Posted on: October 13, 2017

Portion of Capital City Trail Closed for Maintenance

Dane County Parks Director, Darren Marsh released the following information: 

Dane County Parks announced today that a portion of the Capital City Trail will temporarily be closed beginning on Tuesday, October 17th to replace a waterway culvert ea...

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City of Fitchburg
Posted on: October 13, 2017

Tower Hill Neighborhood Meeting

Alder Dan Bahr and Alder Julia Arata-Fratta are hosting a Tower Hill neighborhood meeting on Wednesday, November 1st at the Fitchburg Public Library to discuss how to distribute the funds collected among neighbors affected by the house explosion. &nbs...

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City of Fitchburg
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Hurricane Maria Donations Drop-Off Site

The Latino Chamber of Commerce of Dane County is accepting donations for the Puerto Rico Relief Fund of South Central Wisconsin to benefit Hurricane Maria victims. Donations of bottled water & Gatorade, non-perishable food, powdered milk, baby & a...

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City of Fitchburg
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Trick-or-Treat Hours

Trick-or-Treat hours on Tuesday, October 31st are 4:00 - 8:00 pm in Fitchburg.

City of Fitchburg
Posted on: September 13, 2017

Notice of Accepting Sealed Bids and Bid Opening

Notice is hereby given that the City of Fitchburg is accepting sealed bids for the sale of the King James Way Fire Station land and building, located at 5415 King James Way. This is an "as is sale."

Bids will be received at the City of Fitchburg ...

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City of Fitchburg
Posted on: August 18, 2017

Community Development Grant Program

The City of
Fitchburg and Fitchburg Community and Economic Development Authority (CEDA) arepleased to announce the Community
Development Grant Program
, available for all City of Fitchburgnot-for-profit 501(c)(3) organizations along with not-for-prof...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Paid-On-Call Firefighter Information Session

The City of Fitchburg Fire Department will be hosting an informational meeting for people interested in becoming Paid-On-Call Firefighters on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 7:00pm. This session will be held at Fitchburg Firehouse #1 at 5791 Lacy Road.

We w...

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Fire Department

Posted on: August 18, 2017

Community Development Grant Program

The City of Fitchburg and Fitchburg Community and Economic Development Authority (CEDA) are pleased to announce the Community Development Grant Program, available for all City of Fitchburg not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organizations along with not-for-profit 5...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Property Crime Prevention

Over the last 24 hours we have responded to several property related crimes, including burglaries and thefts from automobiles, in residential neighborhoods near the area of McKee Road, between Osmundsen Road and Chapel Valley Road. Unlocked garages, vehic...

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Police Department News
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Chief Blatter Announces Retirement

During the July 12 meeting of the City's Police and Fire Commission, Chief Thomas Blatter submitted his letter of retirement, following forty years of service to the City of Fitchburg. Chief Blatter's official retirement date will be on or about December ...

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Police Department News

Posted on: October 5, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Armed Robbery

Press Release

On October 5, 2017 at 1:56 a.m., the Fitchburg Police responded to a weapons violation at the Hyvee grocery store located at 2920 Fitchrona Rd. The suspect attempted to steal several items and was confronted by an employee. The suspect then produced a bla...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Shots Fired

Press Release

On September 30, 2017 at approximately 7:50 pm officers from the Fitchburg Police Department were in the area of the 2800 block of Coho St. when they heard multiple gunshots. Two vehicles were struck by fired rounds. No injuries have been reported.&nb...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Armed Robbery

Press Release

On September 13, 2017, at approximately 7:58 p.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department were dispatched to the 4900 block of Chalet Gardens Road for a report of an armed robbery. The thirty-one year old male victim reported two suspects approache...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: September 5, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Weapons Offense

Press Release

On September 5, 2017 at approximately 11:35 a.m., Fitchburg Police responded to the 2200 block of South Fish Hatchery Road for a weapons-related incident.  A caller to the 911 Center reported her husband had discharged a firearm in the residence ...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: September 3, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Shots Fired

Press Release

On September 3, 2017 at 4:35 a.m., the Fitchburg Police responded to a report of shots fired in the 3300 block of Leopold Way. According to witnesses, several people and at least one vehicle fled the area after the shots were fired.

Upon arrival, officers ...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: August 19, 2017

Fitchburg Police Respond to ATV Crash

Press Release

On Saturday, August 19, 2017, at approximately 12:25 p.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department, along with personnel from Fitchburg Fire Rescue, Fitchrona EMS, UW Med Flight and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, responded to a resid...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: August 19, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Armed Robbery

Press Release

On Saturday, August 19, at approximately 5:38 a.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department responded to the 2400 block of Chalet Gardens Ct. for a weapons violation.  Officers located the victim and learned that he had been robbed at gun p...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: August 8, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Attempted Armed Robbery - 17-11682

Press Release

On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017, at approximately 5:00 a.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department were dispatched to the 2300 block of High Ridge Trail for an attempted armed robbery.

Upon arrival, officers made contact with two victims, who were uni...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: August 1, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Shooting

Press Release

On Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at approximately 4:14PM, officers from the Fitchburg Police Department responded to the parking lot of 5100 of Anton Drive for a report of shots fired with one person who was injured.

Upon arrival, officers located one person wit...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: July 25, 2017

Fitchburg Police Department Investigates Shots Fired On Anton Drive

Press Release

On July 25, 2017, at approximately 5 p.m., Officers from the Fitchburg Police Department were sent to the 5100 Block of Anton Drive for a report of shots fired. Initial indications are that an unknown suspect fired several shots from a vehicle stopped on ...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: July 24, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Armed Robbery - 17-10849

Press Release

On Monday, July 24th, 2017, at approximately 1:00 a.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department were dispatched to the 3300 block of Leopold Way for an armed robbery.

Upon arrival, officers made contact with the victim, who was uninjured. The investi...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: July 20, 2017

Fitchburg Police Investigate Motorcycle Crash

Press Release

On July 20, 2017, at 1:52 p.m., the Fitchburg Police Department, Fitchburg Fire Department, Fitchrona  EMS, and UW Med Flight responded to the 6000 block of Sub Zero Way for a crash involving a single motorcycle.

The investigation revealed a motor...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: July 16, 2017

Longford Terrace Armed Robbery 17-10360

Press Release

On July 15, 2017, at approximately 8:07 p.m., officers of the Fitchburg Police Department were dispatched to the 5500 of Longford Terrace for a report of an armed robbery. Officers discovered a landscape worker had been approached by the suspect in the dr...

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Police Department Press Releases