City of Stevens Point employees. You can schedule your appointment online or stop in to visit with him.
The June, 2018 EAP Connection and Health Newsletter have been published. These free resources are provided by ERC, our Employee Assistance Program, and Ascension Employer Solutions.
The November 2017 Wisconsin Retirement System Newsletter features information about Free Online Financial Fitness Program, WRS Contribution Rates to Decrease, New Video Series: Your Health Benefits in Retirement, and Information for Domestic Partners.
Emerald ash borer was found in Stevens Point in 2016. On Mon., June 18, City Forestry personnel and Trugreen will begin treating 550 ash trees in the rights-of-way. Residents who have ash trees on their property should look into having the trees treated.
Trees smaller than about ten inches in diameter can be successfully treated with products bought at home and garden centers. Products such as Ortho Bug B Gone Year Long Tree and Shrub Insect Control, or Bayer Advanced Tree and Shrub Protection are exampl...Read More
We will collect Tuesday's garbage route & recycling route #2 on Monday, July 2. We'll collect Wednesday's garbage route & recycling route #4 on Tuesday, July 3. There will be no collection on Wednesday, July 4. There are no other changes to the schedule.
Rising Sand Organics will pick up 5 gallon buckets of food waste that households & businesses leave at the curb. They'll swap full buckets for a clean, empty ones. The buckets have screw-top lids that seal in odors & allow for easy handling & cleaning.
Rising Sand Organics, a new cooperative farm located in Custer, is collaborating with Whitefeather Organics and Central Rivers Farmshed to bring curbside compost collection to the Stevens Point area.
UWSP waste management students helped get the ...Read More
We have a vacancy on our Historic Preservation & Design Review Commission. City residents with an interest in landmarks preservation, architectural & urban design, etc may apply online. Commissioners are appointed by the Mayor & confirmed by the Council.
In this episode of "Talking Point with Mayor Mike," Mayor Wiza and his special guest Greg Wright discuss CREATE Portage County and its programs and services, including the IDEA Center and the Levitt Amp Concert Series.
Talking Point can be seen on Community TV, channel 984 on Charter Spectrum TV, at the following times:
American Asphalt closed the Division St. (Business 51) and North Point Dr. intersection on Thursday, June 7. Both ramps from I-39 to Division St. are closed. The closure is expected to last until August 30, 2018.
The City is taking applications for part-time, seasonal Lifeguards. Must have a current First Aid Certification, Professional/Community CPR/AED, & Lifeguard Training Certification. $9.79/hour. Apply by June 29.
June's City of Stevens Point Board, Commission, and Committee minutes, and May's Common Council minutes have been posted.
The June 19 County Board meeting video is online. It will play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum channel 984) and on WSNP-LP radio, 105.9 FM, Wednesday, June 20 at 5:00 pm & 10:00 pm, and Thursday, June 21 at 7:30 am.
The June 18 City Council meeting video is online. It will play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum channel 984) and on WSNP-LP radio, 105.9 FM, Tuesday, June 19 at 5 & 10 pm, and Wednesday, June 20 at 7:30 am.
The June 11 City Committee & Special Council meeting videos are online. They will all play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum channel 984) and on WSNP-LP radio, 105.9 FM, Wednesday, June 13 at 5 & 10 pm, and Thursday, June 13 at 7:30 am.
The City's FM radio station, WSNP-LP 105.9 FM, can be heard on the City's website using any browser, and free mobile apps are available for Android and iPhone/iPad users. The apps make it easier to listen on mobile devices and have just been upgraded.
"People have another way to keep up with all of the great things going on in Stevens Point by listening to our radio station online - from anywhere in the country," said Mayor Mike Wiza. "Not only can they hear the great music, but also Tal...Read More
Free City Band concerts are held Wednesday evenings, June 6 - August 1, at 7:00 PM at the bandshell at Pfiffner Pioneer Park. (In case of rain, the concerts are held in the gymnasium at St. Paul Lutheran Church and School.)
2018 City Band Concert Schedule City Band concerts are held Wednesday evenings at 7:00 PM at the bandshell at Pfiffner Pioneer Park.
We can offer you great savings on tickets to Noah's Ark, Mount Olympus, Great America, and the Milwaukee Zoo. We accept cash, checks, and credit or debit cards. Save 22-74% over gate prices!
The Goerke Park tennis and pickleball courts and the Mead Park tennis courts are open for use. (Subject to change without notice because of conditions.)
The Police Department is investigating a report of an armed robbery which took place earlier today at approx. 12:08 AM in the 1800 block of Wyatt Ave. Police are looking for further information, which may be submitted anonymously to Crimestpoppers.
The Police Dept. Annual Report contains a Crime Summary; Arrest Summary; Strategic Direction; Staff Roster; and reports from Administrative Services, Operations, Emergency Management & Civilian Services, Fleet Maintenance, SWAT, and other important info.
On Monday, June 25, 5 AM - 8 PM, both northbound lanes on Church St., Michigan Ave. north to Heffron will be closed to through traffic. 8 PM Monday, June 25 to 3 PM Friday, June 29, northbound traffic will be restricted to one lane on Church (no detour).
Central Transportation offers a Youth Ride Free program June 7 - August 31. Youth age 18 and under can ride the bus free! Enjoy safe transportation on air-conditioned buses anywhere on our regular routes. Excludes day care, school, and group field trips.
Due to the closing of the Division St. and North Point Drive Intersection, Central Transit buses will detour using Maria Dr, 2nd St N, and Northpoint Dr. There will be no request stops at Sentry Insurance (1800 North Point Dr.) during the construction.
Iverson and Goerke Winter Sports Areas are CLOSED for the Season. Thank you for a great year!