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
Judy Wiff
N8384 510th St.
Spring Valley, WI 54767
Phone: 715.684.2002

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:
2019 TBD

Board of Review
2019 TBD

 

 
 
CURRENT ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

TOWN OF MARTELL
TEST OF THE VOTING EQUIPMENT

Notice is hereby given that the public test of the Electronic Voting Equipment to be used at the General Election on Nov. 6, 2018, will be conducted at the Martell Town Hall located at W5581 U.S. Hwy 63, Martell at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018.

The public test is open to the general public.

Judy Wiff, Clerk

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THE TOWN OF MARTELL
POPULATION
2018 estimate 1,201
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