Location

Town Hall/Polling Location
W5581 Hwy. 63
Spring Valley, WI 54767

Town Garage
W5594 800th Ave.
Spring Valley, WI 54767
Phone: 715.684.3066

Town Officials

Chair
Brad Taplin
N6694 530th St.
Beldenville, WI 54003
Phone: 715.273.5157

Supervisors
John Worsing
N7538 690th St.
Beldenville, WI 54003
Phone: 651.249.8648

Dale Olson
N8589 690th St.
River Falls, WI 54022
Phone: 715.425.8555

Clerk
Janice Swanson
N6665 610th St.
Beldenville, WI 54003
Phone: 715.273.3128

Treasurer
Heather Sitz
W6976 870th Ave.
River Falls, WI 54022
Phone: 715.425.6019

 

Calendar

Monthly Board Meetings
2nd Tuesday each month
7:00 p.m.

Annual Town Meeting
3rd Tuesday in April
7:00 p.m.

Open Book:
July 12, 2017
3-5pm

Board of Review
July 12, 2017
5-7pm

 

 
 
CURRENT ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Board of Review
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Review for the Town of Martell, Pierce County, Wisconsin, shall hold its first meeting on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 and adjourn to Wednesday, June 13, 2018, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, at Martell Town Hall located at W5581 Hwy 63, Spring Valley. Click HERE for full notice.

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The next regular monthly meeting for the Town of Martell will be held on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018, at the 7:00pm at the Martell Town Hall. The agenda open The Board of Review and adjourn to a later date on June 13, 2018.  Open the regular meeting, approve minutes from the previous meeting, approve treasurer’s report, old business: discuss road work, discuss road tour, update on  WTA meeting, new business, approve ordinance 2018-2 for the Board of Review alternate board members, discuss dust control, discuss lawn mowing and approve contract, discuss Rush River charges, discuss Valley Springs cycle event,  discuss postings, discuss purchasing a shredder and new door knob for town hall,  approve driveway permits, employees report, pay bills, read correspondence, set date for next meeting,  open for discussion, and adjourn the meeting.

Submitted by Janice Swanson, Clerk

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TOWN OF Martell Township
 NOTICE OF MEETING TO ADJOURN
BOARD OF REVIEW
TO A LATER DATE

Town of Martell, Pierce County, Board of Review will meet on the 8th day of May 2018, at 7:00 p.m. at the Martell Town Hall located at W5581 US Highway 63, in Martell for the purpose of calling the Board of Review into session during the thirty-day period beginning on the 2nd Monday of May, pursuant to Sec. 70.47 (1) of Wis. Statutes.
Due to the fact the assessment roll is not completed at this time, it is anticipated that the Board of Review will be adjourned until the 13th day of June 2018, at 6:00pm.

Pursuant to Sec. 70.45 of Wis. Statutes the assessment roll for the Year 2018 assessment will be open for examination starting on the Wednesday, 6th day of June, 2018 at Martell Town Hall from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Instructional material about the assessment and board of review procedures will be available at the time for information on how to file an objection and the board of review procedures under Wisconsin law.
Notice is hereby given this 25th day of April 2018 by:
Janice Swanson, Town Clerk

 

 

 


  

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THE TOWN OF MARTELL
POPULATION
2017 estimate 1,190
EQUALIZATION
2017 value $103,840,100
SCHOOL DISTRICT
Ellsworth, River Falls and
Spring Valley

Martell Township is located in the northern part of Pierce County, Wisconsin. It is bordered by the Town of Gilman, Town of River Falls, Town of Ellsworth and St. Croix County. Martell Township is a rural Township comprised of a mix of farmland, woodland and creeks. Its primary industry is agriculture, which includes dairy, beef, and crop farms and an apple orchard.

It is a picturesque area of Northwest Wisconsin, with lots of recreational opportunities available nearby, from hiking and camping to hunting and fishing.

 
TOWN MEETINGS

Meeting notices and events held in the township are published in the River Falls Journal, the Pierce County Herald and at the town hall.

Residents are encouraged to attend all Martell Townships meetings. Regular monthly meetings of the Town Board are normally held at the Town Hall on the 2nd 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