Construction is to begin this week to get the water, sewer and street in for the new subdivision. Construction will be on the west end of the village, near County Road H Nouth and Main Street. Be aware of construction equipment and workers as you are entering or leaving the Village.
Please remember it is the resident’s responsibility to clean the sidewalks around their property per Village Ordinance 5.09. There are children that walk to and from school and they need to be able to walk on the sidewalks, not in the streets.
The Dodgeville School Board will be having a primary on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. Some polling locations have been combined. Click here to be directed to the New & Notice page to view the list of locations.
Beginning with the Decmeber 11, 2018 Regular Session Board of Trustee meeting, the Village of Ridgeway is now using Board Docs for our Agendas & Minutes! Click here to be taken to visit our Board Docs.
There are two Public Service Commission of Wisconsin meetings coming up, both concern the Cardinal Hickory Creek power line.
• American Transmission Company will build this gargantuan structure on our main street—Hwy 18-151.
• ATC—a private company—will use the power of eminent domain to take residents’ land.
• All rate payers will all have to pay ATC the one billion dollar cost of this line.
• There is no need for more power or reliability.
Meeting 1. “. . . to discuss public participation in the various utility construction cases that are under consideration. Those interested in the meeting can expect to learn the general process by which the Commission makes it decisions, and how the interested and affected public can have their voices heard. . .”
When: November 7, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
At: Public Service Commission Hearing Room
Hill Farms State Office Building Room # S105
4822 Madison Yards Way
Madison, WI 53705
Meeting 2.: “. . . identifying issues and conducting analysis . . . in the Environmental Impact Statement . . . The agencies (PSC) encourage persons with local information or environmental concerns to attend the public scoping session. The session will be held in an open house format. Anyone interested in this proposed project is invited to attend.”
The 2018 Fall Election is Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at the Ridgeway Fire Station.
VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT
Any qualified elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on Election Day may submit a request to vote an absentee ballot to their municipal clerk. A qualified elector is any U.S. citizen, who will be 18 years of age or older on Election Day, who has resided in the ward or municipality where he or she wishes to vote for at least 10 consecutive days before the election. The elector must also be registered in order to receive an absentee ballot. Proof of identification must be provided before an absentee ballot may be issued.
For more information on Absentee voting click here to be directed to the News & Notices page and scroll to the bottom for Election Notices.
For other information regarding Elections, click here to be directed to the Election Information page.