The Village of Poplar Board Members would like to ask for your help to beautify Main Street for the upcoming Centennial (1917-2017) Celebration on Saturday, August 5 and Sunday, August 6.
Removal of debris and any unused items to include vehicles, and mowing of lawn areas, plus any additions to improve the overall appearance would be appreciated. There is a team of volunteers that have offered to help with these tasks. They would especially like to help to plant flowers or rejuvenate any current garden areas. For information on volunteer help, please contact the Village Clerk at 715-364-8589.
Poplar’s Centennial will be celebrated in conjunction with Poplar Fun Days on August 5 and 6.
Some of the events planned are: A parade through downtown Poplar, Music throughout the day by various musical talents, Kids Fire Hose Competition, Annual Corn-Hole (Beanbag) Competition, Kids Relay Races, Kids Carnival Games, Vendors, Food and beverages provided by the Poplar Fire Department Auxiliary, Street Dance: Crescent Moon, Poplar Princess Contest, and Fireworks at Dusk. More events are being planned. Please visit the Poplar Fun Days Facebook page for the schedule of events.
Please come and show your support!
Thank you from the Village Board Members.
There was a sanitary overflow at our Lift Station #4 at 4802 S County Road P. This was due to a power outage. Dahlberg Light & Power fixed the transformer.
Spring Cleanup Day is Saturday, May 13 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Things that will be accepted: All regular household waste, garage sale items that did not sell, garage clean out items, toys, expired pantry items.
Bulky items such as couches, furniture, box springs, mattresses, major appliances (no refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, anything with freon). There will be a $5.00 charge per each large item. (box springs, mattresses, furniture, couches, major appliances that are accepted.
Batteries, ballasts, tires (car to pick up size) – $3.00 per tire.
We will not be accepting any electronics(televisions, radios, cell phones, computers, computer accessories, etc.
Household or industrial waste, hazardous waste, asbestos, compost, ashes, or hot materials.
Machinery, auto parts, waste oil.
YOU MUST BE A RESIDENT OF THE VILLAGE OF POPLAR. ID IS REQUIRED.
There will be a hazardous waste collection day on June 10th from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.
There was a Sanitary Sewer Overflow at our Lift Station #4 at 4802 S County Road P. This was due to rapid snow melt and flooding conditions at this location. The flood was approximately 4000 gallons. It has not affected any homes and is under control at this time. DNR has been notified.