Rusk County, Wisconsin

Town Hall

N1510 State Highway 27

Conrath, WI 54731-9773

email: clerk@willardwi.gov

 

Road Bans

Road bans take effect on Friday, February 2, 2024, beginning at 12:01 P.M. and will remain until notice of the restrictions are being lifted by Rusk County.

 

 

 

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News

Every two years our township is required to appoint chief election inspectors and election inspectors to run all elections with integrity and transparency. All those appointed are required to have between 2 and 6 hours of training. These town residents were sworn in at the December board meeting. Thank you all for stepping up and making the commitment to see that our elections are done with transparency, honesty and integrity. Looking forward to seeing you at the polls.

Appointments Dec, 11, 2023
Chief Election Inspectors: Hector Lareau, Candy Patrick, Jan Sandel, and Judy Simpson.
Election Inspectors: Greg Hanson, Pauline Moulton, Chris Olsen, Linda Nitek, John Revak, and Wendy Yeadon-Stark.

Services

The Recycling Center is located on Broken Arrow Road East of Highway 27. Check the Rusk County website for items we take.

Center is open the first and third Saturdays from 8:00 am until 12:00 noon. Center is no longer open the fifth Saturday of the month.

Please be advised that the Willard Waste site for brush is open the first and third Saturdays from 8 to noon. We had to lock it up as there were many nonresidents using it for their yard waste and garbage. Sorry for the inconvenience to our residents. If you have questions or concerns, please call one of the board members.

The Recycling Center is no longer issuing prepaid cards.  Cards purchased before December 18, 2021 will be honored until the remaining balance is depleted.

Effective April 1, 2022

There will no longer be a flat rate for pickup loads.
Prices will be $2 each for kitchen (white) bags.
$4 each for lawn and leaf and contractor bags.
Prices double if you are not a Town of Willard resident.
Additional fees may apply for televisions, white goods (appliances, water heaters, etc.) Those fees may be estimated onsite or billed by mail.
 
♦ Residents may rent the Willard Town Hall for specific events for a small fee. If interested, please contact the Town Clerk.
 
♦ Anyone who intends to build or remodel: Building permits are required and are approved at the monthly Town Board meetings which are normally held the second Monday of each month at 6:00 pm. Check our calendar or Town Hall board for possible meeting date or time changes. Information may be obtained from the Town Clerk.
 
♦ Included in your tax bill is the letter from the Town about paying your taxes and other important information that pertains to our town. Please take time to read the letter and save for future reference.
 

DOG OWNERS

All dogs 5 months or older on January 1, 2023 must be licensed.

  • $7.50 for each if neutered or spayed
  • $13.50 for each that is not neutered or spayed
  • Kennel license fee of $60.00 for up to 12 dogs and $3.00 for additional dogs.
  • There is a penalty if fees are not paid by April 1st each year.

Payment may be included with your property taxes through January 31st.  After January 31st, payment should be made to the Rusk County Clerk.