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2019 Village of Birchwood Spring Cleaning

March 20, 2019

VILLAGE OF BIRCHWOOD – SPRING CLEAN UP 2019 Dumpsters will be available at the Sewer Plant from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Saturday April 27th, 2019.  Please do not come before 8:00 a.m.  An attendant will be on duty. Village Residents – BRING YOUR BLUE TICKET We will accept the following: Stoves, dryers, dishwashers, and water heaters.  Refrigerators,…

Washburn County Road Bans Effective March 20, 2019

March 14, 2019

  Washburn County road bans will go on March 20, 2019 at 12:01 p.m. (Noon)  Notice will be posted on the Washburn County Highway Department website at, department listings (Highway), sent to local newspapers and available by calling the Highway Department at 715-635-4480.                          2019 WEIGHT LIMITS FOR WASHBURN COUNTY ROADS   The…

Washburn County Highway Commissioner

March 12, 2019

For Immediate Release 3/12/19 Frank Scalzo, Highway Commissioner 715-635-4480   Washburn County Officials Remind Drivers to Stay Safe This Construction Season   Washburn County Highway Commissioner, Frank Scalzo urges people to drive carefully in highway work zones throughout the 2019 construction season.   Preliminary figures show there were more than 3,100 work zone crashes throughout…

Clerk/Treasurer Position

February 21, 2019

VILLAGE OF BIRCHWOOD  Clerk/Treasurer AND Deputy Clerk/Treasurer Vacancy The Village of Birchwood is accepting applications and resumes for the full-time Clerk/Treasurer AND the part-time Deputy Clerk/Treasurer position.  Application forms and a detailed job description are available at the village hall or by calling the office at 715-354-3300.   Applicants should have strong accounting, computer, communication…

Village Drop Box

May 22, 2018

The Village has now installed a “drop box” on the Chetac Ave. side door.  It is completely secure and there for your convenience.  Thanks!

Ordinance Committee Meeting

April 10, 2018

VILLAGE of BIRCHWOOD Ordinance Committee Meeting Committee members Trustee Nancy Seffinga    Trustee John Depoister     President Virginia Hurckman PUBLIC NOTICE The Ordinance Committee of the Birchwood Village Board will hold a meeting on Friday, April 13th, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. Birchwood Village Hall – 101 N. Main AGENDA Call Meeting to Order Roll Call Approve Agenda…

Village Office Hours

January 25, 2018

I am sorry to report that due to serious medical issues, the Village Hall will be operating under varying hours.  To compensate for this inconvenience, the hall door will be unlocked daily from 8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  You will be able to slip your bills, invoices, or letters under the office door.  You can…

Village Hall Hours

January 16, 2018

The Birchwood Village Hall will be closing at 1 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, January 22 and 23.  If you have an emergency maintenance issue, please contact Tucker at 715-651-7003.  Otherwise, please leave a message at 715-354-3300 and someone will return your call as quickly as possible.  Thank you,  Kathy Paquette, Clerk/Treasurer

Village Hall Change of Hours

January 11, 2018

The Village Hall will be closing at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018.  We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, January 16th. Please call Ron at 715-651-5877 if you have a maintenance emergency. Thank you, Kathy Paquette, Clerk/Treasurer

Copper Public Education Program

November 1, 2017

The Village of Birchwood Public Water System has found high levels of copper in drinking water in some homes.  Copper can cause serious health problems.  For more information, please call the Village of Birchwood or visit our website at Kathy Paquette – Clerk/Treasurer 715-354-3300 Tucker Fee – Maintenance Supervisor 715-651-7003 PLEASE SEE IMPORTANT INFORMATION…