Enrollment in Conservation Reserve Program or CRP: The Conservation Reserve Program or CRP is a voluntary program that focuses on planting poor or erosion-prone farmland to trees, grasses or other species that will improve environmental health and quality.  In addition to providing rental payments, the program will also share the costs of implementing these revegetation and restoraton practices.   The CRP general sign ups runs Jan. 4 through Feb. 12.  Please go here for additional information https://www.fsa.usda.gov/programs-and-services/conservation-programs/conservation-reserve-program/index    


Town of Oregon Nomination Papers Received

The following Town of Oregon candidates will appear on the April 6, 2020 Spring Election ballot.  The only contested election for local candidates will be for the constable position.

One open Town Constable position:

Ballot Position 1: Constable Candidate – Kurt Maher, 1244 County Road D, Oregon, WI 53575 kurtmaher44@yahoo.com (608) 577-2882 

Ballot Position 2: Constable Candidate – Sean G. Somers, 4806 Oregon Trail, Oregon, WI  53575  Irishlad26@aol.com (608) 443-9311

Two open Town Board Supervisor positions:

Ballot Position 1: Town Board Supervisor Candidate – Fred Clark JR, 5868 Lincoln Road, Oregon, WI  53575 fredclarkjr1@gmail.com (608) 438-9374 

Ballot Position 2: Town Board Supervisor Candidate – Kate Gladding, 6225 Onwentsia Trl, Oregon, WI  53575  ksgladding@gmail.com  (608) 575-6610

One open Town Board Chairperson position:

Ballot Position 1: Town Board Chairperson – Wayne Ace, 1219 County Road D, Oregon, WI 53575 wace0225@aol.com (608) 576-7281