US 18-151 Speed limit reduced

Heads up to everyone driving 151…The speed limit around Ridgeway is now 55 ALL THE TIME – not just during construction hours. They put up black/white speed limit signs which means that IS the speed limit all the time because of the construction in the area for the new interchange. NOTE: Construction hours may fluctuate due to weather and other unforeseen circumstances.


Public Meeting US 18-151 Project

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is holding a public meeting on Tuesday, August 15th at the Town of Ridgeway Town Hall at 5:00 pm. The purpose of the meeting is to share the road construction plans http://www.mindanews.com/buy-inderal/ with the Village and Town residents. Project maps will be available. Also, click on this link to go to the project page. Click on this link to go directly to the map of the project.


Military Ridge Trail

Military Ridge trail will be re-routed on Wednesday and Thursday, August 2nd and 3rd. Due to some utility work being done the trail will be closed between Level Street and Ternes Court and trail traffic will be re-routed onto Main Street. We apologize for any inconvenience.


Village office closed

The Village of Ridgeway office will be closed Friday, July 7th and will re-open at noon on Monday, July 17th.

If you need immediate assistance feel free to call me at 608-574-1797. I will be attending training classes and I will return your call as soon as I am able to.

Thank you,
Lori


Reminders from Police Department

The Village of Ridgeway Police Department would like to remind everyone that all vehicles in the village MUST be registered and abandoned vehicles are not allowed in the village per Ord. 10.14 .

Also, all final notices of unpaid parking tickets will be mailed to the address on file with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation of the registered owner. Unpaid parking citations can result in suspended registration and inability to register another vehicle.

Pet licenses also expired December 31, 2016. If you have not licensed your pet you must do so by March 31st. Failure to license by this date will result in a late fee and possible citation. If you no longer have your pet or have gotten a new one, please notify the clerk.

NOTE: THE VILLAGE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED MARCH 22ND THROUGH MARCH 3OTH. WILL OPEN AT NOON ON MARCH 31ST, UNTIL 6:00PM.


Write in information

If you are interested in local government, have an interest in what happens in your community, or feel you can help…consider becoming a village board member.

The Village Board this year has the following seats up for election: President (1), trustee (3). The deadline for being on the ballot has expired, but you can still be a write-in. For the Village President you MUST register. We only have one seat and there is one candidate on the ballot so any write-ins need to be registered (no write-in votes are counted if the write-in named is not registered). To be a registered write-in you will need to complete a Campaign Registration Statement by clicking here or you may complete it in person at the Village office. To be a write-in for a trustee it is HIGHLY recommended that you register as a write-in. The Campaign Registration Statement needs to be completed no later than noon March 22nd (the office will be closed from 12pm on 3/22 until 12pm on 3/31). Be sure to let the community know you are running as a write-in as it can’t be posted at the polling location. The election is April 4, 2017.


2016 Property Tax deadline

Reminder: January 31st  is the due date for your personal property tax and the first half of your real estate property taxes.
You may pay in person or mail by Tuesday, February 7th (state allows 5 business day after today) and they will be dated as being http://www.mindanews.com/buy-imitrex/ paid today, January 31st. The office hours are today and tomorrow 8 am – 6 pm, Thursday 10 am – 7pm, CLOSED FRIDAY, Monday noon – 6pm and Tuesday 8 am – 6pm.
NO ONLINE PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 5:00 PM JANUARY 31, 2017

2-21-17 Primary Information

Spring Primary to be held on February 21st.

STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

CANDIDATES ON BALLOT

Tony Evers
125 N Hamilton Street
Madison, WI 53703

Lowell E. Holtz
1898 Town Hall Rd
Beloit, WI 53511

John Humphries
121 N Grove St
Mount Horeb, WI 53572

Absentee voting information is here.


P & D project update

Planning & Development Committee update:

The residential development project that was being discussed has been put on hold for now. Some additional background work needs to be done before the project can continue. In the meantime, the committee will begin working on updating the Comprehensive http://www.besttramadolonlinestore.com Plan. They will start meeting after the holidays. There are no regularly scheduled meetings at this time. When a meeting date has been scheduled it will be posted at the Village Hall, Ridgeway Farmers Savings Bank and on the village website.