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The Dane County Board of Supervisors approved the 2020 county budget at their meeting Monday night, Nov. 11. With an operating budget of $593.7 million, and a capital budget at $69.6 million, the county’s total budget for 2020 is $663 million.

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Dane County emergency responders are reacting to a newly introduced state bill that would let municipalities in a joint EMS district exceed levy limits to fund their annual EMS budgets.

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The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will hold a public involvement meeting to discuss upcoming construction activities for the US 18 resurfacing project between US 12 and WIS 26 in Jefferson County. The meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 15, from 5-7 p.m. at the Cambridge Commun…

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The town of Oakland won’t halt the reconstruction and widening of Ripley Road, set to begin July 10 with the removal of trees from the right of way.

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ael Ozanne will be challenged by his employee, Dane County District Attorney Bob Jambois, in the Tuesday, Aug. 9 Democratic primary for the job. With no Republican challenger, the top vote getter will win the position.

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The School District of Cambridge Board of Education at its July 18 meeting approved a proposal to exceed the revenue cap by $1.6 million annually, on a recurring basis. This question will appear on the Nov. 8 ballot.

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The Deerfield Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) presented its recommendations for the referenda to the school board on Monday evening.

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Three positions on the Village of Cambridge Board of Trustees will be on the April 5 ballot. Seats currently held by incumbents Paula Hol-lenbeck, Dwight Christianson and Mary Fahley are up for election. However, Fahley filed for noncandidacy and is not seeking a new term.

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The monthly meeting of the Board of Supervisors for the Town of Oakland met Feb. 17. Attending were Tom Jensen, Jimmy DeGidio, Joy Graffin and Ted Crawford, with Gene Kapsner absent. The main focus of the meeting concerned three conditional use permit (CUP) applications.

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Close to 30 people attended the Deerfield Town Board on Feb. 8. held at the town garage building. A dozen residents appeared to give public comment at the meeting regarding the Oak Park Quarry dispute.The township has accrued $18,000 in legal fees during 2015 due to this issue. Jon Halverson, owner of OPQ, was there to answer questions.

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The Village of Deerfield Board of Trustees met Monday, Feb. 8 at 7 p.m.

During the meeting board trustee Arnold Evensen reported that the Deerfield Community Center located at 3 W. Deerfield closed the purchase of its building on Jan. 29.

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The issue regarding the Town of Deerfield Board of Supervisors vs. Oak Park Quarry was again addressed at the regular Town Board meeting held in the Town Garage on Jan. 11.

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Two of the five voting members of the Town of Oakland Board on Dec.15 were absent.

Trustees Eugene Kapsner, Jim De Gidio and Joy Graffin constituted a quorum and the meeting was called to order at 7 p.m.

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Three separate township meetings were held on Nov. 17 at Oakland Town Hall: the Public Budget Hearing for the Proposed 2016 Town Budget; the Annual Town Meeting of the Electors; and the November Monthly Meeting of the Board of Supervisors.

Chairperson Eugene Kapsner called the assembly to order at 7 p.m. sharp and opened the evening to a Public Budget Hearing.