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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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Request for Proposal - Human Services Building Elevator Project
The Lincoln County Maintenance Department is seeking to contract with an individual or entity to refurbish/bring up to code the main passenger elevator system (state #11016) located at the Human Services Building at 607 N. Sales Street, Merrill, WI. We believe this means upgrading to a hydraulic microprocessor-based control system. Please note that this project qualifies for single trade prevailing wage determination (“Elevator”).

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RFP - GIS Tax Parcel Map Database: Bradley Project
The Lincoln County Land Services Department is seeking to contract with an individual or entity to create Lincoln County’s GIS parcel map database in the Town of Bradley that is derived from existing subdivision plat records and deed descriptions fit to the County’s digital planimetric base map and GPS coordinate-referenced Public Land Survey System (PLSS) corners.

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Mar. 31, 2015 - 11:30 am
North Central Health Care - NCHC - Board Room
1100 Lake View Drive
Wausau, WI
Apr. 1, 2015 - 12:30 pm
North Central Health Care - Westwood Conference Center
1800 Westwood Center Boulevard, Room 106
Wausau, WI
Apr. 2, 2015 - 7:30 am
Highway Committee Meeting - Lincoln County Highway Department
100 Cooper Street, Commissioner's Office
Merrill, WI 54452
Apr. 2, 2015 - 6:00 pm
Social Services Committee - Lincoln County Service Center
801 N Sales Street, Room 248
Merrill, WI 54452
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