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

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Gov. Evers Issues Executive Order Declaring Public Health Emergency and Requiring Face Coverings Statewide



Pierce County has declared a local emergency following the heavy rainfall that caused widespread flooding June 28-July 1.  We are now seeking information to determine the extent of damages to homes and businesses in the county. 

The information gathered will be used to support grant and/or loan requests for the county to assist in recovery and reducing future flood risks.  Assistance to individuals and families meeting income criteria may also be available.

Low to moderate income households with damage affecting the livability of their homes are urged to please contact 2-1-1 or call Pierce County Emergency Management at 715-273-6751 with any additional questions.


County Buildings remain closed to the public until further notice.

The Circuit Court remains accessible while all other departments are available by appointment only.

Please call ahead.


2020 Partisan Primary
Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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

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.