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Posted on: June 12, 2018

July 4 (Week of July 2-7) Garbage & Recycling Schedule

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.

Posted on: June 11, 2018

Curbside Compost Collection Program

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.

Stevens Point residents can sign up for weekly or every-other-week pickup. Restaurants and other businesses can sign up for weekly pickup. Businesses that produce more than 50 gallons of food waste weekly should contact the program. Businesses that pro...Read More
Posted on: June 7, 2018

Consider Serving on Historic Preservation and Design Review Commission

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.

See the Committee Application (pdf)
Posted on: May 24, 2018

Request for Proposals: Former Lullabye Site Redevelopment, 1017 3rd St.

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

More Information The Redevelopment Authority of the City of Stevens Point (the “RA”) is soliciting proposals for the purchase and redevelopment of a ...Read More Read the RFP for Complete Information (pdf)
Posted on: June 5, 2018

Talking Point with Mayor Wiza #26 Online, on Radio, & TV

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:

  • Mondays at 12:00 Noon
  • Tuesdays at 4:30 pm and 9:30 pm
  • Wednesdays at 7:00 am and 4:00 pm
  • Thursdays at 4:30 pm and 8:30 pm
  • Fridays at 7:00 am and 6:00 pm
  • Satur...
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See the Community TV Schedule
Posted on: May 31, 2018

Division St. & North Point Dr. Intersection Closed June 7 - Aug. 30

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.

Northbound traffic is detoured to the Highway 66 West/Main Street exit. Southbound traffic is detoured to the Highway 66 East/Stanley Street exit. The closure on the east side of the intersection is located at Sentry Insurance’s westernmost dr...Read More See the Detour Map (pdf)

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