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"Saukville Says"
Weekly e-Newsletter - August 7, 2018 
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Partisan Primary Election

Tues., Aug. 14th
Polls Open - 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Village of Saukville Residents vote at the Saukville American Legion Hall, 601 W. Dekora St.
Photo ID REQUIRED
Absentee Voting at Village Hall thru Fri., Aug. 10th.  
Village Hall Hours:  M-F  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 

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I-43 Rehabilitation Project

The Wis. Dept. of Transportation (WisDOT) Southeast Region announces I-43 Rehabilitation Project lane closures and restrictions from August 5 to August 10 in Ozaukee County. Drivers should be aware of reduced speed limits and remember to use caution while traveling through any work zone. This advisory does not include closures by local authorities for accidents or unusual incidents (such as weather).

Traffic Impacts:

  • FULL CLOSURES – Southbound I-43 between northern Ozaukee County line and WIS 32/County V will be closed NIGHTLY, Sunday through Friday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Detour: Southbound I-43 will exit at WIS 32/Sauk Trail Road and follow County LL to WIS 60 back to I-43
  • FULL CLOSURE – WIS 57 between County W and I-43 will be closed NIGHTLY, Sunday through Friday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Detour: Southbound WIS 57 will exit at County W and follow WIS 60 back to I-43
  • Southbound I-43 will have daytime single lane closures throughout the week.
  • Northbound I-43 between WIS 32 and northern Ozaukee County line will have daytime and nighttime single lane closures throughout the week.
For project and detour information, please visit  https://projects.511wi.gov/i43diamond/  .
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Dept. of Public Works: Compost Site Attendant

The Village of Saukville is currently seeking part-time, seasonal Compost Site Attendants.  Duties include, but are not limited to, supervision and maintenance of the Village Compost Site located at the Public Works Garage at 649 S. Main Street.  Hours are 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Saturdays only, on a rotating schedule, starting immediately through November 17, 2018.  Interested parties should complete an employment application  and return it to the Village of Saukville, 639 E. Green Bay Ave.  Applications can be obtained from the website or at Village Hall.  Questions should be directed to Raymond deBruijn, Public Works Superintendent, at 262-284-0545, or rdebruijn@village.saukville.wi.us.  


Crossing Guard 

(Part-time position  ~10hrs/week)
The Village of Saukville is currently seeking a part-time Crossing Guard to work during the school year, before and after school shifts, approximately 10 hours per week. 
Hourly wage:  $12.74.
Application Deadline:  Monday, August 13th at 8:00 a.m.
See
position description for full details.

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Events:


Plan Ahead - Sellers & Buyers!
Village-Wide Rummage Sale - Sat., Sept. 8th


Live at the Triangle - Summer Concert Series

Concerts at Veterans Park run from 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. on scheduled Wednesday evenings.  Bring your family, friends, and lawn chairs and enjoy a summer evening of great music!  Food and beverages are available for purchase. 
Wed., Aug. 8th - Concert features Copper Box (Zydeco & Polka Rock).
See the full  2018 Schedule.
 

Oscar Grady Library

Check out the  O.G. Library for information about the many summer  programs, presentations, and activities for children, teens, & adults.
 

Saukville Farmers Market

The Saukville Farmers Market features fresh, in-season Wisconsin produce grown by area farmers, green house and locally grown floral products, and artisan quality crafts.
Sundays through October 28th (no market Sept. 2nd) - 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Veterans Park - Downtown Saukville at E. Green  Bay Ave. and E. Dekora St.
 

Ozaukee National Night Out

Tues., Aug. 14th - 5:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Grady Park, Saukville

 

2nd Annual Pedal-Poker-Pasta Breast Cancer Bicycle Benefit

Sunday August 19 - Riverview Inn, 3172 Riverside Dr., Saukville
Details

 

Saukville American Legion Brat Fry Days

Landt-Thiel Post 470, 601 W. Dekora St. (Hwy 33)
Scheduled Wednesdays - 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 
For carry-outs, call before 11:00 a.m. - 262-284-2787

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News & Services

Spring/Summer Village Newsletter
Spring/Summer Services - DPW


Dries Street Foot Bridge - UPDATE

The Dries Street Foot Bridge is closed for renovation.  It will be replaced and is expected to be open for use by mid-August.


Cross Connection Control Program

The Village's Cross Connection Control Inspection Program, managed by HydroCorp Inc. (HCI), is continuing in 2018.  HCI will continue to contact homeowners and businesses to arrange inspections.  There is no cost for these inspections.  Each inspection takes less than 20 minutes on average for a home and 45 minutes for a business.

Recycling Center - Port Washington
Ozaukee Iron & Metal LLC, 728 Schmitz Dr., Port Washington

Recycling - Fees apply:  furniture, Freon units, electronics, household batteries, microwave ovens, water softeners, tires, carpet, wood, more.
Call 262-284-4060 for complete info and prices.

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Paddling Through Nature

Paddling takes a mix of knowledge and skills. Saukville residents are invited to join a Riveredge Adventure Guide for an unforgettable evening paddling experience that will begin with safety and end with a splash! The best part? Residents will have the chance to learn about their river and do it for FREE! We will use 1 person kayaks. Ages 10+. 

This paddle will start at 5:30 p.m. on Friday August 24th at Waubedonia Park and end at Ehlers Park, although locations are weather dependent. Expected end time is around 7:30 p.m. Full details for the day will be given those who register!
This event is FREE, but open to Saukville residents only. Pre-registration through Riveredge Nature Center is required. Call 262-375-2715 to register.

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Healthy River Heroes

Meet Mary Ann! Mary  Ann is a Community Rivers Program "Healthy River Hero". She is the founder and progenitor of Wellspring Organic Farm and Education Center, a nonprofit organization located along the Milwaukee River here in Saukville. She is passionate about organic farming, cover crops, and other healthy land management practices. She has participated in many aspects of the CRP already and continues to be an ally to the river. We love having you aboard Mary Ann! Thank you for all you do! 
If you know another Healthy River Hero or if you are interested in learning more about the Community Rivers Program please contact Julie Dickson, CRP Outreach Coordinator, at jdickson@riveredge.us .  Find out more about our program at  http://www.riveredgenaturecenter.org/communityrivers/ or on our Facebook and Instagram pages @communityrivers.

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Part-Time & Volunteer Opportunities

Part-time On-Call and Volunteer opportunities are available through the Village of Saukville Fire Dept. and Police Dept.  Please contact the respective department for complete info.

Fire Department
Part-time, paid, on-call positions are available for Fire-Fighters and EMTS.  Applications are available at Village Hall and on the Village website.  For more information, call the Fire Dept. at 262-284-5800 and leave a message.

Police Department
The Saukville Police Dept. is seeking dedicated, community minded individuals to become part of our volunteer Police Reserves team.  For more info, call the Police Dept. at 262-284-0444.

Contact Us

Village of Saukville - 639 E. Green Bay Ave. - Saukville, WI  53080
Ph: 262-284-9423    F: 262-284-9527   
Municipal Office Hours:  M - F 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

email:  villagehall@village.saukville.wi.us
Website:  www.village.saukville.wi.us 

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