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414 W. Main Street Ellsworth, Wisconsin Phone: 715-273-3531

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Pierce County, Wisconsin A Great Place to Live, Work and Play



In response to the Governor’s most recent order of “Safer At Home”, Pierce County Offices will be closed to the public with the exception of those necessary services effective Wednesday, March 25th at 8AM. <<Full Notice>>


Proclamation Declaring the Existence of a County Emergency Due to COVID-19
Click HERE for full proclamation.


Information about COVID-19

Pierce County Public Health is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation.

FAQ's on Safer at Home Order from Governor Evers

STAY at HOME Order

03/22/2020 Press Release

COVID-19 FAQ's 3.19.20

Why are we social distancing?

Managing Stress During COVID-19

For all previous press releases please visit the Public Health's Publications and Data page.


The Nugget Lake County Park is closed until further notice due to the COVID19 Outbreak


2020 Spring Clean Sweep Event has been CANCELLED


Tuesday, April 07, 2020

Click here for election information.


Pierce County Rapid Emergency Notification System
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Click here to view information regarding flag-lowering orders issued by the President of the United States and the Governor of Wisconsin.




Welcome to Pierce County’s website!
Pierce County is a special place.  It is home to more than 41,000 residents, good schools including the University of Wisconsin – River Falls, and some of the most productive farms in the state.  Pierce County is also home to beautiful natural spaces as well, with fish-filled lakes, rivers and streams and parks abundant with opportunities for rest and relaxation.
Pierce County is transforming itself with new capabilities for effective services to its citizens and greater-good decision making throughout the organization. We stay current with advances in technology and government to assure the best possible service to the public. We work in a culture of collaboration, learning from others' successes, and together, we anticipate and adapt to the rapidly changing circumstances and demographics, both globally and locally. With others throughout our county and region, we form a safe and thriving community.
We hope you find our website efficient and user-friendly.