Bids to crush Gravel

Request for Sealed bids
to crush gravel at the town pit on Cutoff Road: ¾ base aggregate dense
road gravel 10,000 yards. Bid must be sealed and marked “gravel bid”. Must be turned in to Chairman Dan Murray or be
present at the board meeting on March 21, 2017, 6:30 pm at the town hall when bids will be
Performance Bond will be required along with certification of insurance, workmen’s
compensation certificates, proof of MSHA and First Aid Training, proof of enrollment in a Drug
& Alcohol program and signed Hazard Recognition policy, before trucks and equipment can
enter into the Town of Flambeau pit.
Dan Murray, chairman
N6026 Hwy 27
Ladysmith, WI 54848

Absentee voting for Spring Election

Absentee ballots for the April Spring Election will be sent to all electors with valid requests on file in the Clerk’s office on March 14, 2017. In-person absentee voting at the town hall will begin March 20: hours will be 8 am to 7 pm Monday through Saturday for the weeks of March 20-25 and March 27-April 1. Please contact the clerk for an appointment to vote.

2017 Notices

Town of Flambeau

Notices: 2017

Dump regulations:

  • Recycling available for use by any Rusk County residents
  • Garbage dumpsters available for Town of Flambeau Resident’s use only: only garbage made in the town of Flambeau is acceptable. Don’t bring in garbage from city or other townships.
  • Not for commercial use
  • Starting May 3, 2017 the dump will be open Wednesdays 10-3 and Saturdays 9-4. There will also be an oversize dumpster available for larger items for a fee. The Wednesdays and oversize dumpster will end on November 4, 2017 when the winter hours will start.

Snow plowing

Beginning March 1, 2017, anyone who plows snow from their driveway out into the town road right of way will receive a warning from the town to remove the snow from the road. If the snow is not removed the property owner will be referred to the Sheriff’s department for violation of the state law: Wisconsin state statute 346.94(5) “No person may place or cause to be placed upon any highway any substance that is or may be injurious to any vehicle. “ And 346.95(3) “Any person violating 346.94(5) shall be required to forfeit $50 for each offense.”

Also, Wisconsin state statute 86.022 makes it a misdemeanor punishable by fine to place any obstruction in a road ditch. Compacted snow that will not allow drainage is considered an obstruction.

Town of Flambeau Website

The township now has a website. Please check it out: There is a lot of information on the site: dump regulations, meeting notices, agendas, building permits, board members, etc. Pass the word to anyone interested in finding information about our township. The Website is still being put together but we hope to have everything up and running by March 1.