Town of Lafayette
Chippewa County, Wisconsin

New Website!: We are pleased to announce the launch of the new website for the Lafayette Township! Our goal is to provide our residents and visitors an easy way to access information. The user-friendly content is well organized so you can easily navigate the site to find the information you’re looking for. The website will always be up to date with current and valuable information. Please be patient with us while we are still in the process of making some improvements! 

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Welcome to the Town of Lafayette

Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin

The Town Board holds their monthly meetings on the 1st and 3rd Monday’s of each month at 7:00 PM at the Town Hall located at 5765 197th Street, next to Fire Station #3 and the Lafayette Sports and Recreation Park.  Agendas are posted at the Town Hall, and on this website under “Agendas”.  Legal notices are published in the Chippewa Herald Telegram.  There is a drop box located on the south side of the Town Hall entryway for tax payments and misc. mail drop off.

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December 05, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
TOWN BOARD 7 PM
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Do I have to license my dog in the Town of Lafayette?
Yes, dog licensing is done annually. State law requires all dogs over the age of 5 months to be licensed by April 1st of each calendar year.  A dog license may be obtained at the Town Hall during regular office hours.  A current copy of the dog’s rabies vaccination certificate must be presented at the time the license is applied for.  There is a $ 5.00 late fee after March 31st of each year. To obtain a license by mail, send a completed Dog License application, a copy of the current rabies vaccination cert, a self-addressed stamped envelope, and the correct fee for each dog.   Cats are not required to have a license.
Where do I register to vote or obtain an Absentee Ballot and where do I vote?
Vote and obtain registration and absentee ballot information at the Town Clerk’s office at 5765 197th Street, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729.  Polls are open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.  A new registration form must be completed for name and address changes within the Township. To check your voter history visit: https://myvote.wi.gov/ Forms are available for your convenience at their website.
When is it possible to dispose of items other than recycling?
There is Spring Clean up Day scheduled for the last Saturday in April of each year.  Hours are 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.  This is an excellent opportunity to dispose of unwanted items that cannot be recycled.  Dumpsters are located near the Recycling Center.  Donations to defray the cost of dumpsters are appreciated.  Refuse from Commercial Property Owners, hazardous material and/or building material will not be accepted.  Hazardous waste can be disposed of at the Chippewa County Spring and Fall Clean Up located at the fairgrounds. 

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