Attend a City of Altoona Event

Food for Friends Food Drive

Monday, November 1 through Tuesday, November 30

Altoona Public Library, 1303 Lynn Ave, Altoona, WI

The Altoona Public Library is collecting non-perishable items during the month of November.  Each item may waive $1 in overdue fines.  Items will be donated to the Altoona Compassion Coalition Food Pantry.

We are unable to accept open or expired donations.  Thank you!

For more information, please visit the Library's website at https://altoonapubliclibrary.org/

Calendar Parking

Monday, November 15 through Friday, April 15, 2022

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City Offices Closed

Thursday, November 25 through Friday, November 26

First Day to Circulate Nomination Papers for the 2022 Spring Election

Wednesday, December 1

If you are interested in running for Mayor or City Council District 1, 2 or 3, please contact Cindy Bauer, City Clerk at cindyb@ci.altoona.wi.us or 715-839-6092.

2022 Ballot Access Checklist - Altoona Municipal Offices >>

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 4 from 9 AM to 11 AM

River Prairie Center, 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

Ho Ho Ho! Despite his very busy schedule, Santa is coming to the River Prairie Center to celebrate the holiday! Families can enjoy a delicious breakfast and visit with Santa. Children can also make a Christmas ornament. Families will be able to give an early Christmas gift by bringing a non-perishable food item to be donated to a local food pantry. Due to the popularity of this event and limited seating all guests will be required to pre-register. Registration deadline is Monday, November 29 or when seats are full.

Location River Prairie Center
Date Saturday, December 4, 2021
Time 9-11am
Fee $8/person, 3 and under free
Register Click here >>

Presented by: River Prairie Wealth Partners & WNB Financial
Sponsored by: Visionary Eyecare, WESTconsin Credit Union, Legends Title Services, Market & Johnson & Citizens State Bank

Holiday Glow Tree Lighting

Sunday, December 5 from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

River Prairie Center, 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

The holiday season is upon us! Enjoy holiday treats and beverages while listening to Christmas carols and watching the holiday tree as it is ceremoniously lit for the season!

Location River Prairie Center
Date Sunday, December 5, 2021
Time 5:30-6:30pm
Fee FREE

Presented by: WNB Financial & River Prairie Wealth Partners
Sponsored by: Trubilt Collision Center-Altoona, Visionary Eyecare, WESTconsin Credit Union, Legends Title Services, Altoona Lions Club, Market & Johnson, J&D Manufacturing & Altoona VFW Post 10405

Deadline to submit RFP for Interim Market Update Revaluation and Assessing Services FY2022-2024

Friday, December 10 at 4 PM

November 22, 2021 - The City of Altoona is seeking proposals from qualified firms to provide professional interim market update revaluation and assessing services for a three-year contract.  The contract includes one year of interim market update revaluation and two years of assessment maintenance.  The City of Altoona reserves the right to extend the contract for an additional two years.  The successful bidder will be a firm of sufficient resources to fulfill the requirements of this contract and Chapter 70, Wisconsin Statutes.

Request for Proposal >>

SUBMITTAL DEADLINE

Four (4) hard copies of all proposals, the one (1) original copy and three (3) copies, must be submitted to the CITY OF ALTOONA "ASSESSOR RFP," City of Altoona, WI, 1303 Lynn Ave, Altoona, WI 54720 by 4:00 p.m., December 10, 2021.  The City will not accept proposals submitted electronically.  Please submit hard-copy proposals to:

Office of the City Clerk
City of Altoona
1303 Lynn Avenue
Altoona, WI 54720

Request for Proposal >>

Parent Night Out

Friday, December 10 from 6 PM to 8 PM

Fish House, 418 9th St W, Altoona, WI

Parents are able to drop off their potty-trained toddlers - 11 years old for a supervised movie night! Come dressed in your PJs and get ready to watch a movie Bringing a favorite stuffed animal, blanket and pillow are recommended. A snack and beverage will be served! Pre-Registration is Required.

Location The Fish House - Altoona City Park, 418 9th St W
Date Friday, December 10, 2021
Time 6-8pm
Fee $5/person
Register Click here >>

Presented by: River Prairie Wealth Partners & WNB Financial
Sponsored by: Trubilt Collision Center-Altoona & Legends Title Services

City Offices Closed

Thursday, December 23 through Friday, December 24

City Offices Close @ 11:30 AM

Friday, December 31 at 11:30 AM

City Offices Closed

Monday, January 3, 2022

Christmas Tree + Wreath Disposal Site OPEN

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 from 12:30 PM to 3 PM

800 block Garfield Ave (n side of the road)

Christmas trees and wreaths must be free of lights, tinsel, etc.

The site is for Altoona residential customers only.  Proof of residency is required.

US Crokicurl Champtionships

Saturday, January 29, 2022

Crokicurl Rink - River Prairie Park

The United States  Crokicurl  Championships will take place on the Front Porch Plaza in River Prairie Park and is open to teams of two players, ages sixteen and up. Play will be double elimination with 3 out of 5 rounds being played per match in the winner's bracket and 2 out of 3 rounds being played per match in the consolation bracket. The start time will be in the morning and will be determined based on the number of teams registered. The registration deadline is Thursday, January 27th at noon. If the weather is bad, the tournament will be moved to another date. There is a 16 team limit.

Location Crokicurl Rink - River Prairie Park
Date Saturday, January 29, 2022
Time TBD - based upon team registration
Fee $20/two-person team
Register Click here >>

2022 Spring Primary

Tuesday, February 15, 2022 from 7 AM to 8 PM

River Prairie Center, 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

For more information, go to: www.myvote.wi.gov.

2022 Spring Election

Tuesday, April 5, 2022 from 7 AM to 8 PM

River Prairie Center, 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

For more information, go to www.myvote.wi.gov.

2022 Partisan Primary

Tuesday, August 9, 2022 from 7 AM to 8 PM

River Prairie Center, 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

For more information, go to: www.myvote.wi.gov.

2022 General Election

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 from 7 AM to 8 PM

River Prairie Center, 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

For more information, go to: www.myvote.wi.gov.

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Community Room

Reserve the community room for your next meeting or event! The room is available for use to the general public and is located at City Hall, 1303 Lynn Avenue.

Check availability »
View the Community Room Use Policy »
View the floor plan »

Community Room Reservation Application »

Community Events

Looking for something to do? Altoona is part of the greater Eau Claire area, which provides ample opportunities for family fun!

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  • Personnel Committee Meeting

      View meeting agenda »
    Thursday, December 2 at 2:30 PM  •  VIRTUAL

    WEBSITE https://zoom.us/join
    MEETING ID 812 7589 8922
    MEETING PASSWORD 336413
    CALL IN PHONE NUMBER 1-312-626-6799

    To make a public comment, please raise your hand by pressing *9 on your telephone keypad.  You will be called upon in the order received.

    If the meeting is in closed session, you will be unable to join the meeting. Please email roya@ci.altoona.wi.us if you are having access issues. 

  • Budget Committee Meeting

      View meeting agenda »
    Thursday, December 2 at 4:30 PM  •  VIRTUAL

    WEBSITE https://zoom.us/join
    WEBINAR ID 838 0365 2010
    WEBINAR PASSWORD 146922
    CALL IN PHONE NUMBER  1-312-626-6799

    To make a public comment, please raise your hand by pressing *9 on your telephone keypad.  You will be called upon in the order received.

  • Public Hearing | 2022 Budget


    Thursday, December 2 at 6 PM  •  VIRTUAL

    Official Notice of Budget Hearing »

    WEBSITE https://zoom.us/join
    WEBINAR ID 838 0365 2010
    WEBINAR PASSWORD 146922
    CALL IN PHONE NUMBER  1-312-626-6799

    To make a public comment, please raise your hand by pressing *9 on your telephone keypad.  You will be called upon in the order received.

  • City Council Meeting

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    Thursday, December 2 at 6 PM  •  VIRTUAL

    WEBSITE https://zoom.us/join
    WEBINAR ID 838 0365 2010
    WEBINAR PASSWORD 146922
    CALL IN PHONE NUMBER  1-312-626-6799

    To make a public comment, please raise your hand by pressing *9 on your telephone keypad.  You will be called upon in the order received.

    If the meeting is in closed session, you will be unable to join the meeting. Please email roya@ci.altoona.wi.us if you are having access issues. 

    View past meeting minutes »

  • Altoona Housing Authority Meeting


    Tuesday, December 14 at 1 PM  •  Golden Acres, 2404 Spooner Ave
  • Plan Commission Meeting


    Tuesday, December 14 at 5:30 PM  •  VIRTUAL

    WEBSITE https://zoom.us/join
    WEBINAR ID TBD
    WEBINAR PASSWORD TBD
    CALL IN PHONE NUMBER TBD

    To make a public comment, please raise your hand by pressing *9 on your telephone keypad.  You will be called upon in the order received.

    If the meeting is in closed session, you will be unable to join the meeting. Please email roya@ci.altoona.wi.us if you are having access issues. 

    View past meeting minutes »

  • City Council Meeting


    Thursday, December 16 at 6 PM  •  VIRTUAL

    WEBSITE https://zoom.us/join
    WEBINAR ID TBD
    WEBINAR PASSWORD TBD
    CALL IN PHONE NUMBER TBD

    To make a public comment, please raise your hand by pressing *9 on your telephone keypad.  You will be called upon in the order received.

    If the meeting is in closed session, you will be unable to join the meeting. Please email roya@ci.altoona.wi.us if you are having access issues. 

    View past meeting minutes »

  • Altoona Housing Authority Meeting


    Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at 1 PM  •  Golden Acres, 2404 Spooner Ave