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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Manitowoc River - Flood Warning

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We ask that residence residents, in particular those living east of Rapids Rd from Archer to Ellis, pay close attention to quickly changing conditions. 

R & J Trucking at 608 N. 41st Street is graciously allowing residents from this area to pa...

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Manitou Park & Lower Henry Schuette Park Closed

Due to the potential for rising water on the Manitowoc River and as a safety precaution, Manitou Park and Lower Henry Schuette Park have been closed. We are monitoring the water levels and will reopen the parks when there are no longer any safety concerns...

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Road Closures Update

Flood water has receded enough to re-open Broadway Street and Rapids Road.    S. 41st Street (south of Broadway) and Archer Street (from Rapids Road east to the river) will remain closed.

City personnel are closely monitoring the situatio...

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Public Infrastructure
Posted on: March 20, 2019

Emerald Ash Borer Tree Removal – Washington Park

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Washington Park will be closed in the City of Manitowoc from 7:30 am – 5:00 pm from March 20 – March 22.  The City has contracted with Chris Lewis Tree Service to remove several large Ash Trees that have been affected by the E...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

City of Manitowoc Bicycle/Property Auction

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Pursuant to Section 66.28 of the Wisconsin Statutes, the City of Manitowoc will conduct a public auction on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 to dispose of any bicycle/personal property which has been abandoned or unclaimed with the City of Manitowoc for a perio...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

SPARK!

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SPARK!

SPARK! is a free cultural program for people living with early to mid stage memory loss and their care partners. Programs keep participants actively engaged in their communities by providing experiences that stimulate conversations, provide peer sup...
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Posted on: March 12, 2019

City of Manitowoc 150th Anniversary Logo Contest is OPEN!

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INTRODUCTION:

Click here to view the document that describes the official rules of the City of Manitowoc’s 150th Anniversary Logo Design Contest.  The object of this contest is to design a logo for the City of Manitowoc’s 150th Anniversary that wi...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Memorial Day Parade Registration NOW OPEN

Memorial Day Parade 2018

WHAT: Annual Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

WHEN:  Monday, May 27, 2019, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

WHERE:  Starting at South 8th and Washington Streets, continuing on 8th to Huron Street, west on Huron Street turning into Michigan Avenue, a...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Art of Conversation - Buttoning Down the Past

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Art of Conversation - Buttoning Down the PastThursday April 25 @ 1 pmPresented by Pat Prange

Learn about all things buttons, including Manitowoc’s history, which consists of four button factories.  Discover the dating and materials that ...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Common Council Candidates Forum

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All candidates on the ballot running for Common Council have been invited to participate:  District 1 incumbent Mike Howe (unable to attend); District 2 incumbent Scott McMeans and candidate Rick Zunker; District 3 incumbent Jeremiah Novak and ca...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

MPSD Youth Art Series

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Artwork created by students of the Manitowoc Public School District will be on display at the Rahr-West Art Museum beginning March 3 and running through March 31. A public opening reception will be held Sunday, March 3 at 1:00 pm. Awards will be presented...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Be Salt Wise!

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We rely on salt to keep our roads and sidewalks safe in the winter.  Once you put it down, salt doesn’t go away.  Instead it travels into our lakes and streams endangering our freshwater resources.  Some places in Wisc...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

Wheel Tax Frequently Asked Questions

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Click here to visit the Wisconsin Department of Transportation web page regarding Wheel Tax details.

If you have questions specific to the Manitowoc Wheel Tax, please click here.

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Posted on: December 27, 2018

Snow Shoveling Violation Changes

Beginning on December 19, 2018 violators who are reported to the City will no longer be sent written notice of the sidewalk snow shoveling violation.  Property owners, renters and persons in charge of each and every parcel of real estate in the C...

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Winterizing of Parks Restrooms

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The City of Manitowoc Parks Division has winterized and closed most parks restrooms and drinking fountains for the winter.  Three public restrooms, Silver Creek Park, Manitou Park and Lincoln Park Cabin #1, will remain open all winter for winter ...

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