Town Ordinances

To request an email copy of any of the ordinance sections below, please call or email  the Town Hall . The entire set of ordinances may be viewed at the Town Hall during normal business hours.

Code of Ordinance Index (dtd 1992)

TITLE 1 General Provisions
Title 1 General Provisions Chapter 1 & 2
Chapter 1 Use and Construction
Chapter 2 Issuance of Citations

Title 2 Government and Administration
Chapter1 General Government – updated 2022
Chapter 2 Town Meetings
Chapter 3 Town Board
chapter 4 Town Officers and Employees
Chapter5 Boards-Commissions-and-Committees
Chapter 6 Ethics
Chapter 7 Finance (currently under revision)
Chapter 8 Special Assessments
Chapter 9 Public Records
Chapter 10 Review of Administrative Determinations

TITLE 3 Public Safety
Chapter I Fire Protection
Chapter 2 Fire Prevention and Safety Codes
Chapter 2 Outdoor Fires Regulated 3-2-7 to 3-2-9

 Chapter 3 Hazardous Materials

Chapter 4 Disposal of Surplus Property

TITLE 4 Public Works
Chapter 1 Public Works and Safety
Chapter 2 Laying Out and Construction of Town Highways and Roads
Chapter 3 Road Excavation; Trees

Chapter 4 Driveway; Culverts
Chapter 5 Regulation of Parks and Navigable Waters

Chapter 6 Township Cemeteries

TITLE 5 Public Utilities
Chapter 1 Cable Television
Chapter 2 Sewer Use
Chapter 3 Underground Transmission and Distribution Lines

Chapter 4 Burke Utility District No.1 Water Use

TITLE 6 Health and Sanitation
Chapter 1 Mandatory Recycling and Solid Waste Disposal

Chapter 2 Health and Sanitation

Chapter 2B Illicit Discharge Control

TITLE 7 Licensing and Regulation (currently under revision)
Chapter 1 Licensing of Dogs and Regulation of Animals
Chapter 2 Fermented Malt Beverages and Intoxicating Liquor
Chapter 3 Cigarette Licenses
Chapter 4 Direct Sellers
Chapter 5 Mobile Homes
Chapter 6 Transient Room Tax
Chapter 7 Fireworks
Chapter 8 Vending Machines
Chapter 9 Street Use Permits
Chapter 10 Regulation of Large Assemblies of Persons
Chapter 11 Licensees to Pay Local Claims; Appellate Procedures

TITLE 8 Motor Vehicles and Traffic
Chapter 1 Traffic and Parking

TITLE 9 Offenses and Nuisances
Chapter 1 State Statutes Adopted
Chapter 2 Offenses Against Public Safety and Peace  Repealed 6.16.2021
Chapter 3 Offenses Against Property
Chapter 4 Offenses Involving Alcoholic Beverages
Chapter 5 Offenses by Juveniles
Chapter 6 Public Nuisance

TITLE 10 Land Use Regulations
Chapter 1 Building, Plumbing, Electrical and Heating and Ventilation Code

Pool Ordinance
Chapter 2 Land Division and Subdivision Code
Chapter 3 Mobile Homes
Chapter 4 Erosion and Stormwater Runoff Control (See Dane Cty Zoning)
Chapter 5 Minimum Housing code
Chapter 6 Commercial Exterior Maintenance Code


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