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    ***Important Alert*** Seasonal Weight Restrictions on Roads

    Seasonal weight restrictions will be in effect starting March 18, 2019.  10 ton weight limits will be enforced on posted roads starting March 18, 2019.


    Spring Election Notice - Location, Hours & Board of Canvassers

    VILLAGE OF CHENEQUA

    OFFICIAL NOTICE

     SPRING ELECTION

    LOCATION, HOURS OF POLLING PLACE AND BOARD OF CANVASSERS

    The polls will be open for the Spring Primary to be held on April 2, 2019, from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.  Voting will take place at the Chenequa Village Hall located at 31275 W County Road K in the Village of Chenequa.  Polling place is accessible to elderly and disabled voters.

    At the close of Election Day, pursuant to the provisions of Wis. Stat. §19.84, the Election Inspectors will convene as a joint meeting of the Municipal Board of Canvassers for the purpose of conducting the municipal canvass pursuant to Wis. Stat. §§7.51 and 7.53(1). This meeting will be open to the public pursuant to Wis. Stat. §§19.81-89.

    If needed, the Municipal Board of Canvassers will also hold a meeting at 4:00 p.m. in the Village Office to process and count late-arriving provisional ballots (if any) that arrived in our office by mail on Friday, April 5, 2019.

    Pamela Ann Little
    Village Clerk-Treasurer
    Phone:  262-367-2239


    WAUKESHA COUNTY KICKS OFF NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH GOODWILL FOR ELECTRONICS AND APPLIANCE RECYCLING EVENTS

    (WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County is kicking off a new partnership with Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin’s E-Cycle program with an electronics and appliance recycling event. The partnership will allow residents to recycle several items they were unable to conveniently drop off during previous events. The kickoff event will take place at the Goodwill Store and Donation Center, 1408 Summit Avenue, Oconomowoc, on Saturday, March 9, from 9 am until noon.

    “This partnership with Goodwill runs the full gamut of opportunities for the community,” said Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow. “Not only will it be easier for residents to e-cycle, recycling with Goodwill supports activities that benefit the community, like training people for employment.”

    The partnership allows for additional items to be collected. These newly accepted items include home goods, and pre-shredded paper (no fee) and paper for secure shredding ($5). Other items that will be continue to be collected include computers, laptops, flat screen computer monitors, scanners, DVD players, VCRs, stereos, cell phones, telephones, and appliances including air conditioners, dehumidifiers, refrigerators, microwaves, watercoolers, freezers, water heaters, washer/dryers, stoves, ovens/ranges, and dishwashers (no fee). Television sets ($25 each) and Cathode Ray Tube computer monitors ($10 each) are collected for a fee which can be paid with Visa, Mastercard, or cash. No broken or de-manufactured television or computer units will be accepted. State law bans electronics and appliances from landfills and incinerators.

    Through these special collection events, residents can easily ensure that these items are reused or recycled. Electronics and appliances can only be taken to Goodwill during special collection events. Collected items will also help Goodwill train and employ people with disabilities and disadvantages. Appliances are responsibly recycled by Refrigerant Depot, LLC.

    This new partnership provides residents with six collection events annually. The remainder of the 2019 schedule is listed below.

    These collection events are for household electronics and appliances only. Businesses are required by Wisconsin law to recycle and there are several options to contract for these services listed on our website, waukeshacounty.gov/recycling.

    For more information about recycling, visit www.waukeshacounty.gov/recycling, download the free Waukesha County Recycles mobile call 262-896-8300. Like Waukesha County Recycles on Facebook and follow us on Twitter!

    2019 Waukesha County
    Household Electronics and Appliance Recycling Events

    Date

    Time Location Address
    May 11, 2019 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. City of New Berlin 16550 W National Ave., New Berlin
    July 13, 2019 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. City of Brookfield 19700 Riverview Dr., Brookfield
    September 14, 2019 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Village of Mukwonago 630 E Veterans Way, Mukwonago
    November 9, 2019 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. City of Pewaukee TBD

    For more information available at: www.waukeshacounty.gov/recycling

     


    Voting by Absentee Ballot - Spring Election

    VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT

    Any qualified elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on Election Day may request to vote an absentee ballot.  A qualified elector is any U.S. citizen, who will be 18 years of age or older on Election Day, who has resided in the ward or municipality where he or she wishes to vote for at least 10 consecutive days before the election.  The elector must also be registered in order to receive an absentee ballot.  Proof of identification must be provided before an absentee ballot may be issued.

    TO OBTAIN AN ABSENTEE BALLOT YOU MUST MAKE A REQUEST IN WRITING.

    Contact your municipal clerk and request that an application for an absentee ballot be sent to you for the primary or election or both.  You may also submit a written request in form of a letter.  Your written request must list your voting address within the municipality where you wish to vote, the address where the absentee ballot should be sent, if different, and your signature.  You may make application for an absentee ballot by mail, email or in person.

    Special absentee voting application provisions apply to electors who are indefinitely confined to home or a care facility, in the military, hospitalized, or serving as a sequestered juror.  If this applies to you, contact the municipal clerk regarding deadlines for requesting and submitting an absentee ballot.

    You may also request and vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office or other specified location during the days and hours specified for casting an absentee ballot.

    PAMELA ANN LITTLE

    31275 W County Road K

    Chenequa, Wisconsin

    262-367-2239

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8 am to 4:30 pm

    Friday 8 am to 3 pm

    The deadline for making application to vote absentee by mail is:

    5 pm on the fifth day before the election, Thursday, March 28, 2019.

    The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is:

    Monday, March 12, 2019.

    The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is:

    5 pm on the Friday before the election, Friday, March 29, 2019.

    No in-person absentee voting may occur the day before the election.

    The Municipal Clerk will deliver voted ballots returned on or before Election Day to the proper polling place or counting location before the polls close on April 2, 2019. Any ballots received after the polls close will not be counted.

    Lake Country School District

    North Lake School District

    Stone Bank School District

    Swallow School District

    Type E Notice – Posted March 1, 2019


    RETZER NATURE CENTER ANNOUNCES NEW SPRING WORKSHOP SERIES

    Prepare for spring at free public workshops presented by Johnson’s Nursery, Inc.

    (WAUKESHA, WI) – Think spring and prepare for warmer weather at expert-led workshops and programs. Retzer Nature Center invites residents and visitors to a series of free programs highlighting popular springtime topics.

    “These workshops are a great way for people to engage with local experts as they prepare for spring,” said Janet Barthel, Nature Center Supervisor. “The support from local partners, like Johnson’s Nursery, make these programs possible for the community.”

    The series runs one Saturday a month from 9:00 a.m. to Noon, February through April at Retzer Nature Center, located at S14W28167 Madison Street, Waukesha. Each seminar will be led by an expert and will cover a range of information on the topic. Participants are welcome to come for one session or stay for them all. The programs highlight birding, gardening and citizen science.

    Spring Workshop Series Lineup:

    • April 13: Citizen Science Day

    Registration is free, but required by Friday before the program. For more information or to register for Retzer Nature Center’s Spring Workshop Series, call 262-896-8007, or visit www.waukeshacounty.gov/springworkshops. Detailed workshop schedules available below.

    About Retzer Nature Center

    Retzer Nature Center is a part of the Waukesha County Park System, which is a natural resource based park system that demonstrates stewardship while providing recreational and educational opportunities. For more information, visit www.waukeshacounty.gov/retzernaturecenter, follow Waukesha County Parks on Twitter, or like us on Facebook.

    Retzer Nature Center Spring Workshop Series

    Presented by Johnson’s Nursery, Inc.

    Saturday, April 13, 2019: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Check in begins at 8:45 a.m.  Register by Friday, April 5th.
    Time Workshop Description
    9:00-9:50 a.m. Wild in Waukesha – Citizen Science Projects Presentation Join Waukesha County Parks and Land Use for the launch of our first-ever county-wide Citizen Science Program! Our conservation biologist will discuss how you can help study and protect rare plant and wildlife populations through Citizen Science in Waukesha County. Citizen Scientists will be trained to help monitor wetlands, birds, small mammals, amphibians, reptiles, butterflies, and more! No prior experience necessary.
    10:00-10:50 a.m. Migratory Bird Survey Program & Hike Learn how to do a bird survey and why we should. Then help document breeding and migratory birds with our trained staff using the Retzer’s vital natural areas. Dress for the weather.
    11:00-11:50 a.m. Wetland Monitoring Program

    & Hike

    Learn about wetlands and what goes into monitoring them. Then learn about surveying for sensitive species that inhabit our local wetlands such as frogs, toads, salamanders, and fairy shrimp! Dress for the weather.


    NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION - APRIL 2, 2019

    NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION
     Village of Chenequa
     April 2, 2019

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that at an election to be held in the Village of Chenequa, on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, the following offices are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed.  The term for Village Trustee begins on April 16, 2019.  The term for all other offices begins on May 1, 2019.  All terms are for two years unless otherwise indicated.

    OFFICE                                                          INCUMBENT
    Village President                                         Jo Ann F Villavicencio
    Village Trustee                                             Michael Pranke
    Village Trustee                                             John Syburg
    Village Trustee                                             David Myers
     
    NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that the first day to circulate nomination papers is Saturday, December 1, 2018 and the final day for filing nomination papers is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 in the office of the Village Clerk.

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

    Done in the Village of Chenequa
    on November 12, 2018.
                                                                           
    Pamela Ann Little
    Village Clerk

    Type A Notice – Posted & Published 11-26-18


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    policeclerk@chenequa.org

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    VILLAGE OF CHENEQUA  •  31275 W County Highway K  •  CHENEQUA WI 53029

    OFFICE HOURS:  Monday • Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm  •  Friday 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

    VILLAGE HALL  (262) 367-2239  •  Fax (262) 367-3341  •  POLICE DEPARTMENT  911 or (262) 367-2145

    AFTER HOURS POLICE  911 or (262) 367-2600 (WCC Dispatch Center)