News & Notices

Information on Proposed Changes to Dane County Zoning

You will receive a postcard from Dane County with your proposed new zoning district. There will be a Public Hearing with Kurt Kodl from Dane County Zoning to answer your questions about the new draft Dane County Zoning ordinance, proposed changes to the zoning maps, and features of the new Zoning Districts. Note: These changes […]

You can Help Keep our Town Roads Beautiful!

The Town of Dane has joined the State of Wisconsin DOT Adopt-a-Highway Program to help keep our town roads beautiful!  An individual, family or group can sponsor a 2-mile segment of a road in the Town of Dane, and will be responsible for picking up litter on the segment at least 3 times a year […]

Save the Milkweed, Save the Monarchs!

Help save the monarch butterfly by not mowing or spraying the milkweed! Milkweed is the only plant where monarchs lay their eggs.  Please read the letter to our residents from the Butterfly Ambassadors, 3rd Grade students at Prairie Elementary in Waunakee: Milkweed and Monarchs

The Town of Dane is looking for pictures for our Image Gallery

The Town of Dane is looking for pictures for the Image Gallery on the Town web site:  http://townofdane.org/image-gallery/ We are interested in good pictures that you have taken in the Town: wildlife, farms, flowers, landscapes etc.  We would also love to have old pictures of the “early days” in the Town of Dane. You can email […]

The Town of Dane Transfer of Development Rights Program

Ordinance # 2016-12-01 The Town of Dane Transfer of Development Rights Program Limited Transfers Between Parcels Allowed: Transfers of permitted dwelling units between any two or more contiguous or non-contiguous Agricultural Preservation Area parcels within the Town of Dane may be allowed. Most of the following conditions should be met for the transfer to be […]

New Recycling Procedures

New Recycling Procedures are now in effect at the Town of Dane transfer point. The new trash hauler is Tim’s Trucking of Prairie du Sac. Bottles, cans and plastic no longer have to be separated, they must be placed in clear plastic bags or open boxes for placement in the recycling bin. Tires, batteries, waste […]