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Posted on: October 11, 2018

Request for Proposal: Extrication Equipment for Rescue and Fire Suppression Vehicles

The Stevens Point Fire Department is accepting bids for battery powered extrication equipment and tools, airbag lifting kits, and vehicle stabilization kits to outfit two fire apparatus. Proposals are due by 5:00 pm on October 26, 2018.

Read the Complete Request For Proposals (pdf)
Posted on: October 10, 2018

Stevens Point Leaf Collection October 29, 2018

Leaf collection in the City of Stevens Point begins at 7 AM on Monday, October 29. All leaves, grass clippings, and garden waste must be in bags at curbside by 7 AM on the 29th. (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 29.

  • Leaves and grass clippings should be in any color plastic bag.
  • No bags larger than 33 gallons.
  • Do not put ...
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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Consider Serving on Deer Management Committee

We have vacancies on our Deer Management Committee, which works with local pantries, the DNR & the Police Dept., assessing/recommending options for deer herd management within the City. Typically meets 4-6 times/year. City residents, apply if interested.

See the Committee Application (pdf)
Posted on: October 9, 2018

City Seeks Christmas Tree for Downtown

We're looking for a Christmas tree for downtown. It should be nearby because we have to transport it. It should be 30 - 40 feet tall with a nice shape. It needs to be donated. We’ll cut it down. If you have one or know someone who does, call 715-346-1540.

Posted on: October 3, 2018

Parks Commission Seeks Input on Dredging Iverson Beach

The McDill Lake District wants to dredge the Iverson Park beach area to create a silt trap for sand flowing downstream toward McDill Pond. The Park Board seeks input from park users about the proposed project & its effect on the swimming area & the park.

The McDill Lake District feels that creating a silt trap will protect McDill Pond from further shallowing caused by the sand flowing down the Plover River. They propose to begin dredging the sand in the Iverson beach area after October 14, 2019. The sa...Read More
Posted on: September 27, 2018

WPS Replacing Meters in Stevens Point

Wisconsin Public Service will be replacing electric and gas meters in Stevens Point October through January or until complete. Contracted Southern Cross technicians will have WPS badges and drive vehicles branded with both Southern Cross and WPS logos.

Posted on: August 17, 2018

Changes to Metered Parking near UWSP

The City of Stevens Point will be implementing changes to the on-street multi-space metered parking around the University. Changes will include an expansion of the metered zone, reduced enforcement hours, and an increase to the hourly rate.

The expanded metered parking zone will now include Stanley Street from Reserve to Fremont, Portage Street from Division Street to Reserve Street, Phillips Street from Portage Street to Briggs Street, Briggs Street from Division Street to Reserve Street, R...Read More

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Now Accepting Room Tax Funding Requests for Special Events

The Stevens Point Tourism Commission will accept proposals for use of future room tax funds until November 30, 2018. All completed proposals must be returned by November 30, 2018 to be considered.

Funds will granted to non-profit organizations exempt from Federal Taxation under Section (3) of the Internal Revenue code or service/civic/organizations. A priority will be given to projects/programs which will attract visitors to the community, along wi...Read More

Download the Guidelines and Proposal Forms (pdf)
Posted on: September 25, 2018

Mayor's Minute: Stanley St. Reconsideration

In this "Mayor's Minute" video, Stevens Point Mayor Mike Wiza discusses the recent reconsideration of the Stanley Street re-striping project.

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