It's time to enroll in the City's Flexible Spending Account and/or Health Savings Account Programs for 2018. Completed enrollment forms must be received in City Personnel no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.
Stevens Point Fire Fighters are sporting pink throughout October in an effort to fight breast and other cancers. They will be selling pink shirts at Station 1 all month. Proceeds benefit the Saint Michael’s Foundation. Youth - X-Large $10 XXL $13.
Leaf collection in the City of Stevens Point begins at 7 AM on Monday, October 30. All leaves, grass clippings, and garden waste must be in bags at curbside by 7 AM on the 30th. (There will be no branch collection.)
Collection crews will come by sometime that week to pick up your bagged leaves. However, you must have them at curbside by 7 AM on Monday, October 30.
The Hoover Grade Separation Project has been substantially completed & will be opened at 5:00 p.m. on Thurs., Oct. 19. Some construction will be taking place in areas surrounding the overpass, so please use caution when traveling through the area.
The public can expect inside lane closures at a later date to install the street lighting along the median. “Road Work Ahead” signs will remain in place until the installation of the lights is completed. Read More
First District Alder Tori Jennings will hold office hours on Tuesday, October 24, 4:40 - 6:30 PM, in the Portage County Public Library, Pinery Room., 1001 Main St. (Downtown Stevens Point).
The Stevens Point City Council has established that Trick-or-Treating shall be on on Halloween, October 31, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.each and every year, no matter what day of the week that is. This year, that happens to be a Tuesday.
People using the parking pay stations in the City of Stevens Point can sign up to pay using a third-party application from Passport Parking. The App is available from Google Play and the App Store or at http://ppprk.com.
The City of Stevens Point is updating certain sections of its Ordinances which relate to property maintenance, and conducted a Property Maintenance Survey in 2017. 490 people completed the survey. The results are available in the attached report.
The Stevens Point Area Convention & Visitors Bureau wants to know what you think of travel in Wisconsin and offers the chance to win $500 cash for taking a brief survey. Results will be used to make the Stevens Point Area a better place to live and visit.
Signs are in place for parking pay stations around the university and hospital. Anyone parking within the signed area 7 AM - 6 PM. Monday - Friday must use one of the pay stations. Parking enforcement will increase beginning September 25.
The Stevens Point Tourism Commission is accepting proposals for room tax funds to be granted to non-profit organizations exempt from Federal Tax under Section (3) of the Internal Revenue code, or service/civic/organizations. Deadline: December 1, 2017.
28.50 hrs./week, 5:30 - 10:00 PM, Mon. - Fri., and 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sat., when UWSP campus is in full session. Must be available to cover other assigned shifts. High school diploma or GED & Class “B” CDL with air brake & passenger endorsement required.
This position is a skilled, professional department level position responsible to plan, organize and direct personnel, programs, policies and administration of the Building Inspection Division. Salary Depends on Qualifications.
Starting Wage is $20.74. Under supervision, assume responsibility for the proper operation and maintenance of the sewage treatment equipment and facility. Apply by October 31, 2017
October's City of Stevens Point Board, Commission, and Committee minutes, and September's Common Council minutes have been posted.
The Oct. 16 City Council meeting video is online. It will all play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum ch. 984) & on WSNP-LP, 105.9 FM, Tues., Oct. 17 at 5 & 11 pm, and Wed., Oct. 18 at 7:30 am.
The October 10 County Board meeting video is online. It will play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum ch. 984) & on WSNP-LP, 105.9 FM, Wed., October 11 at 5 & 11 pm, and Thurs., October 12 at 7:30 am.
The Oct. 9 City Committee meeting videos are online. They will all play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum ch. 984) & on WSNP-LP, 105.9 FM, Tues., Oct. 10 at 5 & 11 pm, and Wed., Oct. 11 at 7:30 am.
Episode 79 of "Portage County Matters," produced by Portage County Executive Patty Dreier and Stevens Point Community TV, features special guest Judge Thomas Flugaur.
"Portage County Matters" can be seen on Community TV, digital channel 984 on Charter Communications at the following times:
The next session of Ice Skating Lessons for the entire family at the K.B. Willett Ice Arena runs October 21 - December 2. Mail or drop off your registration form with payment and waiver beginning Saturday, October 14.
The Goerke and Mead Park tennis and pickleball courts are open for use. (Subject to change without notice because of changes in conditions.)
On Oct. 23, Mr. Helminski will be released to Community Supervision administered by the Dept. of Corrections. He is NOT wanted by the police at this time. This notice is not to increase fear; but is released because an informed public is a safer public.
The Riverfront Arts Center is hosting an exhibit of monoprint, mixed media, & metal featuring artists Mark Brueggeman, Julie Sittler, & Patrick Plunkett. Opens Fri., Sept. 29 at 11 AM with an opening reception 5 -7 pm and runs until Sun., Oct. 29.