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Understanding the School Tax Levy

It’s that time of year again when your property tax bill arrives in the mailbox. Although not as exciting as receiving a holiday card, funds collected from property taxes help fund critical services in our community such as the library, road construction, the school district and other important programs.  Your property tax bill is based on […]

My big, virtual hug to you

Menomonee Falls, I am starting today with a grateful heart. I am grateful for caring, committed teachers, who are pouring themselves into new technology to remain connected to students.  My 2nd grader’s teacher brings such calm and comfort with her daily video. Though we miss her greatly, seeing her virtually through video and zoom brings […]

Reasons to Celebrate SDMF

It’s inspiring being a board member of the School District of Menomonee Falls because there are many reasons to celebrate in our district. I’d like to share just a few: 98.8 % Graduation Rate 96 % of Menomonee Falls high school students make plans to attend a two- or four-year college, enter the military, pursue […]

Recent press coverage

I am so humbled by all of the support, encouragement, and kindness from our community. This is my first school board campaign, since the board voted me in back in October 2018, and it’s been a great experience. There’s been some recent press coverage that I wanted to share in a this blog post. This […]

Hosting an Entrepreneur’s Panel

I’ve been an adviser to Business Academy and Design Media & Communications Academy for several years, but this was the first year that I led a panel of entrepreneurs to provide a job-shadow experience. I have met a lot of wonderful small business owners through networking, and I was so happy to bring this group […]

Yard signs available

Vote Cathy Olig yard signs are now available! If you are interesting in having one delivered, please fill out the request form: Thanks for your continued support! Please spread the word to vote in the spring election. Local elections matter! In-person voting at Village Hall starts March 13th at 8:00 a.m. View more voting information […]

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