News & Events

Zoning Meeting

Tuesday July 9th, 2013
@ Eagle River

 

 

Welcome to Vilas County Zoning

 

Vilas County Courthouse
330 Court Street
Eagle River, WI 54521
Phone: 715 - 479 - 3620
Fax: 715 - 479 - 3752
Email

Solid Waste and Recycling

Please visit the Vilas County Zoning Office for a more information

Vilas County Bog Frog Info

Clean Green

Construction Waste

Electronics Recycling

Green Driving

Home Composting

Open Burning Alternatives

Recycle Pharmaceuticals

Reduce Junk Mail

Reduce Your Garbage

Retire Your Tires

 


Vilas County Tire and Appliance Amnesty Program


Vilas County offers an amnesty program for the safe disposal and recycling of tires and household appliances.  Contact your town or city clerk to receive a free voucher to take any of the following combinations of materials to the Highway G Landfill outside Eagle River:
  • 5 Tires
  • 1 Appliance and 5 Tires
  • 2 Appliances

Tires must be from passenger vehicles only.  Appliances accepted as part of the amnesty program include:

  • Refrigerators
  • Microwaves
  • Clothes Dryers
  • Washing Machines
  • Freezers
  • Water Heaters
  • Stoves
  • Dishwashers
  • Humidifiers
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Air Conditioners

Household electronics such as televisions and computers are not eligible to be taken under this program.  For more information about disposal of electronic devices see the section regarding the Vilas County Electronics Recycling Program below.
The Tire and Appliance Amnesty Program is for residential purposes only and is open to all Vilas County property owners, with a limit of one voucher per household per year.  Vouchers for the program are available and valid until December 31st of each year, or until the yearly fund limit is reached.


For more information on the Vilas County Tire and Appliance Amnesty Program contact the Vilas County Zoning Department at (715) 479-3620, zoning@co.vilas.wi.us, or call your local town or city clerk.

 

Vilas County Electronics Recycling Program


Vilas County offers a program that provides for the free recycling of certain household electronics. Contact your local town or city clerk to receive a free voucher to recycle any of the following electronics:
  • One television

You can also use the voucher for up to five of the following:

  • Computer Monitor
  • Computer Tower
  • Laptop
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
  • Desktop Printer
  • Fax Machine
  • Scanner
  • VCR
  • DVR
  • Cell Phone
  • Audio Speak

With the voucher, these items can be taken to either of the following locations and dropped off free of charge:


Eagle Waste and Recycling
604 Jack Frost St
Eagle River, WI 54521
(715) 477-0077
Website
  Advanced Disposal
9113 County Road J
Minocqua, WI 54548
(715) 356-9089
Website

The Electronics Recycling program is for residential purposes only and is open to all Vilas County property owners, with a limit of one voucher per household per year.  Vouchers for the program are available and valid until December 31st of each year, or until the yearly fund limit is reached.
For more information on the Vilas County Electronics Recycling Program contact the Vilas County Zoning Department at (715) 479-3620, zoning@co.vilas.wi.us, or call your local town or city clerk.



Hazardous Waste Pickups


Vilas County Zoning will not be holding any Hazardous Waste Pickups in 2014.  Hazardous Waste is accepted at the Oneida County Landfill near Rhinelander for a small fee.  Click Here or call the Oneida County Solid Waste Department at (715) 282-4944 for more information about disposing hazardous wastes.



Demolition Waste Recycling


Second Story in Rhinelander recycles reusable construction or demolition waste such as windows, kitchen cabinets, countertops, sinks, and plumbing or lighting fixtures.  Materials must be reusable and in an undamaged condition.  They accept these materials at the Oneida County Landfill on Friday and Saturday mornings from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  Call (715) 282-4944 or click here for more information.


Links


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Municipal Recycling Information

 

Arbor Vitae


Brush Dump & Transfer Site
2115 Schumann Rd (Off US H 51 and N. Farming Rd.)

 

Spring & Fall Hours
Friday & Saturday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Summer Hours
Every Other Friday & Saturday
8:00 AM – 4:00 Pm
Every Other Sunday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Winter Hours
Closed

 

For more information call (715) 356-3120 or Click Here.

 

Boulder Junction


Transfer Site

5370 Old K Road


 

Summer Hours (May 1 – October 31)
Monday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Winter Hours (November 1 – April 30)
Tuesday 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM

 

For more information call (715) 385-2139 or Click Here.



Cloverland


Recycling Goes to Eagle Waste & Recycling
604 Jackfrost St. (behind Pamida/Shopko Hometown)

Summer Hours (May 1-October 31)
Monday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Winter Hours (November 1 – April 30)
Monday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

For more information call (715) 479-7000 or Click Here.


Conover


Transfer Site

4661 E CTH K (behind Fire Department)


Summer Hours (May 1 – Labor Day)

Wednesday 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Friday 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Sunday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Winter (Labor Day – April 30)
Sunday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Wednesday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

 

For more information call (715) 479-8868 or Click Here.



Eagle River


Curbside Pickup of Trash and Recyclables
Call (715) 479-8682 for more information

 

Lac du Flambeau


Transfer Site
2790 CTH H

(OFF HWY 47)

 

Hours
Friday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Monday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

For more information call (715) 588-3696 or Click Here.



Land o’ Lakes


Transfer Site
6101 Town Garage Rd (OFF CTH B west of downtown)

Summer Hours
Tuesday 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Thursday 12:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Winter Hours
Tuesday 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Thursday 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

 

For more information call (715) 547-3255.



Lincoln


Recycling Goes to Eagle Waste & Recycling
604 Jackfrost St. (behind Pamida/Shopko Hometown)

Summer Hours (May 1-October 31)
Monday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Winter Hours (November 1 – April 30)
Monday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

For more information call (715) 479-7000 or Click Here.



Manitowish Waters


Transfer Site
217 CTH W (north of North Lakeland Discovery Center, across from Rest Lake Park)

 

Summer Hours
(May 1 – Sept 30)

Monday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Fall Hours
(October 1 – November 30)

Monday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Winter Hours
(December 1-April 30)

Monday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

 

Closed Holidays Except Memorial Day & Labor Day
Scrap Metal, appliances, brush, and leaves are accepted during summer hours only.

For more information call (715) 543-8400 or Click Here.



Phelps


Transfer Site
4351 DNR Vista Lane (Off Strong Rd, west of CTH A)

Summer Hours
(Saturday Before Memorial Day – Tuesday
after Labor Day)

Tuesday 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Winter
(Saturday after Labor Day – Tuesday
before Memorial Day)

Saturday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

For more information call (715) 545-2270.



Presque Isle


Transfer Station
12068 CTH W

 

Hours
Monday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

For more information call (715) 686-7479 or Click Here.



St. Germain


8021 Dump Road

 

Summer Hours (Memorial Day – Labor Day)
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Winter Hours (Labor Day – Memorial Day)
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

For more information call (715) 542-3813 or Click Here.



Sayner


Transfer Site
8921 Glenbook Lane (behind Fire Station)

 

Summer Hours
Friday 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Saturday 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Winter Hours
Saturday 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM



Star Lake


Star Lake Fire Barn/ Road Garage
7912 N Star Lake Rd (Corner N. Star Lake Rd & CTH K)

Hours
Saturday 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

For more information call (715) 542-4531.



Washington


Transfer Site
1850 Rangeline Road (between Eagle Waters and Scattering Rice Lake Road)

 

Hours
Monday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

For more information call (715) 479-1669 or Click Here.



Winchester


Transfer Site
7208 CTH W.

 

Hours
Monday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

For more information call (715) 686-7500 or Click Here.



Pharmaceutical Recycling


Accepting prescription, over-the-counter and pet medications only.
No medical or hazardous waste will be accepted.

Eagle River Police Department
Inside Eagle River City Hall
525 E. Maple St
Monday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

For more information call (715) 479-1941.