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Announcements

  
Vilas County has enacted a new security policy for public visitors to the Courthouse.  Click here for more information.
 
Seasonal wight limits are in effect on some Vilas County roads.  Check with the Vilas County Highway Department for restrictions on County trunk highways, and check with the local municipality for restrictions on town roads.
 
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.
 
The Wilkes Variance (#4-2018) Public Hearing before the Board of Adjustment originally scheduled for April 27, 2018 has been postponed.  No new date has been determined at this time.
 
The Vilas County Zoning & Planning Department 2017 Annual Report is now available.  Click here to view the annual report.
 

Agendas & Public Notices 

 
 

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
Land o' Lakes
Plum Lake
Presque Isle

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

Arbor Vitae
Cloverland
Lincoln
St. Germain

Gayle Hoffman
Deputy Zoning Administrator
(715) 479-3622
gahoff@vilascountywi.gov

Lac du Flambeau
Manitowish Waters
Winchester

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

Conover
Phelps
Washington

Gloria Olson
Sanitary Secretary
(715) 479-3619
glolso@vilascountywi.gov

Jane Van Wormer
Deputy Zoning Administrator
(715) 479-3620
javanw@vilascountywi.gov

 
 
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