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Few remaining liquor licenses and end of summer events on tonight’s agendas

KENOSHA ⏤ Tonight, several city of Kenosha committees ⏤ Licenses and Permits, Parks Commission, Public Safety and Welfare, and also Public Works ⏤ will meet to discuss liquor license applications and some end of summer events. Licenses and Permits considers remaining licenses Starting at 4:30 p.m., the Licenses and Permits Committee will meet to approve … Continue reading Few remaining liquor licenses and end of summer events on tonight’s agendas

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Tonight’s meetings (July 12, 2021): City committees discuss licenses, upcoming events

KENOSHA ⏤ Tonight, the city’s Licenses and Permits, Parks, Public Works and other committees will meet to discuss bartender's licenses and approve upcoming events. Licenses and Permits Starting at 4:30 p.m., the Licenses and Permits Committee will consider approving the new bartender’s licenses of Aimee Alvarez, Caitlyn Amezquita, Arlene Forte and also Alexis Rendon.  However, … Continue reading Tonight’s meetings (July 12, 2021): City committees discuss licenses, upcoming events

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Tonight’s Meetings: County committee to get updates on Administration, PSB building upgrades

KENOSHA COUNTY ⏤ Facilities Division Project Manager Frank Martinelli will update the Kenosha County Public Works/Facilities Committee on various building upgrades at its meeting tonight. Among them are several upgrades to the Kenosha County Public Safety Building, the Detention Center and also the Administration Building. Current ongoing county upgrade projects  According to supporting documents linked … Continue reading Tonight’s Meetings: County committee to get updates on Administration, PSB building upgrades

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Public Works approves Uptown SiFi Networks site for communication hut

SiFi huts to help with broadband connectivity around city KENOSHA ⏤ While the state Legislature faces issues of broadband access in rural areas, Kenosha officials are looking to decrease broadband deserts within the heart of the city with communication huts.  https://videopress.com/v/dvkfRjfQ?preloadContent=metadata On Monday, the city Public Works Committee listened to an explanation of a new … Continue reading Public Works approves Uptown SiFi Networks site for communication hut

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Tonight’s Meetings (Feb. 22, 2021): City committees, commissions

City committees begin meeting at 4:30 p.m. KENOSHA ⏤ Tonight a number of city committees and commissions will meet in order to vet various issues before they come before the Common Council.  Committees meeting tonight include:  License and Permits Committee at 4:30 p.m.;Parks Commission at 5 p.m.;Public Safety & Welfare Committee at 5 p.m.;Board of … Continue reading Tonight’s Meetings (Feb. 22, 2021): City committees, commissions

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Kenosha Common Council approves resolution setting review of city snow-removal guidelines

Editor's Note: This story has been updated as of 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, to include more details from the meeting, as well as the full audio of this portion of the meeting. KENOSHA ⏤ During a Wednesday night meeting, the Kenosha Common Council gave final approval to a resolution calling for a review of … Continue reading Kenosha Common Council approves resolution setting review of city snow-removal guidelines

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Mid-Week Rewind Stories (Feb. 10, 2021)

This week's stories so far Take a look back on the stories, videos and pictures that The Uptown Observer has published since Sunday. Below, find our latest stories presented in a neat list for you to peruse by clicking right.  

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Public Works gives first approval to review of Kenosha snow removal policies

KENOSHA ⏤ The city’s Public Works Committee moved a resolution forward Monday night calling for a review and potential overhaul of snow removal policies on city streets. The resolution, principally sponsored by Dist. 17 Ald. David Bogdala, calls for immediate changes ⏤ particularly to salting policies ⏤ as well as a longterm review of current … Continue reading Public Works gives first approval to review of Kenosha snow removal policies

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Tonight’s City Meetings (Feb. 8, 2021)

Kenosha Public Works Committee to discuss changes to snow removal policy KENOSHA ⏤ The city’s Public Works Committee will be tackling the recent, local hot topic issue of its policies for snow removal on city streets. A new resolution, principally sponsored by Dist. 17 Ald. David Bogdala, calls for immediate changes ⏤ particularly to salting … Continue reading Tonight’s City Meetings (Feb. 8, 2021)