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Don't forget to contact Digger's Hotline at least three (3) days prior to any land disturbing activity.
 
 
Very dry conditions are creating high fire danger throughout Vilas County.  Wildifres can spread quickly and cause immense loss of life and property.  Please refrain from burning until conditions improve.  Click here to access current bringin restrictions and fire activity from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.
 

Announcements

    
The Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS) has released the changes to the Sanitary Plumbing Code (SPS 381-387 & 391) which will become effective July 1, 2018.  Please click here to view the updates.
 
The Deputy Zoning Administrators have been assigned new territories effective May 1, 2018.  Please click here for more information.
  
The Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS) has published updates to the Commercial Building Code (SPS 361-366) effective May 1, 2018.  Click here for the updated codes.
  

Agendas & Public Notices 

 
  • Bogdanovich Variance (#B1-2018) Public Hearing - Arbor Vitae (6/1/2018).  Word | PDF
  • Wilkes Variance (#B4-2018) Public Hearing - Lac du Flambeau (6/8/2018). Word | PDF
 

Featured Services

Please visit the Vilas County Zoning Office for a more in-depth listing of services.

  • Conditional Use Permits
  • Erosion Control & Mitigation Permits
  • Investigation of Zoning Violations
  • Non-Metalic Mining Permits
  • POWTS Inspections
  • Review & Approval of Sanitary Permits and Soil Tests
  • Rezoning Petitions
  • Sale of Ordinance Books
  • Septic Maintenance Program
  • Shoreland Alteration
  • Solid Waste and Recycling
  • Subdivision and Condo Plat Approvals
  • WI Fund Program
  • Zoning Ordinance Amendments
  • Zoning Permits & Inspections

Hours

Permits are available at the Vilas County Courthouse or by mail.

Vilas County Courthouse
330 Court St.
Eagle River, WI 54521
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Vilas County Zoning & Planning is closed on Holidays.

To reach the Zoning Office:  After passing through security, proceed straight ahead down the hallway, around the corner, and down the ramp.  You will not need to use any stairs. Proceed straight through the purple double doors. The Zoning Office is the first office on the right, and the Sanitary Office is the second office on the right.



Please contact us at: (715) 479-3620 or zoning@vilascountywi.gov with any general questions, comments or concerns. If you have questions regarding specific properties, please contace the Deputy Zoning Administrator for that town at the addresses below.

Contact Us

Seven staff members serve the Zoning and Sanitary needs of Vilas County residents. If you have questions pertaining to a property or issue in a particular town, please contact the Deputy Zoning Administrator under whose name the town is listed.

Dawn Schmidt
Zoning Administrator
(715) 479-3620
daschm@vilascountywi.gov

Jim Janet
Deputy Zoning Administrator
(715) 479-3623
jijane@vilascountywi.gov

Boulder Junction
Manitowish Waters
Presque Isle
Winchester

Dave Sadenwasser
Assistant Zoning Administrator
(715) 479-3734
dasade@vilascountywi.gov

Conover
Land o' Lakes
Phelps
Plum Lake

Jane Van Wormer
Deputy Zoning Administrator
(715) 479-3622
javanw@vilascountywi.gov

Cloverland
Lincoln
Washington

Tammy Warwick
Deputy Zoning Administrator
(715) 479-3744
tawarw@vilascountywi.gov

Arbor Vitae
Lac du Flambeau
St. Germain

Kimberley Kaitchuck
Sanitary Secretary
(715) 479-3619
kikait@vilascountywi.gov

 Julie Waidzulis
Administrative Secretary
(715) 479-3620
juwaid@vilascountywi.gov

 
 
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