Some stepped into firefighting gear, others into utility truck buckets, and still others talked to attorneys during the FutureQuest at the Alliant Energy Center.
Downtown Sun Prairie hosted the 107th Fire and Lights Holiday Parade followed by the tree lighting in front of the Sun Prairie Historical Library & Museum, including special guest Santa Claus. The partnership between the Sun Prairie Fire & Rescue and the Sun Prairie Historical Librar…
Members from the Sun Prairie Area Community Band performed Jingle Bells before the 107th Sun Prairie Fire & Lights Parade and Tree Lighting in downtown Sun Prairie on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022. Temperatures were in the 40s, but many dressed for colder weather.
The parade featured emergency services vehicles from Sun Prairie area communities as well as the Sun Prairie West Boys Swim Team, representatives from the Sun Prairie Optimist Club and more. Video by Olivia Mertes.
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The 107th Fire and Lights Holiday Parade is scheduled to take place on Saturday, Nov. 26th in Downtown Sun Prairie.
The Sun Prairie Chamber of Commerce, along with local and statewide partners, presented the second annual Greater Sun Prairie Area Job Fair on Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 16 at the Sun Prairie Hilton Garden Inn, located at 1220 S. Grand Ave.
Sun Prairie West High School hosted an empty bowls dinner Wednesday, Nov. 16 where community members came out to try homemade soup and purchase hand-crafted bowls.
Waunakee Community Middle School drama students are now in dress rehearsal for Shakespeare's comedy, "A Midsummer Night's Dream," putting the finishing touches on for the Dec. 2 performance. Director Kendra Thompson describes her modern adaptation of the play as follows:
Two far West Main Street residents discuss their recent interactions with motorists and describe conditions as being too hazardous for pedestrians along the far west end of West Main Street. Their request for additional patrol or police action to slow drivers down was referred to the city's …
J.R. Brimmer, Fleet & Contract Supervisor for the City of Sun Prairie, accepted a proclamation from Mayor Paul Esser declaring Nov, 28, 2022 as Snowplow Driver Appreciation Day in the City of Sun Prairie. The proclamation urges city residents to thank plow drivers for their important wor…
City Engineering Supervisor Tom Veith discusses the reduction of the speed limit on North Bird Street near the new Heyday development. The speed limit reduction discussion took place during the Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022 Sun Prairie Public Works Committee meeting.
Sun Prairie resident Mike Mergener addressed the Sun Prairie Public Works Committee on Nov. 15, 2022 as being in favor of the use of leaf vacuum attachments on city trucks, which could also be used for other Public Works items.
During the Nov. 15, 2022 Public Works Committee meeting, Sun Prairie City Administrator Aaron Oppenheimer discusses funding leaf vacuum pick-up in the City of Sun Prairie and that alders considering such an option may have to give up other future funding priorities as a result.
JR Brimmer discussed the City of Sun Prairie's award of a snow shoveling contract during the Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022 Sun Prairie Public Works Committee meeting.