News & Notices


A key was found at the Town Hall on election day. For more information contact the Town Clerk here

NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION: click here.

NOTICE: Special Town Electors Meeting click here.

NOTICE: Budget Hearing click here.

Oak Wilt, a 100% fatal disease of oak trees, has been confirmed at five locations in the Town of Washington. To read more about it click here.

Do you need to dispose of old computer equipment or appliances? Recycling vouchers are still available. Voucher is limited to a maximum of $15. Contact the Town Clerk here to get your voucher.

The Brush Collection site is now closed. It will reopen in spring. Notice of spring opening will be given on this website.

HELP WANTED: Are you interested in working the polls?

Are you at least 18 years of age and a Vilas County resident?

The Town of Washington is looking for individuals who are interested in training to become a poll worker. Election inspectors' job duties include setting up the polling place, registering electors, recording electors, issuing ballots, monitoring voting equipment, counting votes, and properly completing election day forms. This is a paid position.

If interested please contact the Town of Washington Clerk, Michele Sanborn, for more information. Michele can be reached by email, by phone at 715-479-1669, or by mail at 2160 Pinewood Dr, Eagle River WI 54521

CODE OF ORDINANCES: The Town of Washington has adopted a Code of Ordinances. To view ordinances click here.

HELP WANTED: The Town of Washington is reinstituting the Adopt A Road program. If interested in volunteering for this program, contact Carole here or call 715-479-6873. We'd greatly appreciate the help.

Please note the start time for the Town of Washington Board of Supervisors meetings is 5:15PM. Residents of the Town and interested citizens are welcome to meet with board members at 5:00PM to discuss issues and opportunities concerning the town. A quorum of the board may be present, but no action will be taken.

To read the Town of Washington Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) click here.

The 2017 Town of Washington newsletter is available here.