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  • Nov 12 2018
    Holiday Garbage/Recycling Collection Week of November 19-24 The Garbage/Recycling Collection Schedule for the Thanksgiving Holiday week will be as follows: Monday November 19 Monday Routes will be collected Tuesday November 20 Tuesday Routes will be collected Wednesday November 21 Wednesday and Thursday Routes will be collected Thurs... details
  • Nov 8 2018
    West Bend, Wis. (November 7, 2018) Fleet Farm and the City of West Bend are excited to announce the upcoming groundbreaking to be held at Fleet Farm s new location. Join us November 12, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. on the southeast corner of Hwy 33 and County Road Z as Fleet Farm breaks ground on their new 190,000 sq. ft. store which will include a garden center and 7,000 sq. ft. convenience store. Fleet Farm stated that now is the right time for them to grow and we will support them in this develop... details
  • Nov 7 2018
    $1,000,000 Available For Housing Repairs The Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) Division of Housing awarded $1,000,000 to the Southern Housing Region for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Housing Program. The Southern Housing Region is represented by the counties of Columbia, Dodge, Jefferson, Kenosha, Ozaukee, Racine, Rock, Sauk, Walworth and Washington. The following entitlement communities are not eligible for the Southern Housing Region: Racine, Beloit, Janesv... details
  • Oct 15 2018
    2018 LEAF COLLECTION SCHEDULE The City of West Bend Public Works will begin the 2018 Leaf Collection on Monday, October 22, 2018. Citizens are reminded that leaves are to be placed into the street gutter area for collection. Bags of leaves will not be collected and crews will not remove leaves from the area between the sidewalk and curb. Do not mix leaves with branches! Brush Collection: The last scheduled Brush Collection is the week of October 22, 2018, on the same day as yo... details
  • Sep 18 2018
    Funds may be requested to promote tourism and economic impact specifically for the City of West Bend between Friday, December 21st, 2018 and Wednesday March 20th, 2019. The primary purpose for using these funds is to create additional overnight stays at West Bend hotels. Marketing that is directed to outside of the West Bend/Washington County area will be given priority. PDF of Grant Application ... details
  • Sep 17 2018
    Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department NEWS RELEASE East Side Downton Riverwalk - Veterans Avenue Closure September 17, 2018 Veterans Avenue from East Washington Street/STH 33 to Water Street will be closed to all traffic beginning Wednesday, September 19, 2018 until approximately mid-November 2018 for construction of the East Side Downtown Riverwalk. Road users will be detoured to Indiana Avenue during this closure. Motorists wishing to access the M... details
  • Aug 28 2018
    The dark store loophole is a tax break opportunity that a few commercial property owners use to save themselves from paying their fair share of property taxes. Watch this brief video to learn more about the dark store loophole. Tax attorneys for big box stores use the dark store loophole to argue that the value of a new store in a busy, popular area should be based on the value of empty vacant stores. If a big box retailer uses the dark store loophole to cut the amount they pay in prope... details

  

 

 


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