Greendale Village Hall Update

Village Hall Update


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Greendale Village Hall
6500 Northway
Greendale, WI 53129
414-423-2100 

Your bi-weekly news update from the Village of Greendale including important announcements, a look back at recent events and a look forward at the upcoming events in Greendale, Wisconsin. 


VILLAGE HALL UPDATE FOR FEBRUARY 3, 2023

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Village Board Meeting in Review
At the January 17, 2023 Board meeting the Board approved the following items:

  • An amendment to the Village's fund balance policy.
  • The purchase of a roll-off truck to replace the Water Department's current dump truck.
  • An ordinance removing the listing of fees in the ordinance, all fees are now located in the Village's fee schedule.  This ordinance would also repeal the milk license.
The Board also held a Special Village Board meeting on January 26th to appoint the next Finance Director/Treasurer - Stephanie Hall.

February 6, 2023 Village Board Meeting Preview
PLEASE NOTE THE BOARD MEETING WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY NIGHT.
The Board will consider approving:

  • A Class B liquor and beer license for Broad Street Coffee.
  • A temporary extension of premise permit for Ricardo's to serve at the Greendale Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet.
  • Bids for the 2023 Street and Utilities Rehabilitation Program - The staff recommendation includes completion of the following projects: Oakwood Street, W. Edgerton Ave (west of 84th street),  DPW Recycling Yard, Eaton Ln, Gateway Court and repair of drainage issues on Eastway.
  • Staff recommendations for some improvements to pedestrian and traffic safety in various areas.
  • A proclamation for Finance Director/Treasurer Kristen Victory in recognition of her dedicated service to the Village.
  • A special event permit for the Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet. 
  • A resolution that urges the Legislature and Governor to fix a broken system of funding critical local services.
Prior to the Regular Board meeting there will be a 5:30 PM Special Board meeting in Closed Session to discuss redevelopment in the Southridge Mall area.

To view the full agenda:  http://greendale.org/government/agendas_and_minutes/board_of_trustees.php#revize_document_center_rz53  

Announcements:

Family Wellness Event: Community Alliance and Greendale Schools are hosting a Family Wellness Event on Tuesday, February 7th, from 5:30-7:30pm at Greendale High School.   8th Grade student poster presentations and community vendor tables will be set up in the Auditorium Lobby (main entrance) from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to visit the students’ presentation tables before joining us in the Auditorium at 6:30 p.m. for international keynote speaker and author Joe Beckman.  He will take the stage to “reclaim human connection” through a refreshing, authentic, and down-to-earth approach to finding self-worth, resilience, confidence, joy, and human connection.   This event is FREE and open to the public!

February 21 Primary Election
The Spring Primary Election will be held Feb. 21.  Polls are open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.  In-person absentee voting will begin on Feb. 7 and will go until Feb. 17. Hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Village Hall. The last day to register by mail or online is Feb. 1 for the Spring Primary Election, otherwise you will need to register at Village Hall or on Election Day.  For more information on the election click here.

Changes to Curbside Garbage Collection: Beginning April 3, 2023 residents will be required to either use a Village purchased 65 or 95 gallon refuse cart, or leave individual refuse bags at the curb.  No other refuse containers may be used for curbside collection.  This change will cut down on the amount of work-related injuries, and increase efficiency of the garbage routes.  As a reminder refuse may not be placed curbside prior to 6:00 PM on the day before collection, and no later than 7:00 AM on the day of collection.

Upcoming Events:
Family Wellness Event: Tuesday February 7, 2023, 5:30 - 7:30 PM, Greendale High School (see above for more information on this event)

Fall in Love with Greendale: Downtown Greendale, Friday February 10 and Saturday February 11 - Shopping and dining event, https://www.facebook.com/events/857657062199187/?ref=newsfeed 

For more upcoming event information please visit the Greendale Community Event calendar.