Trenton

CURRENT ANNOUNCEMENTS

Board of Review to Later Date

Town of Trenton, Pierce County, Board of Review will meet on the 8th Day of June. 2021 at 6:55 p.m. at the Trenton Town Hall W7926 250th Ave Hager City Wisconsin for the purpose of calling the Board of Review into session during the forty-five day period beginning on the 4th Monday of April pursuant to Sec. 70.47 (1) of Wis. Statutes.

Due to the fact that the assessment roll is not completed at this time, it is planned that the Board of Review will be adjourned until the 30th day of June, 2021 from the hours of 4:00 to 6:00p.m.

Pursuant to Sec. 70.45 of Wis. Statutes the assessment roll for the current assessment will be open for examination (a.k.a Open Book) on the 21st day of June, 2021 at the Trenton Town Hall from 12:00 to 2:00p.m.  Instructional material about the assessment and board of review procedures will be available at that time on how to file an objection and the Board of Review procedures under Wisconsin law.

Notice is hereby given this 14th Day of April, 2021 by Steve Thoms, Clerk


BOARD OF REVIEW NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Review for the Town of Trenton, Pierce County, Wisconsin, shall hold its first meeting on June 30th, 2021, from 4:00 P.M., at the Trenton Town Hall W7926 250th Ave. Hager City, WI  54014.  Click here for full notice


TOWN PLAN COMMISSION CITIZEN MEMBERS
The Trenton Town board is looking for citizen members interested in serving on the Town Plan Commission. Citizen members are appointed for three year staggered terms. The Town Plan Commission serves a vital role in first level oversight over the administration of the Town's Subdivision Ordinance and Land Use Issues. The term will begin May 1st, 2021, a monthly meeting is required.

For more information or if interested, please contact:

Steve Thoms- Town Clerk, 792-5218 W8074 147th Ave., Hager City, WI 54014    E-mail: Trentonclerk@Bevcomm.net


THE TOWN OF TRENTON

POPULATION
2020 estimate 1,875

EQUALIZATION
2020 value $226,097,800

SCHOOL DISTRICT
Ellsworth Community Schools

The Town of Trenton is located in the southern edge of Pierce County, Wisconsin along the Mississippi River. The Town is bordered by the Towns of Trimbelle, Diamond Bluff, Hartland, and Isabelle. The Town of Trenton is a rural township with a mix of farmland, woodland, and creeks. Its primary industry is manufacturing along with agriculture, which includes dairy, beef, and crop farms. The Town of Trenton has a large industrial area located along the Burlington Northern & Santa Fe rail line on the southern end of the township. Businesses include marinas, boating, taverns, and convenience stores.

TOWN MEETINGS
Detailed notices of meetings held in the Town of Trenton are published in the Pierce County Journal. Agendas are posted at the town hall, the Hager City Post Office, and 63-Express.

Residents are encouraged to attend the town of Trenton meetings. Regular monthly meetings for 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 14 days prior to the meeting so it can be properly placed on the agenda.

The Town Plan Commission meets at the town hall on the 1st Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. If there's something you wish to disucss at the meeting, please contact the Chairperson of the planning commission 14 days prior to the meeting so it can be properly placed on the agenda.

The Plan Commission has been working on a Comprehensive plan update.   Please look forward to a survey coming from your Plan Commission.

Effective in 2013, the annual meeting will be held the third Tuesday in April. At this meeting the resident of the town:

  • Review the prior year financial report
  • Hear the prior year and current year road work report
  • Set the date for the next annual meeting
  • Express concerns within the township

The annual budget hearing/special town meeting is held in November. At this meeting the resident of the town:

  • Approve the proposed budget for the next year
  • Adopt the town tax levy
  • Authorize highway expenditures
  • May set the town board members salary for the next term