News & Notices

UnOfficial Voting Results From April 6, 2021

Unofficial Voting Results For The Town Of Marengo: Chairman: Stephen Walston 135 Kathy Schutte 26 Supervisors: Jeff Oliphant 137 Bruce Joanis 129 Robert Falk 25 Thank you to all that came out to vote!

Marengo Ambulance Update:

Marengo Ambulance had their first call out on Sunday March 28, 2021. From the time they were dispatched and arrived to the scene, 9 minutes! Outstanding! Thank you to Lance Ritola, Jeff Lee and Kurt Blakeman who responded to the call. We will mention more about it at the meeting on the 21st if anyone has any questions! Nice job guys!

Zoom Info for 2021 April Annual Meeting w/ Monthly Meeting to follow:

Stephen Walston is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: 2021 Marengo Township Annual Meeting w/ April 2021 Monthly Meeting To Follow Time: Apr 20, 2021 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86849217840?pwd=Z2trUHljUGhBd05Cajk0cVhQK3ExZz09 Meeting ID: 868 4921 7840 Passcode: 553392 One tap mobile +13017158592,,86849217840#,,,,*553392# US (Washington DC) +13126266799,,86849217840#,,,,*553392# US (Chicago) Dial by your location +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 876 9923 US (New York) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) Meeting ID: 868 4921 7840 Passcode: 553392 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/klrbJJ901 If attending in person, please wear a mask and practice Social Distancing Methods. Thank you.

March 2021 Meeting Info

March 16, 2021 will be the Monthly Meeting of the Town of Marengo. If you would like to attend in person, remember to wear a mask over your nose or a face shield to cover your nose and please practice Social Distancing. If you would like to attend via Zoom, the information is below. Hope to see you there! Stephen Walston is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: March 16, 2021 Marengo Board Meeting Time: Mar 16, 2021 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84989889815?pwd=bGNFQlJraTU2ZFJlOFpidkVRN3QrZz09 Meeting ID: 849 8988 9815 Passcode: 518407 One tap mobile +13126266799,,84989889815#,,,,*518407# US (Chicago) +16468769923,,84989889815#,,,,*518407# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 876 9923 US (New York) +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) Meeting ID: 849 8988 9815 Passcode: 518407 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdws7SFTTx

Corrected Zoom Information for February 09, 2021 Meeting

Stephen Walston is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: February 2021 Monthly Board Meeting Time: Feb 9, 2021 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89441849509?pwd=eWZLTFo2azk3WThxNHMzQ2VxMkFpQT09 Meeting ID: 894 4184 9509 Passcode: 158661 One tap mobile +16468769923,,89441849509#,,,,*158661# US (New York) +13017158592,,89441849509#,,,,*158661# US (Washington DC) Dial by your location +1 646 876 9923 US (New York) +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose) Meeting ID: 894 4184 9509 Passcode: 158661 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kgEWnjjZD

Please Recommend Website.....

Please recommend the website to anyone that is questioning what is going on in the township. As we keep progressing forward we will have all information on the website, such as Meeting Notices, Minutes of Past Meetings, Agendas, Ambulance Updates and just information as to what is going on. No more rumors, no more guessing, no more false information. Time to get involved and ask questions! If you would like to take part in local government at all, please let us know!

Marengo Ambulance Service to Start!

A new Ambulance Service is starting in Marengo! The Marengo Ambulance Service will start up very soon in the Town of Marengo. Lance Ritola, Service Director and Kurt Blakeman, Assistant Service Director have been working very hard to get this service up and running! The Ambulance Committee of Bill Gast, Nancy Swanson and Shirley Long have been working hand in hand with Kurt and Lance to get this going. The Marengo Ambulance Service is now accepting donations! Please make checks payable to: Marengo Ambulance Service Thank you to all who have donated so far and a Big Thank you to all who are volunteering to get this service going!

February 09, 2021 Monthly Board Meeting

The February 2021 Monthly Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday Night February 09, 2021 at 6pm. Please wear a mask in attending in person Social Distancing Guidelines will be if effect as well. Stephen Walston is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: February 2021 Monthly Board Meeting Time: Jan 29, 2021 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89441849509?pwd=eWZLTFo2azk3WThxNHMzQ2VxMkFpQT09 Meeting ID: 894 4184 9509 Passcode: 158661 One tap mobile +16468769923,,89441849509#,,,,*158661# US (New York) +13017158592,,89441849509#,,,,*158661# US (Washington DC) Dial by your location +1 646 876 9923 US (New York) +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose) Meeting ID: 894 4184 9509 Passcode: 158661 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kgEWnjjZD

Volunteers Needed!

Volunteers are badly needed for EMR/EMT Services for the Marengo Area. If interested, please contact Chairman Stephen Walston for details on how you can get your schooling, books paid for. Also looking for volunteers for the Marengo Valley Fire Department as well. Thank you!

December 2020 Monthly Meeting

The December Monthly Meeting will be held Monday Night December 14, 2020 at the Marengo Town Hall at 6pm. The Agenda is posted on our site as well. The meeting may be attended in person or via Zoom. Mask will be required for in person with social distancing in effect as well. Stephen Walston is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Town of Marengo December Meeting Time: Dec 14, 2020 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83475041519?pwd=YWZKemc2QTR3bGt5dzZUcHRRZS82Zz09 Meeting ID: 834 7504 1519 Passcode: 711080 One tap mobile +13126266799,,83475041519#,,,,,,0#,,711080# US (Chicago) +16468769923,,83475041519#,,,,,,0#,,711080# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 876 9923 US (New York) +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington D.C) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) Meeting ID: 834 7504 1519 Passcode: 711080 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/koAFQA8xR

Township E-Mail List

If you would like to be added to a Township Wide e-mail to stay in touch with what is going on in your Township, please send a message to the Clerk or Chairman and we will get you added to the e-mail list. You can send your requests to: townofmarengo390@gmail.com or to the Chairman at: swalston@cheqnet.net Thank you!

"Special Meeting" of the Marengo Town Board

A "Special Meeting" to approve spending on getting the mower fixed also an update on the Ambulance Service. Please wear a mask and social distant if attending. Stephen Walston is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: "Special Meeting" Marengo Town Board Time: Dec 3, 2020 05:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83395382594?pwd=SlJHdjdrdTV1eExhMGxOUkYxbVRhQT09 Meeting ID: 833 9538 2594 Passcode: 354147 One tap mobile +13126266799,,83395382594#,,,,,,0#,,354147# US (Chicago) +16468769923,,83395382594#,,,,,,0#,,354147# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 876 9923 US (New York) +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington D.C) +1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) Meeting ID: 833 9538 2594 Passcode: 354147 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kmNTNvP1I

Late Snowplowing Contracts Due Before End of Month!

If you have not yet turned in your snowplow contract, you have until the end of this month to turn it in along with the late fee. After November 30, 2020, the snowplow fee will be at State Requirements and Town Employee Wages. Thank you! Marengo Township

"E-Mail List Being Put Together"

If you would like to be added to a Township Wide e-mail to stay in touch with what is going on in your Township, please send a message to the Clerk or Chairman and we will get you added to the e-mail list. You can send your requests to: townofmarengo390@gmail.com or to the Chairman at: swalston@cheqnet.net Thank you!

"Ambulance Meeting" October 15, 2020 6:00 pm

There will be another "Ambulance Meeting" on Thursday October 15, 2020 at the Town of Morse Town Hall at 6:00pm. Ashland Ambulance Service, Mellen Ambulance Service and Park Falls Ambulance Service have all been invited to attend. The Town Board of Marengo will be in attendance as well. Masks are required. This meeting will be held by Zoom as well. If you would like that info, please let us know. Thank you.

Snow Plowing Contracts Available for 2020-2021 Season.

Snow Plow Contracts are now available by request from the Town Treasurer. Please contact: Diane Eid Town Treasurer 64630 Lippo Road Marengo, WI 54855 715-278-3426 deid01@yahoo.com This contract is only available to the Town of Marengo Taxpayers. Deadline is October 31, 2020

Ambulance Meeting Sept. 30, 2020 6pm.

There will be a "Special Ambulance Meeting" held at the Town of Morse Town Hall on Wednesday Night September 30, 2020 at 6:00pm. For those attending "In Person" please remember that masks will be required. Zoom Attendance is also available and encouraged. Jeff Ehrhardt, Town of Morse Chair, is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Town Ambulance Meeting Join Zoom Meeting URL - Just click on this to join! https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2782475258?pwd=Q2RjNjJxUTVOdnhDQWxJb2ZKM3ZxQT09 Meeting ID: 278 247 5258 Passcode: 153422 One tap mobile +13126266799,,2782475258#,,,,,,0#,,153422# US (Chicago) +16465588656,,2782475258#,,,,,,0#,,153422# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 558 8656 US (New York) +1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) Meeting ID: 278 247 5258 Passcode: 153422 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kBDxMNT1s

Monthly Town Board Meeting Sept. 21, 2020 6pm.

The Monthly Town Meeting will be Monday Night September 21, 2020 at 6:00pm. For those attending "In Person" please remember that masks will be required. Zoom Attendance is also available. Stephen Walston is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Marengo Town Board Meeting 09212020 Time: Sep 21, 2020 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82752781200?pwd=QU8wNmFNTGR5SU1sUFNwVlc3STJ2UT09 Meeting ID: 827 5278 1200 Passcode: 087709 One tap mobile +13017158592,,82752781200#,,,,,,0#,,087709# US (Germantown) +13126266799,,82752781200#,,,,,,0#,,087709# US (Chicago) Dial by your location +1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 876 9923 US (New York) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) Meeting ID: 827 5278 1200 Passcode: 087709 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/komUQoaKK

Toilet Added to Marengo Town Hall!

A new Biolet Toilet has been added to the Marengo Town Hall. A Special Thank you to Todd Ylitalo and Jared Oliphant for building the new Bathroom and installing the new Biolet Toilet that was donated by Nancy Swanson, a resident in Marengo Township. A HUGE "Thank you" to Nancy! It is a BioDegradeable Toilet because we have No running water so instructions on how to use are posted in our New Bathroom!

Finally! Feeney Road is getting a New FaceLift!

Many of you may have already heard or better yet seen that Feeney Road is getting a much needed facelift. The road was pulverized the week of August 17, 2020 and now gravel is getting laid down on it now in hopes of new blacktop in 2021. Will update on this at a future date.

Great Divide Ambulance Service "NOT" to Renew Contract

The Great Divide Ambulance Service has elected not to Renew their contract with the Town of Marengo along with other various Townships in Ashland County, thus ending their contract on December 31, 2020. The Town of Marengo is currently in talks to secure some sort of service. Any and all input is greatly appreciated.

Ashland County Fair Cancelled.

Members of the Ashland County Board have voted to cancel the 2020 Ashland County Fair, saying it was not possible to hold the fair in a safe manner during the COVID-19 pandemic. The fair, which has been an end-of-summer tradition in Ashland County for more than 100 years, would have marked its 50th annual horseshoe tournament. Although at the meeting, the board passed a motion to look into holding a motorsports weekend, it was later determined to cancel this idea as well. Fair organizers said they would now plan for a return of the county fair in 2021.

Special Meeting...August 06, 2020 6:00pm

There will be a "Special Meeting" tomorrow night at 6pm to approve the "Feeney Road" with Nels Ritola to start pulverizing the road in preparation of new blacktop in 2021 or 2022.

Annual Meeting 2020

The 2020 Annual Meeting will be held at 6:00pm with the July 2020 Monthly Meeting to follow.

Dump Day

$15 / car
$25 / truck
$50 / trailer load
8am - 3pm

COVID -19 UpDate

There are currently no statewide restrictions on gatherings, travel, or business operations because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the Wisconsin Department of Health Services has begun an emergency rule making process that may reinstitute restrictions in the near future. Additionally, local restrictions may still apply. We will certainly try to keep you updated.

Memorial Day at Maple Grove Cemetary in Marengo

We will be honoring our Marengo Veterans on Memorial Day, Monday, May25th at 11:00 am at the Maple Grove Cemetery. We will be broadcasting LIVE on Facebook (Kathy Schutte) for those who can not be with us in person. The COVID-19 Virus requirements will be enforced with 6 feet between people and look for markers on the ground. The Mellen VFW will NOT be going to the cemeteries this year so we will try to honor our Veterans. Agenda: * Welcome *Raising of the flag to full staff * Memorial Wreath placement at the Veterans Plot *Reading the 64 names of the Men and Women Veterans and ringing the Memorial Bell during the reading of the names. *In conclusion and suggestions for next year.

Elections - What You Need To Know

Please remember that during all elections, only (1) person or married couple will be allowed in the Town Hall at any given time. You do have the choice to vote absentee or you can drive up and "Honk" the horn and an election worker will come out and get your information. Please have a picture I.D., please wear a mask, have gloves on, bring a black pen or one will be given to you. The Election worker will be wearing a mask and gloves as well. Please do everything the Election worker asks of you. If you decide to go in and vote, there have been plexiglass shields built and put into place for your protection and the poll worker protection as well. Thank you for your understanding and patience through this pandemic and we will update you on any and all changes as they are made aware to us. Once again, Thank you.

COVID-19 Update

The Town Hall is closed to meetings until further notice. All meetings will be held via electronic means until further notice.