And Then There Was One… End of Life Preparedness Workshop Scheduled for November 6th | Oct 20, 2014
Sometimes it's sudden. Sometimes there is time to prepare but it's filled with health concerns. Most times there has not been a lot of discussion about it before it happens. When it happens, there is immediate change. Life will no longer be the same. There can be feelings of shock, isolation, confusion, anger, panic, intense…
No Voter Photo ID Required at November Election | Oct 16, 2014
Platteville, WI – City Clerk Jan Martin advised voters in the City of Platteville that they do not need to show a photo ID to vote at the November 4, 2014 Election. On October 9, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned an earlier 7th Circuit Court of Appeals decision which had reinstated the photo ID…
Melody Lodge #2 and Wisconsin Masonic Foundation Medical Fund award matching grant to Project Pulse | Oct 16, 2014
Platteville EMS as the lead agency for Project Pulse was awarded a matching grant totaling $4,000 from the Wisconsin Masonic Foundation Medical Fund. The check totaling $8,000 was presented to Project Pulse committee members by James Harvey, Worshipful Master and Gary Olson, Secretary/Treasurer of Platteville’s Melody Lodge #2. The matching grant was applied for by…
Platteville EMS Raising Funds To Purchase Zoll AutoPulses | Oct 13, 2014
Platteville EMS is currently raising funds to purchase Zoll AutoPulses to be placed in each of the ambulances responsible for responding to 911 calls. The Zoll AutoPulse is a mechanical Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) device that performs the compression portion of CPR. The AutoPulse resembles a half backboard with a band that comes across the patient’s…
Broadway Street Construction Update 10-20-2014 | Oct 20, 2014
Crews are finishing paving today (10/20/14)! Madison Street may be temporarily closed at times in order to place the asphalt paving, but the contractor will open up the streets as soon as possible to allow traffic through.
Broadway Street Update 10-9-2014 | Oct 14, 2014
Asphalt paving is intended to be ready sometime this week (10/13). Until then the streets will be open, but gravel. Final landscaping, painting stripes and crosswalks will be after asphalt paving.
Broadway Street Construction Update 9-25-2014 | Sep 25, 2014
1. The middle section of the concrete pavement was finished up on Wednesday (9/24) and it will be ready to drive on next Monday or Tuesday. In the meantime, the east line is open for traffic to drive on. (The west lane is too, but it is only 8’ wide) 2. The concrete pavement at Madison Street was completed on Wednesday. We are, however, going to keep this intersection closed until the bituminous pavement is placed so that we don’t open and close it multiple times and confuse people. Iverson Construction is supposed to be in late next week to…
Broadway Street Construction Update 9-17-14 | Sep 17, 2014
The east (north bound) lane is poured to the project limits. It will not be open to traffic until Tuesday 9/23. Depending on weather, they will pour the west (south bound) lane on Thursday 9/18. During the pour, there will be no access on that section of Broadway. Once the pour is done, the center lane will be open to emergency traffic. The west lane will not be open until Wed 9/24 at the earliest. The center lane will be poured on Monday 9/22. There will be no access on Broadway during the pour on Monday. After the pour, there…