Portage County Unit Meeting

November 13th, 2023 | 6:15 am - 9:00 pm
Event Location: Hosted by the Town of New Hope at North New Hope Lutheran Church | 845 County Rd T North | Amherst Junction, Wisconsin 54407 Get Directions »

6:15 pm Lunch / 7:00 pm Meeting

County unit meeting participation is encouraged for all town officials.  The meetings empower you to network with other town officials, engage with legislators, learn from speakers, hear updates from WTA Directors, and improve your ability to serve your constituents.  The Portage County Unit leaders look forward to your participation.

  • Call to Order
  • Pledge of Allegiance
  • Roll Call
  • Minutes from last meeting
  • Financial Report
  • Legislator Reports
  • Presentations:
    • Bonnie Skalecke, Deputy EMS Coordinator: Changes to the Credentialing & Asset Management System (WI-CAMS) program a.k.a. Municipal Workers Credential Cards.
    • Ray Reser, Town of New Hope Supervisor, and retired Curator of UWSP Museum of Natural History: “Portage County – The Long View”. Portage County prior to European Settlers – History going back 14,000 years.
    • Bob Weinert, EMS Coordinator: Update on the Integrated Preparedness Plan and a preview of next year’s Mitigation Plan process.
    • Selection of 2024 host Towns/Villages
  • WTA Director’s Report
  • Old Business
  • New Business
  • Adjourn

An email reminder will be sent 3-5 business days prior to this meeting.  We use the email address submitted annually by your town.  If you are NOT receiving emails from WTA, please contact our office at 715-526-3157 with your email address.

The meeting will be held in-person.  If you are or have recently felt ill or have a fever or have been in contact with someone that is ill, please do not attend.

Senators and Representatives:
Please advise Annette Stashek, Portage County Unit Secretary, at 715-457-2170 as to whether you will be able to attend.  Thank you!