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Two Rivers City Hall
  • Business Phone: (920)793-5564
  • Business Hours:
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00AM to 4:30PM
  • Saturday and Sunday
  • Closed
  • 1717 E. Park Street
  • PO Box 87
  • Two Rivers, WI 54241

Bank First National Proposes New Location

The Lester Library could have a new neighbor РBank First National has proposed to build its new bank building on 1.14 acres on the west end of Lakeshore Park at Memorial Drive and 12th Street Рoverlooking Lake Michigan. Planning for the 4,000 square foot building is ongoing. 

Welcome Forever Photography

Welcome to the newest business in town – Forever Photography at 1606 Washington Street. Four local photographers – Debra, Paula, Aimee, and Jill – in one location.

Renewed Commitment to Economic Development Corporation

The City Council has extended our funding commitment to the Economic Development Corporation of Manitowoc County (EDCMC) for another three years. City funding for 2014-16 will remain at the current level of $24,750 per year. This represents a commitment by our local governments to continue participating actively in a private-public partnership to promote private investment, […]

$500,000 Grant for Seawall and Water Main Repairs

The city has received a $500,000 Community Development Block Grant to replace the failing harbor seawall and a nearby 105 year old water main. The project will rebuild 400 feet of seawall and replace 700 feet of damaged water main. Various sections of the seawall have breached in recent years, causing erosion of the seawall […]

New Taxi Service

Welcome to Smitty’s Taxi – now operating in Two Rivers. Service 24/7 and they accept major credit cards. They also have a weekly ride program for those who need daily transportation service. Smitty’s is also a member of the Manitowoc County Tavern League Safe Ride program. Their phone number is 920-242-1706.

Bridge Done – Dredging Underway

The brand new 17th Street Bridge was dedicated on August 2, and just days later the dredging work on the East Twin River began. This will serve to increase the attractiveness of the former Hamilton Manufacturing property that is planned for demolition (see below). By garnering state and federal funding, the city saved millions of […]

12.5 Acres to be Cleared in Downtown Two Rivers

Demolition permits have been filed by Thermo Fisher Scientific to remove all 1.2 million square feet (40 buildings) at the former Hamilton Manufacturing plant in downtown Two Rivers. The property is immediately adjacent to the 3.5 acres of land that was cleared by Egger’s Industries when it built a new factory in the city.¬†While future […]