April 2020
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March 29, 2020 March 30, 2020 March 31, 2020 April 1, 2020 April 2, 2020 April 3, 2020 April 4, 2020
April 5, 2020 April 6, 2020 April 7, 2020

Spring Election and Presidential Preference Primary -Polls open 7 am to 8 pm.

Spring Election and Presidential Preference Primary -Polls open 7 am to 8 pm.
April 8, 2020 April 9, 2020 April 10, 2020 April 11, 2020
April 12, 2020 April 13, 2020 April 14, 2020

Town Board

Town Board
April 15, 2020 April 16, 2020 April 17, 2020 April 18, 2020
April 19, 2020 April 20, 2020 April 21, 2020

Town of Dekorra Annual Meeting

Town of Dekorra Annual Meeting
April 22, 2020 April 23, 2020 April 24, 2020 April 25, 2020
April 26, 2020 April 27, 2020 April 28, 2020 April 29, 2020 April 30, 2020 May 1, 2020 May 2, 2020

Effective April 8th the Poynette Municipal Building will no longer be open to the public. I will be available by telephone or email.

Holly J. Priske, Clerk

The Town Recycle Center will remain open during regular posted hours.

ELECTION INFORMATION

Absentee voting, in person, can be done in the Clerk’s office until April 3rd. PLEASE CALL TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT – 608-635-2014. Due to the limited office space, this is very important. You may request an absentee ballot to be mailed until April 2nd, keeping in mind that it must be received by 8:00 pm on Tuesday, April 7th.

For information or to request an absentee ballot please visit www.myvote.wi.gov.

Please click here to visit the Election Information tab on our website for links for election forms.

Office of the Clerk – Location

The office of the Town Clerk, Town meetings and Town Polling location for Elections is located within the Village of Poynette Municipal Bldg, 106 S. Main St, Poynette, WI.  The facility on Bilkie Rd is closed completely.

Office Hours: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Monday -Thursday unless otherwise posted.  Other hours are available by appointment.  

The mailing address is:  PO Box 536, Poynette, WI 53955

Please call 608-635-2014 if you have any questions.

Notice of Records Request

COVID-19 Information

For the most current information regarding COVID-19 please visit the Columbia County Website. This site will have County information as well as links to State and National websites.

2019 Property Tax Information

You can view and print your Real Estate Tax bill online at www.co.columbia.wi.us.   Enter your information in any one of the criteria boxes.  It is best to only enter in one area and click on the correct drop-down line when it appears.  Being too specific can cause problems.

Options for paying 2019 taxes:

1st installment or payment in full is due by January 31, 2020, payable to Town of Dekorra.  

For questions please call 608-635-2320.

  1. In Person: Village of Poynette Municipal Bldg – 106 S. Main St – Board Room.
    1. December 31, 2019, from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
    2. January 31, 2020, from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
  2. Mail:  Town of Dekorra Treasurer, W8495 County Road J&V, Poynette, WI 53955 (preferred method – postmark date is accepted as the date of payment.  Return appropriate stub from tax bill). Include self-addressed stamped envelope if you would like a receipt.
  3. Online: the 1st installment or full payment may be made online at www.officialpayments.com.  The fee for this service is a flat fee of $3.00 for E-Check per payment transaction under $10,000.00 or by Credit/Debit card – fee is 2.75% of total amount, with a minimum fee of $3.95.

After January 31, 2020 – 2nd installment (due by July 31, 2020) options:

  1. Mail:  Payable to – Columbia County Treas., P.O. Box 198, Portage, WI 53901.
  2. Onlinewww.co.columbia.wi.us, then go to Tax Parcel Data Search and E-pay taxes.  See website for fees.

Please call 608-635-2320 with questions regarding Lottery Credit.    After talking to the Town Treasurer, if you qualify for credit and didn’t receive it you will need to complete the Wisconsin Lottery and Gaming Credit Application

New and updated Ordinances

Dekorra Meeting Information

Meeting Information (Meetings are held at the Poynette Municipal Building located at 106 S. Main St., Poynette.)

Town Board Meetings are generally held on the 2nd  Tuesday of each month.

Plan Commission Meetings are generally held on the 4th Thursday of each month (except for November and December).

Safety Committee Meetings are generally held on the 1st Thursday as needed.

Notices are posted on the website Calendar and posted on at least one* of the following posting boards: 
– *CTH J (between McDonalds and Northpoint BP)
-W8460 Bilkie Rd (gym wall posting board)
-CTH V -(utility pole at the northeast corner of the CTH CS/V intersection)  

If you would like to receive the notices by email please contact the Clerk at townofdekorra@gmail.com