Snow Removal

CITY OF OCONTO

SIDEWALK SNOW REMOVAL

 

Under City Ordinance No. 986 and Section 6-2-7 it shall be duty of the owners and/or the occupants of any lot or parcel of land in the City of Oconto to remove, or cause to be removed, the snow and ice from any and all sidewalks.

 

The owner or occupant will have forty-eight hours to remove any snow or ice after the cessation of any fall of snow.

 

The Superintendent of Public Works or his designee shall remove or cause the snow to be removed from any and all sidewalks that may be neglected by the owner or occupant and a fee shall be assessed against the owner or occupant for the cost and expense of moving such snow. The minimum cost for the removal will be $75.00

 

Jeremy Wusterbarth

Superintendent of Public Works & Utilities

 

 

City of Oconto

Snow Plowing and Removal

 

Under City Ordinance Chapter 2 Section 6-2-11 (Unlawful Dumping on Streets.) It shall be unlawful for any person to deposit or cause to be deposited, dump, sort, scatter or leave any snow or ice in any public street, sidewalk, and alley or upon any public property of another without the express permission of the owner of occupant thereof.

 

Citations will be issued for any person violating the above said ordinance.

 

Jeremy Wusterbarth

Superintendent of Public Works & Utilities

Spring 2019 Election

Notice of

Judicial Election, Municipal and

School Board Election

 

April 2, 2019

 

STATE OF WISCONSIN

Oconto County

 

Spring Election

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that at an election is to be held in the several towns, villages, cities, wards, and election districts of the State of Wisconsin, on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, the following officers are to be elected:

 

Judicial Officers

ONE JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT, for the term of ten years, to succeed the present incumbent listed, whose term of office will expire on July 31, 2019:

 

Shirley S. Abrahamson

 

ONE COURT OF APPEALS JUDGE, for the term of six years, to succeed the present incumbent listed, whose term of office will expire on July 31, 2019:

Lisa K. Stark

 

 

 

 

 

 

TWO ALDERPERSONS, each for a term of two years, whose term will begin on Tuesday, April 16, 2019:

 

City of Oconto                Jean Feldt

Robert LeBreck

 

THREE SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS, each for a term of three years, whose term will begin on Monday,

April 22, 2019:

 

Oconto Unified School District

Crissy Kumballa – Rural Seat

Kris Alwin – City Seat

Lisa Sherman – City Seat

 

A description of the school district boundaries can be obtained from the school district office.

 

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that a Campaign Registration Statement and a Declaration of Candidacy, must be filed no later than 5:00 p.m., on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, in the office of the responsible clerk.

 

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that the first day to circulate nomination papers is December 1, 2018, and the final day for filing nomination papers is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Judicial Office candidates (except multi-jurisdictional municipal judges) file with the Wisconsin Elections Commission.

 

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that if an incumbent does not file a Notification of Noncandidacy by 5:00 p.m., on December 21, 2018, and does not seek reelection, the deadline for filing nomination papers or declaration of candidacy papers will be extended an additional 72 hours or no later than 5:00 p.m. on January 7, 2019.

 

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that if a primary is necessary, the primary will be held on Tuesday, February 19, 2019.

 

Acceptable Photo ID will be required to vote at this election. If you do not have a photo ID, you may obtain a free ID for voting from the Division of Motor Vehicles.

 

DONE in the City of Oconto, this 15th day of November, 2018.

Kim Pytleski, Oconto County Clerk, 301 Washington Street, Oconto, WI 54153

Job Opening – Part-Time Airport Maintenance

Job Opening – Part-Time Airport Maintenance

Oconto – J. Douglas Bake Municipal Airport

JOB OPPORTUNITY / AIRPORT MAINTENANCE

 

The Oconto – J. Douglas Bake Municipal Airport is accepting applications for airport maintenance positions. The position consists of Grounds, Electrical, Mechanical, Facilities maintenance assisting with all work undertaken by the Oconto Airport Department. Further information about the position can be obtained by emailing ocontoairport@bayland.net and application can be obtained via http://cityofoconto.com/Employment/Airport%20Employment%20Application.pdf  Application deadline is Thursday, February 28th, 2019.

2018 Leaf Pick-Up

LEAF PICK-UP

CITY OF OCONTO

 

We have received many phone calls about leaves ready for pick-up. The leaf pick-up is a slow process this time of the year with the amount of leaves that fall so quickly. There are times it may take us a full week just to get thru the entire city, if not just a portion of it. We have also had some unforeseen mechanical break downs. Please understand this is a slow process and it may be 7-12 days before your leaves get picked up. You also have the option to bring your leaves to the yard waste site located at 1610 Main St, which is open 7 days a week if choose not to wait for curbside pick-up. It is also helpful if you help follow the leaf pick-up policy below.

 

·        Material should be placed at the curb in separate piles. Leaves should be in a row no more than 4 feet wide and approximately 3 feet high. Leaves should be placed in open areas and not around obstacles such as street signs or trees or will not be picked up. Bagged material or mixed material will not be picked up.

 

  • Do not put leaves into the street. Place the leaves between the curb and the sidewalk and as close to the curb as possible. Leaves placed on the street will not be picked-up unless placed back in the area defined for proper pick-up. Brush cannot be mixed in with leaf piles.

 

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Thank you

 

Jeremy Wusterbarth

Superintendent of Public Works & Utilities

City of Oconto