The Town of Townsend was built along a Military road in 1864. It was originally named Johnson Siding and later, along with Lakewood, became known as the Town of Wheeler. The Town was named Townsend in honor of the man who drove the first railroad spike here.
Need a new fire number sign?
e-mail or call the town hall to order.
$15.00 for a two sided sign and add $5.00 for a new post. Usually available within 2 weeks
Any road issues, please contact the Hwy Maintenance crew at 715-276-1801