News & Notices

December 17, 2008 Frozen road law goes into effect Dec. 22

By Town Clerk | December 17, 2008

Law affects log haulers and transporters of salt or abrasives for roads. Wisconsin’s frozen road law will go into effect… Read More


By Town Clerk | December 16, 2008

MADISON—Owners of private wastewater treatments systems will want to follow seasonal maintenance procedures with winter approaching, Department of Commerce (Commerce)Secretary… Read More

December 15, 2008 Cedar Ridge Wind Farm begins producing emissions-free energy

By Town Clerk | December 15, 2008

MADISON, WI – December 15, 2008 Wisconsin Power and Light Company (WPL), a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE: LNT),… Read More

December 14, 2008 Give Wind Farms a Fair Chance – A Wisconsin State Journal editorial dated December 12, 2008

By Town Clerk | December 14, 2008

Wisconsin cannot afford to let the statewide interest in developing wind farms be frustrated by communities that adopt a “not… Read More

December 9, 2008 Wisconsin Boasts Most Manure-To-Energy Projects

By Town Clerk | December 9, 2008

Karl Crave walks by a mixer inside an anaerobic digester on the Crave Brothers farm in Waterloo. The pipes on… Read More

December 9, 2008 Waste Morphs Into Energy – More Methane Could Reduce Costs by Rick Wood

By Town Clerk | December 9, 2008

A plane is de-iced at Mitchell International Airport. De-icing waste can help in producing methane used for energy production. Close… Read More

December 2, 2008 64 more acres sought for Harrington Beach State Park

By Town Clerk | December 2, 2008

Town of Belgium – Rare grassland nesting birds – meadowlark, bobolink, dickcissel and short-eared owl among them – would find… Read More

November 11, 2008 Doyle: Deficit Could Reach $5 Billion or More

By Town Clerk | November 11, 2008

Gov. Jim Doyle said today that the budget deficit for the next biennium could reach more than $5 billion. “We… Read More

November 7, 2008 PSC Adds Two New Area Codes to Supplement the 715 and 920 Area Codes

By Town Clerk | November 7, 2008

MADISON – With Wisconsin’s 715 and 920 area codes projected to run out of available phone numbers near the end… Read More

October 29, 2008 New Factory Farm in Rosendale Threatens Significant Impact to the Environment

By Town Clerk | October 29, 2008

People Empowered Protect the Land (PEPL) of Rosendale and Midwest Environmental Advocates Urge Further Environmental Scrutiny for Rosendale Dairy October… Read More