Location

Town Hall/Polling Location
W11705 Co. Rd. FF
River Falls, WI 54022

Town Officials

Chair
LeRoy Peterson
W10604 Co. Rd. FF
River Falls, WI 54022
Phone: 715.425.5837

Supervisors
John Rohl
W11269 Co. Rd. MM
Prescott, WI 54021
Phone: 715.425.7104

Joe Rohl
W11794 Co. Rd. MM
Prescott, WI 54021
Phone: 715.262.3744

Clerk/Treasurer
Jeannie Aws
W12086 757th Ave.
River Falls, WI 54022
Phone: 715.426.3475

 

Calendar

Town Board Meetings
1st Tuesday each month
7:00 p.m.

Planning Commission Meetings
3rd Monday each month
7:00 p.m.

Annual Town Meeting
3rd Tuedsay of April
7:00 p.m.

Open Book:
Nov. 8, 2019
9 - 11 a.m.

Board of Review
Nov. 20, 2019
5 - 7 p.m.

 

 
 
CURRENT ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

CLERK/TREASURER  - TOWN OF CLIFTON
Immediate position available to fill vacancy for the Clerk/Treasurer position.  Flexible schedule, work from home, salaried position, knowledge of QuickBooks beneficial, must be a resident of the Town of Clifton.  Contact Chair LeRoy Peterson at (715) 425-5837 or (715) 760-1256.

 

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TOWN OF CLIFTON
Pierce County - State of Wisconsin

Notice that the Assessment Roll is open for Examination and Open Book
Pursuant to s.70.45, Wis. Stats, the assessment roll for the Year 2019 assessment will be open for examination on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Clifton Town Hall, corner of FF and QQ. 
Instructional material will be provided at the open book to persons who wish to object to valuations under s.70.47, Wis. Stats.
Notice of Board of Review Meeting
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Review for the Town of Clifton, Pierce County, Wisconsin, held its first meeting on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, and adjourned to Wednesday, November 20, 2019, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the Clifton Town Hall, corner of FF and QQ.

Click here for full notice.

 

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Town of Clifton
Planning Commission Meeting

The Town of Clifton Planning Commission will meet Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7 p.m. at the Clifton Town Hall, corner of FF and QQ.  Agenda:  call to order, approval of minutes, public comment, granting of building permits, discussion on: CUP for building a second house on the property by Peter Hintze, W11333 862nd Ave, River Falls; restroom trailer rental for poll workers for the 2020 elections, adjournment.

Submitted by
Jeannie Aws
Clerk/Treasurer

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ATTENTION PROPERTY OWNERS IN THE TOWN OF Clifton
Owen Assessing LLC will be starting work on the 2019 revaluation process in the fall/winter of 2018 and continuing throughout the summer of 2019.  All property will be visited and entrance will be requested.
Under Wisconsin State Law, assessment statues, chapter 70.47(7)(AA) “No person shall be allowed to appear before the Board of Review, nor to contest the amount of any assessment of real or personal property, if he shall have refused a reasonable written request by certified mail of the assessor to view such property.
The Valuation process will be completed sometime after September 2019. Upon completion of the valuation process, notices of assessment will be sent sometime in September of 2019.  Please also notice that the Assessor has certain statutory authority to enter land as described in Sections 943.13 and 943.15 Wisconsin Statutes.
The Ability to enter land is subject to several qualification and limitations, as described within the foregoing statutes. These statutes can be found at the following web site. http://legis.wisconsin.gov/rsb/stats.html
Appointments can be made with Owen Assessing LLC by calling 715-643-2081

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THE TOWN OF CLIFTON
POPULATION
2019 estimate 2,117
EQUALIZATION
2019 value $338,529,300
SCHOOL DISTRICT
Prescott and River Falls

The Town of Clifton is located in western Wisconsin and is bordered on its western edge by the St. Croix River. The Town is part of Pierce County and has an area of approximately 35 square miles. The County is mainly rural and is known for its natural beauty, dairy and crop farms. There are 17 towns, 6 villages and 2 cities in Pierce County. The Town of Clifton is the western-most town in the County, bordering the town of Troy to the north, the Town of River Falls to the east, and the town of Oak Grove and the City of Prescott to the south. State Highway 29/35 provides the principal link through the town of Clifton connecting the cities of Prescott and River Falls. U.S. Highway 10 near the southern border of the Town is the principal east-west route providing a direct route east from the City of Prescott to the Pierce County Seat in Ellsworth. County Highway F is the major north-south transportation route through the Town.

 
TOWN MEETINGS

Meeting notices and events held in the township are published in the River Falls and Prescott Journals.

Residents are encouraged to attend all Clifton Townships meetings. Regular monthly meetings of the Town Board are normally held at the Town Hall on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. If there's something you wish to discuss at the meeting, please contact the Town Clerk so it can be properly placed on the agenda.

The annual town meeting will be held the third Tuesday in April. At this meeting the resident of the town:

Review the financial report
Set the date for the next annual meeting
Decide on dust control methods
Designate the official depository
Express concerns within the township

The annual budget hearing/special town meeting is held in November. At this meeting the resident of the township:
Approve the proposed budget for the next year
Adopt the town tax levy
Authorize highway expenditures
Authorize the hiring of town board members as employees
In an election year, may set the town board members salary for the next term