VILLAGE OF WYOCENA
165 East Dodge Street, PO Box 913, Wyocena, WI 53969-0913
CAUCUS NOTICE: The village caucus will be held not sooner than January 3rd and not later than January 24th for the April 4, 2017 election. Notice of the caucus will be posted at the village hall, post office, United Coop, and on the village website. The following offices are up for election: (1) Village President, Incumbent Paul Crary, Three (3) Village Trustees – Incumbents: Ralph Pulver, Carolyn Schroeder, and Rusty Shiradelly. All terms are two (2) years. You must be nominated at caucus to have your name on the ballot.
WATER SOFTENER: Wyocena Wastewater chloride discharge levels have been elevated. Please check your water softener for proper regeneration and watch for a survey from us in Spring/Summer 2017.
HELP IMPROVING YOUR HOME: The Village of Wyocena has a Community Development Block Grant for Housing Rehabilitation. The funds will be loaned at 0% interest to eligible households for home repairs. Applications are accepted on a first come first serve basis. There is no cost to fill out an application and all information submitted is strictly confidential. Please contact Sue Koehn at the Housing Program Office at 800-552-6330 for more information or to receive an application.
VISIT THE WYOCENA PUBLIC LIBRARY AT 165 EAST DODGE STREET: The library offers free services and materials for all ages, including: movies, music CDs, books, magazines, use of computers and Wireless Internet. Watch for postings for free programming such as story time and guest presenters and performers. The Library is open Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday: 9:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. & 3-6 p.m. and
Wednesday & Saturday: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
ALTERNATE PARKING: To help with clearing snow from village streets, alternate parking is in effect until April 15, 2017. Please park on the even or odd side of the street (based on house numbers) matching the date after Midnight. Vehicles should be parked on the appropriate side of the street by 1:00 AM and until 6:00 AM. If possible, the best solution is to park off the street.
SNOW REMINDER: Do not blow or shovel your snow into the street! Please clear snow away from any fire hydrant near your home or business. This will help the Fire Department in case of an emergency.
CHRISTMAS TREE PICK UP: Public works pickup trees during the month of January, weather permitting.
2017 RECYCLING SCHEDULE: The recycling schedule is also listed on the Village website.
January 3rd, 17th, & 31st February 14th and 28th March 14th and 28th April 11th and 25th
May 9h and May 23rd June 6th and 20th July 5th and 18th August 1st, 15th and 29th
Sept. 12th and 26th October 10th and 24th Nov. 7th and 21st Dec. 5th and 19th
GARBAGE AND RECYCLING: Beginning in 2016 each single family residence was issued one cart for garbage and one cart for recycling. All items to be removed must fit in the container for collection. All recyclables will be placed in the recycling container; you do not need to separate recycling items by type. The collection date will remain Tuesday. Garbage and recycling should be placed at the curb no later than 6:00 AM the day of collection, but no earlier than 6:00 PM the night before.
LARGE ITEM PICKUP: The Village will have large item removal on May 2nd and October 17, 2017.
OFFICE HOURS FOR TAX COLLECTION: Office hours are Monday –Thursday, 8:00 am - 3:30 pm. The Village Office will be closed Wednesday, December 21st - Monday, December 26th and December 29th - January 2nd. There is a drop box located under the display case, by the Dodge Street entrance, for payments. All payments deposited in the drop box before 7:30 AM on Tuesday, January 3rd will be recorded as paid December 31, 2016. If you would like a receipt please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope with your payment. Cash payments are discouraged in the drop box.