Updated 5/22/2020 at 5:30 p.m.

On Friday, May 22 the Racine Health Department, serving the Village of Wind Point issued the “Forward Racine” reopening plan.  This plan will go into effect at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 26 when the Health Department’s Safer at Home Order ends.  The plan details how businesses shall reopen.  The plan will be re-evaluated on June 30, at which point, depending on the metrics established in the plan, restrictions may be rolled back.  The new guidelines allow:

  • Restaurants are allowed to open in person dining with 50% seating capacity
  • Retail business will be allowed to open provided they follow the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation’s (WEDC) guidelines
  • Indoor Recreational Facilities will be allowed to reopen with a limit to 10 people inside at any one time.
  • Personal Care Establishments (hair salons, barbers) will be allowed to reopen by following WEDC guidelines.
  • Movie theaters and other indoor places of arts and culture are allowed to reopen with limited capacity based on square footage
  • Commercial Offices, Manufactures, Places of Worship, and outdoor places of amusement are allowed to open following guidelines.
  • Large indoor and outdoor mass gatherings in public venue are currently not allowed.  Indoor and outdoor mass gatherings in private venues are allowed if they are limited to 25 people and social distancing can be maintained.

To view the Forward Racine plan please click here. 

Village Office Services During COVID-19

For the safety and well-being of our residents and staff the Village Office until at least June 30th. The office will continue to operate during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. -5:00 p.m.  You can reach staff via phone at 262-639-3524 or email at info@windpoint.org during office hours. We are asking that residents who wish to conduct business in person utilize the following options:

Drive Up Service:  The office will be offering drive up service.  Please call ahead to 262-639-3524 to schedule an pickup time with Staff for your items. At the designated time, a member of our Staff will meet you underneath the blue tent outside the office.  Please bring a check made out to the Village of Wind Point or have exact change.

Secure Drop Box: Located on the circle drive outside the Village Office next to the tennis courts. Payments can be placed in the drop box.  When you drop off your items please make sure to include your address so that we can send any items that you have requested back via mail.

Mail: Payments can be made by mail to the Village of Wind Point, 215 E. Four Mile Rd., Racine, WI 53402.

Online: Payments for Water Bills and Municipal Court citations can be made online by clicking the links to the left.

Village Public Works, Wind Point Police Department, Caledonia Fire & EMS Department and Johns Disposal are operating as normal.

Wind Point/North Bay Municipal Court cancelled

The Wind Point/North Bay Municipal Court has cancelled proceedings effective immediately through the end of May. Court Dates scheduled for April and May have been moved to June 25.  If you have questions regarding your court date please contact Municipal Court Clerk April Cruz at courtclerk@windpoint.org.

Village Green Playground, Tennis Courts and Pickleball Courts Closed

The Village Green tennis and pickleball courts will be open beginning Tuesday, May 26.

The Village Green playground will remain closed until at least June 30th per the Forward Racine Plan.

Village Green and the Lighthouse Grounds can still be used for walking and other exercise, if proper social distancing requirements are followed.

Coronavirus Response Hubs

Racine County, in conjunction with the Central Racine County Health Department, and the City of Racine Health Department, launched a new website that will feature regular local updates on the COVID-19 outbreak.   The site can be found at www.racinecounty.com/coronavirus.

The site includes daily updates from the Racine County Joint Information Center and also has a variety of other information, resources, and mapping tools with more information still to come

Please contact the Village at 262-639-3524 or the City of Racine Health Department at 262-636-9201 should you have any questions or concerns.