***Clerk Needed: Town of Calumet is in need of a Town Clerk. Job description is posted under Forms and Permits. Contact Don Breth @ 847 867-8306 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if interested***
***Help Needed: Town of Calumet is in need of Recycle Center Employees. Pay is $13.00/hr Contact Don Breth @ 847 867-8306 or e-mail email@example.com if interested***
***State Assembly Representative Jeremy Thiesfeldt & State Senator Dan Feyen will be conducting a listening session at our Town Hall on Monday November 18th from 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Come and let them know of any concerns you may have. ***
HIGHWAY OBSTRUCTION POLICY
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT PUSHING SNOW OR OTHER MATERIALS ONTO OR ACROSS HIGHWAYS IS ILLEGAL.
PERFORMING THESE ACTIVITIES CAN LEAD TO ACCIDENTS RESULTING IN PROPERTY DAMAGE, BODILY INJURY, AND EVEN DEATH. THESE ACTIVITIES
ARE PROHIBITED BY WISCONSIN STATE LAW STATUTES 86.01, 86.07(2),
346.94(5), AND 941.01.
PLEASE FOLLOW THESE STATUTES IN ORDER TO AVOID PENALTY AND
LIABILITY, AND TO HELP KEEP HIGHWAY TRAVEL SAFE FOR EVERYONE.
THE LIFE YOU SAVE MAY BE YOUR OWN. THE STATE PATROL AND
COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT WILL BE WORKING WITH THE HIGHWAY
DEPARTMENT TO ENFORCE THIS LAW.
SEE THE "NOTICE SECTION" TO READ ABOUT THE
WISCONSIN VOTER PHOTO ID LAW
Wisconsin's Electronics Recycling Law (2009 Act50) prohibits disposal of certain electronic
devices in Wisconsin landfills, burning in an incineration facility, or placing these devies in a container intended for disposal or incineration (S.287.07(5), Wis. Stats.) This new law prohibits electronic (e-waste) into any Wisconsin landfill or Transfer Station commingled with municipal solid waste. The devices covered by the new landfill incineration ban are:
-televisions, both CRT's and all flat screens;
-computer monitors, both CRT's and all flat screens;
-computers - desk top & lap top;
-computer peripherals, including keyboards, mice and speakers;
- DVD players, VCRs and digital video recorders; and
- cell phones
Some options for the proper handing of e-waste after September 1, 2010:
1) Negotiate with the retail stores to take back the old e-waste item as part of your new purchase of new equipment.
2) 'Best Buy' the retail store will take e-waste at no charge with some restrictions as noted on their website www.bestbuy.com.
3) Contact Earthwise Recycling @ www.earthwiserecycling.com, Charges may apply.
For more information about this law, see http://dnr.wi.gov/ecyclewisconsin.
RECYCLE/GARBAGE PICK UP - The recycle center is open every Saturday from 8 AM - 4 PM. Remember to hand in your post cards with your address and vehicle info and in exchange you will receive your sticker. If you have not received a post card, please contact the clerk, Mary Casper at 920-898-4116. Thank you for your cooperation.
For building, remodeling, replacement & demolition permits and land use info please talk to our building inspector. Refer to Town contacts for the current contact.
FOR OTHER INFO GO TO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS.