The Nov. 6th, 2018 election is over. 791 votes were cast which is about 80% of the voters in Tilden.
TILDEN TOWN BOARD MONTHLY MEETING
Wednesday Nov. 14, 2018 @ 7:00 PM
Tilden Town Hall, 10790 100th Avenue, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
NOTICE OF PUBLIC BUDGET HEARING
FOR THE TOWN OF TILDEN, CHIPPEWA COUNTY
Notice is hereby given that on November 29, 2018 at 6:30 P.M at the Tilden Town Hall located at 10790 100th Avenue,Chippewa Falls, WI a PUBLIC HEARING on the PROPOSED 2019 BUDGET of the Town of Tilden will be held. Budget Detail is available at legal posting places, townoftilden.com and by appointment at the clerk’s office; Call the Town Hall 715-288-6453 or 715-529-7438. The the proposed 2019 Budget can be found by clicking on the Budget button on the left side of this page.
Notice is hereby given that a special town meeting of the Town of Tilden, Chippewa County, Wisconsin, will be held in the town at Tilden Town Hall located at 10790 100th Avenue Chippewa Falls, WI 54729on the 29th day of November, 2018 will be held immediately following the completion of the Public Hearing on the proposed 2019 town budget which begins at 6:30 o’clock p.m.for the following purposes:
1. To consider the adoption of a resolution by the town meeting endorsing a town board resolution which proposes that the town levy exceed the state allowable levy limit under s. 66.0602 of Wis. Statutes, specifically a proposed tax levy which would exceed the allowable town tax levy for 2018 by 20.05 percent which would be a dollar increase of $40,000; The increase to be permanent.
2. To approve the 2018 total town tax levy to be collected in 2019 pursuant to s. 60.10(1)(a) of Wis. Statutes.
3. To approve total highway expenditures for 2019 pursuant to Section 82.03 of Wisconsin Statutes.
Dated this 13th day of November, 2018.
By: Steven Plendl
Town Clerk of the Town of Tilden
NOTICE OF TOWN BOARD MEETING
Notice is hereby given that immediately following the SPECIAL MEETING of the TOWN OF TILDEN ELECTORS,at the Tilden Town Hall, there will be a Town Board Meeting to:
1. Adopt the 2018 levy to be collected in 2019.
Dated this 13th day of November, 2018
Steve Plendl, Clerk 715-529-7438
TOWN OF TILDEN
The Town of Tilden, named after Samuel J. Tilden, who was a democratic candidate for the President of the United States of America in 1876. Mr. Tilden actual won the popular vote for the presidency but lost the election by one electoral vote. (For more of the history please click on link to the History page.)
The Town of Tilden is approximately 36 square miles of hills and valleys located in Chippewa County adjacent to the northwest corner of the City of Chippewa Falls. The 2018 population of Tilden is 1519. US Highway 53 runs through Tilden with two exits into the town on County Highways S & B. County Highways F and Q run north and south through Tilden, while County Highways N, S, B and C run east and west. There is still 43 miles of roads the Town of Tilden is responsible for.
“Tilden is Tradition and Tradition is Agriculture” sums up the rural character and personality of the Town. The rural landscape is hills and valleys with woods and farms. Dairy, beef, hogs, sheep, horses and cropping make up the agriculture. Traffic slows to accommodate farm machinery on the roads.
Hay Creek and Duncan Creek empty into the manmade Tilden Mill Pond which flows to the City of Chippewa Falls. Residential development has been along these water ways. Establishments in Tilden offer camping, five bars that also sell food, a gun range, archery ranges, a baseball diamond, outdoor volleyball courts, a banquet hall, a Lion’s Club, 4-H clubs and St. Peter’s Catholic Church and grade school.
The Chippewa Falls Post Office (54729) provides most of the residents with service, while the rest are served by Bloomer (54724). Phone service for most of the residents is provided by the Eagle Point (288) exchange, while Chippewa Falls (723 or 720) provides the south eastern portion with service.
The Tilden Volunteer Fire Department provides First Responder emergency services and fire protection.
The Town Office & Hall, Fire Station, Town Shop and Recycling Center are located at 10790 100th Avenue, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729.
Mailing address is: Town of Tilden, 12193 120th Ave. Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
Office hours for the clerk are Monday and Thursday from 9 AM until noon
Call 715-529-7438 to contact Steve Plendl - Town of Tlden Clerk