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Posted on: February 29, 2024

Highway Director Clement Abongwa to leave Kenosha County for position in Dane County

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Kenosha County Highway Director Clement Abongwa will depart his position this spring as he takes on a similar role in Dane County, Kenosha County Executive Samantha Kerkman announced today.

As Commissioner of the Dane County Department of Highway & Tra...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

Willowbrook Assisted Living announces hiring of new manager

Amber Mucklin, Willowbrook Manager

Kenosha County’s Willowbrook Assisted Living has a new manager on board, Administrator Lynda Bogdala announced today. 

Amber Mucklin comes to Willowbrook from her previous role as Business Office Manager at The Sheridan at Green Oaks, an assisted ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024 | Last Modified on: August 23, 2012

Western Kenosha County Transit revitalizes service with LINK, a refreshed rural transit experience

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Western Kenosha County Transit today announced a refresh of its existing public transportation services for 2024.

This rejuvenation introduces LINK Western Kenosha Transportation, a revitalized service emphasizing 'Your Route to a Better Rural Journey.'

Thi...

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

County reminds property owners: Do not deposit snow, ice on roadways

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The Kenosha County Division of Highways is reminding people not to deposit snow and ice from driveways onto roadways and highway shoulders, and to use extra caution when driving near snowplows.

Blowing or plowing snow onto roadways is both dangerous and il...

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

Kenosha County Substance Abuse Coalition, Addiction Policy Forum launch survey on addiction

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The Kenosha County Substance Abuse Coalition, one of over 100 pilot sites that have partnered with Addiction Policy Forum to launch a nationwide Anti-Stigma Initiative, has launched a community survey. 

This survey will provide a better understand...

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Posted on: December 27, 2023

Kerkman announces appointment of Michael Bastianelli as county’s Chief Information Officer

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Kenosha County Executive Samantha Kerkman today announced she is appointing Michael Bastianelli to serve as the county’s Chief Information Officer.

Bastianelli is a longtime manager in the county’s Division of Information Technology, having served as Appli...

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Posted on: December 19, 2023

Parks Director Matthew Collins appointed Public Works Director for Village of Whitefish Bay

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Kenosha County Parks Director Matthew Collins will depart his position effective Jan. 14 as he pursues a new opportunity as Public Works Director for the Village of Whitefish Bay, County Executive Samantha Kerkman announced today.

In his new role, Collins ...

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

State DHS secretary-designee visits Kenosha County Job Center

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When it came to getting a firsthand view of human services agencies working collaboratively to serve the people, Wisconsin Department of Health Services Secretary-designee Kirsten Johnson needed to look no further than her hometown. 

Johnson, a Ke...

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