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Stevens Point Awarded $300,000 Brownfield Grant  - “We’re very excited to have received this grant. It gives us the opportunity to partner with the EPA and address areas we’ve identified for redevelopment in our long term planning,” said Stevens Point Mayor Mike Wiza. Read More
Now Accepting Applications for Positions on Bicycle & Pedestrian Street Safety Commission  - The BPSSC shall be comprised of 5 commissioners and 1 alternate who must be City residents. Members should have experience & interest in pedestrian and bicycle transportation safety, familiarity with the Portage County Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan, etc. Read More
Request for Proposals: Purchase Vacant Lot, Build Single Family Home  - The Stevens Point Redevelopment Authority seeks proposals for the purchase of vacant property at 101 Georgia St. and construction of a single family home there. Buyers must be able to complete construction within 18 months of the transfer of the property. Read the RFP for Complete Information (pdf)
Info. Meeting on Guidelines for Season Long Parklets, April 26  - Mayor Wiza will hold a Public Info. Meeting on Thurs., April 26 at 6: 00 pm at the Idea Ctr., 1039 Ellis St, to provide information about a proposed Parklet Program and to seek feedback from residents, business owners and users. The public is welcome.
Stevens Point Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee Dissolved  - Monday, April 16, the Stevens Point Common Council voted to create the Bicycle and Pedestrian Street Safety Commission, which will take the place of the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee formed by Mayor Wiza in 2015. Read More
Green Circle Trail One of Wisconsin's Best Outdoor Adventures  - One of 4 Wild Spots to See this Spring, the Green Circle "extends 27.5 miles around Stevens Point, linking scenic natural areas along the Wisconsin & Plover Rivers as it winds through forests, parks & wetlands, a good bet for an adventure on two wheels." Read the Full Article
What's With all the Orange Bikes in Stevens Point?  - UWSP has partnered with bike-share company Spin to provide 125 orange shareable bikes on campus. Beginning April 2, anyone, even non-students, can use one of the bikes. Rides can be paid for in 30-minute increments or via an unlimited ride monthly pass. Read More, Watch Video

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