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Lincoln County was created by the Wisconsin Legislature on March 4, 1874, with a population of 895, and land area of 2,750,000 acres. At that time Lincoln County included most of present day Oneida and Vilas Counties, as well as parts of present day Langlade, Taylor, Price and Iron Counties. Lincoln County reached its present size in 1885.

The early progress of Lincoln County is synonymous with the growth of the logging industry. The pines and virgin hardwood forests attracted loggers from far and wide. As operations grew, settlements sprang up bringing the need for stores and other business places. In clearing the forest, the lumbermen were opening the way for the farmer.

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDDER’S PROOF OF RESPONSIBILITY
LINCOLN COUNTY SANITARY LANDFILL
MERRILL, WISCONSIN
OCTOBER 8, 2018

The Lincoln County Solid Waste Department, Merrill, WI will accept completed Bidder’s Proof of Responsibility forms for construction projects to be performed in 2019, 2020, and 2021 at the Lincoln County Sanitary Landfill (LCSL), Merrill, WI.

The completion of the Statement of Bidder’s Proof of Responsibility form is required prior to submitting a bid for future construction work at the LCSL. Project bids submitted for new construction projects without previous submittal of the Bidder’s Proof of Responsibility Form and notification of successful standing will be rejected from consideration.

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Click the link to proceed to the Solid Waste Department forms to download the Bidder's Proof of Responsibility Form: Click Here
Election Results - 2018 August Election



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All Election Night returns are unofficial. For complete and final results for local or school district contests contact each local municipal clerk and/or the school district clerk.
Request for Proposal - Backup and Disaster Recovery Solution
The Lincoln County Information Technology Department is seeking to contract with an individual or entity to upgrade our current backup and disaster recovery solution.
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Oct. 23, 2018 - 10:30 am
Youth Justice Collaborative Committee - Lincoln County Service Center
801 N Sales Street, Room 156
Merrill, WI 54452
Oct. 26, 2018 - 10:00 am
Northwoods Rail Transit commission - GLTPA
Lower Level Meeting Room
3243 Golf Course Road
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Nov. 1, 2018 - 3:00 pm
Highway Committee Meeting - Lincoln County Highway Department
Commissioner's Office
100 Cooper Street
Merrill, WI 54452
Nov. 5, 2018 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Death Review Team Meeting - Lincoln County Service Center
801 N Sales Street, Room 156
Merrill, WI 54452
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Request for Proposal - Vertical Baler https://t.co/LzSmvTn4GN
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