Boardwalk column: County, city offices closed for Memorial Day

For more information on meetings, agendas, or Douglas County, please visit our website,

Government Center in Superior
Government Center, Superior, Wisconsin.
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SUPERIOR — Douglas County and city of Superior offices will be closed May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.

The draft Douglas County Hazard Mitigation Plan is available for review and comment. The Hazard Mitigation Planning Committee asks the public to influence the direction of this plan through careful review and feedback. The draft plan is available for review and comment through May 31 on the Douglas County website. Questions or concerns may be directed to Erick Howell, Northwest Regional Planning Commission, at 715-635-2197.

Effective Tuesday, May 17, all county road weight restrictions were lifted.

An upcoming state project will begin on June 6 with an anticipated completion date of Aug. 29. This is a road construction project on U.S. Highway 2 from Clevedon Road to County Highway A in Bayfield County. Travelers are advised to expect delays. For questions or concerns about either of these notices, please contact Douglas County Highway Department at 715-374-2575.

There are a few meetings on the calendar for next week:


  • The board of adjustment will meet on Wednesday, May 25, from 10 a.m. to noon in room 201 of the Government Center.
  • Also on Wednesday, May 25, in room 201, the extension, education and recycling committee meets from 1-3 p.m.

For more information on meetings, agendas, or Douglas County, please visit our website, .

Community input and participation is always appreciated! If you have a suggestion or a comment, please contact the clerk of courts at 715-395-1203.

Make it a great week!

Melissa Pratt is a human resources specialist for Douglas County.

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