Burning Permits

Annual burning permits are available from the following:

Please burn AFTER 6:00pm. When burning a large brush pile, notify the Columbia County Sheriff's office by calling

Burning Restrictions - DNR
Note: Daily burn restrictions are not updated until after 11 a.m.

Placement of Emergency Response Numbers

Columbia County ordinance Title 28 states all Emergency Response Number Signs are to be placed approximately five (5) feet to the right (facing the home) of the driveway right-of-way at the edge of the road right-of-way.

The Town of West Point places each Emergency Response Number Signs for each town resident in the correct location.

It is very important NOT to move the Emergency Response Number Sign as emergency (fire and ambulance) look for the signs to be in the correct location.

Town of West Point Disaster Declaration

Please start documenting and photographing any damages, cleanup costs and debris removal, due to flooding. The information will help us assist town residents in securing some federal money in the event the county is successful in getting FEMA money.

March 2019 Town of West Point Disaster Declaration

Reporting Flood Damage

The Town of West Point . . . → Read More: Town of West Point Disaster Declaration

Town Clerk’s Hours

**If you need a building permit call the building inspector – Mike Wipperfurth – 608-643-6757

**Please call before, in case times change. 608-592-7059

Town Clerk’s Tentative Hours for the week of April 15 thru April 19

Thursday – April 18, 2019 – 9:00am-3:00pm

Friday – April 19, 2019 – not in

Town Clerk’s Tentative Hours . . . → Read More: Town Clerk’s Hours

West Point Area Historical Commission/Society

From Military Facility to Green Space: The Amazing Transformation of the Badger Army Ammunition Plant – Tuesday – April 23, 2019 at 7:00pm

Public Notice

Notice to Public of No Action Meeting – Historical Society Presentation – April 23, 2019 at 7:00pm (West Point Town Hall)

Notice of DOR Bureau of Equalization Staff Appraisers Viewing Real Estate Parcels


Annual Town Meeting


“draft” Minutes from Annual Spring Meeting – April 16, 2019

2018 Financial Statement

2018 Real Estate and Personal Property taxes

2/19/2019 – All remaining 2018 Real Estate Property Tax payments need to be made directly to the Columbia County Treasurer. Phone (608) 742-9613

2/2/2019 – US Postal Service Delays

Under Wisconsin State Law 74.69(2), if payments are not timely due solely to a US Postal Service delay or administrative error, the payments must be . . . → Read More: 2018 Real Estate and Personal Property taxes


The Town of West Point Recycling Center (Transfer Site) located at N1455 Chrisler Rd, Lodi WI 53555 is open to all West Point residents and taxpayers.

Hours of Operation: Saturday 9am – 4pm

NOTE: All garbage needs to be bagged in CLEAR plastic garbage bags.


. . . → Read More: Recycling

2019 Dog licenses – Available Dec 1, 2018

Wisconsin State Statues 174.05 and 174.07(1)(b) require ALL DOGS over the age of 5 months to be licensed annually by the Municipal Treasurer. Licensing your dog requires proof of rabies vaccination from your veterinarian.

Fees: $5 spayed or neutered dogs | $10 unspayed or unneutered dogs

Dog licenses may be purchased by mail or in . . . → Read More: 2019 Dog licenses – Available Dec 1, 2018

Emergency Fire Numbers

Columbia County Sheriff Richards is asking for assistance in making sure that Emergency Fire Number signs posted at your home or business are visible in case of an emergency. Please see the following requirements:

v Fire, Ambulance and Sheriff personnel need to be able to see the Fire Number to find your home in . . . → Read More: Emergency Fire Numbers