Established in 1847, the Town of Verona is a local unit of government within the County of Dane in the southern part of the state of Wisconsin. The Town is on the southwestern edge of Madison — Wisconsin's State Capital. The town of Verona has an estimated 2017 population of 1,981 and is part of the Verona Area School District.

Monthly Archives: May 2018

We are closed on Monday in observation of Memorial Day. We will be back to regular hours Tuesday morning @ 8:00am.

Please join the Dane County Towns Association for an educational session on rural preservation – Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at the Verona Town Hall.

The session will focus on the role conservation easements can play in protecting farmland and permanently limiting rural development.

 

Session presenters:

Jim Welsh, Executive Director of Groundswell Conservancy. Jim has been Executive Director of Groundswell in Madison, Wisconsin since 2003. He leads their work to conserve farmland, wildlife habitat, and recreation areas in Dane County and the surrounding area. Since Jim became executive director of Groundswell, the Conservancy has tripled the amount of land it has protected.

 

Renée Lauber, DCTA Policy Advisor. Renée has been Policy Advisory for the DCTA since 2009 and was appointed Secretary/Treasurer in 2017. Prior to working for the DCTA, Renée administered the town of Dunn’s purchase of development rights and land use programs for ten years. She worked to establish the program and protect over 2,500 acres of farmland and natural areas.

No Trash & Recycling Pick-up on Memorial Day – Monday, May 28th.

Pellitteri will be closed on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day.
Residents will be serviced one day later than their normal service day during the week of May 28th to June 2nd.

Residents normally serviced on Friday will be serviced on Saturday, June 2nd.
Since collection routes may be serviced differently, your pick-up time may be altered. As always, please make sure to have your carts out by 6:00am.

Also, like Pellitteri’s Facebook page to keep up to date on Pellitteri happenings!
Curious about your recycling? Check out Pellitteri’s expanded recycling list and recycling video to see what is recyclable and how it gets sorted.

Thank you!

May 15 – Oct 16, 2018 Verona Artists & Farmers Market – Tuesdays 3pm – 630pm

Hometown Junction Park located down the street from Miller’s and Tuvalu.

 

Verona Artists & Farmers Market

 

Wednesday – May 23rd, Town of Verona resident David Lonsdorf – Ice Age Trail volunteer and amateur geologist will give a talk about the local Ice Age Trail geology. That will be at the Town Hall at 7:00 p.m.

Talkin’ Rocks – Local Ice Age Trail Geology

Old Highway PB will be CLOSED between Military Ridge Drive and E. Verona Avenue starting May 7, 2018

through August 17, 2018 for the replacement of the two bridges south of the Military Ridge Bike Trail.  The trails will remain open.

 

Access to the County gardens will be by foot traffic over the new Badger Mill Creek pedestrian bridge completed last week. Access to the park and ride will be available throughout the bridge replacement project.

 

Please see the attached maps for more information.

 

Verona bridge project road closure

 

Old CTH PB detour route