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  • Municipal News: April 1 – 8

    City of Sturgeon Bay: The City of Sturgeon Bay Street Department does a one-time citywide collection of brush that will begin Monday, April 25. Brush must be placed at the curb by 7 am. Once the crews pass by your residence that will be your only collection. Brush must be cut into 6’ lengths or […]

  • Municipal News: March 25 – April 1

    City of Sturgeon Bay: The Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee meets at 4 pm on March 29. County of Door: The Legislative Committee meets at 3 pm on March 30. Rep. Joel Kitchens will be at the meeting to discuss issues from the last legislative session as well as to plan for the next session. Village […]

  • Joel Kitchens to Visit County Legislative Committee

    City of Sturgeon Bay: The Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee meets at 4 pm on March 29. County of Door: The Legislative Committee meets at 3 pm on March 30. Rep. Joel Kitchens will be at the meeting to discuss issues from the last legislative session as well as to plan for the next session. Village […]

  • Kewaunee County News Bulletin: March 25 – April 1

    Kewaunee County will perform monthly siren tests on the first Wednesday of each month at approximately 11:45 am. The sirens are for outdoor warning only, and are not intended to be heard inside a home or business. To be warned indoors about severe weather, the Kewaunee County Emergency Management office recommends that each residence have […]

  • Kewaunee County Municipal News: March 25 – April 1

    City of Algoma: The Protection of Persons & Property Committee meets at 4 pm on March 28. The Parks & Recreation Committee meets at 5:15 pm on March 28. The Public Works Committee meets at 4 pm on March 29. The Marina Committee meets at 5:30 pm on March 29. Rep. Joel Kitchens and Rep. […]

  • DNR Ramping Up Efforts to Address Kewaunee County Water Issues

    The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is ramping up its efforts to work with stakeholder groups to address ongoing water quality issues in Kewaunee County. In July 2015, the DNR – working in concert with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency – formed four work groups comprised of local, state and federal stakeholders to study and […]

  • Municipal News: March 18 – 25

    City of Sturgeon Bay: The Parking & Traffic Committee meets at 3:30 pm on March 21. County of Door: The ADRC Advisory Board meets at the Door County Senior Resource Center at 4 pm on March 21. The Library Board meets at 5 pm in the Jane Greene Room of the Door County Library in […]

  • Sister Bay Buzz: March 18

    I’d like to officially welcome Chris Milligan, the new Sister Bay Advancement Association Coordinator, who came onboard on March 7. Chris was the former owner of the Inn at Kristopher’s and also worked in the Information Booth last summer, and, therefore, he is very familiar with Sister Bay. If you have any questions about the […]

  • Sturgeon Bay Mayoral Candidates Pitch Different Paths for Citizen Engagement

    Citizen interest in the affairs of Sturgeon Bay has grown in the past 16 months since the revelation that a hotel is planned for the city’s Westside Waterfront Redevelopment project. That interest was reflected yet again on March 14 with the common council chambers on the second floor of Sturgeon Bay City Hall filled to […]

  • Seasonal Worker Dorm Proposed in Egg Harbor

    At its March 14 meeting, the Egg Harbor Village Board heard a presentation about a proposed seasonal worker dormitory. Tom Kispert, an engineer with McMahon Associates who also serves as the village engineer, gave the presentation. He explained that McMahon started an affiliate company called Integrated Public Resources (IRP) as a vehicle for creating public/private […]

  • Sister Bay Board Approves Purchase of Quarry

    After closed session at the March 15 Sister Bay village board meeting, the board voted to purchase the quarry property operated by Brandon Small of Door County Custom Stone. The resolution authorizing the purchase, dated March 15, offers a purchase price of $650,000, which can be borrowed or drawn from other unassigned funds. The village […]

  • Sturgeon Bay Plan Commission to Review Apartment, Retail Building Application

    Tonight the Sturgeon Bay Plan Commission will review the Planned Unit Development (PUD) application for The Bay Lofts, an apartment and retail building along Madison Avenue at the former Harbor Place Shoppes. The Bay Lofts project is a proposed 35-unit, four-story building with one-, two- and three-bedroom options and 3,200 sq. ft. of commercial space […]

  • $2.8 Million BUG Fire Dept. Referendum Meeting March 16

    A public discussion of the $2.8 million Brussels-Union-Gardner (BUG) Fire Dept. referendum will be held for residents of all three communities at 7 pm on March 16 at the Southern Door High School Auditorium. The April 5 advisory referendum requests authorization to borrow funds to build a new south Brussels, Union Gardner fire station on County C […]

  • Municipal Meetings: March 11 – 18

    City of Sturgeon Bay: The Common Council meets at 7 pm on March 15. County of Door: The Highway Committee meets at 10 am on March 14. The Finance Committee meets at 2 pm on March 14. The Board of Health meets at 4 pm on March 14. The Administrative Committee meets at 8:30 am […]

  • Sister Bay Buzz: March 4 – 10

    By Zeke Jackson, Village Administrator There is a fantastic show on display at the Meadows Art Gallery and it runs until March 12. All the artwork on display was created by resident artists at Scandia or collected by community members. The weather just hasn’t been cooperating, therefore Joe and the guys out at the Sports […]

  • Municipal News: March 4 – 10

    City of Sturgeon Bay: The Police & Fire Commission meets at 2 pm on March 7. The Zoning Board of Appeals has a public hearing for a zoning variance for property at 34 Bluebird Drive scheduled for noon on March 8. The Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee meets at 4 pm on March 8. The Community […]

  • Municipal News: Feb. 26 – March 4

    City of Sturgeon Bay: The Common Council meets at 7 pm on March 1. The Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board meets at 4 pm on March 3. Town of Gibraltar: The town board meets at 7 pm on March 2. Town of Liberty Grove: The Parks & Property Committee meets at 8 am on March […]

  • Sister Bay Buzz: Feb. 19

    Compiled by Zeke Jackson, Village Administrator Joe and the guys at the ice rink are working very hard to make and maintain ice, and hopefully Mother Nature will cooperate. Joe asked me to pass the word along that everybody is welcome and encouraged to come out to the Sports Complex to skate or just sit […]

  • Municipal News: Feb. 19 -26

    City of Sturgeon Bay: The Finance/Purchasing & Building Committee meets at 4 pm on Feb. 23. The Parks and Recreation Committee meets at 7 pm on Feb. 24. County of Door: The county board meets at 10 am on Feb. 23. The Board of Adjustment meets at 6:30 pm on Feb. 23.  Town of Gibraltar: […]

  • Municipal News: Feb. 12 – 18

    City of Sturgeon Bay: The Parking & Traffic Committee meets at 4 pm on Feb. 15. The Common Council meets at 7 pm on Feb. 16. The Plan Commission meets at 7 pm on Feb. 17. County of Door: The Highway Committee meets at 10 am on Feb. 15. The Airport & Parks Committee meets […]