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Register to Vote and Absentee Voting

Wisconsin residents who need to register to vote can now use MyVote.WI.gov to register online. Voters must be registered before they can request an absentee ballot.

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BUILDING IN THE TOWN OF OTTER CREEK?

Zoning permits – contact Janet Riedel – Zoning Specialist – Dunn County Zoning – 715-231-6521, jriedel@co.dunn.wi.us

Building permit – contact: Fred Weber – Building Inspector – 715-556-0066, inspector@weberinspections.com

Town Land Use Permit – contact Bev Bernier – Town of Otter Creek Clerk Treasurer – 715-658-0131 after you have obtained zoning permits and building permits. The Town issues a Land Use Permit ($50) after obtaining other permits and providing clerk treasurer with copies of documents.

NOTE: A mobile home/trailer MAY NOT be moved into the Town of Otter Creek until the building inspector – Fred Weber – has inspected and approved of the mobile home/trailer.

Need a Driveway Permit – contact Mark Warner – Town of Otter Creek Chairman – 715-658-1602

Need to burn – contact the Dunn County Sheriff’s Department – 715-232-1348 (non-emergency dispatch). Business office – 715-232-1564

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SPECIAL TOWN MEETING OF ELECTORS NOTICE

Town of Otter Creek, Dunn County

Notice is hereby given that a special town meeting of the Town of Otter Creek, Dunn County, Wisconsin will be held at the town hall located at E5905 County Road S, Wheeler, Wisconsin, on the 9th day of November, 2021 at 7 p.m., followed by the Public Hearing on the proposed 2022 town budget, for the following purposes:

  1. To consider the adoption of a resolution by the town meeting endorsing a town board resolution which proposes that the town levy exceed the state allowable levy limit under s. 66.0602, Wis. Stat., specifically a proposed tax levy which would exceed the allowable town tax levy for 2021 by 14.7 percent, for a dollar increase of $16,970.
  2. To approve the 2021 total town tax levy to be collected in 2022 pursuant to s. 60.10(1)(a), Wis. Stat. 

Dated 10/21/2021         

By: Beverly Bernier, Town Clerk Treasurer of the Town of Otter Creek

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TOWN OF OTTER CREEK Budget Hearing/Special Town Meeting/Regular Board Meeting

BUDGET HEARING

A budget hearing for the 2022 proposed budget will be held on Tuesday, November 9, 2021, immediately following the Special Town Meeting of Electors starting at 7 p.m., at the Otter Creek Town Hall, E5905 County Road S., Wheeler WI. The 2022 proposed budget is available for inspection at the clerk’s home.

SPECIAL TOWN MEETING

Immediately after the budget hearing, a special town meeting will be held and called to order for the purpose of: (1) to adopt the 2021 tax levy to be paid in 2022, pursuant to Section 60.10(1)(A) of the Wisconsin State Statutes.

REGULAR BOARD MEETING

The regular board meeting will immediately follow with the agenda as follows: minutes approval of the previous meeting; adopt the 2022 budget; road work/equipment; auditing of bills for payment. See Town of Otter Creek website for detailed agenda, items added to the agenda after publication of this notice will be posted at the town hall and on the town website, townofottercreek.com.

Beverly Bernier, Town Clerk Treasurer

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NOTICE TO TAXPAYERS -TOWN OF OTTER CREEK

The Dunn County Treasurer, 3001 US Hwy 12 East, Suite 102A, Menomonie WI 54751 will collect personal property and real estate taxes for the 2020 tax year. DUE TO COVID-19, PAYMENTS BY MAIL ARE ENCOURAGEDOther options are available if needed. Call 715-232-3789 for details. Please make checks payable to Dunn County Treasurer. First installment of real estate tax is due January 31, 2021. Second installment of real estate tax is due July 31, 2021. All personal property taxes are due in full by January 31, 2021.    – Beverly Bernier, Clerk Treasurer, Town of Otter Creek