Village Burning Guidelines

Fire pits for campfires are allowed. Other burning is regulated by the DNR. An annual burning permit is required (available at P K Slammers, Pike Lake or Esker’s Town & Country, Wittenberg).

Then you must call 1-888-WISBURN each time before you burn to determine if there are any restrictions in the proposed burn area. Complete details are available at

Please burn only after 6 p.m. No burning on Sundays. Burning of household garbage & recyclables is strictly prohibited.

Building Permits

Required for any work valued over $500

Please contact Zoning Administrator, Bill Karschney at 446-3571 for your permit or to inquire if a permit is needed for your project.