Town of Barnes
Town of Barnes, WI

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RELATED LINKS

South Shore Rd Bridge Replacement

Town Transfer Site Hours & Information

DNR Fire Management
Get informed about Wildland Fire. Proper burning; get a permit; current fire danger; Firewise tips; and more.

Preparing for High Water Trends
Presentation by Friends of the Eau Claire Lakes Area on Dec. 15, 2020.

SPOTLIGHT

The Town of Barnes is looking for interested parties to serve on a committee beginning July 1, 2022 and concluding within 12 months to work with Bayfield County and other Towns, Cities and Villages to update our Comprehensive Plan.  This would include updating critical population and housing statistics and projections (20 year), land use projections in 5 year increments and the updating of maps and tables.  The Northwest Regional Planning Commission would meet with the plan commission up to three times over the planning window.

If you would be interested in serving, please contact the Town Clerk at [email protected] no later than June 15th.

BE AWARE!  A wolf pack has been seen in Tomahawk Lake Park so use caution when walking the trails.

AN OPEN HOUSE will be held MAY 28TH beginning at 10am at the Emergency Services Building at 5005 County Hwy N.  See pictures here

SUMMER HOURS OF OPERATION AT THE TRANSFER SITE BEGAN APRIL 1ST. OPEN WEDNESDAYS, SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS, 8am-2pm. The Brush Pit is open the same days/hours.

Municipal Campground Proposal - Learn more about the proposal here.

Barnes EMS is seeking applications for a Full Time EMT position.  See "Town Operations", "Employment Opportunities" for more information and application forms.  

Visit www.myvote.wi.gov for all your 2022 voting needs. Request absentee ballots, register to vote, update name and address and much more. Forms also available at the Town Office.

NEW FEES AT THE TRANSFER SITE EFF. 1/1/2022: Garbage bag fee increase-$3.00/13gal bag, $4.00/33gal bag and $5.00 for all larger bags and unlined cans.

COVID-19 Information & Updates

Bayfield County COVID Info.

See WI Dept. Of Health Services website for updates

See Governor's website for updates
Bayfield County Alert Center

 Interested in serving on Town Committees?  Click on the Committees tab to Volunteer.

Silver Beach Elk returns to Barnes
Don't remember about this 500 year old elk? Learn more here.
Read about the recent return and Senator Bewley's visit here.
Visit the BAHA website here.

Tracy Pooler is the Bayfield County Ass't Zoning Administrator -contact him at 715-373-6138 for Planning and Zoning questions. 

 

 

WHATS HAPPENING

TOWN NOTICES

Vatten Paddlar Canoe, Kayak & SUP Race
July 9, 2022
Vatten Paddler Canoe Race
 
The notices, agendas, minutes and postings on the Town website are for informational purposes only. They may not be the most current version and therefore are NOT considered the official or legal copy.
CONTACT THE TOWN
715-795-2782
Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri. 8:00 AM - Noon
[email protected]
3360 County Highway N, Barnes, WI 54873

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