Appleton has been a leader in implementing smart, sustainable practices. Sustainability is important to the City, but not just for the label. The City makes efforts to engage in sustainable practices because it makes sense for the community in terms of quality of life and economic interest.
04/22/2019 1:01 PM
The Common Council unanimously approved a ban on vaping in public places in the city Wednesday. The ban mirrors the ban on smoking in public places, passed in 2005. Like that ban, exceptions were made for existing vape shops in the City.
03/21/2019 11:07 AM
Our Public Works crews have been hard at work clearing the storm drains to help prevent street flooding, but excessive water around your house could still cause flooding. We share some important tips about preparing for and handling floods in your home.
Eight people escaped injury from four apartments located above Author's Kitchen + Bar after a fire at the restaurant early Wednesday morning. The damage to the building will temporarily close portions of Appleton St. and Washington St.
We now have a better idea what mobility changes are in store for downtown, based off a recently completed traffic study by our traffic engineering division.
03/12/2019 12:40 PM
Starting Feb. 4th, Appleton St. between Lawrence St. and Prospect Ave. will be closed for work to remove the northbound leg of the bridge over Jones Park and build a new northbound leg to realign it with Appleton St. and turn Appleton St. back into a two-way street later this year.
Our communication outreach efforts across all our departments are in the spotlight this week, as our communications coordinator was recognized by a national government organization as one of the most influential people in local government.
As of January 1st, the Blue Ramp located behind the City Center will be closed to vehicles. That ramp has reached the end of its useful life and will be torn down. Parking rates will also be going up for on-street parking.
Mayor Hanna released his 2019 proposed budget to the Common Council Wednesday night. It's the first step in the budget adoption process that includes a number of public input opportunities prior to budget adoption Nov. 14th.
The national recognition for Appleton keeps on coming. The website goodcall.com ranked Appleton the #4 "Dream City" in America.
03/03/2017 1:20 PM
Starting Monday, you'll see some new signs on the sidewalks on College Avenue between Richmond Street and Drew Street.
10/03/2016 11:57 AM
Latest concept includes two pools, other enhanced park features.
03/22/2016 3:09 PM
Public Works Director Paula Vandehey announces the winning school in the Appleton Public Works 2015 painted snowplow contest.
11/17/2015 2:39 PM
Who is that taking a picture of your house? You may see one of our city employees taking a photo of your home or business from a city vehicle in November - December. Once every 10 years we update property photos which are used by a variety of city departments including Community and Economic Development and Public Works. The photos are also available to the public and the real estate industry by address at my.appleton.org.
11/05/2015 4:15 PM
Appleton Fire Department Annual Report 2014 (posted February 17, 2015) 2014 annual report for the Appleton Fire Department
AFD Red Shirt Friday Fundraiser