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  Germantown Area Attractions - Germantown, WI
Germantown Area Attractions - Germantown, WI There are diverse attractions for visitors to see in the Germantown area.
Christ Church Museum houses the records and artifacts of the Town and Village of Germantown.
It houses both the bell collection of Sila Lydia Bast, Wisconsin’s largest publicly displayed bell collection, and artifacts of the Germantown Volunteer Fire Company, a nonprofit organization that was once responsible for fire fighting in the community.
www.germantownchamber.org /attractions.html   (553 words)

  
  Germantown (town), Wisconsin
Germantown is a town located in Washington County, Wisconsin.
In the town the population is spread out with 30.2% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 28.4% from 25 to 44, 22.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.2% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the town is $75,000, and the median income for a family is $75,159.
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 Wisconsin Towns Association
Towns are created by the Wisconsin Constitution to provide basic municipal government services, such as elections, property tax administration (towns collect taxes for counties, schools and other governments, as well as for their own budgets), road construction and maintenance, recycling, emergency medical services and fire protection.
The word "town" denotes a unit of government while "township" is a surveyor's term describing the basic grid framework for legal descriptions of all land in the state (including land in cities and villages).
The Town of Germantown (Washington County) is the smallest town in the state at 1.7 square miles.
wisctowns.com /what_is_a_town.html   (584 words)

  
 Germantown - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Germantown
Once an independent town, it was founded in 1683 by 13 Mennonite families from Germany, led by Francis Pastorius.
During the American Revolution George Washington was defeated by the British at the Battle of Germantown in October 1777.
Germantown contains many historic houses, including Cliveden House (1763), built for Benjamin Chew, who was imprisoned as a loyalist in 1777 for giving shelter to British troops at the Battle of Germantown; and the Deshler-Morris House (built 1773), the residence of President George Washington 1793–94, when Philadelphia was the capital of the USA.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Germantown   (168 words)

  
 Germantown (town), Wisconsin - Freepedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
The village of Germantown is located within the town.
As of the census of 2000, there are 278 people, 89 households, and 76 families residing in the town.
The racial makeup of the town is 99.28% White, 0.72% African American, 0.00% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 0.00% from two or more races.
en.freepedia.org /Germantown_(town)%2C_Wisconsin.html   (351 words)

  
 Germantown (town), Wisconsin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
The town is unique in that all of the town meetings are held in the town clerk's kitchen.
The town is the smallest in the state of Wisconsin.
The racial makeup of the town is 99.28% White, 0.72% Black or African American, 0.00% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 0.00% from two or more races.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/G/Germantown-(town),-Wisconsin.htm   (515 words)

  
 Germantown Wisconsin Healthcare Clinics Doctor Physician Medicine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
With its small-town rural atmosphere and easy access to Milwaukee and surrounding suburbs, Germantown is the largest village by square miles in the state of Wisconsin.
In fast-growing Germantown, where residential, commercial and industrial development area all high, preserving the community's natural heritage and providing recreational infrastructure has gotten equal attention for residents and visitors.
For more information about the village of Germantown, contact the Germantown Chamber of Commerce, W156 N11251 Pilgrim Road, Germantown, WI 53022, (262) 255-1812 or visit their website at www.germantownchamber.org.
www.ma-hc.com /germantown.php   (408 words)

  
 Germantown Juneau County Wisconsin - Term Explanation on IndexSuche.Com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 1,174.
In the town the population is spread out with 17.4% under the age of 18, 4.7% from 18 to 24, 21.6% from 25 to 44, 33.9% from 45 to 64, and 22.4% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the town is $31,204, and the median income for a family is $33,646.
www.indexsuche.com /Germantown,_Juneau_County,_Wisconsin.html   (332 words)

  
 Driving Tours - Town of Germantown   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Germantown - Long before imitation German commercial buildings began popping up along Highway 167 in the village, authentic architecture from German settlers sprouted up throughout the town that bears their name.
South Germantown (1857) was the forerunner of the incorporated village known today.
In 1865, the Meeker Hill community was established on the far western border of the town.
www.jsonline.com /dd/area/drivingtours/16_Germantown   (619 words)

  
 JS Online: One homey 'town office'
Germantown Town Board members are in their usual places for Monday's meeting in the "town office," a.k.a.
Town of Germantown Clerk Joyce Dhein, seen through her kitchen window during a board meeting Monday night, has been the town clerk for 22 years.
The Town of Germantown, the state's smallest in size with only 1.7 square miles, has not had a hall of its own since 1964.
www.jsonline.com /news/ozwash/jan05/292194.asp   (1182 words)

  
 Wisconsin's German Heritage
They were the predecessors to three major waves of German immigration to Wisconsin between 1845 and the 1890s, which brought people from all parts of Germany, or rather from the various kingdoms, dukedoms, etc. that formed what is today known as Germany.
About one third of Wisconsin's population at that time was either German-born or had at least one parent who was born in Germany.
Historic reminders of the Austrian and Swiss legacies are the Waelderhouse, a replica of the ancestral home of the Kohler family from Austria, as well as the popular town of New Glarus, which was settled in 1845 by immigrants from the impoverished Swiss canton of Glarus.
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 JS Online: Washington County hopes to lure outdoor gear store
Town of Richfield - Cabela's Inc. is negotiating with town and Washington County officials to build a $70 million outdoor gear retail store and tourist attraction, complete with trophy animal displays and freshwater aquariums.
Towns in Wisconsin are not authorized to create tax incremental financing districts to attract development, Cotter said, in describing why Richfield is reaching out to the county and state for assistance.
Washington County is considering a possible loan to the town or borrowing funds for the project, according to Miller.
www.jsonline.com /bym/news/jul05/340574.asp?format=print   (500 words)

  
 Welcome to Germantown high School
Like the Germantown School District, Germantown High School is comprised of students from several areas: Village of Germantown, town of Germantown, and towns of Jackson, Polk, Richfield, Hubertus, Colgate, and part of Cedarburg.
Germantown High School is an academic community comprised of 1250 students in grades nine through twelve.
The mission of Germantown High School is to provide a learning community where all people are accepted and supported and that guarantees that all students are given the opportunity to become responsible, productive life long learners.
www.germantown.k12.wi.us /gtownhigh/aboutghs.html   (699 words)

  
 Germantown, Wisconsin WI, town profile (Washington County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Wisconsin > All counties > Washington County > Germantown
Germantown is a town in Washington County, in the Milwaukee-Waukesha metro area.
Median rent in Germantown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $475.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=277875   (484 words)

  
 Germantown Wisconsin Real Estate
Germantown is one of the largest villages (34 square miles), and one of the fastest growing communities in the state.
Germantown is served by the school district of Germantown.
Recreation within Germantown is found at two golf courses and several parks.
www.relocate-america.com /states/WI/cities/germantown.htm   (234 words)

  
 Kewaskum (village), Wisconsin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Kewaskum is a village located in Washington County Wisconsin.
COUNTRY TOWNS OF WISCONSIN: Charming Small Towns and Villages to Explore By Ann Hattes Reviewed by Marty Martindale, Largo, FL Hattes, a Wisconsin resident, still feels the state is full of surprises.
With the towns she has chosen for the book, she makes...
www.freeglossary.com /Kewaskum_%28village%29%2C_Wisconsin   (394 words)

  
 Wisconsin Almanac: Wisconsin Outdoor Report and Calendar
Fire danger levels have reached high in south central Wisconsin and are moderate across the rest of the state.
The Wisconsin River is running near historic lows in southern Wisconsin and was at less than half its historical flow for this time of year at Wisconsin Dells.
Shorebird migration is beginning to heat up with many adults and even a few first-year birds staging in Wisconsin on their way to points farther south.
www.wisconline.com /almanac/outdoor/report.html   (6130 words)

  
 High Ridge at Castle Rock Lake   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
High Ridge is located in the town of Germantown, Juneau County.
Germantown, with its natural beauty, friendly people, and incredible lake, is considered by some to be the next "Lake Geneva”.
Germantown offers fun and relaxation for the entire family.
www.pavloski.com /highridge.html   (156 words)

  
 Wisconsin Assembly for Local Arts - Latest Advocacy News - 2003 Arts Day   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
In Wisconsin, new and renovated arts facilities, exciting programs, and local performances and exhibits are part of a cohesive statewide industry that has a growing and positive impact on Wisconsin’s large and small communities, and has garnered widespread and enthusiastic support from varied and diverse constituencies across the state.
Doyle issued a proclamation stating that March 12 was Arts Day in the state of Wisconsin.
All you need is your Zip+ 4 code to find the legislator for the district in which you live.
www.wisconsinarts.org /advocacy/advnews/2003artsday.htm   (667 words)

  
 History of Werner, Juneau Co.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Weston and Co., at Necedah, and, in 1856, located at the present village of Werner, in Germantown, and subsequently became its original proprietor.
The first settlement made in the village of Germantown was in 1848, by Uriah HILL and Usal V. JEFFREYS, for T. Weston and Co. The shanties and other improvements were situated on the present site of that village.
The land was purchased from the Government in the Fall of 1852, and subsequently Messrs.
www.rootsweb.com /~wijuneau/Werner.htm   (200 words)

  
 Wisconsin State Highways (151-175)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
According to an article in the Wisconsin State Journal, the Verona bypass, a $31 million, six-mile highway, opened Monday 10/16/1995 "after the morning rush hour." At this point, with the exception of the portion of the route through downtown Madison, US-151 was either four-lane expressway or fully-controlled access freeway from Dodgeville to Waupun.
An article in the Wisconsin State Journal noted: "A route about a half-mile north of existing Highway 151 is part of the new $75 million Highway 151 expressway corridor between Dickeyville and Belmont chosen by state transportation officials.
Wisconsin's original SR-167 existed in Trempealeau and La Cross Counties along a highway originally designated as part of SR-162.
members.aol.com /WisconsinHwys/WiscHwys151-175.html   (5498 words)

  
 Wisconsin Apartments and Homes for Rent: Wisconsin Apartment Rentals from Rent.com
To view all of our apartment listings in Wisconsin, we ask that you provide your email address and create a password in order to create your free Rent.com account.
Every one of our apartment listings in Wisconsin includes a way for you to find out more about the businesses, schools, and services in the area.
To do a general search of Wisconsin, simply tell us what you're looking for and when you'd like to move and we'll show you all of our relevant apartment listings.
www.rent.com /apartments/wisconsin   (425 words)

  
 Kestel-Kautzer Family Tree-Descendants of Heinrich Breckheimer
John George Kestell was born 24 August 1853, the son of Johann Baptist Kastel and Ursula Kreppel/Krebbel/Krippel, in the town of Germantown, Washington County, Wi.
John George Kestell III was born 12 Jan. 1884 in the Town of Germantown, Washington County, WI.
Julius Kestell was born in the town of Germantown, Washington Co., 22 September 1885.
freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com /~kautzer/breckheimer_h.html   (8080 words)

  
 Wisconsin Department of Commerce: Safety and Buildings Division - Code Advisory Councils, Meetings, and Materials -
This 11-member advisory council, appointed by the Division Administrator, has been convened on a temporary basis during the revision process for the 2006 Wisconsin Commercial Building Code to advise the Department on requirements for existing buildings that are altered or changed in use.
This 11-member advisory council, appointed by the Division Administrator, advises the Department on issues and rules relating to the design, construction, installation, operation, repair and maintenance of equipment for gas systems such as liquefied petroleum gas facilities.
This 10-member advisory workgroup, appointed by the division administrator, was created to assist in establishing inspection policies and procedures relating to contract administration and enforcement of the Uniform Dwelling Code.
www.commerce.state.wi.us /SB/SB-CodeCouncils.html   (2900 words)

  
 VIllage Profile Presents Hartford, Wisconsin
Hartford is also known for the manufacture of the Kissel car, which was produced in the town in the early 1900's.
In 1838, two years after the Wisconsin Territory was established, the boundaries of Washington county were set by surveyors, identifying it as "Town 10, Range 18 East." Potawatomi and Winnebago Indians, who had ceded their land in 1833 and moved west to the Mississippi River, had begun to filter back to their traditional hunting grounds.
In addition, the city is served by the Wisconsin and Southern Railroad.
www.villageprofile.com /wisconsin/hartford/hartford.html   (2580 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - U.S. - Wisconsin
Enter the name of a U.S. town to learn the name of the county where that town is located.
Cemeteries of Illinois and Wisconsin by county and township.
An organization of individuals (mostly from Wisconsin and Illinois) who are interested in British Isles ancestry and genealogical research in the British Isles.
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 Wisconsin Web Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
The brokers, agents and team of professional relocation and home finding specialists at ePartner National Relocation can help you with all of your real estate needs in anywhere in Wisconsin including such cities as Milwaukee, Madison, Green Bay, Kenosha, Racine or any of the other city.
Now you can actually blog with the residents who live in any city in Wisconsin.
The weather for Madison, Wisconsin is reported by a local weather station using a combination of TAF and METAR reports from airports and weather stations in the area (ICAO).
wisconsinwebpage.com   (202 words)

  
 Motels Hotels & Other Accommodations in Wisconsin cities
Many people go to motels and hotels to escape their usual schedules and routines.
Motels and hotels are convenient places to stay for a night when you are out of town.
There are usually entertaining things for people of all ages to do in hotels.
www.magicyellow.com /citiesAll.html?state=Wisconsin&catName=Motels_Hotels_and_Other_Accommodations   (137 words)

  
 Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce Foundation - Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce
Wisconsin Corporate Safety Award finalists must submit information regarding their organization’s safety and health procedures, policies and accomplishments.
WCS is a non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to making Wisconsin a safe and healthy place to live and work.
As Wisconsin’s chapter of the National Safety Council, the WCS promotes safety and health programs, resource services and educational materials for community outreach.
www.wischamberfoundation.org /display.cfm?ID=164   (274 words)

  
 Germantown Restaurants - Jerry's Old Town Inn Restaurant - Germantown Wisconsin
Both on Historic Old World Main Street in Germantown, Wisconsin.
More Info: Jerry's Old Town Inn has won countless awards by local magazines and newspapers for over 28 years.
From I-43 go west on Mequon Road for 7 miles to Pilgrim Road; turn right; go 1/2 mile to stop sign (Fond du Lac Ave); turn left on Fond du Lac; go one block and turn left onto Main St.
www.foodspot.com /jerrysoldtown   (484 words)

  
 Jerry's Old Town Inn - Germantown, WI, 53022-2698 - Citysearch
Paper bibs, wet-naps, and stainless steel bone-buckets attempt to keep patrons clean, but whether sauced with smoky "Original," spicy Cajun, or sweet Jamaican, you'll leave with a little sauce and a smile on your face.
I always recommend Jerry's because I know the quality is consistently exceptional.
More than 40 tons of slow-cooked baby-back ribs fly out of this vibrant, rustic restaurant every year.
milwaukee.citysearch.com /profile/10964565   (342 words)

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