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Tuesday Oct. 23, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Tilden Town Hall, 10790 100th Avenue, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729


Discussion by the Town’s People about Tilden’s Town Board passing a resolution to permanently increase the Town’s portion of the property tax levy by a set amount.  This meeting is to give the Town’s People an opportunity to provide input into this proposed levy increase.  Tilden Town Board Budget Finalization Meeting to follow.

Board’s Proposed Increase of the Town’s Portion of the Property Tax Levy

  1. Current rate – no increase
    1. On $200,000 property – estimated Town’s portion of property tax is $322
    2. No increase
  2. Increase it by $30,000
    1. On $200,000 property – estimated Town’s portion of property tax is $372
    2. Increase of $50
  3. Increase it by $40,000
    1. On $200,000 property – estimated Town’s portion of property tax is $388
    2. Increase of $66



Tuesday Oct. 23, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Tilden Town Hall, 10790 100th Avenue, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729


- Call meeting to order

Discuss and finalize budget:

1.    Finalize proposed budget needs of the Town of Tilden for 2019

2.    – Adjournment                                                           

Steve Plendl Clerk 715-529-7438



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

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