New District 3 County Board Representative

Mark Radzak of Minong is the new District 3 County Board Supervisor, filling in for the remainder of the term after Steve Waggoner’s untimely death. While we mourn the loss of Steve’s leadership, we look forward to Mark’s enthusiasm and willingness to serve the residents of District 3. This district includes Frog Creek, Gull Lake, Brooklyn and a major portion of Chicog. 


District 3 Supervisor

All County Board members were up for election at the recently held Spring Election April 3rd. Steve Waggoner is the District 3 Representative and serves a large area of northwest Washburn County, including Gull Lake Township. These terms run two years. If you need to contact Steve, please call him at 715-520-2671.


Dog Licensing

Dog Licenses are required for dogs kept in the Town of Gull Lake. Tags are issued for each calendar year and expire on December 31st. Spayed/neutered pets dogs are $5.00; otherwise, the cost is $10.00. Kennel licenses are $50.00 for up to 12 dogs; each dog thereafter is $5.00. A current rabies vaccination is required. There is a late fee of $5.00 if your dog is licensed after April 1st (unless this is a new dog, of course!) Contact your treasurer for information – 715-466-4665. 


Open Book & Board of Review

Open Book has been scheduled for Saturday, May 12th from 1:15 pm to 3:15. Board of Review will be held June 2nd from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Both of these will be held at the Gull Lake Town Hall. 


Absentee Voting

Contact your Municipal Clerk at 715-558-2787 or 715-466-4665 if you wish to vote absentee in the upcoming April 3rd election. 


Dog Licensing

Don’t forget to license your dog(s) by April 1st if you haven’t already done so. Tags are issued for each calendar year and expire on December 31st. Spayed/neutered pets dogs are $5.00; otherwise, the cost is $10.00. Kennel licenses are $50.00 for up to 12 dogs; each dog thereafter is $5.00. A current rabies vaccination is required. There is a late fee of $5.00 if your dog is licensed after April 1st (unless this is a new dog, of course!) Contact your treasurer for information – 715-466-4665. 


Tax Collection Soon Ends

Collection for 2017 taxes will soon be ending. Make sure your payments are postmarked (or delivered to the treasurer) by January 31st, 2018. If you are paying your first half (or full amount) send those to your municipal treasurer – Lolita Olson, Clerk/Treasurer, Town of Gull Lake, N10035 Gardner Lake Road, Springbrook WI 54875. If you’re planning on paying in person, make sure to call 715-558-2787 to arrange a time. 


Notice of Election

Notice is hereby given that the February Primary Election will be on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at the Gull Lake Town Hall.  Ballots will be cast for Justice of the Supreme Court for the State of Wisconsin.  The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.  If you have any questions concerning your polling place, contact the municipal clerk, Lolita Olson, at 715-558-2787 or 715-466-4665.  The Gull Lake Town Hall is accessible to elderly and disabled voters.


Voting by Absentee Ballot

Call or text your clerk, Lolita Olson, at 715-558-2787 to make an appointment if you wish to vote absentee in the upcoming election. For the February 20th Spring Primary the deadline for applying for an application by mail is Thursday, Feb. 15th and for in-person absentee is Friday, Feb. 16th.


Board of Review

The annual  Board of Review will be held this Saturday, May 20th, from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. at the Town Hall. A short meeting will be held just prior (11:30 a.m.) to the BOR for the purposes of reviewing/approving a painting contract for the town hall – a meeting notice/agenda has been posted separately for this purpose.