Martell

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 2022 Partisan Primary, August 9, 2022, will be conducted at the Martell Town Hall located at W5581 800th Avenue, Spring Valley, WI 54767 at 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 3, 2022.

The public test is open to the general public.
Kelly Neidermyer, Clerk


ASSESSMENT ROLL IS OPEN FOR EXAMINATION AND OPEN BOOK
STATE OF WISCONSIN
Town of Martell, Pierce County.

Pursuant to Wis. Stat. § 70.45, the assessment roll for the Year 2022 assessment will be open for examination by appointment.  Please call the town clerk at 715-977-1202 to schedule a time. 

Additionally, the assessor shall be available on the 8th day of June, 2022 at the Martell Town Hall from noon to 2 p.m.

Instructional material will be provided at the open book to persons who wish to object to valuations under Wis. Stat. § 70.47.

Notice is hereby given this 25th day of May 2022 by:
Kelly Neidermyer, Town Clerk


Town of Martell, Pierce County, State of Wisconsin
Board of Review and Open Book

Pursuant to Sec. 70.45. Wis. Statutes the assessment roll for the current assessment will be open for examination on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 from noon to 2p.m. at the Martell Town Hall. Click HERE for full notice.


Don’t forget to register your interest in broad band by going to the Pierce Pepin Coop website and looking for the link or going directly to the connect.swiftcurrent.coop website.


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THE TOWN OF MARTELL

POPULATION
2021 estimate 1,234

EQUALIZATION
2021 value $125,337,000

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 Journal, this website and in the display case 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