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Mayor Mason Issues Declaration of Emergency

City of Racine – Mayor Cory Mason has issued a declaration of emergency due to the extreme weather condition this past weekend which caused significant damage to the shoreline of the City. The declaration from Mayor Mason reads: “Pursuant to Wisconsin Statutes section 323.11 and 323.14 and Racine Ordinance section 34-1, I hereby declare that […]

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City Announces “Food for Forgiveness” Partnership with Malicki’s Piggly Wiggly and the Racine County Food Bank

City of Racine – Today, Mayor Cory Mason was joined by Police Chief Howell, officers of the Racine Police Department, and representatives from Malicki’s Piggly Wiggly and the Racine County Food Bank to announce the “Food for Forgiveness” partnership. Beginning Friday, December 6th and continuing through December 31st, the Racine Police Department will offer a […]

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County Executive Delagrave and Mayor Mason Ask Community For Help With Upcoming Census

On behalf of Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave, and in partnership with City of Racine Mayor Cory Mason, members of the community are being invited to one of the U.S. Census 2020 Trainings facilitated by Alexia Knox, Partnership Specialist, Chicago Regional Census Center: It is crucial for the community and the state that every person […]

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City of Racine to Provide Free Financial Counseling to Low-Income Residents

RACINE, Wis. – Racine was selected yesterday by the national Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund) to receive funding and technical support to extend financial empowerment programming to low-income residents for free. The city is one of six chosen nationwide to receive professional, one-on-one financial counseling as a public service. Cities for Financial Empowerment […]

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City Attorney recommends $50K for injury inflicted on Kenosha officer

After an incident took place last year between a Racine Police officer recruit and a Kenosha officer, there has been a recommendation to approve a payment of $50,000 to the City of Kenosha, according to a story in the Journal Times. The City Attorney’s Office issued a statement indicating that the incident occurred March 13, […]

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