Posts under ‘Paddock Lake’

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board meeting Jan. 15, 2020

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 15 starting at 7 p.m. at Village Hall in Paddock Lake. This is the meeting in which action is taken on items discussed at committee meetings and the committee of the whole meeting. Among the items on the agenda […]

Paddock Lake to stay put on chicken regulations

A majority of the Paddock Lake Village Board is not in favor of changing the existing ordinance regarding the keeping of chickens within the village. The matter was discussed at the committee of the whole meeting last week after a resident of 247th Avenue asked for the current regulations to be revised. The key provision […]

Agenda: Paddock Lake Village Board Committee of the Whole meeting Jan. 8, 2020

The Paddock Lake Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting Wednesday at Village Hall. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. Among the items on the agenda for this discussion only meeting is on-street and right-of-way parking, a reoccurring topic of discussion for the Village Board. The full agenda is available […]

Spring election 2020: Village races uncontested in Salem Lakes, Paddock Lake

The spring election ballots in Salem Lakes and Paddock Lake will show uncontested races for village trustee in both municipalities. Salem Lakes also will have an uncontested race for municipal judge. In Salem Lakes, incumbents Dennis Faber, Ron Gandt and Bill Hopkins were the only people who filed to run for three seats. For municipal […]

Units responding for alarm in Paddock Lake

At about 6:57 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to the 6800 block of 250th Avenue for an alarm. Per dispatch: This is a carbon monoxide response. No occupants reporting feeling ill. Share5Tweet5 Shares

Units responding for alarm in Paddock Lake

At about 6:21 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to an alarm in the 23900 block of 63rd Street in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Carbon monoxide alarm sounding in a home. Share7Tweet7 Shares

Units responding for sparking wire in Paddock Lake

At about 5:22 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a report of a sparking wire in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Problem was reported as being along Highway 75 north of Highway 50 in Paddock Lake. Share23Tweet23 Shares

2019 Paddock Lake Outdoor Holiday Decoration Contest winners announced (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Here are the winners of the 2019 Village of Paddock Lake Outdoor Holiday Decoration Contest: First place — The Schultz household on 66th Street. Second place — The Falotico household on 248th Avenue. Third Place — The Orozco household on 235th Avenue. First place won $50 and second and third won $25 (Note: westofthei.com sponsored the prizes […]

Units responding for investigation in Paddock Lake

At about 5:16 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for an investigation in the 6400 block of 238th Avenue in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Caller reports a smell of natural gas in the area. UPDATE 5:23 p.m. — Unit on scene reports that only cooking smoke smell at the scene. Still responding units ordered […]

Paddock Lake to have 2019 Holiday Decorating Contest

Paddock Lake residents, get decorating! The village of Paddock Lake is having a 2019 Holiday Decorating Contest. Judging of holiday displays throughout the village will take place Dec. 21 by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. Make sure you have your lights and decorations on that day from 6 to 9 p.m. to be considered. Winners […]

Christian Lutheran Church annual Christmas concert is Dec. 7

Christian Lutheran Church will host its annual Christmas Concert on Dec. 7, starting at 6 p.m. The concert will feature performances by Riverport Chorus and Alleluia Bell Choir. This free event will feature holiday fun and include cookies and beverages at intermission. Christ Lutheran Church is located at 24929 75th Street in Paddock Lake. Share16Tweet16 […]

Paddock Lake to have 2019 Holiday Decorating Contest

Paddock Lake residents, get decorating! The village of Paddock Lake is having a 2019 Holiday Decorating Contest. Judging of holiday displays throughout the village will take place Dec. 21 by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. Make sure you have your lights and decorations on that day from 6 to 9 p.m. to be considered. Winners […]

A word from our sponsors: 2019 Paddock Lake Lighted Holiday Parade is Dec. 14

Note: Paddock Lake is advertising this event with westofthei. This is a paid announcement. — DH Paddock Lake’s 7th annual Holiday Parade will be on Dec. 14, starting at 4 p.m. Village Board and staff invite all residents young and old to participate in the Village of Paddock Lake 6th Annual Christmas Parade. The parade will start at McAlonan […]

Paddock Lake passes 2020 tax levy with 1.57% increase

The Paddock Lake Village Board has passed a tax levy for 2020 of $1,499,258. That represents an increase of 1.57 percent over 2019. The village’s total assessed valuation for the 2020 levy was $244,780,000, essentially the same as for the 2019 levy. The tax rate for 2020 is 6.12/$1,000 of assessed value, an increase of […]

Paddock Lake to resume yard waste collection when weather breaks

If you are a Paddock Lake resident wondering how you’re going to get rid of fall yard waste despite this early winter weather, the village has a message for you. For now, with unseasonably cold temperatures and snow cover, yard waste collection has been suspended. But it is expected to return yet this season, said […]

Paddock Lake road projects expected to be completed next week

Motorists that travel along 248th Avenue and 244th Avenue in Paddock Lake are going to have to bump along for at least another week until repaving there is complete. The two pavement repair projects on 248th Avenue and 244th Avenue are behind schedule, village administrator Tim Popanda said Friday. The paving contractor (Payne and Dolan) has experienced […]

Units responding to crash in Paddock Lake

At about 6:10 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire Rescue units are responding to a crash at 236th Avenue and Highway K (60th Street) in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Injuries being reported. Share192Tweet192 Shares

Trick or treat hours changed to Saturday in Bristol; staying on Thursday in Paddock Lake, Salem Lakes, Randall, Twin Lakes

An unpleasant weather forecast has prompted one local municipality to change trick or treat hours this year, but most Western Kenosha County municipalities have decided to stick with sending the youngsters out on Halloween on Thursday as originally planned. Bristol on Wednesday afternoon changed trick or treating hours in Bristol to Saturday, Nov. 2, from […]

Units responding for alarm in Paddock Lake

At about 7:49 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to an alarm at a residence in the 7000 block of 238th Avenue in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: This is a supervisory alarm. UPDATE 7:56 p.m. — Command unit at the scene reports alarm is from cooking smoke. Still responding units […]

Power outage in Paddock Lake

At about 8:10 p.m., We Energies is reporting a power outage affecting part of Paddock Lake. Not affected is Central High School, where the homecoming football game is being played (I drove by to check). We Energies says 99 customers are affected. My observations suggest the outage is affecting the neighborhood west of 248th Avenue […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At 6:12 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash at Highway 50 and Highways 75/83 (Brass Ball Corners) in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Crash scene is in intersection. UPDATE 6:15 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports two vehicles appear to be involved. Share6Tweet6 […]

Road work in Paddock Lake to begin Friday

A couple of stretches of roads in Paddock Lake are set to be under construction for about a week. From a press release from the village issued via email Wednesday: Paddock Lake, and Payne and Dolan Asphalt will begin the 2019 Road Improvement Project on Friday October 4,2019 and will be completing the resurfacing portion […]

State to host meeting on Highway 50 reconstruction

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is hosting a public involvement meeting to discuss the future roadway reconstruction of Highway 50 (75th Street) from 256th Avenue (Highway 83/75) to 236th Avenue, in Paddock Lake. The meeting will take place on Thursday, Sept. 26 from 5-7 p.m. at Central High School, Multi-Purpose Room, 24617 75th St., Paddock Lake. Members of […]

Paddock Lake under slow no wake

Paddock Lake is under a slow no wake order after heavy rains this week. Slow no wake means any watercraft used on a lake must travel slow enough to not cause a wake. Share3Tweet3 Shares

Units responding to Central HS for alarm

At about 9:13 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Central High School in Paddock Lake for an alarm. Per dispatch: This is a fire alarm. UPDATE 9:15 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports no fire or smoke observed. Share18Tweet18 Shares

Units responding for investigation in Paddock Lake

At about 5:40 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a business in the 24700 block of 75th Street (Highway 50) in Paddock Lake for an investigation. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a burning smell inside the building. Share12Tweet12 Shares

2019 Paddock Lake Bike Parade is July 4

The 2019 annual Paddock Lake Bike Parade will take place July 4. Residents of all ages are encouraged to participate with a bike decorated for the holiday. Parade line-up will take place at 9:45 a.m. at McAlonan Park, 248th Avenue between 72nd and 73rd Streets. The parade route will proceed north on 248th Avenue to […]

Westosha Kiwanis not hosting fireworks this year in Paddock Lake

Club shifting spending from fireworks to more service for kids The Kiwanis International website says that organization is “dedicated to improving the lives of children one community at a time.” The Westosha-Salem Kiwanis Club is part of that network and a shift in its spending priorities will be clear to many this July 3 when […]

Paddock Lake Village Board shows little interest in establishing ATV/UTV routes

A resident’s request that Paddock Lake consider establishing ATV/UTV routes within the village street system met with little support from the Village Board at a committee of the whole meeting Wednesday. Resident Ed Ingram asked the board to consider the change. He characterized it as similar to the village’s allowing of registered golf carts to […]

Paddock Lake man among those who died in industrial explosion in Waukegan

One of the people that died from an industrial plant explosion Friday night in Waukegan was a Paddock Lake man. Allen Stevens, 29, of Paddock Lake, died at an Illinois hospital a day after the explosion, WGTD is reporting. Here is the full WGTD story. Four people died as a result of the explosion at […]

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