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Posted on: June 10, 2021

June 21st Council Meeting Time Change


The June Common Council meeting held on June 21, 2021 will start at 7:00 p.m. See below for the scheduled public hearings:

7:01 p.m. Public Hearing: Zoning Change from R-1 to B-1 at 6306 Calumet Avenue

7:02 p.m. Public Hearing: Zoning Change from R-1 to I-2...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Utility Box Art Project

Public Art Utility Box

The City of Manitowoc, in conjunction with the Rahr-West Art Museum's Public Arts Committee, is seeking applications from artists for the public art utility box project. Amateur and professional artists are encouraged to apply, as well as teams a...

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Additional Info... Rahr West Art Museum
Posted on: June 7, 2021

District 4 Listening Session with Alderman Jim Brey and Mayor Justin Nickels


Mayor Nickels and Common Council members will be holding individual listening sessions in their district that will be open to citizens who live in that district or business owners who have a business in that district.

Alderman Jim Brey of District 4 and Ma...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Closures at Henry Schuette & Red Arrow Parks

Closed sign

Due to road construction on Broadway Street / Meadow Lane, the entrance to the upper portion of Henry Schuette Park will be closed beginning Monday, May 24th through approximately July 9th.  The entrance to the lower portion of Henry Schuette Par...

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Additional Info... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Ann Barbeau Photography Exhibit

Ann Barbeau

Ann Barbeau Photography Exhibition at the Rahr-West Art Museum

May 9-July 3, 2021

The Ann Barbeau Photography Exhibition features stunning landscape photography from throughout the lakeshore area. 

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Additional Info... Rahr West Art Museum
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Downtown Manitowoc Farmers Market

Farmers Market News Alert

The Manitowoc Farmers Market, presented by BayCare Clinc, is poised for another exciting year. 55+ vendors participate throughout the season featuring produce and processed foods, prepared foods, and artisan crafts & handmade goods.

Manitowoc Farmers M...

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Additional Info... Community Development
Posted on: April 17, 2021

Long Time Passing Exhibit

Long Time Passing Image


April 18-August 1, 2021Midwest farming changes constantly. In our lifetimes, there has been a shift from small acreage family farms to two extremes: to both very large and very small farms. The state of Wisconsin alone is losing more than...

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Additional Info... Rahr West Art Museum
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Summer Art Class Registration

Summer Art Classes

Registration is now open for summer art classes. There are classes for all ages, from preschool through adult. View our website for the full listing and registration information. 

Additional Info... Rahr West Art Museum
Posted on: March 29, 2021

2021 Street Sweeping Parking Ban

Street Sweeper


 The mission of the City’s Department of Public Infrastructure is to clean city streets to provide safe conditions for all modes of transportation and to help keep our lakes and rivers clean.  Ma...

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Additional Info... Public Infrastructure