ELECTION INFORMATION

 

In accordance with Wis. Stats. § 7.51, 7.52 and 7.53(m), and pursuant to the order of the United States District Court Judge William M. Conley dated April 2, 2020, the Town of Barton Municipal Board of Canvassers will convene on the 13th of April at 4:00 pm at the Town of Barton Town Hall to canvass the April 7, 2020 Presidential Preference and Spring Election absentee ballots and conduct the Municipal canvass if required. 

 

If you are disabled and need assistance, please call 262-334-2765 before this meeting to make arrangements for reasonable accommodations. 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Town of Barton
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

ON THE MATTER OF OPENING ROADS TO ATV/UTVS

     NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held before the Town Board Monthly Meeting on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 7:00 pm at the Barton Town Hall, located at 3482 Town Hall Rd to consider opening roads in the Town of Barton to ATV/UTVs. A Road Route Proposal is available via email or at Town Hall.

     All interested parties should attend this Public Hearing.

                                                                              Sherry Eckert, Town Clerk
                                                                              Dated February 4, 2020

Individual members of the Town Board or other governmental bodies may attend the above-mentioned meeting. It is possible that such attendance may constitute a meeting of those bodies. This information is given solely to comply with the requirements of the Open Meeting Law.

Publish 2/12/2020

SNOW REMOVAL AND CARS IN RIGHT OF WAY

Any vehicle parked, stopped or standing upon a highway in violation of any of the provisions of this article is declared to be a hazard to traffic and public safety. Such vehicle shall be removed by the operator in charge to a position where parking is permitted or to a private or public parking or storage premises or property. Any officer, after issuing a citation for either illegal parking, stopping or standing of any unattended vehicle in violation of this article, is authorized to remove such vehicle to a position where parking is permitted or to cause the towing of such vehicle. In addition to other penalties provided by this article, the owner or operator of a vehicle so removed shall pay the reasonable costs of removing, towing and storage. If the vehicle is moved or towed by a private motor carrier, the motor vehicle tower is entitled to recover the actual charges regularly paid for such service. If the vehicle is stored in a public storage garage or rental facility, customary charges for such storage shall be paid. Upon payment, a receipt shall be issued to the owner of the vehicle for the towing or storage charges.

TAX COLLECTION DATES

TAX COLLECTION DATES

December 10 & 17  2:30 – 4:30 pm

December 12 & 19 5:30 – 7:30 pm

January 7, 14, 21 & 28  2:30 – 4:30 pm

January 9, 16, 23 & 30  5:30 – 7:30 pm

 

TRANSFER STATION HOURS

Winter hours are in effect. 12 Noon to 4:00 pm on Saturdays November through April.

Loose garbage is not permitted at the Transfer Station, all garbage must be bagged. Only household garbage is accepted. Appliances, furniture, rolls of carpet, electronics and any hazardous waste items are NOT accepted. Please do no use plastic bags for paper/cardboard as they cause problems with equipment. The Town encourages recycling. Place glass, steel cans, plastic #1 and #2 and aluminum cans in the containers provided by the town for these items. Please crush or flatten plastics to save on space – often bins become too full of recyclables. We encourage everyone to separate their aluminum cans from the other recyclables and place them in the receptacle for the Good Luck 4-H Club. The Club uses this as a fundraiser. 

Electronics – The State DNR has a website that answers many questions, and lists businesses that are collection centers for electronics. Electronics are not accepted at the Transfer Station.