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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Hoover/Country Club Overpass Open at 5 pm Oct. 19

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

Posted on: October 16, 2017

Ald. Jennings (Dist. 1) Office Hours October 24

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).

Any district or City resident may attend to share ideas and discuss concerns or questions about City matters, including a new City Hall and managed parking. Please note parking in the lot attached to the Library, as well as the street surrounding, is 2 h...Read More More Info. about Alderperson Jennings
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Trick-or-Treat on Halloween, October 31, 5 - 8 pm

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.

Trick or Treat Safety Tips from the Police Department: 1. Try to Trick or Treat when it is still light outside. 2. If you Trick or Treat in the dark, make sure your costume is light in color. 3. Carry a flashlight with you so you can be easily seen. 4. U...Read More
Posted on: October 1, 2017

Stevens Point Leaf Collection Schedule 2017

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.

  • Leaves and grass clippings should be in any color plastic bag.
  • No bags larger than 33 gallons.
  • Do not put ...
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More Collection & Drop-off Information
Posted on: September 4, 2017

Pay for Parking with Mobile App

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.

App users must first create an account with Passport Parking by following an easy, step-by-step process.  To pay for parking, users will be prompted to enter a zone number (1503 for the University area), their vehicle information, duration of t...Read More See the Passport ParkingFrequently Asked Questions
Posted on: September 27, 2017

Property Maintenance Survey Results Report

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.

Property Maintenance Survey Results Report (pdf)
Posted on: September 25, 2017

Take the Wisconsin Leisure Travel Survey

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.

Take the Survey Now
Posted on: September 19, 2017

Stevens Point Parking Pay Stations Installed and Enforced

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.

Parking pay stations have been installed in some areas of the City of Stevens Point and are operational. The parking rate is 50 cents per hour, and the pay stations take coins or credit/debit cards.  See the link below for locations and images o...Read More Kiosk locations, image, signage (pdf)
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Now Accepting Room Tax Funding Requests

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.

Priority will be given to projects/programs which will attract visitors to the community along with serving residents. Funds may not be used to offset general operating or funding of an organization. The Committee encourages projects/programs develope...Read More & Apply

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