Candidates Who Have Filed For Common Council Seats | Jan 09, 2017
CITY OF PLATTEVILLE GRANT COUNTY, WI CANDIDATES WHO HAVE FILED FOR COMMON COUNCIL SEATS The following candidates filed nomination papers to be elected to the Common Council of the City of Platteville. Two seats will be filled at the April 4, 2017 Spring Election. Lots were drawn at 10:15 AM on January 4, 2017 to…
Teju the Storyteller Free Concert to Celebrate Martin Luther King Day | Jan 09, 2017
About Teju the Storyteller Teju comes from a long family tradition of storytellers. His mother and father, his grandmothers, one grandfather-and a great grandfather were storytellers. His stories are drawn from African traditions and African American history and folklore. His high-energy, fast paced and witty performances are spellbinding. These riveting performances always hint at wry…
Christmas Tree Disposal | Dec 13, 2016
The City of Platteville Street Department will be picking up Christmas trees (weather permitting) on the following Mondays: January 9, 16, 23, and 30, 2017. Trees should be placed at curbside for pick up. Questions, call 348-9741, Ext. 2238.
Teju the Storyteller Free Concert to Celebrate Martin Luther King Day | Dec 12, 2016
The Mining & Rollo Jamison Museums presents a free performance with Teju the Storyteller to celebrate Martin Luther King Day on Monday, January 16, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Platteville Municipal Auditorium in City Hall. Teju comes from a long family tradition of storytellers. His mother and father, his grandmothers, one grandfather-and a great…
Library Block Project Updates 10-14-2016 thru 11-14-2016 | Nov 14, 2016
11-14-2016 Work is continuing indoors and on the hotel. Public Works Director Crofoot and Library Director Lee-Jones toured the new Library to verify placement of electrical switches and outlets on Thursday. Paving of the surface parking lot is anticipated next week. 10-28-2016: Brick work on the Library should be finishing up early next week. The big push is to get one layer of asphalt on the surface parking lot in the next 2 weeks for a staging area over winter. They are also working on enclosing the building to allow heaters for indoor work in the winter. 10-21-2016: Work is progressing with…
Library Block Project Update 9-27-2016 | Sep 27, 2016
Work is progressing on roofing the Library, installing steel wall studs and getting it closed in. Contractors are working to have the surface parking lot ready and the first layer of blacktop paved this fall. The weather has been a hindrance to progress this past week. NCI is reviewing the schedule to see if the extensive rains have impacted the overall schedule.