Fort Atkinson, State Partner On Critical Services Fund
According to a press release from the City of Fort Atkinson, the city announces that in a full partnership with the state of Wisconsin, the Fort Atkinson City Council adopted a resolution to create the partnership with the state to fund critical services. These include police and fire protection, fire suppression, road maintenance, snowplows, libraries and parks. The release states that cities and towns in Wisconsin are primarily funded by property taxes and shared revenues. Fort Atkinson is included in that category. The resolution is adopted as part of a statewide initiative.