News & Notes

 Restrooms at the Town Hall Park are also closed to the public and we are not accepting shelter reservations at this time.

The Town Office is closed to the public except on Tuesdays from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. when the Building Inspector will have office hours. Please conduct business with the Town via mail (5365 Reiner Rd, Madison WI 53718), email ( or phone (608) 825-8420. The Town Hall will be open to the public for Board Meetings.

Election News

August 11 Partisan Primary Absentee Voting Information

Seeking Town Administrator

The Town is currently seeking qualified individuals to fill the position of Town Administrator.

Click here for the position advertisement and details on how to apply.

Administrator Job Description

Schonheit Garden, Spring Clean-Up and Brush Collection Information

Schonheit Gardens permits may be obtained by sending the $5 fee and a self-addressed stamped envelope to the Town of Burke, 5365 Reiner Rd, Madison WI 53718 or by putting the fee and SASE in our drop box at the Town Hall.  The compost site at Schonheit Gardens is for leaves and grass clippings only. Please do not dump other items at the site, this will jeopardize our ability to use the site in the future.  Thank you for your cooperation.

Click here for 2020 Brush Collection Dates and Regulations