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.
ASSEMBLY DISTRICT: 39th
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.
N O T I C E
VILLAGE OF THERESA - BULK WASTE PICK-UP
Bulk Pick-Up is ALWAYS the third Tuesday in April & the third Tuesday in October.
Do Not put items on the curb prior to the weekend before Bulk Pick-Up!
Please place all items on the curb in an orderly fashion. If you have questions on what items will be collected, please contact Advanced Disposal Services @ 920-387-0987 or www.advanceddisposal.com.
There will be a charge for each appliance picked up including: microwaves, stoves, washers, dryers, dishwashers, refrigerators, freezers, water softeners, dehumidifiers, air conditioners, etc.
There will be a charge for each tire / tire on rim collected.
Bills will be sent after pick-up as required.
The Village of Theresa is no longer authorized to collect electronics. These items can/should be reused or donated. To find more information on e-cycling and where to recycle items, visit www.dnr.wi.gov/ecyclewisconsin. Click on the "Find" button for an electronics collection site near you.
Yard waste will not be accepted and can be taken to the designated drop off site located at River’s Edge Park from the 2nd week of April through November (weather permitting). Please follow all rules and regulations at drop-off site.
Thank You in Advance for Your Cooperation!
You can now pay your utility payments safely and securely online. Click on the link (the image) below and follow the simple instructions to make a payment.
Village of Theresa - Part Time Police Officer Position
Responsibilities: General police functions including patrol, processing calls for service, ordinance, traffic enforcement, maintaining public peace, protecting life and property, investigating criminal law violations, and working at the direction of the chief of police in providing community oriented policing.
Qualifications: Good verbal and written communication skills; React quickly and effectively to stressful situations; Able to work with minimal backup or support officers; Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays; Clear and concise speech; Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously; Ability to perform essential assignments of a police officer, Ability to efficiently use all standard law enforcement and office equipment, investigate complaints, process arrests,complete detailed through type reports, and effectively testify in court. Ability to possess a firearm, No felony convictions; No domestic abuse convictions; Vision correctable to 20/20; High School diploma, Minimum 60 college credits; U.S Citizen, Valid driver's license, Good driving
record, Good physical condition, Currently certified or has received law enforcement training and is currently eligible for certification by the State of Wisconsin's Law enforcement Training & Standards Bureau.
Application process: May include the following: written exam, physical fitness/ agility screening, oral interviews, medical & vision examination, psychological profile, drug screening, polygraph test and a detailed background investigation. Applicants are required to submit a complete application package which shall include: Cover letter, State of Wisconsin application Form DJLE 330, with (3) application questions answered; Resume, copy of driver's license, copy of birth certificate, copy of High School & College Transcripts'.
Contact: Michael P. Simmons, Chief of Police Theresa Police Department
2025. Milwaukee Street, Theresa, Wl 53091
We are pleased to be able to make our annual newsletter available online for viewing, downloading and printing. Please click the link below to view the newsletter. Enjoy!
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
Sewer Lateral Inspection Requirements Public Informational Meeting
Date: Wednesday January 25, 2017
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
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.
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!
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.
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.
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).
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.
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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