Welcome to Appleton, Wisconsin's
Historic Old Third Ward

2016 Yard Waste
Leaf and yard waste pick-ups are at 2-week intervals from October 10 through November 18.

Rake leaves, small yard and garden debris into the gutter or to the edge of the pavement on the Sunday night prior to your pick-up week. For residents in Zone 1 beginning Sunday October 9 and then every other Sunday through November 6.

Branches and brush may also be placed into the gutter at this time. Branches and brush must be cut down to 4 lengths and bundled with biodegradable twine not to exceed 45 pounds. Yard waste may be in lawn and leaf paper bags. No containers will be collected. Click on the images for a larger size.

2016 Election
Absentee Voting October 17, 2016 November 4, 2016
Fall General Election November 8, 2016

The Old Third Ward is in Alderperspon District 11, Ward 34. The OTW polling place is Riverview Evangelical Lutheran Church & School Gymnasium, 136 W. Seymour St. just off of S. Oneida St. near St. Elizabeth hospital. Polls are open from 7:00am - 8:00pm on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

In-Person Absentee Voting takes place in the City of Appleton's City Clerk's Office. The office hours to vote are 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Absentee voters in the Clerk's Office must present the same type of photo ID required at the polls.

Date: Monday, October 17, 2016 through Friday, November 4, 2016
Location: City Hall, 6th Floor, City Clerk's Office
100 N. Appleton Street
Appleton, Wisconsin 54911

For other voting related questions, please contact Jane Booth at (920) 832-6447.For more information about absentee balloting, see the GAB's page, "I want to vote absentee."

OTW Facebook Group

Did you know the Old Third Ward has a Facebook group? It's called Appleton Old Third Ward. Anyone interested in communicating with OTW residents or aficionados can join the group. You'll be notified of posts from other group members and you can post yourself. Do you have historic OTW photos? Is there a photo you can't identify? Crowdsource! Post it! How about recipes, gardening ideas, anything you think would be of interest to the group.

Fall 2016 Newsletter

The latest edition of the Old Third Ward Neighborhood Association newsletter has been posted. Please Contact the Old Third Ward with any comments or questions.

July Meeting Minutes Now Posted

Minutes for the July, 2016 OTW Board meeting, July 24, 2016 are now available. If you have any comments or questions, please contact the Old Third Ward. Find out what's happening in Our Neighborhood! Check out the Event Calendar

The Old Third Ward Neighborhood Association provides scholarships to high school students who wish to pursue studies in historic preservation, urban planning, local history and other related subjects. The Association also brings the neighborhood together for an annual dinner (in January) and an end-of-summer picnic (in September.) We also maintain the Old Third Ward Website, publish a popular walking tour brochure of the area, and stage periodic home tours. Please help the Association continue these worthy practices. The Old Third Ward Neighborhood Association is a private nonprofit corporation.