The Village of Poplar Board of Trustees is forming a committee to work on organizing the village’s ordinances.
We are looking for interested residents to be on the committee. The committee would be responsible for going through the current ordinances and making recommendations to the board on changes that need to made.
The first meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Village Hall – 4932 S Village Road. If you have any questions, please contact Pete Kruit, Board Trustee at 715-364-2707 Monday through Fridays between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
The Caucus will be held Monday, January 20, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. It will be held at the Village Hall – 4932 S Village Road. Purpose of the Caucus is to nominate candidates to be on the ballot for the Spring Election held on April 7, 2020. The Caucus is open to the public.
There will be an Employee Committee Meeting on Monday, January 20, 2020. The meeting will be held at 7:15 p.m. at the Village Hall – 4932 S Village Drive. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss vacation, pay scale, and the employee manual.
Due to rain, snow melt, and flooding, there was a Sanitary System Overflow at Lift Station #4 – 4802 S County Road P. The overflow started on December 29, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. and ended December 30, 2019 at 9:00 p.m. The amount of the overflow was 54,000 gallons. The incident was reported to the DNR.
There was a SSO (Sanitary System Overflow) at Lift Station #4 at 4802 S County Road P on September 30, 2019 during the early morning hours due to the heavy rains at that time. It is no longer overflowing.
The 2019 Douglas County Hazardous Waste Collection will be held on Wednesday, July 10 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The event will take place at Transfer Station in Solon Springs, 11903 S Holly Lucius Road. Any questions, please contact Jennifer Barton, Northwest Regional Planning Commission, at 715-635-2197.