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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Kenosha County Tree Program continues with online ordering system

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For the second year in a row, the Kenosha County Tree and Shrub program is taking orders exclusively through an online system.

The online store is simple to use and includes full-color images and descriptions of the varieties available for purchase.

Over th...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Wisconsin Active Together honors Kenosha County for its efforts to promote walking, bicycling

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Kenosha County is being recognized as a Wisconsin Active Together Community for its commitment to bolstering quality of life by making it easier for people to walk, bike and be active.

The honor, announced last week, was granted specifically to the Kenosha...

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

The Planning & Development Online Permit & Information Portal is LIVE!

The Kenosha County Planning & Development Online Portal is LIVE and available at https://permitting.kenoshacounty.org/eTrakit/

Designed to allow the general public the ability to search public records and view basic permit and project application infor...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Report finds stormwater controls for Foxconn development area will maintain or reduce flood flows

This week, the Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC) released its floodplain evaluation of the proposed Village of Mount Pleasant Electronic & Information Technology Manufacturing (EITM) Zone and associated roadway expansion tha...

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

Kenosha County receives Fund for Lake Michigan grant for Pike River restoration work

Pike River in Petrifying Springs Park

A $75,000 grant from the Fund for Lake Michigan will go toward restoration work on the South Branch of the Pike River, Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser announced today.

These funds – the latest in a series of grants aimed at improving the Pike – will b...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Online orders being taken for 2019 Kenosha County Tree and Shrub Program

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The 2019 Kenosha County Tree and Shrub Program has moved to an all online ordering system.

The Kenosha County Tree Program has sold nearly one million trees over the last 30 years. The purpose of the program is to encourage everyone to plant more native tr...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

$1 million in grants available for housing repairs across southern Wisconsin

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A recent grant award will allow for the continuation of a program that provides financial aid for home repairs for non-city residents in Kenosha County.

The Wisconsin Department of Administration’s Division of Housing awarded $1 million to the So...

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