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Posted on: October 12, 2020

Leaf and Yard Waste Collection

Leaf and Yard Waste (2)

The City of Whitewater - Department of Public Works will collect leaf and yard waste the:

  • Week of October 26 – October 30, 2020
  • Week of November 9 – November 13, 2020
  • Week of November 16 – November 20, 2020

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Key Election Dates to Know

Voting Dates

The City of Whitewater is committed to making sure every voter who is eligible to vote can do so. Citizens are encouraged to choose the voting option that works best for them.  

Here are some key dates and facts to remember for the upcoming Presid...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Polling Place Relocation

Public Notice

RESOLUTION RELOCATING THE POLLING PLACE FOR WARDS 7,8,9,13 AND 12 TO THE KACHEL FIELDHOUSE ON THE UW-WHITEWATER CAMPUS

            WHEREAS, the Common Council of the City of ...

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

In Person Absentee Ballot Hours at Municipal Building

Absentee Voting in Person Hours 2020

The City of Whitewater plans to hold as many in person absentee voting sessions in the council chambers of the municipal building as possible to allow for social distancing. Persons may also register in person until 5 p.m. on October 30, or at the polls o...
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Posted on: September 23, 2020

UW-W Covid 19 Information and Resources

Warhawks Return

Need additional information about COVID-19 on campus? Visit their Warhawks Return website page. 

You can also view and submit the COVID-19 COVID Behavioral Reporting Form if you see something that brings you concern.

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

Whitewater Trick-or-Treat Guidelines

Trick or Treat 2020

Whitewater Guidelines for safely Trick-or-Treating on Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 4pm to 7pm. 

Safety Tips:

  • Only share commercially wrapped food/candy
  • Disinfect high touch areas
  • Wear gloves to hand out candy
  • Wear a mask
  • Stay home if you are sick &a...
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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Compost Site Hours Change for Fall

Compost site Hours 2020

Effective September 23, 2020, the hours of operation for the compost site will be changing on Wednesdays. The hours will now be from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m., until the site closes for the season. The site will remain open on Saturdays from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m....

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

New Equal Opportunities Commission

Equal Opportunity Commission 2

The City of Whitewater has created an Equal Opportunity Commission in hopes to improve the quality of life in Whitewater by the elimination of racism and other forms of discrimination in the Whitewater community.

This commission was created pursuant to Cha...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Walworth County Historical Society "Legacy for Kids"

Legacy For Kids Effigy Mounds

The Walworth County Historical Society has collected interesting historical facts and created the "Legacy for Kids" publication. Learn more about the Whitewater Effigy Mounds and other historical sites in Walworth County by visiting the Whitewat...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Interactive Historic Landmarks Map

Interactive Historic Landmarks Map

Looking for something to do in Whitewater? Want to be outside? Want to take a stroll with the family but learn something new... or old? Check out the Interactive Historic Landmarks Map. This map will help guide you around town and learn some amazing infor...

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Posted on: August 11, 2020

Bulk Pickup Dates

Bulk Pickup 2020 3

Aug 13, Sept 10, Oct 8, Nov 12 & Dec 10

What to keep in mind:

  • Bulk pickup is the 2nd Thursday of each month.
  • This day is for any extra garbage or recycling you have or items that are too large to fit in the carts. This does not include yard waste, constr...
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Posted on: August 14, 2020

50 Trees for 50 Years Campaign in Whitewater

Trees

With this year being the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the UW-Whitewater Sustainability Office and City of Whitewater are coming together to continue advocating for trees by launching the “50 Trees for 50 Years” campaign in hopes of p...
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Posted on: July 27, 2020

COVID- 19 Information Line and Webpage

Covid Info Line

Please visit our COVID-19 Community Updates page or call our new information line to answer some frequently asked questions. If your questions are not answered, you may leave a voicemail and a city staff member will call you back within 2 business days. W...

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Posted on: July 27, 2020

Whitewater CDA Receives $250,000 for Capital Catalyst Program

Police Press Release

Whitewater, Wis. July 27, 2020- The Whitewater Community Development Authority (CDA) was awarded $250,000 from Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation for the CDA Capital Catalyst Program.

Catalyst funds deploy capital to the new business generation. Wh...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Face Mask Ordinance in the City of Whitewater

Masks

Mask Ordinance Video by Whitewater Community Television (click the image to view the video)

 

City of Whitewater Ordinance Creating Chapter 8.37 Requiring Face Coverings During COVID-19 Pandemic

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Additional Safe Eating Space in Downtown

Additional Outdoor Eating Space

City of Whitewater Creates Additional Safe Eating Space in Downtown

Whitewater, Wis. June 30, 2020- The City of Whitewater has created additional space or temporary park for patrons of downtown restaurants to enjoy their meals safely.

Due to the CO...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Whitewater Company Awarded NASA License

ibuttonlink press release

WHITEWATER, WISCONSIN, May 29, 2020- iButtonLink is joining the battle against COVID-19 with its award of a coveted NASA license to produce quick-to-market ventilators for use during the pandemic.

“We have a rare opportunity to use our custom pro...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

May 29, 2020- City of Whitewater COVID-19 Reopening Local Government Plan

Covid 19

Visit the City Manager’s COVID-19 Community Update web page for new or updated resources for Whitewater residents.

City of Whitewater Reopening Local Government Plan (PDF) as of May 29, 2020.

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

2019 Water Consumer Confidence Report Data

Water

2019 Water Consumer Confidence Report Data (PDF)

View previous year’s reports on the Water Department page. 

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Whitewater Shared-Ride Taxi Program Hour Changes

Whitewater Shared-Ride Taxi Program

Whitewater Shared-Ride Taxi ProgramNeed a ride? Whitewater has partnered with Brown Cab Service, Inc. to get you where you need to go with the Whitewater Ride Share program. Call 920-563-6303 and give the location you desire to be picked up or dropped off...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Stay connected!

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

Website Personalization Now Available

By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that th...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Whitewater From Above

Whitewater from Above

The seventh installment in the monthly Janesville GazetteXtra video series focuses on Whitewater. Gazette videographer Anthony Wahl shot aerial video with The Gazette drone and combined the shots into a sunrise-to-sunset story. Thank you Janesville Gazett...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Whitewater, Your Opinion Matters!

POLCO

Brainstorm with the Community and Vote on Policy Topics. The Common Council needs your input and they have initiated a new way to invite citizen feedback. The City of Whitewater has partnered with Polco to receive real-time feedback from citizens...

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