Winter Regulations

Seems to early for this!  However, we wanted to remind you of winter regulations.

Winter Parking

  • No vehicle is allowed on streets during a snowfall and 24 hrs. after a snowfall
  • In the event of a snow emergency NO PARKING for 48 hrs. on streets
  • Violators will be ticketed
  • Vehicles that present an obstruction and are not removed will be towed.

Snow Plowing

  • It is illegal to plow snow across a Town/County road.  All snow must be stacked back up into the driveway/parking lot from which it came
  • Violators/home owners will be ticketed and held responsible for any damages caused

Public Budget Hearing and Special Town Meeting of Electors

Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. at the Town of Washington Municipal Complex, 5750 Old Town Hall Road, a Public Hearing on the Proposed 2018 Budget of the Town of Washington will be held. The proposed budget is posted at the Town Hall and or click on the Government tab, then Town Budget. The budget in detail is available for inspection by appointment 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday at the clerk’s office.

Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, November 16, 2017, immediately following the completion of the Public Hearing of the Proposed Budget, which begins at 5:00 p.m. at the Town of Washington Municipal Building, a Special Town Meeting of the Electors called pursuant to Section 60.12(1)(c) of WI Statutes by the Town Board for the following purposed will be held: to adopt the 2017 Town Tax Levy to be paid in 2018 pursuant to Section 60.10(1)(a) of WI Statutes.


Comprehensive Plan Update Open House

 

Wednesday, October 25 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Town of Washington Municipal Building.  The Town Plan Commission has been meeting since March of 2016 on updating the Town’s Comprehensive Plan as required by State Statute.  This Open House is an opportunity for the public to be informed, to comment and ask questions relative to the draft update.  To view a copy of the draft of the Comprehensive Plan Update go to:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0XOW585HvZ6ZXJlMmpjNEVhbjg/view 

 


Decorations & Flowers in Rest Haven Cemetery

Please remove all decorations and flowers by October 15.  Decorations and flowers left will be removed and disposed of by the cemetery sexton after this date.  Wreaths affixed to the pot stand or mounted over the stone on a wire tripod are allowed from November 1 to April 1.


Fall Season

The leaves have begun turning and temperatures will begin dropping!  Ditch mowing on town roads continues through the fall as we prepare for the upcoming winter season.


Paving of Mueller Road

Mueller Road will be paved on Friday, August 18, beginning at 7:00 AM.  The road will be CLOSED to ALL traffic from the time they begin paving to 3 hours after the roadway is complete.

Observe road signs as to when the road is reopened.

DATE MAY CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER OR EQUIPMENT ISSUES

 


Revaluation of Property Assessments

A revaluation of property assessments in the Town of Washington shall occur for the 2018 assessment year.  The approximate dates of the revaluation notices being sent to property owners is expected to be in September of 2018.  Please also notice that the Assessor has certain statutory authority to enter land as described in Sections 943.13 and 943.15, Wisconsin Statutes.

The ability to enter land is subject to several qualifications and limitations, as described within the foregoing statutes.  Copies of the applicable statutes can be obtained at public depositories throughout the State of Wisconsin, and from the State of Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau website (www.legis.state.wi.us/rsb/stats.html) or a copy may be obtained from the municipal clerk upon payment of applicable copying charges.

Janelle Henning, Town Clerk


Road Crew Foreman Job Opening

Application and a photocopy of your valid CDL must be submitted by August 17, 2017 to:  Town of Washington, 5750 Old Town Hall Road, Eau Claire WI  54701 or to [email protected]  Click on the documents below to open.  The job descriptions for the Foreman and Road Crew are both relevant to the foreman position.

Road Foreman Posting

Application for Employment

Road Foreman Job Description

Road Crew Job Description