Welcome to the Town of Colfax, WI

We are a local township of approximately 1,255 residents in West Central Wisconsin located in a peaceful, rural setting amid rolling hills and vast farmland in Dunn County, Wisconsin. We are just 25 minutes away from the cities of Menomonie, Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls and Bloomer, Wisconsin. Our children are served by the School Districts of Colfax and Elk Mound, Wisconsin.

We strive to provide our residents and the general public with useful and important information about our town government, current issues, events, and services.

Town Hall for Town of Colfax, WI

Our MONTHLY TOWN BOARD MEETINGS are usually held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the town hall, and our MONTHLY PLANNING COMMISSION MEETINGS are typically held on the 4th Wednesday of each month.  See our Calendar of Events on the Home Page for information on upcoming meetings!

Public notices of our monthly board meetings are published in the Colfax Messenger the Wednesday before the meeting and may also be posted online and at the Town Hall. Emergency/additional items may be posted at the Town Hall two hours prior to the meeting, so please check postings frequently.

Upcoming Events

Plan Commission Meeting
September 25, 2019  |  6:30 PM

Monthly Board Meeting
October 9, 2019  |  7 PM

Notice of Public Hearing
October 21, 2019  |  5:30 PM

Latest News

2019 Spring Election
April 2, 2019  |  Elections

Public Testing of Voting Equipment
March 27, 2019  |  Elections

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SEPTEMBER 30TH
COUNTY OF DUNN Environmental Services Department Planning & Zoning Division 800 Wilson Avenue Menomonie, WI 54751 Telephone 715.231.6522 Fax: 715.232.4099 September 9, 2019 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING State of Wisconsin) )ss County of Dunn ) To all whom it may concern, public notice is hereby given to all residents in the Town of Colfax that the Dunn County Board of Adjustment will hold a public hearing on October 21, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. in Room 122/124 at the Dunn County Government Center, 800 Wilson Ave., Menomonie, WI. 54751. The applicant, Justin and Andrea Arnold, E9072 State Road 40, Colfax, WI, Property Identification Number 1700222911103400001 has made a Special Exception Permit request to operate a Commercial Kennel. The parcel is described in Volume 6 of Certified Survey Maps on Page 192 as Lot 1 of Certified Survey Map 1642, being part of the SE¼ of the SW¼ of Section 10, Township 29N, Range 11W all in the Town of Colfax, Dunn County, Wisconsin. This is the only opportunity to address to the Board regarding this request, as such interested persons are invited to attend said hearing and be heard. Robert Colson Planning & Zoning Administrator Dunn County, Wisconsin FOR ADJACENT LAND OWNERS: If you would like to express your opinion, please attend the public hearing or send your comments to this office prior to date of the hearing.
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