Job Opening: Public Works – Street Worker I: The City of Mineral Point is looking to hire a full-time Public Works – Street Worker I.  See the full job description here.  If interested in this position, please send a resume and cover letter to Bob Buckingham at [email protected] or Christy Skelding at [email protected]

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City History

Mineral Point Profile

European settlers arrived in Mineral Point around 1827, making Mineral Point the third oldest city in Wisconsin. The driftless area became the mining destination for zinc and lead up until the early 20th century. In 1836, Mineral Point hosted the  inauguration of the first Territorial Governor, Mr. Henry Dodge appointed by President Andrew Jackson. Many famous people have come from Mineral Point including David William-Hutchison (Major General in the US Air Force), Jack Enzenroth (Major League baseball catch), Allen Ludden (American t.v. personality / game show host), and Bruce Howdle (ceramic artist and muralist), as well as many other artists.

There are also many historic places to visit including Mineral Point Railroad Depot Museum, Orchard Lawn, and Pendarvis.

For Further Information about joining community organizations or learning more about the City of Mineral Point visit the following site:

Mineral Point Historical Society

Mineral Point Chamber of Commerce