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PABA Holiday Dinner

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Holiday Inn Hotel &

Convention Center

5:30 p.m. reception with dinner and short program to follow

More info coming soon! 




WIth weather that just couldn't be beat on July 29, the 2017 Celebrate Plover Celebration will go down as one of best ever!  Some 12- 15,000 locals and area visitors came to Lake Pacawa Park and the greater Plover area to enjoy the many activies throughout the day and capped the celebration in viewing an outstanding fireworks display over Lake Pacawa at dusk. 

Plans are already underwayfor another great event!  Who knows, there may even be a new band shell in place for next year's event! 

Mark your calendar for:

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Lake Pacawa Park, Plover

PABA is proud to continue as administrator for the "Outdoor Business Expo", a where businesses advance the understanding of what their company is all about and meet and greet current and future customers!  As one of the Taste of Plover vendors, PABA enjoys serving soda and water to the gathered throng each year! 



The Village of Plover is pleased with the result of the 2016 Business 51 Road Reconstruction project from Green Drive on south end to Springville Drive on north end and has long now been open for business!  Phase two of the Wisconsin DOT planned road reconstruction will continue with future northern (Whiting) phases (phase two: Elm Street to Minnesota Avenue with construction to begin in July, 2018 (2018/19); phase three: Hickory Drive to Elm Street with construction schedule to begin construction in July, 2018 (2018/19); and northern Plover (phase four; Springville Drive to Hickory Drive with construction currently scheduled to begin in 2021 but could occur earlier in 2020. 

Welcome to PABA: Home of the Plover Area Business Association! 

The Plover Area Business Association was established in 1979 to give Plover businesses a stronger voice in the Stevens Point Chamber of Commerce. Today PABA continues to be the voice of the business community. The purpose of the association is to foster and advance business and community interests throughout the Greater Plover Area.

PABA works with the Village of Plover to develop a stronger community, retain existing businesses, and draw new businesses to the area. PABA draws on its alliances with the Portage County Business Council, the Stevens Point Area CVB, and Portage County Planning & Zoning.  PABA events, webinars and group activities provide both educational and social opportunities within the PABA membership. These events are great networking tools to help businesses develop new prospects while learning about their fellow Plover area business partners. 

PABA prides itself in giving back to the community and members through grant and scholarship programs as well as working with Operation Bootstrap with our Brat Fry and Christmas Presents from the Heart campaigns.

Membership investment levels in PABA are open to any individual, organization, or firm which has commercial interests in the Greater Plover Area.

Cellcom’s Affinity Program: Click here to view this program. To learn more about the benefits of this exciting partnership between PABA and Cellcom, please contact Chad Krueger at (715) 321-1020 or at Chad.Krueger@cellcom.com.  Cellcom offers quality and affordable wireless service with dedicated customer service with the latest smartphones, rugged handsets, broadband Internet solutions, 4G tablets and much more! 

Cellcom advises consumers to protect your information when using public Wi-Fi hotspots.  If you connect to a Wi-Fi network and send information through websites or mobile apps, do you realize it has the potential to be accessed by someone else?  For some tips on protecting your device and personal info, visit http://www.cellcom.com/security.html.

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