Trenton

CURRENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
Notice of Town of Trenton Annual Town Meeting
 
The Town of Trenton Annual Town Meeting  we be held on Tuesday, April 16th at the Trenton Town Hall at 7:00 p.m.  Click HERE for full notice. 

Notice of Town of Trenton Board
 Meeting
The next Town of Trenton Board meeting will be held Tuesday, April 9th, 2024 at the Trenton Town Hall at 7:00 p.m.  Click HERE for Town of Trenton Board meeting agenda.

Notice of Election Equipment Test -
April 2, 2024.  Click HERE for Notice. 

Notice of Open Book -
March 26, 2024.  Click HERE for Notice.

Notice of Spring
Election
Spring Election to be held April 2, 2024
Click HERE for Town of Trenton Spring Election Notice.

Notice of Town of Trenton Board Meeting

The next Town of Trenton Board meeting will be held Tuesday, February 20th, 2024 at the Trenton Town Hall at 7:00 p.m.  Click HERE for Town of Trenton Board Meeting Agenda.

TOWN OF TRENTON Planning Commission

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 commence in May, of 2023.  A monthly meeting may be required.

If interested, please respond by Monday, May 10th, 2023.

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
2022 estimate 1,914

EQUALIZATION
2022 value $270,154,100

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 discuss 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