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.

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

2017 2nd installment Property Taxes

6/1/2018 – If you pay your Town of West Point Property Taxes in two (2) installments, the 2nd installment payment should be paid directly to the Columbia County Treasurer, PO Box 198 Portage WI 53901. During the month of July, payment can also be made in person at the Associated bank in Lodi.

For delinquent . . . → Read More: 2017 2nd installment Property Taxes

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 Nov. 12 thru Nov. 16

Thursday – November 15, 2018 – 9:00am-3:00pm

Friday – November 16, 2018 – Closed

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

2019 West Point Area Historical Society Calendar

2019 Calendars are available now to purchase.

Take a step back in history every day with a 2019 Historical Society calendar. Cost is $6.00 plus $3.00 for postage if mailed. Calendars can also be purchased in person at the Town Hall.

Learn more about the history of the Town . . . → Read More: 2019 West Point Area Historical Society Calendar

Special Town Meeting

Public Hearing on the 2019 Budget and Special Town Meeting of the Electors to Set the Levy – November 8, 2018 at 7:00pm

Summary of Budget 2019

Election Results

November 6, 2018 Election Results

Congratulations to the Residents of West Point for such a magnificent turn out for the Election.

87.7% Voter Turn Out

We had 1383 preregistered voters in the poll books and the number of ballots cast was 1214. 87.7%




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


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.

Recycling Center Information Booklet

. . . → Read More: Recycling


The solar panels at West Point Town Hall are up in running. If you want to see how they are doing you can click here.