Officials and Meeting Notices

Office Phone: 715-275-3309, Please leave a message.

Office Hours:                                                                                                                  
        Clerk Hours:    
                Monday, 8:00 am-10:00 am and Tuesday, from 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
                For appointment with clerk, call Kate.
                Clerk email: 
            Treasurer Hours:
                Wednesday, 8:00 am-10:00 am
                For appointment with treasurer, call Melissa.
                Treasurer email:

Regular Town of Elcho Meetings are held the Third Thursday of each month,
at the Town Hall, beginning at 7:00 PM.

CHAIRMAN:  Gary Johnson, P.O. Box 397, Elcho, WI 54428.....……….715-610-4445

SUPERVISOR:  Jeff McKinney, N10544 E. Isle of Pine Dr., Elcho, WI 54428.………......715-275-4563

SUPERVISOR:  Ryan Siemers, P.O. Box 364, Elcho, WI 54428…………….715-216-0678

CLERK:  Kathleen (Kate) Kelly, W10550 County Rd. K, Elcho, WI 54428,.......  715-360-5507

TREASURER:  Melissa Siemers, N11290 Riordan St., Elcho, WI 54428........ 715-216-4112
                     You can view 2016 tax payments made to the town at the county website at:

ASSESSOR:   Kelly Zillmer, E6289 Knaack Road, Marion, WI 54950 ................715-754-2861

Mailing Address:
Town of Elcho 
PO Box 206
Elcho, WI 54428

To request information, contact the Clerk or Treasurer at 715-275-3309,
drop by the office in the Town Hall, during above hours or email the Clerk or Treasurer at above emails. 

Town Hall is located at N11234 Dorr Street, Elcho

Next Board Meetings  

September 21, 2017
October 19, 2017

Town of Elcho Meeting Agenda

September 21, 7:00 PM Elcho


1.  Call to order.

2.  Public comment on agenda items.

3.  Review/approve the meeting minutes from August 17, 2017.

4.  Review/approve financial reports and pre-paid bills.

5.  EMS, Fire and Pavilion reports.

6.  Comments from Ward 1 and Ward 2 Representatives.

7.  Discussion and possible action regarding road repairs.

8.  Report on Fitzgerald Dam Road project.

9.  Discussion and possible adoption of ordinance regarding handling of fund raising proceeds by the Fire Department and EMS.

10.              Discussion of direct deposit of pay for all town employees.  Possible revision of employee handbook to require all employees have a bank account in which to have their pay deposited.

11.               Possible hiring decision regarding open town crew position.

12.              Zoning permits application, review/possible action on conditional use, petitions for zoning, and petitions for grants or variances.

13.              Correspondence.

14.              Adjourn.


Posted this 19th day of September, 2017

Kathleen Kelly, Town Clerk 


Town of Elcho Meeting Minutes

July 20, 2017, 7:00 PM Elcho

 Town of Elcho Meeting Minutes

1. The meeting was called to order a 7:02 pm by Chairman Gary Johnson. Supervisors Jeff McKinney and Ryan Siemers, Treasurer Melissa Siemers, and Clerk Kathleen Kelly were present.

2. Public Comments - Dale Stillman had a complaint about camping trailers on residential lots.  He noted that this is a zoning issue and that the county is responsible for enforcement.  He said he has been to many meetings regarding the issue, but has had no response.  He wants Mr. Johnson to approach the county about it.

Suzie Rabideau commented that the Rehab district meeting will be held Saturday at 10: am at The PLIA building.

3. Mr. Siemers moved to approve the minutes of the June 15, 2017 meeting, Mr. McKinney seconded.  Motion carried.

4. Mr. Siemers moved to approve the financial reports and pre-paid bills, seconded by Mr. Johnson, motion carried.

5. EMS reported that they will have an ambulance at the Pelican Lake Boat races.   Fire department reported doing well with fund raising. There was no Pavilion report.

6. Ward 1 representative Dick Schuh reported that the County is looking into the work load of the Emergency Management Director, and that there was still an issue with camping trailers parked on residential lots.  He also reported that a new vehicle was approved for the transport of children by Social Services, and that it costs $120,000.00 to keep a person in jail for a year.

7. Northwoods Lane needs WPS and Frontier to finish before work can progress.  There are right of way questions about Alley.

8. As the Fitzgerald Dam Road project is over budget, but still must be done, Mr. McKinney is working on raising additional funds for it.  A donation from Trout Unlimited in the amount of $4000 has already been received.

9. There were 2 items in correspondence; one from Public Service notifying the town that they will be pruning trees in the area, and one from the town’s insurance agent indicating that the clerk and treasurer are each bonded in the amount of $25,000.00. 

10. There was an announcement made that Mr. John Joe Jacobs has donated the old Grange building and an adjacent house to the town for a museum that will preserve the buildings.  He asked that there be no change in the appearance of the buildings while he is living.  There will be a meeting to formally organize the historical society on Tuesday July 25 at 7:00 pm at the town hall.

11. A motion was made by Ryan Siemers, seconded by Jeff McKinney to adjourn the meeting.  Meeting was adjourned at 7:45 pm.


Submitted by Kathleen Kelly

Elcho Town Clerk