Posts under ‘Paddock Lake’

Brass Ball removed from corners; awaits placement at new site

Maybe, like me, you have had your eyes more on orange barrels lately to have noticed, but the iconic brass ball over the intersection of Highway 50 and Highways 83/75 — also known as Brass Ball Corners — is no longer there. It’s not a surprise. Paddock Lake officials announced in March that the ball’s […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board committee of the whole Sept. 10, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting Wednesday, starting at 6 p.m., at the Village of Paddock Lake Municipal Building. No action is taken at committee of the whole meetings. Issues are discussed, but not voted on. Among the agenda items are: Final plat, rezoning and developers […]

Units responding for investigation in Paddock Lake

At about 10:47 a.m., Salem Lakes Fie/Rescue units are responding for a report of a spill in about the 6900 block of 238th Avenue in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: A gas spill, possibly on the lake, was reported. UPDATE 10:52 a.m. — Units on the scene investigating. No sign of spill found at launch. UPDATE […]

Paddock Lake may seek disaster funds for July storm tree damage

Paddock Lake may seek reimbursement of costs of cleaning up from a storm that damaged over 30 trees in the village. On July 29, a storm moved through the village with high winds and perhaps a microburst, according to a staff report prepared for the Village Board. At last week’s committee of the whole meeting, […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 8:31 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highway 50 and Highway 75 (Brass Ball Corners) in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 8:34 p.m. — Dispatch reports deputy on scene reports two vehicles involved, with one rolled over. Utility pole also hit. UPDATE 8:35 a.m. […]

July 22, 2021 lake test results: Caution lifted for PHLA beach

A swim caution has been lifted for the Paddock Hooker Lakes Association beach after re-sampling by Kenosha County Public Health showed E.coli levels there within normal range. The result from Wednesday’s re-sampling at PHLA beach was 15 E.coli/100 mL. Share267Tweet267 Shares

Left turn lane returning to Highway 50 at 248th Avenue

It’s going to soon be a little easier to turn left into Paddock Lake from Highway 50 when a left turn lane is slated to return to the intersection with Highway 50. The left turn lane for eastbound traffic on Highway 50 to access 248th Avenue is expected to return to use Wednesday according to […]

2021 Paddock Lake bike parade is July 3

Decorated bikes will again be hitting the streets of Paddock Lake to celebrate Independence Day this year. The village’s annual bike parade will take place July 3. Line up at 72nd Street and 248th Avenue (McAlonan Park) will be 9:30-9:45 a.m. Parade starts at 10 a.m. The parade’s route will follow 248th Avenue north to […]

Left turns to be eliminated from Highway 50 to 248th to facilitate utility work

We Energies is implementing a change next week to the flow of traffic through the ongoing utility work under Highway 50 in Paddock Lake. The utility company has informed village officials the current left turn lane for eastbound traffic on Highway 50 at 248th Avenue will be removed on Tuesday to allow for construction crews […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board committee of the whole June 9, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting starting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday at the Municipal Building. Committee of the whole meetings are for discussion, not action. Among the agenda items are: Summer public works projects. Traffic and vehicle study. Independence Day bike parade The full agenda […]

Paddock Lake rejects request for temporary no wake hours change

The Paddock Lake Village Board on Wednesday rejected a request from a resident to extend the wake allowed hours to start at 8 a.m. on the lake for June 14-18 to facilitate sessions with the resident’s children and others to be taught by a renowned barefoot water skier. A motion to issue a permit to […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board meeting May 19, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular Village Board meeting Wednesday starting at 7 p.m. at the Municipal Building. Among the agenda items are: Approve Preliminary subdivision Plat for Duck Pond on parcel 40-4-120-041-0300 Consideration and possible action to issue village permit allowing water ski exhibition for June 14-18, 2021. Rescind […]

Gas main replacement in Paddock Lake to cause major lane closure

Replacement of a We Energies gas main along Highway 50 in Paddock Lake will cause the four-lane highway to use only two lanes for much of the summer. The utility company is replacing 8,100 linear feet of gas main between 236th Avenue and 256th Avenue along Highway 50. That work is being done ahead of a Wisconsin […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board committee of the whole meeting May 11, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting Wednesday starting at 6 p.m., at the Municipal Building. Committee of the whole meetings are for discussion of topics, not action. Among the agenda items are: Discussion of a resident request to temporarily amend boating wake hours. Discussion of traffic […]

Paddock Lake celebrates Arbor Day 2021

Paddock Lake village officials and a few local residents celebrated Arbor Day 2021 Saturday. This year’s celebration included the planting of a tree on the south end of the Village Hall property. This is Paddock Lake’s 21st Arbor Day celebration. The village is an official Tree City USA. Village President Terry Burns and Trustee Renee […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board committee of the whole meeting April 14, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting Wednesday starting at 6 p.m., at Village Hall. Video of Paddock Lake Village Board meetings is also posted at the village’s YouTube channel after the meeting (usually the next day). Among the agenda items are: Library representation appointment. Tax Increment […]

A word from our sponsors: Paddock Lake Area Lions Club to host brat/hot dog meal fundraiser April 10

Note: This is a paid announcement from Paddock Lake Area Lions Club — DH The Paddock Lake Lions Club will host its Strikeout Hunger drive-thru fundraiser and food drive on Saturday, April 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Central High School parking lot in Paddock Lake. $10 Brat/Hot Dog Meal with a […]

It’s Spring Election Day 2021!

It’s Spring Election Day today with state and local non-partisan offices on the ballot. Polls are open today from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Salem Lakes will be using all three polling places: Salem Lakes Village Hall, Wilmot Fire Station and Silver Lake Village Hall. Twin Lakes voting will be at Village Hall. All other […]

Highway 50 rehabilitation in Western Kenosha County to begin April 5

Have you noticed all of those traffic markers along the side of Highway 50 west of Paddock Lake? They are there because work on Highway 50 in Western Kenosha County is scheduled to begin next week and continue into fall. From a Wisconsin Department of Transportation news release distributed Thursday: To invest in Wisconsin’s transportation […]

Spring Election 2021: Paddock Lake village trustee Q&A

Paddock Lake residents will be able to vote for three candidates in a field of four for village trustee in the April 6 election. Appearing on the ballot are incumbents Bena Ahlburg and Scott Garland and newcomers Renee Brickner and John Poole. Incumbent Kathy Christenson did not run for re-election. All candidates were sent identical […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board regular meeting March 17, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting Wednesday, starting at 7 p.m. at Village Hall. Agenda items include: To authorize the Village President and Village Clerk to sign the WI. DOT purchase agreement for the purchase of Village owned property for Highway 50 right of way use. Waive the first […]

Brass ball coming down from its namesake intersection

An upcoming upgrade of traffic signals and other aspects of the Highway 50 and Highways 83/75 intersection in Paddock Lake will lead to a new home for the iconic brass ball that hangs over the intersection. A brass ball of some sort has hung over the intersection — known as Brass Ball Corners — as […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board committee of the whole March 10, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting Wednesday, starting at 6 p.m., at Village Hall. A video recording of the meeting will be posted to the village’s YouTube page sometime after the completion of the meeting. Agenda items include: Presentation from Westosha Central High School on the […]

Utility work to affect access to 236th Ave in Paddock Lake next week

The following announcement is from the village of Paddock Lake: Paddock Lake Water Utility and Reesman excavating will be performing a water main extension through and under 236th Avenue, beginning the week of March 8, 2021. Project Scope: The project includes open cut excavation through the Village road known as 236th Avenue to install a […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board committee of the whole Feb. 10, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting Wednesday, starting at 6 p.m. at Village Hall. The meeting also will be video recorded and posted at the village’s YouTube channel sometime Thursday. At a committee of the whole meeting, no action is taken. Agenda items are for discussion […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 6:42 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 24600 block of Highway 50 (75th Street) in Paddock Lake. UPDATE 6:49 a.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports crash is in eastbound lanes, with two vehicles involved. Share154Tweet154 Shares

Paddock Lake moving to more regular property revaluation

The Paddock Lake Village Board has hired its property assessment contractor to perform more frequent revaluations over the next five years at a regular interval in an effort to keep property values closer to market values. The result, village official expect, should be less volatile village property tax bills. The five-year contract with Associated Appraisal […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board Jan. 20, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a special meeting Wednesday starting at 7 p.m. at Village Hall. Among the agenda items are: To approve Resolution #R21-01 entering into a five-year property assessment agreement with Associated Appraisal Consultants. Approve Ordinance 21-01, an ordinance to repeal and recreate section 7.52 of the village code […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake committee of the whole meeting Jan. 13, 2021

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting on Wednesday, starting at 6 p.m. at Village Hall. No formal votes are taken at committee of the whole meetings, which are for discussion of issues. Among the agenda items are: Property revaluation and assessors agreement. Wisconsin Public Service Commission […]

Paddock Lake Village Hall reopens

Paddock Lake Village Hall is once again reopened to the public, it was announced Tuesday by village administrator Tim Popanda. Here is the news release: Today January 5, 2021 at Noon the Village of Paddock Lake municipal offices located at 6969 236th Avenue will reopen to the public. As a result of an outbreak of […]

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