Arena board approves Capital Improvement Plan and 2021 budget

The Arena Village Board approved the Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) 2021-2026 at the December 1 village board meeting.

Prairie du Sac installs electric vehicle charging station, Sauk City updates water monitoring system

In Sauk Prairie municipal news:


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Sauk City’s SCADA system is nearly complete, as the village made what is nearly the final payment of $12,000.

Prairie du Sac electric utility donates to community organizations

The Village of Prairie du Sac Municipal Electric Utility, in collaboration with WPPI Energy, recently donated a total of $1,500 to local community organizations.

No more alternate side parking for Village of Black Earth

Alternate side parking is no more in the Village of Black Earth, as the board elected at their November meeting to take down the signs and repeal the ordinance. Trustees agreed there were other, better ways to ensure the streets were properly plowed, including the use of a snow emergency.

Arena changes meeting notification policy, adjusts budget

A recommendation was made to approve Ordinance No. 2020-110 to amend Section 2.10.090(a) of the Municipal Code of the Village of Arena, Iowa County, Wisconsin, Relating to Meetings at the Arena Village Board of Trustees November meeting.

Sauk County budget about the same, but property values expected to rise, driving tax bills higher

Sauk County residents won’t see much of a break on their tax bill for next year. However, their property values are also expected to go up.

Village of Arena settles lawsuit filed by interim clerk

At the October meeting of the Arena Village Board, trustees agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by former interim clerk Taylor Scott in May. The village agreed to pay $300 in attorney fees and $178 in filing fees.

Sauk County Board appoints new positions, welcomes Administrator

It was a relatively quick Sauk County Board meeting this month, with the board approving several requests, including those to create new positions within departments.


Addressing opioid issues

Black Earth looks at creek repairs

Trout Unlimited spoke to the Black Earth Village Board at their September meeting about potential improvements to the stretch of Black Earth Creek running through, and adjacent to, the village.

Prairie du Sac’s Riverwalk Park construction delayed

The Village Board of Prairie du Sac elected to give G Pro Excavating & Landscaping a one month extension to complete work on the Riverwalk Park. The work was planned to be completed by September 30, and now must be done by October 30. G Pro had asked for an extension to November 30.


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