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Agenda: Paris Town Board special and regular meetings, Nov. 24, 2020

The Paris Town Board is scheduled to hold a special board meeting and a regular board meeting on Tuesday at Town Hall. The special meeting is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Among the agenda items are: Closed session for conferring with legal counsel regarding pending litigation, namely Nelson v. Town of Paris. Reconvene into […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Racine County

At about 9 a.m., local fire departments are responding to a MABAS box alarm from the Town of Raymond Fire Department for a structure fire in the 2700 block of Nicholas Avenue. Per dispatch: Paris Fire and Rescue requested to respond with a tender, Bristol Fire and Rescue requested to respond with a squad and […]

Local school districts have not decided on county’s all virtual learning recommendation

Western Kenosha County school districts have not yet made a decision whether to follow advice from the Kenosha County Division of Health to hold virtual learning from Nov. 23 through Jan. 4. On Monday, Kenosha County Health Officer Dr. Jen Freiheit said she is strongly recommending that all schools within the county — K-12, colleges […]

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Kansasville

At about 12:45 p.m., local fire departments are responding for a MABAS box alarm from the Kansasville Fire Department for a barn fire in the 23300 block of County Line Road. Per dispatch: Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue is to respond with an engine and chief to the scene. Paris Fire and Rescue is to respond with […]

Paris Town Board OKs new informational sign for Town Hall site

The current sign at Town Hall (above) would be removed. The Paris Town Board approved a new informational sign for the Town Hall/Fire Station property at Tuesday’s regular monthly meeting. The sign is an effort to find additional ways to keep people informed, said town Clerk Diana Coughlin. “It’s another way to communicate with our […]

4-H Club may add community garden to Paris Town Hall site

The Paris Happy Workers 4-H Club received Paris Town Board approval to pursue plans for a a community garden somewhere on the grounds of the town hall-fire station complex. The Town Board discussed the matter and gave their OK to the general concept at Tuesday night’s monthly meeting. “I’m comfortable with the idea,” said town […]

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Somers

At about 2:44 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue is responding to a request for mutual aid from Somers Fire and Rescue for a crash in the 1800 block of Highway 31 (Green Bay Road) in Somers. Per dispatch: Paris is requested to respond with an ambulance. Share6Tweet6 Shares

Units responding for fire in Paris

At about 1:48 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue, Bristol Fire and Rescue, Somers Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a fire in the 20200 block of 45th Street in Paris. Per dispatch: Fire started in wiring for septic system. Fire is about […]

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Somers

At about 5:37 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue is responding to a request for mutual aid to Somers Fire and Rescue. Per dispatch: Paris is requested to respond with an ambulance to a crash at Highway E and the East Frontage Road. Share6Tweet6 Shares

Agenda: Paris Town Board meeting Sept. 22, 2020

The Paris Town Board is scheduled to meet Tuesday starting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 16607 Burlington Road, Paris. Agenda items include: Review, discussion and action on draft Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Town of Paris and Paris Solar Energy Center LLC. The parties have negotiated an agreement to cover various concerns and […]

Units responding for fire along Paris-Bristol border

At about 6:04 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a fire in the 19900 block of Highway K along the Paris-Bristol border. Per dispatch: This is a vehicle fire. UPDATE 6:05 p.m. — Dispatch says this now is being considered a crash. UPDATE 6:10 p.m. — Dispatch reports Bristol […]

Units responding for crash along Bristol-Paris border

At about 11:16 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 15200 block of Highway K (60th Street) along the Bristol-Paris border. Share5Tweet5 Shares

Units responding for fire along Bristol-Paris border

At about 8:43 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to the 16000 block of Highway K (60th Street) along the Bristol-Paris border for a report of a fire. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a fire in a tree. UPDATE 8:48 p.m. — Dispatch reports WE Energies responding. Share14Tweet14 Shares

Units responding to fire in Paris

At about 8:03 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a fire in the 13700 block of Highway N in Paris. Per dispatch: A transformer is on fire on the north side of the road. Share4Tweet4 Shares

Units responding for crash in Paris

At 6:19 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 14100 block of Highway N in Paris. Per dispatch: This is a single vehicle crash with the car sliding off the road. Share6Tweet6 Shares

Units responding to crash in Paris

At about 10:01 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash in the 16600 block of Highway 142 in Paris. Share8Tweet8 Shares

Agenda: Paris Town Board meeting April 28, 2020

The Paris Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Town Hall. This meeting is being held at Town Hall.  The hall will be set up for social distancing.  It is requested that all attendees provide and wear a face mask while present.  Anyone exhibiting a continuous cough […]

Units responding for vehicle smoke in Paris

At about 4:06 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of smoke coming from the rear of a vehicle in the 19000 block of Highway K along the Paris-Bristol border. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Paris postpones 2020 annual meeting

Paris has postponed its 2020 annual town meeting. The meeting was to be held Tuesday. An order by Chairman John Holloway signed Thursday says the meeting will be rescheduled when the state’s Safer at Home order has expired and public gatherings are deemed prudent. Public gatherings of any size not consisting of people in the […]

Units responding for burning in Paris

At about 1:41 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a report of burning in the 5000 block of 172nd Avenue in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller reports a fire in the ditch line. Share13Tweet13 Shares

Work on Highway 45 resurfacing project to begin this week

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will get underway with the resurfacing of Highway 45 between Highway 50 and Highway 11. Work on the temporary signals at Highways 45 and 50 will begin the week of April 6. The project will include resurfacing of the roadway in addition to multiple culverts being replaced within the project […]

Units responding for burning in Paris

At about 10:33 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of burning in the 20200 block of Highway NN in Paris. UPDATE about 10:36 a.m. — Deputy dispatched to the scene at request of fire unit on the scene. Share5Tweet5 Shares

Agenda: Paris Town Board regular meeting Feb. 25, 2020

The Paris Town Board is scheduled to hold a regular monthly meeting on Tuesday starting at 7 p.m. at the Town of Paris Safety Building in Paris. Among the agenda items are a solar farm update and an ordinance to create Section 5-17.5 of the Code of Ordinances for the Town of Paris relating to […]

Agenda: Paris Plan Commission public hearing and meeting Feb. 17, 2020

The Paris Plan Commissionon is scheduled to conduct a public hearing at 7 p.m. at the Town of Paris Safety Building in Paris. The hearing will be to accept public comment regarding a proposed amendment to the Land Use Plan Map for the Town of Paris of the Comprehensive Plan for Kenosha County. An application […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 7:03 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a crash on Highway 142, west of Highway 45 in Paris. Share16Tweet16 Shares

Paris denies request from sex offender to live at motel

The Paris Sex Offenders Residency Board has denied a request from a registered sex offender for an exemption to the town’s sex offender residency ordinance. Peter T. Nelson Sr. requested an exemption to the town residency restrictions to allow him to reside at a motel in the 4500 block of 200th Ave. in Paris. The […]

Paris takes another step toward banning engine braking

Residents within earshot of Highway 45 and Highway 142 in Paris take heed: The Paris Town Board took another step toward banning engine braking within the town. On Tuesday, the Town Board took state-required action to set the locations of signs giving notice of the engine braking ban. The town had already passed an ordinance […]

Agenda: Paris Town Board special meeting and regular board meeting Jan. 28, 2020

The Paris Town Board is scheduled to hold a special meeting and its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday at Town Hall in Paris. First up is the special Town Board meeting at 6 p.m., which is set to move into closed session to discuss and consider Liberty Mutual Insurance Company coverages and a proof of […]

Agenda: Paris Sex Offenders Residency Board meeting Jan. 28, 2020

The Paris Sex Offenders Residency Board is scheduled to meet at 4:30 p.m., Tuesday at Paris Town Hall in Paris. The meeting will include a hearing on a request from Peter T. Nelson Sr. requesting an exemption to the town residency restrictions that would allow him to reside at a motel in the 4500 block […]

Units responding for investigation in Paris

At about 4:06 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding for an investigation in the area of the 3800 block of 200th Avenue (Highway 45) in Paris. Per dispatch: Caller reports a strong odor in the area. Share20Tweet20 Shares

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