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Twin Lakes approves 2022 road projects bid

The Twin Lakes Village Board on Monday awarded the 2022 road projects to Asphalt Contractors, Inc. of Union Grove. Asphalt Contractors had submitted the low bid of $991,581.50. This year’s work includes paving and related work at: Indian Point Road from Highway O to the east end. Barry Road from Wilmot Avenue to Highway EM. […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board and Lake District commissioners meeting April 18, 2022

The Twin Lakes Village Board and the Lake Protection and Rehabilitation District Commissioners are scheduled to hold meetings Monday at Village Hall. The Village Board and Lake District commissioners are the same individuals. First is the Village Board meeting, scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. Among the agenda items are: Discussion and possible action regarding […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board meeting March 21, 2022

The Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting Monday, starting at 6:30 p.m. This meeting will be the first held in the new Village Hall, 105 E. Main St., across from the old hall. Among the agenda items are: Consideration of a motion to approve a quote for ammunition from Kiesler […]

Twin Lakes approves agreement with county for East Lakeshore Drive rehab

The Twin Lakes Village Board on Monday approved an intergovernmental agreement with Kenosha County for a project that will repave East Lakeshore Drive (county Highway EM), improve storm sewers in along the road and create a safer area for pedestrians and bicyclists. The village will pay a portion of the cost. Cost breakdown is: State […]

Twin Lakes swears in police Officer Spencer Smith

Spencer Smith was sworn in as a new patrol officer for the Twin Lakes Police Department at Monday’s Village Board committee of the whole meeting at Village Hall. Smith was introduced to the board by Chief Adam Grosz and sworn in by village Clerk Sabrina Waswo. Here is video of the swearing in: Grosz said […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Special Village Board meeting and committee of the whole March 7, 2022

The Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a special board meeting and committee of the whole on Monday at Village Hall. The special board meeting is first, starting at 5:30 p.m. The agenda includes: Presentation by Ray Arbet, Kenosha County director of public works, on the resurfacing of Highway EM within the village […]

Twin Lakes Police seeking to identify person from photo

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Calvary United Church of Christ to host pancake dinner March 1

Calvary United Church of Christ will host a Fat Tuesday pancake dinner Tuesday, March 1 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. The dinner will take place at the church, 1511 Wilmot Ave., Twin Lakes. The dinner is all you can eat. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for children. A basket raffle, including two sets […]

Twin Lakes Village Board passes on installing streaming camera in new Village Hall board room

The Twin Lakes Village Board agreed to wait on installing a camera in the new Village Hall board room that would facilitate live streaming as part of the new building’s audio-visual package. The board discussed the matter at Monday’s committee of the whole meeting. Only Trustee Jeremy Knoll, who is not running for re-election this […]

Third man arrested in Twin Lakes murder

A third man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a Twin Lakes man last year. The additional suspect is a 18 year old man that is a former resident of Twin Lakes, a Twin Lakes Police Department news release distributed Wednesday evening said. westofthei.com does not name individuals in connection with specific […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board committee of the whole Feb. 7, 2022

The Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole on Monday, starting at 6:30 p.m. at VIllage Hall. Among the agenda items are: Discussion regarding example rental agreements for the new Village Hall Community Room. Discussion regarding 2021 sewer lateral inspections and next steps. The full agenda is available here. […]

Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes (PHOTOS)

At about 10:15 a.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue, Randall Fire Department and Town of Wheatland Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a fire in the 700 block of Legion Drive in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 10:20 a.m. — Dispatch reports house has been evacuated. Fire unit arriving […]

Santa to visit Twin Lakes on fire truck Dec. 4

Santa will be driving around Twin Lakes on a Twin Lakes Fire Department truck to spread holiday cheer on Dec. 4 starting around 9 a.m. The estimated route schedule is as follows (subject to slight delays or changes): 9:00 a.m. Country Club Trails and Arrowhead Subdivisions 10:00 a.m. Kennedy/Roosevelt/Fairway (behind Berkots) and Bayview/Indian Point Area […]

Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association 2021 Holiday Helpers Workplace Drive to benefit food pantries is underway

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association 2021 Holiday Helpers Workplace Drive is underway. Please bring your donations to the participating businesses or the chamber office by Dec. 2. Here is a list of participating businesses and items being collected for the Twin Lakes Food Pantry and The Sharing Center in Trevor. Diapers/Baby Wipes/Bibs/Burp […]

Twin Lakes approves 2022 streets program

The Twin Lakes Village Board on Monday approved a streets program for 2022. The roads in the program will have receive pulversizing and/or milling and reconstruction, along with minor drainage improvements within the right of way where needed, according to a memo from village engineer Greg Droessler to village administrator Laura Roesslein. The project will […]

Kristen Herreid named First Responder of the Year for 61st Assembly District

From the office of state Rep. Samantha Kerkman: Today (Tuesday), Representative Samantha Kerkman (R-Salem Lakes) presented the First Responder of the Year Award for the 61st Assembly District to Twin Lakes Volunteer Fire Department Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Kristen Herreid.  She joined over 70 other first responders at the State Capitol today to receive this […]

Twin Lakes Village Board approves new stop sign on Esch Road

Travelers on Esch Road in Twin Lakes will be met with a new stop sign in the future. The Twin Lakes Village Board agreed to place a three-way stop at Esch Road and Elizabeth Lane at Monday’s regular meeting. Residents of the neighborhood had requested two stop signs for Esch Road, citing unsafe conditions from […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes #4 School District (Lakewood School) annual meeting and regular board meeting Oct. 17, 2021

Twin Lakes #4 School District (Lakewood School) is scheduled to hold its annual meeting and a regular board meeting Monday. The regular board meeting is scheduled to start at 6:30 p.m. in the Library (Room #125). Among the agenda items are: Discuss and Possible Approval of Expenditures. Adjourn to Closed Session per Wisconsin State Statute […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board regular meeting Oct. 18, 2021

Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting Monday, starting at 6:30 p.m. at Village Hall. Among the agenda items are: Motion to approve Ordinance 2021-10-1 Creating Chapter 8.90 Pertaining to Special Events. Consideration of a motion to approve Pay Application #5 from Scherrer Construction for $942,672.30. Discussion on an Ordinance Pertaining […]

South Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes to be closed for sewer work Monday

From Kenosha County Division of Highways: Kenosha County Highway EM (South Lake Avenue) in the Village of Twin Lakes will be closed at Lakeview Avenue on Monday, Oct. 11. The village requested this closure to accommodate sewer repair work. A posted detour will route drivers around the closure via Legion Drive, Wilmot Avenue, and Barry […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board committee of the whole and special board meetings Oct. 4, 2021

The Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting and special board meeting Monday, starting at 6:30 p.m. The committee of the whole meeting will be first. At committee of the whole meetings, discussion is held but no action is taken Among the agenda items for the committee of […]

2021 Twin Lakes Chamber & Business Assoc. Harvest Fest coverage (PHOTOS)

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association hosted its annual Harvest Fest in downtown Twin Lakes Saturday. The event included craft and retail booths, food and drinks, kids activities including games and pumpkin decorating, beer stein hoisting and yodeling contests and hay rides. The event continues through 6 p.m., Saturday. Here some more photos […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board regular meeting Sept. 20, 2021

The Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting Monday starting at 6 p.m. at VIllage Hall in Twin Lakes. Among the agenda items are: Discussion regarding the Village’s Special Event permit and Ordinance. Discussion regarding short term rental commercial zoned properties. Consideration of a motion to approve Pay Application #4 from […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board regular meeting Aug. 16, 2021

The Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting on Monday, starting at 6:30 p.m. at Village Hall. Among the agenda items are: Discussion and possible action regarding sidewalks in Whispering Oaks subdivision. Discussion and possible action regarding a beach at 1116 Rosebud Ave. Motion to approve a Little Lending Library at […]

Twin Lakes sets 55 mph speed limit on Lakes Mary and Elizabeth

The Twin Lakes Village Board at a special board meeting Monday enacted a new speed limit of 55 mph for any boat on Lakes Mary and Elizabeth. Village ordinances previously did not specify a maximum speed limit. Violators of the speed limit can be fined $155.50. “There are only a few boats that can hit […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board committee of the whole & special board meeting Aug. 2, 2021

The Twin Lakes Village Board is scheduled to hold a committee of the whole meeting and then a special board meeting Monday. First will be the committee of the whole meeting, starting at 6:30 p.m. at Village Hall. Among the agenda items are: Discussion regarding burn ban and slow no wake signage. Discussion regarding allowing […]

Units responding for investigation in Twin Lakes

At about 3:22 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units are responding for an investigation in the 1500 block of Skinner Drive in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: A strong odor of natural gas has been reported. Share184Tweet184 Shares

Aquanuts win 2021 Wisconsin State Water Ski Show championship

Twin Lakes-based Aquanuts water ski team won the 2021 Wisconsin State Water Ski Show championship July 15-18 in Wisconsin Rapids. It was the Aquanuts first state championship in 35 years. 2021 Aquanuts show directors are Dan Boreman and Kailey Koehler. The Aquanuts were the winners in Ballet Line, Barefoot, Jump and Pyramid. In all, the […]

Agenda: Twin Lakes Village Board meeting and Lake District commissioners meeting July 19, 2021

The Twin Lakes Village Board and Lake Protection and Rehabilitation District commissioners (same people) are scheduled to hold meetings Monday at Village Hall. The Village Board regular meeting is scheduled to start at 6:30 p.m. Among the agenda items are: Motion to approve a Village Special Event Permit. Motion to approve Ordinance 2021-07-01 Amending Chapter […]

Highway EM/East Lakeshore Drive in Twin Lakes to close Monday for repair

From the Kenosha County Division of Highways: Kenosha County Highway EM (East Lakeshore Drive) in the Village of Twin Lakes will be closed in approximately the 2000 block for culvert repair work beginning Monday, July 19. This work will take roughly a week to complete. A posted detour will route drivers around the closure via […]

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