BOIL WATER ORDER LIFTED; RUN WATER ORDER STANDS -- After the water emergency that began last week, on Saturday March 1st, the DNR gave approval for the City to lift the boil water order. Because of the depth of the frost, however, the run water order stands. See the notice above.
THORP'S SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE HAS LAUNCHED ITS "14 IN 14" INITIATIVE -- Recycling in the City of Thorp declined nearly 45% between 2006 and 2011. While it climbed slightly in 2012 (and final 2013 numbers are not available yet), there is room for drastic improvement. The 14 in 14 premise is simple--every resident, every business, and every organization is being challenged to increase their personal recycling effort by 14% in 2014. We'll keep you posted on the progress throughout the year! Click here for a recycling information sheet to help you get started. Click here for the 2014 residential curbside collection schedule.
WINTER PARKING REGULATIONS NOW IN EFFECT -- From November 1st through April 1st each year, winter parking regulations are in effect. Click here for a quick reference tool for residential winter parking regulations. Or follow this link to see all of the parking ordinances in full.
JOIN US ON FACEBOOK -- Get timely information on what's happening in Thorp on the official City Facebook page. Find us at www.facebook.com/cityofthorp.