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Recruitment Announcement!

Recruitment Announcement!
Recreation Manager

The City of Algoma is pleased to announce the recruitment and selection process for their next Recreation Manager. The Recreation Manager works under the direction of the Director of Public Services, however the employee is expected to exercise independent judgment at all times. The primary purpose of this position is to perform high level management of the City’s recreation functions, including the operation of the Youth Club and supervision of the marina. Secondary functions include attending monthly Parks and Recreation Committee meetings and providing administrative support to the Director in order to advance our service delivery, particularly in the areas of the marina and urban forestry program. The Recreation Manager must routinely interact with residents and members of the public in a courteous and respectful manner.

Applications are due back to the City Administrator, Jared Heyn, by 4:00 pm on Monday, January 3, 2022.

Click on the link below, or navigate over to the Job Opportunities section for the Recruitment Announcement and Job Description.  


City of Algoma (algomacity.org)

The City of Algoma is an equal opportunity employer.

Click on the Heading for additional details.

2022 Preliminary Budget

On November 16, 2021 at 4:30pm, the Common Council for the City of Algoma will meet at the City Hall, for the purpose of holding a public hearing for any citizens or taxpayers on the proposed City Budget for 2022.  A summary of the proposed budget for 2022 and public hearing notice will be published in the Green Bay Press Gazette on Saturday, October 30, 2021.  

Click here for the details of the 2022 Preliminary Budget.

Halloween Trick or Treat 2021 Hours

Trick or Treating in the City of Algoma will be on Sunday, October 31,  from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. 
Those wishing to accept Trick or Treaters should leave a porch light on. 
Trick or Treat

Kewaunee County 2021 Clean Sweep

Kewaunee County is hosting a Hazardous Waste Collection at the Kewaunee Co. Highway Shop in Casco on Saturday October 30, 2021 from 8 am - 12:00 pm.
Click on the header to see the flyer for acceptable items and the pre-registration link!

When: Saturday 10/30/2021
Time: 08:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Kewaunee County Highway Shop - Hillside Location - E2180 Hwy 54 - Casco, WI 54205
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1996 Chevy Truck FOR SALE!

The City of Algoma is selling the 1996 Chevy Silverado with lift gate. Click here for more details! 

Proclamation 2021-02 September 2021 As World Migratory Bird Month in the City of Algoma

Monday September 7, 2021 Mayor Wayne R. Schmidt proclaimed September 2021 as World Migratory Bird Month in the City of Algoma. He urges all citizens to celebrate this observance and to support efforts to protect and conserve migratory birds and their habitats in our community and the world at large. Click here for more details on how the Bird City Algoma Committee is celebrating World Migratory Bird Month in Algoma! 

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Mayor's Honoree Luncheon - Friday August 13, 2021

Please Join Us! 
The annual Mayor's Honoree Luncheon will be held on Friday, August 13, 2021 at Homestead Kitchen and Tap.
This year's luncheon honors Katie Brandt & Tina Lawrence.
Contact the Algoma Chamber of Commerce for Tickets Today! (920)-487-2041

Proclamation 2021-01 June 13-19, 2021 Fair Housing Week

The Mayor has declared June 13-19, 2021 is Fair Housing Week in the City of AlgomaProclamation 2021-01 Fair Housing Week

Wisconsin Tomorrow Small Business Recovery grants - grant program to help up to 84,000 Wisconsin small businesses

Governor Evers has announced the application dates for $420 million in Wisconsin Tomorrow Small Business Recovery grants.

Algoma Utilities Releases Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)

The CCR Report is designed to inform you about the quality water and services we deliver to you every day.  Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and dependable supply of drinking water.  We want you to understand the efforts we make to continually improve the water treatment process and protect our water resources.  We are committee to ensuring the quality of your water.  To read the full report click here: Consumer Confidence Report 2020.

New Feature at Crescent Beach!

As you drive past Crescent Beach, you may notice a new sign on the beach hill welcoming everyone to beautiful Algoma.
This sign was designed, made, and donated by Shawn Olson.
The City would like to thank Shawn for this neat addition to our city!

Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan

https://vierbicher.sharefile.com/d-s90a398b3b95f4a29be9ca34b0132977e

Thank you to those community members that have participated in taking the surveys for the Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan. Katherine Westaby of Vierbicher has been working with the Parks and Recreation Committee on the plan and is ready for the next steps in the process.

We are inviting the public to review the draft plan in the link below and send any comments or suggestions to Sara.Robertson@algomacity.org by May 12th or attend the committee meeting on May 17th at 6:00 pm at the Youth Club to discuss the draft. 

Thank you!

Congressman Gallagher's Visit to Algoma Fire & Rescue Department

Congressman Gallagher visited Algoma Fire & Rescue on Wednesday April 28, 2021.  Gallagher thanked the crew for their dedication and service.

While here he also visited the South Pier in Algoma and was proud to join stakeholders like Mayor Schmidt in helping secure funding for the repairs to the pier. Congressman Gallagher encourages people to come out and celebrate the natural beauty of Algoma!

Truck Bid Results

The City of Algoma received six bids ranging from $1,609.52 up to $4,015.00.  The winning bidder will be contacted by the City of Algoma to make arrangements for paperwork and to complete the transaction.  Thank you for submitting bids!

Finance and Personnel Committee and Public Works Committee Meeting Date/Time Changes

The Finance and Personnel Committee will now meet the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 4:30 p.m. beginning August 18, 2020.

The Public Works Committee will now meet the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 8:30 a.m. beginning August 18, 2020.

WIS 42 Project Begins Next Week in Kewaunee County

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has awarded a contract to Peter's Concrete Company of Green Bay for the construction work along Highway 42.  The work includes replacing culvert pipes and a new bridge over Three Mile Creek between 9th Road and 10th Road.  No work will be conducted within the City of Algoma.  Open this news story for more details and contact information.

Algoma Utilities Releases Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)

The CCR Report is designed to inform you about the quality water and services we deliver to you every day.  Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and dependable supply of drinking water.  We want you to understand the efforts we make to continually improve the water treatment process and protect our water resources.  We are committed to ensuring the quality of your water.  To read the full report click here: Consumer Confidence Report 2019.

Moving Kewaunee County Forward

Reopening Guidelines Issued by Kewaunee County Public Health Department

Notice of Application for License

Please take notice that the following applications have been received and are on file in the office of the CITY CLERK of the CITY OF ALGOMA for intoxicating liquor, fermented malt beverage and wine for the year ending the 30th day of June, 2021.  Publication is being made in accordance with 125.04(3)(g) of the Wisconsin Statutes.  The applicants will be considered for approval at the Common Council meeting on June 1, 2020.

Zoning Board of Appeals Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of a public hearing to be held before the Zoning Board of Appeals of the City of Algoma, Kewaunee County, Wisconsin, on Wednesday, June 3, 2020; at 4:30 p.m., in the Common Council Chambers at City Hall, 416 Fremont Street, Algoma, Wisconsin.

Memorial Day Parade and Activities Cancelled due to COVID-19

The Memorial Day parade and activities have been cancelled due to COVID-19.  The group plans to do a video honoring the video that will then be shared on Facebook, YouTube, and the Algoma Community Access TV station.  Please watch the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook page for more info.

Open Book Notice

Notice that the Assessment Roll is open for Examination and Open Book

2020 Board of Review Notice

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Review for the City of Algoma, Kewaunee County, Wisconsin, shall convene for the purpose of hearing objections to property valuations on June 10, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. to conclusion at City Hall, 416 Fremont Street, Algoma, Wisconsin.  (Board must meet a minimum of two hours).

Meeting Notice - Municipal Board of Canvassers for April 7, 2020 Election

Municipal Board of Canvassers to meet at City Hall on Monday, April 13, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Closures and Precautions in Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Algoma, Wisconsin – The City of Algoma and several other public service entities within the community are taking precautions in order to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus (Coronavirus) in order to protect the welfare and public health of our community. Below are the precautions being taken by the City of Algoma, as well as other public service entities within the community.

Utility Helps City Reduce Costs with Lighting Upgrades

Algoma Utilities has helped local municipal buildings afford the upfront costs of making energy efficiency improvements, resulting in big savings for the City of Algoma.

Important Notice about Garbage & Recycling Bin Placement

Important Notice About Garbage & Recycling Bin Placement from Advanced Disposal!  Advanced Disposal will not empty bins that are put in or on top of a snow bank.

Public Hearing Date Set for 2020 Budget

The Common Council will hold a public hearing for the 2020 Budget on Monday, December 2, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.

RFP for Engineering - Submittals Due 3:00 p.m. 11/22/19

The City of Algoma is currently requesting proposals (RFP) for municipal engineering services.  The deadline for submittals is 3pm on Friday, November 22, 2019.

Leaf Pickup Continues & Brush Pickup will Resume in Spring

Leaf pickup has begun and will continue as weather permits.  Brush pickup is complete and will resume April 6, 2020.

THERE WILL BE NO SPRING OR FALL CLEANUP IN 2019

City of Algoma Residents: There will be NO spring cleanup this year.  City staff is currently working on a solution to address a cleanup in the future, however going forward there will be a charge for the cleanup and it is likely that the structure will be different.  It will no longer be a free service.  For your convenience, Riverview Transfer is operating at the former Kewaunee County Landfill site at E3726 Cty Road L, Kewaunee, WI 54216.  They are open Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturdays 8:00 a.m. to Noon.  Their phone number is 920-388-2223.

IMPORTANT GARBAGE & RECYCLING UPDATE!

IMPORTANT GARBAGE & RECYCLING UPDATE! Effective June 2019, Advanced Disposal is removing the Monday garbage and recycling route. All residents of the City of Algoma will be on the Tuesday route. Both garbage and recycling will be picked up EVERY week. Containers must be placed at the curb by 6:00 a.m. Tuesday morning.