1. Wadleigh Closed Forest to Front St.

    Wadleigh St. from Forest St. to Front St./Old Wausau Rd./Sixth Ave. will be closed to through traffic, including emergency vehicles, until 4:00 PM today, Wednesday, July 8, 2020.
  2. “21 Years of Visions” Art Exhibit

    “Visions XXI,” an open theme, juried exhibit runs through August 15 at the Riverfront Arts Center. Carol Stewart-Tully, an accomplished Central Wisconsin artist with over 55 years of experience, was this year’s juror and her selections are now on display. Read More
  3. Free COVID-19 Testing July 8 in Portage County

    The Wis. National Guard will offer free drive-through COVID-19 nasal swab testing Wednesday, July 8, 9 am - 7 pm, or until tests run out, at Portage Co. Health & Human Services, in the back-parking lot, at 817 Whiting Ave., Stevens Point. Read More
  4. July 6 Joint Review Board and Plan Commission Meeting Videos Online, on TV, & on Radio

    The July 6 Joint Review Board & City Plan Commission meeting videos are online. They will play on 105.9 FM radio WSNP-LP Tuesday, July 7 at 5:00 & 10:00 pm, & Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30 am. Watch the Video in our Archives
  5. Chip Sealing City Streets July 6 - 10

    The City will apply chip & fog seals July 6 - 10, weather permitting. Roads will remain open to traffic, but expect delays up to 30 mins. - 2 hrs. for each direction. Expect loose gravel on roads until second sweeping approx. 72 hours after application. See Map
  6. Elections 2020: 7th Circuit Court of Appeal Rulings

    On June 29, 2020, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals issued its ruling in the One Wisconsin Institute case that had been on appeal since 2016. The ruling had important impacts on absentee voting and voter residency requirements. Read More
  7. July 1 Park Board Meeting Video Online, on TV, & on Radio

    The July 1 Park Board meeting video is online. It will play on 105.9 FM radio WSNP-LP Thursday, July 2 at 5:00 & 10:00 pm, & Friday, July 3 at 7:30 am. Watch the Video in our Archives
  1. Polling Location Changes for District 1 & District 10

    Due to COVID 19 and restriction of public access to nursing homes and assisted living facilities, District 1 & District 10 polling locations have been moved. Read More
  2. Face Masks Required when Entering City Offices

    Until further notice, to help stifle the transmission of Covid-19 in and around public spaces within our buildings, the City is requiring all visitors, customers, and vendors to wear face masks when entering City offices. Read More
  3. Maple Bluff Road under Construction

    Maple Bluff Rd. between Hwy. 10 and Golla Rd. will be under construction but open to local traffic beginning Tuesday, June 23 for approximately 3 weeks (weather permitting). These dates are anticipated and dependent on weather and availability of crews.
  4. Stanley Street to close at Fremont Street on Monday, June 22

    Fremont St. and Stanley St. to close June 22 for approximately 3 weeks to install underground utilities. The road will be closed to traffic, so a detour utilizing Michigan Ave, Maria Dr, and Division St. will be erected to bypass the construction zone. Read More
  5. Community Spread of COVID-19

    Portage Co. Health & Human Services-Division of Public Health confirms community spread of COVID-19 in Portage Co, meaning people have been infected with the virus in an area, including some who are not sure how or where they became infected. Read More
  6. Detours in place for Blue & Yellow Routes

    Our 2 Blue & 3 Yellow routes are being detoured due to the closure of Fremont Street from Main Street to Sims Avenue, and the closure of College Avenue from Fremont Street to Illinois Avenue. Detours are expected to be in place until around late October. Read More, See Maps
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