Communication & Education
What is the Uniform Addressing System Project?
Who will uniform addressing affect?
How are the voices in the participating communities heard?
Why are addresses so important?
How does my address relate to the 911 system?
How will I be notified of my new address?
When do I start using my new address?
I’ve used the same address for 30 years. Why do I have to change my address?
Does this change the legal status of my property?
Who do I need to inform of my address change?
Who does Marathon County inform?
What if I refuse to comply and refuse to a change of my address?
Who will pay for this?
What are the procedures for reimbursement to participating communities?
What personal information will people have to change on their own?
Can you create the address system as simple as possible?
How will emergency response areas be changed to not create confusion?
How will the Post Office handle such a large change?
How will Diggers Hotline be involved?
If this is a “911” address, why does it have to change my mailing address?
Who will name new roads?
Who determines which community keeps a duplicate/similar name?
What happens to the name of the road that crosses into a non participating incorporated municipality that has a different road name?
How soon will updates be made to Google Maps, GPS systems, etc.?
Will adjoining counties have access to the new addressing system data?
Will I be able to match an old address to the new one?
Why can’t GPS (Global Positioning Systems) solve this problem?
What kind of sign will you use?
What is the best sign selection regarding visibility?
What will happen to my decorative stone address?
How do I correctly post my new address?