Government

Meeting Schedules (held at Town Hall):
Town Hall Meeting: 2nd Thursday of the month, at 6:30 P.M.
Planning Committee: Tuesday before the Town Hall Meeting, at 7:00 P.M.
Park Committee: 1st Monday of the month, at 7:00 P.M. (summer months only)
Sanitary Committee: 3rd Thursday of the month, at 7:30 P.M.
Friends of Abrams: 3rd Tuesday of the month, at 6:30 P.M.
Fire Department: 2nd Monday of the month, at 6:00 P.M. (held at the Fire Station)
Board of Review: Date various, but usually held in June or July, look for announcements
Open Book Review: Held two weeks before Board of Review Meeting

Ordinances, Agendas & Minutes
For information regarding ordinances, meeting agendas, meeting minutes, elections, or reports; contact the Town Clerk.

Town Board:
Chairman: Al Stranz (920) 826-2299 (920)826-5360
Supervisor: Don Demeny (920) 826-2299 Ext 4
Supervisor: Debbie Winans (920) 826-2299 Ext 5

Constable
Ray Rybka (920) 826-2299 Ext 6
Treasurer:
Tara Bristol (920) 826-2299 Ext 2
Clerk:
Jean Hansen (920) 826-2299 Ext 1

Fire Department
Emergency Contact: 911
Contact: (920) 826-2299 Ext 2
Fire Chief: Captain Rick Race
Any type of fire emergency with the Town of Abrams and the surrounding area is handled by the volunteer fire department in Abrams. With several trucks and crews trained as emergency responders the fire department provides a rapid response team close to the town center. Anyone interested in volunteer service with the fire department should contact the Fire Chief.

Address: 5844 Oak Orchard Road; Abrams, Wisconsin 54101

Planning Committee
Contact: (920) 826-2299 Ext 3
Contact: Sue Gubbles (920) 826-7285

Abrams Hall Rental

Rental fee is $75.00 and $100.00 deposit you can get the rental agreement from Abrams clerk

(920) 826-22299 Ext 1

Community Park
Contact: (920) 826-2299 Ext 4
Contact: Dan Wijas
The Abrams Community Park at the end of Wickman Way is maintained by the Town of Abrams. The park includes a pavilion, concession stand, bathrooms, picnic tables, 3 baseball diamonds, bleachers, horseshoe throwing pit, batting cage, and playground.

The park is available for rent for private functions. Rental fee is $50.00 with kitchen and bathroom facilities or bathroom only $25.00 with a $100 security deposit. Rental forms are available at the Town Hall and can be obtained from the Town Clerk.

Animal Control
Contact: (920) 826-2299 Ext 5
Contact: Dan Bergh (920) 619-1522
See the Licenses & Permits section for information on dog licenses in the Town of Abrams.

 

https://lostdogsofwisconsin.org

Sanitary District
Contact: Parker Brown (715) 853-8470

Email: b.parker17@yahoo.com

Town Hall (920) 826-2299 Ext 6
Water is supplied from groundwater wells.
Sewer in downtown vicinity only, separate from Town.

Buildings Inspector
eServices llc – David Enigl
(920) 493-2294 TofAbrams@eServicesllc.us

Town Assessor
Contact: (920) 826-2299 Ext 8
R&R Assessing (920) 846-4250

Tax Collection
Contact: Treasurer (920) 826-2299 Ext 102
Property Tax bills are mailed December 10th from the Oconto County Courthouse. Collection is during December and January. The Town Hall is open for property tax collection on Monday and Wednesday from 9:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. and on Saturday from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. (noon) during tax collection season only. If property tax is paid to the Town Hall by mail and a receipt is requested, then a self-addressed stamped envelope needs to be submitted with payment. If paying in installments, then the 2nd installment is paid at the Oconto County Court House. The Oconto County Courthouse website can be used for payment verification and receipt printing.

Town Garage
Contact: (920) 826-2299 Ext 9
The Town Garage is located behind the Town Hall on Main Street. The Town maintains a small fleet of trucks to perform winter snow plowing and minor road repair work.

Recycling Center 
Contact: (920) 826-2299 Ext 1
Located off of County Road E / Nikodem Road.
Open on Saturday from 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. (noon).
Recycle materials accepted include: paper, cardboard, plastics, metals, glass.
Garbage (30 pound bag) can be dropped off for a fee of $2.00 / bag.
Curbside garbage pickup is available by arrangement by contacting Waste Management.
Yard waste: grass clippings and brush have a drop off location.
Electronics can be dropped off for a fee as well as bulk items.

Licenses & Permits
Dog License – Annual dog tags are available at the Town Hall. The tag needs to be renewed every year, and is good from January 1st to December 31st. It needs to be issued by April 1st else a late penalty fee will apply. If a dog bite incident occurs involving a registered dog, then the county may pay up to $1,000 in medical payments. The fee for the license is $3 for a dog that is spayed & neutered, otherwise the fee is $8. A signed rabies vaccination card is required. The license is issued from the Town Hall by contacting the Town Treasurer.

Liquor License – contact the Abrams Clerk at Town Hall.

Burning Permits – for brush pile burning, burn barrels, or other open flames. This is an annual permit, good throughout Wisconsin, and issued from a Deputy Fire Warden at the Town Hall or Abrams Feed & Grain on Main Street. There is no fee for a burning permit.

Zoning Board
Contact: (920) 834-6827

Oconto County Land & Water Resource
Contact: (920) 834-6827