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William Macemon To Serve As Interim Police Chief

RACINE – Racine Deputy Police Chief William Macemon will serve as Acting Police Chief following the planned March 31 retirement of Racine Police Chief Art Howell. The Racine Fire and Police Commission earlier this week unanimously approved Macemon’s appointment effective April 1. He will serve in the position until newly named Police Chief Maurice Robinson […]

Posted inGovernment Agendas

Affirmative Action and Human Rights Commission Meeting Agenda

The following is the agenda for the City of Racine Affirmative Action and Human Rights Commission meeting on March 11 at 4:30 p.m. Call To Order Approval of Minutes for the February 11, 2021 Meeting 0184-21 Subject: Reports February Affirmative Action Hiring ReportFebruary Fair Housing Report Hiring Report February 2021 Fair Housing Report February2021 0185-21 […]

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Board of Health Meeting Agenda

The following is the agenda for the City of Racine Board of Health meeting on March 9 at 4:30 p.m. Call To Order Approval of Minutes February 9, 2021 Public Comment Reports 0178-21 Subject: [Direct Referral] March 2021 Reports from the Public Health Administrator and Division Directors COVID-19 Updates – Epidemiologist / Bioterrorism Preparedness CoordinatorCommunicable […]

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City of Racine Hosts Free Drop-in Playground Program

Racine –City of Racine Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services (PRCS) is again hosting a free drop-in playground program for kids ages 7-14 at a number of city neighborhood parks. Sites are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Thursday, beginning June 21. No registration is required to participate. Leaders will provide organized recreational activities, but […]

Posted inLocal newsWeather

Winter storm warning issued for eastern Racine and Kenosha counties

RACINE – City of Racine Mayor Cory Mason declared a snow emergency from midnight to noon on February 16 following a winter storm warning. The snow emergency designation aids in the city’s snow removal operations. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for eastern Racine and Kenosha counties, which is expected to four […]