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ST. CROIX COUNTY: 4/6/17 Public Hearing re: Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
HUDSON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/13/17 Board Meeting Minutes
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Real Estate Showcase
Second and Vine intersection will be closed 4-5 weeks starting May 31
The intersection of Second and Vine streets will be closed for four to five weeks starting Tuesday, May 31, the city of Hudson announced today. The closing is to allow for a complete reconstruction of the intersection, including new pavement, curb and gutter, and underground utilities....
May 27, 2016 - 9:19am
May 23, 2016
Troy recommends bid with Hudson for Tower Road project
The Troy Town Board reviewed bids at the May 12 meeting for the Tower Road project -- one that's being shared with the city of Hudson. The board recommended Hudson accept a $745,838 bid from Albrightson Excavating, based in Woodville. Albrightson was one of four bidders on the road...
May 23, 2016 - 11:18am
May 21, 2016
96 trees will replace the ones removed from Vine Street
The Hudson City Council on Monday night awarded a $31,545 contract to Willow River Tree Co. to plant 96 boulevard trees along Vine Street. The trees will replace those removed to make way for street-widening and the installation of storm sewers. Willow River submitted the lowest of...
May 21, 2016 - 10:19am
May 14, 2016
Grandview Park now recommended site of potential city dog park
Weitkamp Park and Prospect Park have been shot down as locations for an off-leash playground for dogs. Will Grandview Park fare any better? ...
May 14, 2016 - 11:44am
May 13, 2016
Afton Islamic center approved
In front of a packed house, Afton City Council approved a conditional-use permit for a new Islamic center during its April 19 meeting. The Islamic...
May 13, 2016 - 10:42am
May 11, 2016
Faculty no-confidence votes approved at UWM, not at Eau Claire; State delays, restructures debt payments again; 15 more state news stories
Almost 300 UW-Milwaukee faculty members voted unanimously to express no confidence in System President Ray Cross and the Board of Regents. But at Eau Claire, the Faculty Senate fell one vote short Tuesday of taking the same no-confidence vote, saying the group was moving too quickly...
May 11, 2016 - 8:32am
May 8, 2016
St. Joe fundraiser boosts brush-fire truck replacement
Some 300-400 people supported the St. Joseph Fire Department at an April 29 fundraiser, bringing the department a step closer to one of its top warm-weather priorities: replacing its 28-year-old brush-fire truck. Fire Chief Ron Burton said in a telephone interview three days after...
May 8, 2016 - 2:39am
May 7, 2016
Home stretch seen for St. Joe comprehensive plan
The St. Joseph Plan Commission appears close to the home stretch of its year-plus-long process of updating the town's comprehensive plan. Stantec associate Phil Carlson, whose is firm is guiding the update process, said in an interview after the commission's April 20 working session...
May 7, 2016 - 11:06am
May 6, 2016
Hudson water quality reports is available online
The Hudson Water Utility’s annual water quality report is available online at www.hudsonwaterutility.com/waterqualityreport.pdf and on its website at www.hudsonwaterutility.com. The report delivers the results of 2015 tests for substances in the drinking water that the federal and...
May 6, 2016 - 8:15am
May 5, 2016
Calls renewed for Vine Street bike lanes, no-parking zone
Four citizens appealed to the Hudson City Council on Monday night to reconsider the design for the stretch of Vine Street that is being reconstructed this summer. Their remarks came three days after a Hudson High School senior died when his bicycle ran into the back of a vehicle legally...
May 5, 2016 - 1:28pm
April 30, 2016
New mayor makes committee appointments, Webber elected council president
Rich O'Connor began his two-year term as mayor of Hudson on Tuesday, April 19, by announcing his appointments to the City Council's standing...
April 30, 2016 - 1:47pm
April 27, 2016
Walker signs revised shoreland property rights bill; Two-year-old boy grabs gun, kills mother who was driving; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
HUMBOLDT -- Those who own property on Wisconsin waterways will get more leeway to build structures under a bill signed by Gov. Scott Walker in Humboldt Tuesday morning. The governor chose the DeKeyser Construction firm as the place to approve new rules for construction near lakes...
April 27, 2016 - 8:38am
April 25, 2016
City's new finance officer is on the job
The city's new finance officer says the opportunity to return to work in her home state is what brought her to Hudson. Brenda Malinowski grew...
April 25, 2016 - 8:14am
April 23, 2016
Council approves master plan for Carmichael Ridge
It is going to happen. After several years of planning and debate, the master plan for the 145-home development on 110 acres of the former Hudson...
April 23, 2016 - 11:14am
April 22, 2016
Vine Street reconstruction begins
The reconstruction of Vine Street began in force Monday morning. McCabe Construction workers tore the asphalt surface off of the street between...
April 22, 2016 - 10:19am