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Posted on: April 12, 2024

4 local Drug Take Back Day events to be held throughout Kenosha County on April 27

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Kenosha County will offer collection events at four locations for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 27, County Executive Samantha Kerkman announced today.

The events will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at these sites:

  • The Kenosha C...
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Posted on: April 12, 2024

Kenosha County Household Hazardous Waste Program 2024 Collection Event is June 1

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This year’s Kenosha County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event will be held Saturday, June 1, Kenosha County Executive Samantha Kerkman announced today.

“This program is an excellent opportunity for Kenosha County residents to di...

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Posted on: March 20, 2024

County releases findings of Employee Racial Equity Assessment

Graphic: County Employee Racial Equity Assessment

In 2023, Kenosha County engaged the services of the Racial Equity Group to conduct the county’s second Employee Racial Equity Assessment.

This evaluation, which was a follow-up to an initial assessment in 2021, included a survey of Kenosha County employees...

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Posted on: March 11, 2024

Kenosha-area state lawmakers honored for child support advocacy

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Two of Kenosha County’s state lawmakers were honored recently for their support of the child support system. 

Reps. Tip McGuire and Amanda Nedweski received “Friend of the Wisconsin Child Support Program” awards during a special event at the Kenos...

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Posted on: February 29, 2024

Highway Director Clement Abongwa to leave Kenosha County for position in Dane County

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Kenosha County Highway Director Clement Abongwa will depart his position this spring as he takes on a similar role in Dane County, Kenosha County Executive Samantha Kerkman announced today.

As Commissioner of the Dane County Department of Highway & Tra...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024 | Last Modified on: February 1, 2024

Western Kenosha County Transit revitalizes service with LINK, a refreshed rural transit experience

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Western Kenosha County Transit today announced a refresh of its existing public transportation services for 2024.

This rejuvenation introduces LINK Western Kenosha Transportation, a revitalized service emphasizing 'Your Route to a Better Rural Journey.'

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