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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Adjusted Operations by Department

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Calumet County courthouse is open and employees continue to provide essential services to the community. However, to protect the safety of our residents, staff, and community, Calumet County departments are adjusting their schedules.

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Receive Emergency Notifications from Calumet County

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Calumet County uses AlertSense software to notify residents of local emergency alerts and community notifications. Users have the option to select what notifications to receive and how to receive them, including by text, phone, and email.

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

REACH Red Ribbon Week

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Calumet County youth are experiencing periods of stress. It’s during these times that they are most vulnerable to making poor choices including experimentation with alcohol, tobacco, and other substance misuses. Our youth’s substance m...

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Posted on: October 12, 2020

Public Health Recommends Against Large Gatherings Because of Local COVID-19 High Positivity Rate

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At present, the Calumet County Public Health Jurisdiction has an extremely high COVID-19 positivity rate of 33.5%, which is one of the highest nationally. Calumet County Public Health is overwhelmed with contact tracing and has had to adjust its processes...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

Circuit Court to Revert Back to Phase 1 of Operating Plan

As of October 12, 2020, the Calumet County Circuit Court will revert back to Phase I of the COVID-19 Operating Plan for Calumet County.  This means that some in-person hearings will again resume.  The following hearings may be held in pe...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Public Health Emergency COVID-19 Alert: Very High COVID-19 Activity Levels

Public health officers from City of Appleton, City of Menasha, Calumet, Outagamie, and Winnebago County Health Departments have issued a Public Health Emergency COVID-19 Alert. Very high levels of COVID-19 cases are resulting in increased COVID-1...

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

Calumet County Circuit Court to Temporarily Suspend In-Person Hearings

Effective immediately, Calumet County Circuit Court is temporarily stepping back in its operating plan. The Court is suspending all in-person hearings until further notice. This is a precautionary measure due to the increasingly high rate of COVID-19 case...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Free COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing Site to be Held in Chilton

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Free COVID-19 community testing will be available at the Calumet County Fairgrounds for three days next week through a collaboration between the Wisconsin Army National Guard and health departments of Calumet County, City of Menasha, City of Appleton, Out...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Calumet County Circuit Court to Resume In-Person Proceedings

Calumet County Circuit Court will resume in-person proceedings this week following a recently approved operational plan. This phased opening is in response to the Wisconsin Supreme Court order that circuit courts can resume jury trials and in-person heari...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Calumet County Issues Local Health Order #1, Phase A

In response to yesterday’s Wisconsin Supreme Court Decision on the Safer at Home order, Calumet County Public Health has issued a local health order, effective today, May 14, 2020. 

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Free COVID-19 Testing for Calumet County Residents

The local public health departments from Calumet County, Winnebago County, City of Appleton, City of Menasha and Outagamie County are partnering with the Wisconsin National Guard and healthcare systems to open a five-day COVID-19 testing site to meet test...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Calumet County Public Health Confirms First COVID-19 Death

CALUMET COUNTY Wis. (May 8, 2020) – Calumet County Public Health is announcing the first Calumet County death associated with COVID-19, a male in his mid-50s from the zip code 54952. We extend our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends, ...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

CULVERT REPLACEMENTS ON CTH C WILL CAUSE CLOSURE

The Calumet County Highway Department will be replacing culverts on CTH "C" from CTH “H” to CTH “HHH” (Calumet/Fond du Lac County Line) starting on Monday, May 11, 2020.    It is anticipa...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Stay Safe While Practicing Religion and Spirituality

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This afternoon the governor, after further consideration and consultation with religious organizations, has determined that “parking lot services, where congregants stay in their vehicles and avoid person-to-person cont...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Calumet County Park Campground Reopening May 1

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Calumet County Parks will continue to take the necessary steps to protect our visitors and do our part to assist with minimizing the spread of the COVID-19 virus. We are monitoring developments around this issue, and w...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

COVID-19 Update First Case Confirmed in Calumet County, City of Appleton

Chilton, Calumet County—Calumet County Public Health announced today that there is now one confirmed case in Calumet County, under the jurisdiction of City of Appleton Public Health. This individual contracted the virus through domestic travel, ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Voters Encouraged to Vote Absentee for April 7 Election

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Need to Change your address, name, or are you a new Wisconsin Voter?  You can register to vote online now through March 30 for the April 7 election.  Click here to register to vote. &...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

County Administrator Declares Public Health Emergency as COVID-19 Precautions Increase

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Effective immediately, County Administrator Todd M. Romenesko has declared a Public Health Emergency in Calumet County in an effort to guard against the spread of COVID-19, also known as Coronavirus.

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

North State Street (CTH F) Reconstruction Begins

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Starting Monday, March 9, 2020, State Street (CTH F) in Chilton will be shut down for reconstruction. During the project, the street will be closed to all motoring traffic, except Calumet County Sheriff vehicles, construction delivery trucks, and resident...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

Public Health Update: Coronavirus

Communicable Disease Alert: Novel Coronavirus in Wuhan, China

There is an ongoing outbreak of a respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that can be spread from person to person. Cases have been identified in Wuhan, China and in travelers fr...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Statewide Availability of Marriage Certificates to Expand

Calumet County Register of Deeds, Tamara Alten, has announced that it will now be easier to obtain a copy of your marriage certificate. Effective January 2, 2020, individuals married in Wisconsin will be able to go to any Wisconsin Register of Deeds offic...

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Posted on: January 5, 2020

Calumet County Receives a Hazard Mitigation Planning Update Grant

Calumet County, like the rest of the State of Wisconsin, is vulnerable to a variety of disasters. Wisconsin has incurred disaster-related damages totaling nearly $3 billion in the last three decades, with almost half of that occurring in the 1990's alone....

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

2019 County Private Well Testing Report

On March 25, 2019, residents collected 191 samples from 190 wells throughout Calumet County as part of the County’s annual Private Well Testing Day.  Since 2004, the Calumet County Land and Water Conservation Department (LWCD) and the C...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Calumet County Announced as EPA Brownfields Grant Recipient

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On June 5, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that 149 communities across America including Calumet County, Sheboygan County, Green Bay, Madison, Milwaukee, and Oshkosh have been selected to receive funding for brownfield site revita...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Calumet County Parks Department Survey

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The Calumet County Parks Department is in the process of updating the Calumet County Outdoor Park and Recreation Plan and we need the public’s input to do so. Please click on the link below and help shape the future of the Calumet County park sy...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Emerald Ash Borer

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The emerald ash borer is a destructive wood-boring pest of ash trees.

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

2020 Household Hazardous Waste Events

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For 2020, Calumet County, Hickory Meadows Landfill, and the local municipalities are sponsoring 5 Household Hazardous Waste Events that will provide free disposal of household hazardous wastes for Calumet County residents. For information on the event dat...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

2019 Program Recap

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2019 Hazardous Waste and Recycling Program recap.

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