FIRST RESPONDER MEETING
Second Monday of the Month
Are you interested in taking an Emergency Medical Responder class? Attached is the Mid-State Technical College Application. Contact Jim Yetter at 715-213-2000 or Jerry Reinwand at 715-570-8720 with questions about becoming a first responder and/or taking a class.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT OFFICER(S) OF THE TOWN OF GRANT
WILL MEET WITHQUEST CIVIL ENGINEERS, LLC
One or more officers of the Town of Grant will meet with Quest Civil Engineers, LLC, located at 320 West Grant Avenue, Wisconsin Rapids, WI at 1:00 PM on Thursday March 28, 2019
The purpose is for officer(s) to be present for the bid opening for the WisDOT TRID project
for Mill Road (100th – CTH F). Click to read notice
PRESS RELEASE — Portage County Health and Human Services is urging local residents to use caution to protect themselves and their families following the weather conditions resulting in recent flooding experienced in our area. Flood water may be contaminated with bacteria or other hazardous substances. Anyone who gets a headache, upset stomach, or flu-like symptoms after being or working in flood waters should seek immediate medical attention. Click to Read the Entire Press Release
SANDBAGS are available to T. Grant residents later today (3-15-2019) if they having/expecting flooding to their homes. If so, contact Supervisor Jim Yetter at 715-213-2000.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that at an election to be held in the Town of Grant, Portage County, Wisconsin on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, the following Advisory, Non-Binding ATV/UTV Referendum question will be submitted to a vote of the people: (Click to read the complete Notice) (Click to read Referendum)
Key Upcoming Election Related Dates
PORTAGE COUNTY SEASONAL WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS
On Wednesday, March 20, 2019, the Portage County Highway Department will be imposing seasonal weight restrictions on various County Trunk Highways. The weight restrictions are 6 tons gross load for single axle and 10 tons gross load for each tandem axle (any two axles under 8 feet apart). The maximum gross vehicle weight is 26 tons. Portage County Highway Department will begin installing signs along all posted roads beginning at 7:00 a.m. Enforcement will begin when signs are installed. Permits to exceed these limits may be granted based on the policy adopted by the Portage County Highway Committee. Click here to read entire press release
CLIMATE CHANGE FORM - Tuesday, April 30th 6:00-7:30 McMillian Library Click for info
WHO IS RUNNING FOR LOCAL OFFICES? LEARN MORE ABOUT THE CANDIDATES
The League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Rapids Area and Wisconsin Rapids Community Media (WRCM) are hosting a series of forums for the candidates on the April 2nd ballot. The Town Chair and Town of Supervisors are contested contests. The candidates in those contests have been invited to a Monday, March 18th forum at the WRCM studio located in the Centralia Center, 220 3rd Ave. S, Wisconsin Rapids. Three of the five candidates have accepted that invitation as of this writing. Click here for the WRCM website.
James Yetter (Incumbent) Candidate Statement
Heather Grys-Luecht Candidate Statement
Dale Winkler (Incumbent)
Diana Luecht (Incumbent)
Vicky Zimmerman (Incumbent)
From Where They Came to Where We Are!
Did you miss obtaining a copy of the book on the history of the Town of Grant during the sesquicentennial celebration?
It is again available. Copies are available at the Chat-R-Box Cafe.
Please be considerate to the plow drivers and the other citizens of the Town. The Town of Grant is requesting that no parking take place on our roadways, particularly in subdivisions anytime the area receives several inches of snow. Avoiding parking on the roadways will aid the plow drivers in clearing the roads and will avoid your vehicle being plowed in.
Portage County, Wisconsin
TOWN HALL LOCATION:
Town of Grant
2019 VOTING DATES - 7:00 am - 8:00 pm - only two election dates in 2019