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PUBLIC NOTICE

LAND FOR SALE

Pursuant to Wisconsin State Statute Section 83.08(4) notice is hereby given that Chippewa County offers for sale to the public the following described real estate:

Parcel Number:  22907-0531-05010001

Address:  Located on 125th Avenue approximately ¼ mile east of 200th Street.

Description:  W ½ of the NE ¼ of the SW ¼ of Section 5, Township 29 North, Range 7 West, Town of Anson excluding the 1 acre parcel described in Plat of Survey No. 6356B

Parcel Size:   19 acres
Appraised Value:   $38,000
Minimum Bid:   $38,000

SEALED BID DEADLINE:
Sealed bids shall be sent to and received by the Chippewa County Highway Department, 2nd Floor, 801 East Grand Avenue, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729 prior to 10:00 AM on Thursday, January 25, 2018. Bids will be opened by department staff and a bid sheet listing all bids will be submitted to the Highway Commissioner for action.

SEALED BID REQUIREMENTS:
All bidders must be at least eighteen (18) years or older to submit a bid.

A Chippewa County “Offer to Purchase” form must be submitted for the property. This form, along with additional information about the property, can be picked up at the Chippewa County Highway Department, 2nd Floor, 801 East Grand Avenue, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729 or by clicking the link below:

OFFER TO PURCHASE - HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT PROPERTY - plus additional info

Please contact Fred Anderson, Chippewa County Highway Department Project Manager, at 715-738-2610 with questions.



 

 

NEWS RELEASE

April 5th, 2017

 

TEMPORARY SPRING WEIGHT LIMIT 

 

BAN ENDS APRIL 13TH 2017 FOR

CHIPPEWA COUNTY HIGHWAYS

 

 

 

 

 

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Cobban Bridge Status Update

Post Date:07/28/2015 4:04 PM

JULY 28, 2015

PRESS RELEASE – COBBAN BRIDGE STATUS UPDATE

CHIPPEWA COUNTY AND THEIR DESIGN CONSULTANT AECOM OF STEVENS POINT, WI CONTINUE TO MOVE FORWARD WITH A PROJECT FEASIBILITY STUDY AND DEVELOPMENT OF PRELIMINARY DRAFT ALTERNATIVES FOR THE COBBAN BRIDGE THAT CAN BE PRESENTED AND REVIEWED BY OUTSIDE APPROVAL AGENCIES SUCH AS THE WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES, US CORP OF ENGINEERS AND WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.  UPON COMPLETION OF THESE INITIAL REVIEWS AND APPROVALS ADDITIONAL PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETINGS WILL BE SCHEDULED TO OBTAIN PUBLIC COMMENTS REGARDING THE FINAL STUDY AND PROPOSED ALTERNATIVES.

CHIPPEWA COUNTY BOARD CHAIRMAN PAUL MICHELS STATES THAT THE BOARD IS LOOKING FORWARD TO THE NEXT ROUND OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS.  PUBLIC COMMENTS ON THIS PROJECT ARE VERY IMPORTANT TO COUNTY BOARD MEMBERS AND SHOULD BE MADE PART OF THE BRIDGE RECORD AT THE UPCOMING PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETINGS. CHAIRMAN MICHELS CONFIRMS THAT A COBBAN BRIDGE PROJECT PRESENTATION AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE NEXT ROUND OF PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETINGS WILL BE MADE AT A FUTURE COUNTY BOARD MEETING.  IN PREVIOUS COUNTY BOARD ACTION THE BOARD FUNDED THE FEASIBILITY STUDY AND DEVELOPMENT OF DRAFT DESIGN ALTERNATIVES.

CHIPPEWA COUNTY HIGHWAY COMMSSIONER BRUCE STELZNER STATES THAT THE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT AND THEIR DESIGN CONSULTANT ARE DILIGENTLY WORKING THROUGH THE COMPLEXITIES OF THE FEDERAL BRIDGE DESIGN PROCESS AND THAT PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETINGS WILL BE SCHEDULED IN THE NEAR FUTURE.

THE HISTORIC COBBAN BRIDGE ORIGINALLY CONSTRUCTED IN 1908, IS A TWO SPAN SINGLE LANE PENNSYLVANIA OVERHEAD TRUSS STRUCTURE AND IS THE OLDEST OF ITS KIND IN WISCONSIN.  THE BRIDGE CARRIES CTH TT ACROSS THE CHIPPEWA RIVER IN CENTRAL CHIPPEWA COUNTY, MIDWAY BETWEEN JIM FALLS AND CORNELL.

FOR MORE INFORMATION REGARDING THIS PROJECT PLEASE CONTACT CHIPPEWA COUNTY PROJECT MANAGER FRED ANDERSON @ 715-726-7914 OR fanderson@co.chippewa.wi.us

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