Welcome to Townsend, WI

The Town of Townsend was built along a military rd 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.

Regular Board meeting

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 @ 6pm

Red Cross Blood Mobile

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 11am - 4pm

Need a new fire number sign?  Contact the clerk at townsend54175@gmail.com or call 715-276-6856.  A double sided sign is $15.00 and the pole to mount is $5.00.


The Townsend landfill  WILL NOT accept construction materials .  These loads need to be brought to Mar-Oco in Crivitz or contract a dumpster service

The Town of Townsend road projects will begin the week of June 14 with pulverizing these roads:

E. Chain Lake Rd

Forest Hill from North Bay to Valley View

E. Burnt Dam from Roosevelt to Pete's place

Dencur Court and Lane

W. Burnt Dam Rd from Dencur to Forest Hill

Blacktopping and chip sealing will follow...probably after the 4th of July.

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