Welcome to the Town of Washington

Welcome to the Town's Website. Nestled in the southeastern corner of Vilas County in northern Wisconsin, the Town of Washington was established in 1914. It has about 1,457 residents and is located just outside the City of Eagle River. Part of the Town is located on the world famous Eagle River Chain of Lakes. The Town Hall is at 2301 Town Hall Road, in the home of the historic old Mayo School.


Governed by two elected Supervisors and one elected Chairperson, the Board understands the need for information availability and recognizes the value of a website to enable year around residents, seasonal residents, and visitors to obtain information at their convenience.



Notice of Quorum

This posting is to notify the public that some or all of the Town of Washington Board may be present at the Washington Town Hall on Thursday, August 20, 2015. This is an informational meeting to discuss tax bill mailings. No Town business will be acted upon. This meeting is scheduled to begin at 6:30 PM.



The September meeting of the Board of Supervisors will be held on September 1st.



To view or print the 2015 Town of Washington budget click here.


Enjoy navigating throughout the website. Any feedback can be directed to the Town Clerk, Michele Sanborn, by clicking here.




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