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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Green Ribbon Campaign: EAB is Here, Treat Your Ash This Year

The City of Stevens Point, Golden Sands Resource Conservation & Development Council, & UWSP urban forestry students will put green ribbons on ash trees downtown & in the 1100 block of Main St. Today, April 27, at 3:30 pm to raise awareness about EAB.

Ribbons will be placed only on ash trees on publicly-owned land.  About 300 Ash street trees along Main, Clark, and Division Street North & along the Green Circle trail running through Pfiffner and Bukolt Park will have ribbons tied around th...Read More

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Stevens Point Achieves High Flyer Bird City Status Again

Bird City communities are at the forefront of forging a statewide coalition of citizens & public officials who recognize that birds are more than beautiful - they are significant. High Flyers go above & beyond in their conservation and education actions.

To earn a High Flyer Award, a community must document that it still meets Bird City's basic qualifications and has met at least five of the following criteria from at least two different categories: 1. Creation and Protection of Habitat A. The community ...Read More More about Stevens Point as a Bird City
Posted on: April 25, 2017

Water Main Flushing April 30 to May 6

The Water Dept. will clean all water mains 10 pm, Sunday, April 30 to 6 am Monday, and each night through Wed., May 3, and during the day Fri., May 5. Water pressure may be low, but water will not be shut off. Water may be discolored during the process.

Posted on: April 21, 2017

Talking Point with Mayor Wiza Ep. 14 Online, on Radio & TV

In this episode of "Talking Point with Mayor Mike," Mayor Wiza and guest Mark Kordus, the new City Neighborhood Improvement Coordinator, discuss the Stevens Point Neighborhood Improvement & Property Maintenance Department and the ongoing Community Survey.

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 10:00 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
  • Satu...
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Posted on: April 13, 2017

City of Stevens Point Property & Maintenance Survey

The City of Stevens Point is updating various sections of the Municipal Code of Ordinances which relate to existing structures, rental properties, maintenance, and subsequent land uses within the City. You can participate by taking a brief online survey.

Given the potential broad reaching effects of this code the City is actively gathering information from residents and property owners on what their issues and concerns are.   The survey will take about 10 minutes to complete and includes no more...Read More
Posted on: April 13, 2017

WSNP-LP Now Streaming via Website & Mobile Apps

The City's low-power FM radio station, WSNP-LP 105.9 FM, is now streaming. It can be heard on the City's website using any browser, and free mobile apps are available for Android and iPhone/iPad users. The apps make it easier to listen on mobile devices.

"Now that we're streaming the radio station, people have another way to keep up with all of the great things going on in Stevens Point - from anywhere in the country," said Mayor Mike Wiza. "Not only can they hear the great music, but also ...Read More

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

City Still Accepting Room Tax Funding Requests

The Stevens Point Tourism Commission is accepting proposals for use of future room tax funds, which will granted to non-profit organizations exempt from Federal Taxation under Section (3) of the Internal Revenue code or service/civic/organizations.

Priority will be given to projects/programs which will attract visitors to the community along with serving residents. Funds may not be used to offset general operating or funding of an organization. The Committee encourages projects/programs develope...Read More
Posted on: April 17, 2017

Stevens Point Among Best Cities for Outdoor Lovers

Stevens Point is one of 18 Wisconsin cities that Millennial Personal Finance ranked as the 500 best (out of 5,000+) cities in the US for outdoor lovers using their Outdoor Lover Index, indicative of the number of outdoor places per person in a given city.

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