Martell

CURRENT ANNOUNCEMENTS

Town of Martell Town Plan Commission Meeting, June 24th, 2024 at 6:00 PM
At Martell Town Hall
W5581 800th Avenue
Spring Valley, WI 54767
Click HERE for the agenda.

Martell Town Board Monthly Meeting 
The regularly scheduled Martell Town Board monthly meetings are the second Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm.
At Martell Town Hall
W5581 800th Avenue
Spring Valley, WI 54767
Click HERE for the agenda.

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THE TOWN OF MARTELL

POPULATION
2023 estimate 1,164

EQUALIZATION
2023 value $178,121,500

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