• Village Overview

    Village Overview

    The Village of Theresa is located on Highway 175 on the picturesque Rock River, approximately seventeen miles south of Fond du Lac and forty miles north of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 

    In recent years, the Village has begun to flourish, with three new subdivisions and a Land Lease Community.  The area has also developed industrially with several new businesses in town. 

    POPULATION: 1254

    ASSEMBLY DISTRICT: 39th

    MAILING ADDRESS:

    Village of Theresa Village Hall
    202 South Milwaukee Street
    P.O. Box 327
    Theresa, Wisconsin 53091-9665

    (920) 488 - 5421

    VILLAGE HALL HOURS: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Unless otherwise posted)

    BOARD MEETINGS: 1st Monday of every month at 7 p.m.

 

Village of Theresa ~ Dodge County Wisconsin

Theresa Village Hall

202 S. Milwaukee Street ~ PO Box 327 ~ Theresa ~ Wisconsin ~ 53091 ~ Phone: (920) 488-5421

Village of Theresa

PUBLIC NOTICE

Sewer Lateral Inspection Requirements Public Informational Meeting

Date: Wednesday January 25, 2017

Time: 7:00pm

Place: Theresa ‘TOWN’ Hall

N8679 County Rd. P Theresa, Wisconsin

Why Should You Attend? To become informed about problems with faulty laterals, to discuss Legislation passed as part of a state budget bill which prohibits municipalities from taking certain actions to alleviate ground water infiltration into resident’s sewer laterals and to discuss the Village Board’s attempt and effort to amend the sewer lateral inspection ordinance while still complying with DNR mandates and State Law, and trying to find the best way to do this so it does not create an undue financial burden on Village property owners.

 Draft ordinance and other information is available at the Village Hall, 202 S. Milwaukee Street or from the links below . Please contact the Department of Public Works by calling (920)488-4003 with any questions you may have regarding the Sewer Lateral Inspection Requirements Ordinance.  

A quorum of Village Board Members will be present at this meeting

 * Copy of the current Code 280-14

* Draft Amendments to Section 280-14 for the meeting

* Power Point Presentation for Sewer Lateral - DRAFT 2017

* News Article 2016

Here are the minutes from the Sewer Lateral Inspection meeting:

The following meeting was held at the THERESA TOWN HALL, N8679 Hwy P, Theresa, Wisconsin

VILLAGE OF THERESA

PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETING MINUTES

Wednesday January 25, 2017

President Marsh called the Public Informational Meeting to order at 7:00pm with the following members present; Tr. Koll, Tr. Palecek, Tr. Koenigs, Tr. Brandenburg, Tr. Steger and Tr. Marsh. Clerk – Treasurer P. Koll was also in attendance along with approximately 30 interested individuals.

  • ‘DRAFT’ amendments to ordinance Section 280-14 “Sewer Lateral Inspection Requirements” were the main topic of discussion.
  • Property owners and interested individuals were given the opportunity to express their concerns and ask questions.

The Public Informational Meeting was adjourned at 8:10pm

Pamela Koll, CMC, WCMC

Village of Theresa Clerk – Treasurer

Please see the PDF of the meeting minutes (link below):

* PDF of the Sewer Meeting Minutes

 

Village of Theresa 2017 Calendar of Events

All-U-Can Eat Pancake Breakfast

(with all the trimmings)

Sunday, May 7th    8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Location: Theresa Elementary Learning Center (Theresa Public School)

Sponsored by: Theresa American Legion

Theresa Fire Department – Open House

Saturday, May 20th   10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Location: Theresa Fire Department – 302 Depot Road, Theresa

Annual Village Wide Rummage Sale & Brat Fry

Saturday, June 3rd

Location of Brat Fry: American Legion Clubhouse - 101 Church St

Sponsored by: Theresa American Legion

Community Band Concert

Wednesday, June 21st

Food & Refreshments available at 6:00 pm

Music starting at 7:00 pm by: “River City Blaskapelle”

Location: West Rock River St, Theresa

Sponsored by: Theresa American Legion & Theresa Historical Society

Rain Date: Wednesday, June 28th

Theresa Fireman’s Annual Picnic & Parade

June 23rd, 24th & 25th

Sunday, June 25th – Parade at 11:00 am - Downtown Theresa

Water-Barrel Fights & Chicken BBQ at Park

Location: Theresa Firemen’s Park - Hwy 28 West

Theresa Lion’s Annual Tractor Pull

Saturday Afternoon, August 26th

For more information, please call Aaron Lindert at 920-904-1660

Location: Theresa Firemen’s Park - Hwy 28 West

Theresa Historical Society Cake & Ice-Cream Social

Sunday, August 27th   1:00 – 4:30 pm

Musical Entertainment Provided

Location: Solomon Juneau House - South Milwaukee Street (Hwy 175)

Note: The Historical Museum/Solomon Juneau House is open the last Sunday of the month - May thru September. Hours: 1:00 - 4:30 pm

Theresa American Legion & Auxiliary Pioneer Day

5K Run/Walk, Kids Run, Spanferkel & Concert

Sunday, September 10th – Run/Walk at 9:00 am

Kids Run at 10:00 am

Pork & Chicken on the spit, cake & ice cream at 11:00 am

Musical Entertainment Provided at 1:00 pm

Location: Theresa Firemen’s Park - Hwy 28 West

Theresa American Legion Auxiliary Vendor Fair

Saturday, October 14th    9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Location: Theresa Elementary Learning Center (Theresa Public School)

 

TAX PAYMENTS

CASH ‘PROPERTY TAX’ PAYMENTS WILL NO LONGER BE ACCEPTED!

Payment Options; personal check, escrow check, money order or cashier’s check - pay in person at the Theresa Village Hall - 202 S. Milwaukee Street ~ By mail - PO Box #327, Theresa, WI 53091 ~ or by placing your payment in the outside “Payment” box located next to the door of the Village Hall.

Please remember to sign your escrow check before submitting your payment to the Village.

WE WILL NO LONGER MAIL RECEIPTS WITHOUT A SELF ADDRESSED STAMPED ENVELOPE

View your payment and/or print a receipt after January 5th or after February 5th by visiting www.co.doge.wi.us

Tax payments postmarked 12/31/16 & payments received in the “Payment” box by 8:00am on Tuesday January 3, 2017 will be accepted as timely payments for 2016! Payments received in the “Payment” box after 8:00am on Tuesday January 3, 2017 will be receipted January 2017!

Escrow tax refund checks will be mailed to the taxpayer within 10 business days from the date of receipt of payment.

LOTTERY CREDIT

If you resided in the Village of Theresa as of January 1, 2016 and used your property as your primary property residence and the lottery credit has not been applied to your 2016/2017 taxes, please obtain a LOTTERY & GAMING APPLICATION from the Village Clerk. For more information regarding the Lottery Credit, please contact the Dodge County Treasurer’s Office by calling (920) 386-3782.

 

SEWER & WATER UTILITY ONLINE BILL PAY OPTION

Village of Theresa Sewer & Water Utility now has an easy and convenient online utility bill pay option. You can make your sewer & water utility payment online with a debit or credit card.  Please see the link on the left side of this page titled ‘make your utility payments online’ then click on the green GovPayNet box to start the process.

ATTENTION SNOW BIRDS AND SUMMER VACATIONERS

CHANGE of MAILING ADDRESS for SEWER & WATER UTILITY BILLING

Please remind us to change your mailing address before you leave for the winter or summer. You can notify us by calling (920) 488-5421 (feel free to leave a message), by stopping at the Village Hall (202 S. Milwaukee Street) during normal business hours, by mail at PO Box #327, or by placing a note in the ‘payment” box located outside the door of the Village Hall. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

WASTE AND RECYCLING PICK UP

Normal waste & recycling pick up schedule will remain in place during the holidays.

DOG & CAT REMINDER

All dogs and cats 6 months of age or older must be licensed by April 1, 2017. Licenses can be obtained at the Village Hall. Proof of Rabies Vaccination is required. The cost of a license is $15 for males and females and $10 for spayed and neutered animals. A late fee in the amount of $25 per animal will be assessed after April 1, 2017!

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WINTER PARKING RESTRICTIONS

Parking permits are needed to park on any “Village” side street between November 1, 2016 and April 1, 2017. Permits may be obtained for $35.00 at the Village Hall, 202 S. Milwaukee Street, during normal business hours. Failure to obtain a permit will cause citations to be issued.

FIRE HYDRANTS

Please keep the safety of your family and neighbors in mind by removing the snow surrounding any fire hydrant that is located on or near your property. The Theresa Fire Department would like to thank you in advance for your cooperation.

SNOW REMOVAL

The owner, occupant, or person in charge of every building, lot or part of a lot within the Village shall remove all snow and ice from said sidewalk within 24 hours from the time the snow ceases to fall. If the snow/ice is not removed the Village may clear the snow/ice from the sidewalk “without” written notice and return the cost to the property owner ($100 per hour/$100 minimum).

CLUSTER MAILBOXES

If you use a cluster mailbox or have a cluster mailbox located on or near your property, please take the time to remove the snow around the box and keep the sidewalk leading to the mailbox free from snow or ice.

UNLAWFUL DUMPING ON STREETS

It shall be unlawful for any person to deposit or cause to be deposited, dump, sort, scatter or leave any rubbish, stone, wire, earth, ashes, cinders, sawdust, hay, glass, manure, filth, paper, SNOW, ICE, dirt, grass, LEAVES, construction waste, garbage or other offensive or noxious material in any public street, sidewalk, or alley or upon any public property or upon any property of another, without the express permission of the owner or occupant thereof. Any person who violates the above-mentioned ordinance may be subject to forfeiture.

BUILDING PERMITS

If you’re contemplating a building, remodeling, shed, fence, deck or any other construction project, be sure to check with the Building Inspector to find out what zoning requirements apply and/or to purchase a building permit. Zoning and building codes and building permit application can be found on the village website www.villageoftheresa.com. The Village Building Inspector can be reached by calling Doc at (262)364-9597. Failure to obtain a building permit in a timely manner could result in double fees being assessed.

VOTER PHOTO ID

Photo ID is required to receive a ballot in all special and regular elections

Proof of residency is required to register to vote, however, if you’re already registered all you’ll need is photo ID. For a complete list of acceptable forms of photo ID and additional information regarding photo ID including how to obtain a free ‘PHOTO ID’ card visit:   http://www.bringitwisconsin.com/.

Your tax bill includes five different taxing jurisdictions. The Village collects the taxes and pays the other taxing jurisdictions for the amount collected. The Village turns over all remaining tax collections to the county after January 31st of every year.

 

Pamela Koll, Village Clerk – Treasurer                                                                                                                                                          propertytaxbillinsert/plk/2016

 

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