News

Thu
02
Jul

Fire chief finalists selected

Three finalists have been selected for consideration to be the city’s first full-time fire chief following a national search this spring. 

Mon
29
Jun

Verona Road construction update for June 29 - July 3

The following update is provided by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation:

All lane restrictions and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change.

Sat
27
Jun

Police investigate ATM ‘skimming’ at bank

The Fitchburg Police Department are investigating a “skimming” device that was installed on an ATM at a bank on 2900 block of Fish Hatchery Road May 30 weekend.

Fri
26
Jun

Police department considers body cameras

The Fitchburg Police Department could be following a nationwide trend by acquiring body cameras for its officers next year.

The city’s 2016-2020 Capital Improvement Plan – a long-term planning document – includes a proposed $95,800 for 47 cameras. The request prompted questions from some alders about the necessity of the cameras and the possibility of purchasing fewer cameras than requested. A final decision on the request isn’t expected until next month.

Thu
25
Jun

Lacy Road rebuild topic of tonight's open meeting

The City of Fitchburg is looking for feedback on plans to reconstruct 1.3 miles of Lacy Road sometime in the next two or three years, from the community center east to South Syene Road.

Mon
22
Jun

Verona Road construction update for June 22-26

All lane restrictions and work operations are weather dependent and subject to change.

Access remains open to area businesses and neighborhoods in the Verona Road work zone. Please continue to patronize the area businesses!

Thu
18
Jun

Seminole highway repairs to begin this week


Photo courtesy of the City of Fitchburg. This map shows the locations where the city plans to repair chips in the asphalt.

The city began its 2015 road chip sealing process today on Seminole Highway between McKee Road and Sentinel Pass.

The work will last “approximately one week,” according to a press release from the city.

Mon
15
Jun

McKee Farms concert rescheduled to June 22

Uncooperative weather has forced organizers to reschedule tonight’s installment of Concerts at McKee Farms.

Tue
09
Jun

Fitchburg Council to consider Monona admin for job

The Fitchburg Common Council will consider a third applicant for the position of city administrator at tonight’s meeting.

Tue
09
Jun

Mayor begins listening sessions


Photo by Jacob Bielanski Mayor Steve Arnold responds to attendees of his May 28 listening session at McKee Farms Park shelter.

McKee Farms Park and a sunny Tuesday evening provided the perfect backdrop for playing, biking and discussions about city policy.

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