To obtain a fence or driveway permit, now required by the Inspection Department, complete the "building" section of the building permit application and bring that, along with a site plan outlining the proposed improvements, to the Inspection Dept. office.
Fencing standards exist under the building code section 30.04(3) and driveway standards exist under the zoning code 23.01(14(i).
A reminder to students & other residents doing Spring cleaning or preparing to move - interior furniture & other bulk items are not allowed outside your dwelling, and definitely not on the curb. The City offers a curbside pick-up service for $10 per item.
The Stevens Point Redevelopment Authority seeks proposals for the purchase of vacant property at 101 Georgia St. and construction of a single family home there. Buyers must be able to complete construction within 18 months of the transfer of the property.
Funds are available for downtown commercial façade building restoration & renovation improvements. Grant application & design review can be approved prior to construction season. Grants can potentially cover 40% of total project costs. Apply by May 25.
The Wis. Dept. of Employee Trust Funds has released their Retirement System News & Information for Non-Retired Members of the Retirement System. Topics include "How Are My WRS Benefits Taxed?" "Transitioning Your Health Benefits into Retirement," & more.
The November 2017 Wisconsin Retirement System Newsletter features information about Free Online Financial Fitness Program, WRS Contribution Rates to Decrease, New Video Series: Your Health Benefits in Retirement, and Information for Domestic Partners.
Stevens Point celebrated Arbor Day on Friday, May 11. Mayor Wiza and City Forestry staff planted seven trees (funded by WPS) along the west side of the Bandshell in Pfiffner Park.
A presentation given at the May 14, 2018 Board of Public Works meeting provided an update on the City's parking program, including information about the Parking Kiosks, Parking Enforcement, and Overnight Parking.
The Wisconsin Economic Development Association recently presented Sen.Patrick Testin (R-Stevens Point) with the 2018 “Champion of Economic Development” award for his support of policies to drive economic growth and prosperity in Wisconsin.
The City of Stevens Point needs willing and qualified applicants to fill all the positions on the BPSSC. If you are interested, please fill out our Commission Membership Application. Members will be appointed by the Mayor & confirmed by the City Council.
Attach additional pages as needed. Please explain your relevant background, familiarity with the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) and the Portage County Countywide Bicycle and P...Read More
We can offer you great savings on tickets to Noah's Ark, Mount Olympus, Great America, and the Milwaukee Zoo. We accept cash, checks, and credit or debit cards. Save 22-74% over gate prices!
$14.10 / Hr. Construction and design surveying, construction inspection, and marking utility locations. May assist with other engineering activities. Seasonal position for Full time student at a university or tech college in a related field of study.
The May 15 County Board meeting video is online. It will play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum channel 984) and on WSNP-LP radio, 105.9 FM, Wednesday, May 16 at 1:30 pm, and Thursday, May 17 at 5:00 pm, and 10:00 pm.
The May 15 City Council meeting video is online. It will play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum channel 984) and on WSNP-LP radio, 105.9 FM, Wednesday, May 16 at 5 & 10 pm, and Thursday, May 17 at 7:30 am.
The May 14 City Committee & Special Plan Commission meeting videos are online. They will all play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum channel 984) and on WSNP-LP radio, 105.9 FM, Tuesday, May 15 at 5 & 10 pm, and Wednesday, May 16 at 7:30 am.
The City's FM radio station, WSNP-LP 105.9 FM, can be heard on the City's website using any browser, and free mobile apps are available for Android and iPhone/iPad users. The apps make it easier to listen on mobile devices and have just been upgraded.
"People have another way to keep up with all of the great things going on in Stevens Point by listening to our radio station online - from anywhere in the country," said Mayor Mike Wiza. "Not only can they hear the great music, but also Tal...Read More
The Goerke Park tennis and pickleball courts and the Mead Park tennis courts are open for use. (Subject to change without notice because of conditions.)
The Stevens Point Sculpture Park is accepting submissions of sculpture work for their annual, three-year outdoor sculpture exhibition. A local jury will choose pieces for display from August 2018 through August 2021. Deadline to apply is May 25, 2018.
The Riverfront Arts Center seeks submissions for its “Visions” open theme & open medium juried art exhibit - 2-D & 3-D works, including but not limited to paintings, drawings, photography, sculpture, pottery, collage, glasswork, metalwork and stonework.
The annual exhibit is the artist’s interpretation or vision of a subject and medium of their choosing.
Artists must be 18 or older, and may submit up to three pieces for consideration. There is a $10 (non-r...Read on...
The Riverfront Arts Center is hosting a brand new exhibit of non-traditional fiber art, “Fiber Friends Fabrications”, opening May 4. “Fiber Friends” is a coalition of fiber artists that came together to share talents, techniques, and a love for fiber art.
Iverson and Goerke Winter Sports Areas are CLOSED for the Season. Thank you for a great year!