BURNING IN THE TOWN OF WESCOTT

Not sure of the regulations on burning in the Town of Wescott ? Click on the word “MORE” below and then click on “Burning in Wescott” highlighted in blue.  Remember, you can always visit the Wisconsin DNR website or call 1-888-WIS-BURN (947-2876) for up to date burning conditions and restrictions !! Burning in Wescott


Annual Spring Tree Give Away

The Town of Wescott is once again holding the Annual Spring Tree Give Away for Town of Wescott residents. The trees available to residents are: Yellow Birch, American Hazelnut, Shagbark Hickory, Sugar Maple, Ninebark, Bur Oak, Red Pine, White Spruce and Tamarack. Each resident will receive a bundle of each trees specified. Special requests for certain types and amounts of trees will not be considered. Availability is limited to 100 Wescott residents. To be added to the list, please call 715-526-2730 or email Town Forester, Jeremy Johnson at jjohnson@townofwescott.com You can also call the office at 715-526-9860.

The Tree Give Away Program helps to increase species diversity and replace Oak Trees lost to Oak Wilt.


TOWN OF WESCOTT ROAD WEIGHT LIMITS EFFECTIVE MARCH 20, 2019

The Town of Wescott is posting spring weight limits on Town Roads. These limits become effective Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Haulers will need to watch for signs restricting load limits. Weight restrictions are 6 tons gross load for single axle, 10 tons gross load for tandem axle, maximum gross weight is 26 tons. If you have any questions regarding these limits, please contact the Wescott Town Garage at 715-526-9852. Seasonal weight restrictions are placed on town roads during the spring thaw period. These restrictions are placed to prevent damage to the road structure.


Christmas & New Years Garbage & Recycling Collection

Due to the holiday season, Tuesday, December 25th and Tuesday, January 1st Garbage and Recycling will be picked up on Wednesday, December 26th and Wednesday, January 2nd. All Wescott Offices will be closed December 24th, 25th, 31st & January 1st. Have a safe and happy holiday season !!


Christmas & New Years Garbage & Recycling

Due to the Holiday Season, Tuesday, December 25th and Tuesday, January 1st Garbage & Recycling will be picked up on Wednesday, December 26th and Wednesday, January 2nd. Also, All Town of Wescott Offices will be closed December 24th, December 25th, December 31st and January 1st. We wish everyone a safe & happy holiday season !!