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Knapp Manufacturing Inc. To Expand

Knapp Manufacturing Inc., which makes medical and consumer graded plastics, plans to expand its location at 5102 Douglas Avenue in Caledonia. In 5-0 vote, the village of Caledonia board approved a conditional use permit at its meeting held Monday. Village president Bob Bradley and Lee Wishau were not at the meeting. JDJ Real Estate LLC […]

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Caledonia Completes Purchase Of Land Behind Kmart

Caledonia finalized the purchase of 23.6 acres of land adjacent to Crawford Park, a property that could be used as a possible site for municipal buildings, said village officials. In a unanimous decision, the Caledonia village board approved the $186,677 purchase at its board meeting held Monday night. Village administrator Mark Janiuk said the land is currently being farmed […]

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UPDATE: Caledonia Gives Nod For Kraut Fest Liquor Licenses

While the organizers of Kraut Fest haven’t formally applied for any liquor licenses, the Caledonia Village Board gave organizers a preliminary nod. Kraut Fest will return to the Caledonia and Mount Pleasant Memorial Park this summer, and organizers have an agreement with the Joint Parks Commission for a four-day music festival at the Mount Pleasant-Caledonia Park in Franksville. […]

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UPDATE: Caledonia A Step Closer To Buying 23.6 Acres

UPDATE: Caledonia is one step closer to buying 23.6 acres adjacent to Crawford Park, a property that could be used as a possible site for municipal buildings, said village officials. In a unanimous decision, the Caledonia plan commission approved a recommendation that the Caledonia Village Board buy the property. The board is set to consider […]

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Caledonia To Put Independent School Question On Ballot

Caledonia residents will have the opportunity to vote on whether they support forming an independent Caledonia school district and separate from the Racine Unified School District. Voters will be asked to answer the non-binding advisory referendum question during the spring election, which will be held April 7. The Caledonia village board unanimously approved putting the […]

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Caledonia To Increase Ambulance Fee

The fee for Caledonia’s basic ambulance service will increase about 21 percent to $550 starting in January while lift assist fees will be nixed entirely, according to a story in the Journal Times. Caledonia village board members unanimously approved the change at its board meeting on Monday night. The increase is expected to net the village $27,000 […]

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Caledonia Budget Frozen At 2014 Levels

The Caledonia village board got a first look at its proposed 2015 budget, which was essentially frozen at $13.3 million for 2015. Village administrator Mark Janiuk walked the village board through the numbers at its meeting held Monday. If approved by the village board, taxpayers would foot $9.17 million, or less than a .2 percent […]

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