view of Lake Michigan beach, Town of Sturgeon Bay
TOWN OF STURGEON BAY
DOOR COUNTY
Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin 54235

Town Chairman:   Dan Cihlar
Supervisor 1:   Carol Schuster
Supervisor 2:   Paul Skup
Town Clerk:   Nancy Anschutz
Treasurer:    Lynne Gustafson







Home/About Us PERMITS & LICENSE INFORMATION

Sturgeon Bay Compost Site

Before you take yard waste to the compost site please note these changes:
 
Permits:
Residents of the Town of Sturgeon Bay have permission to use the compost site to dispose of yard waste with a permit. Permits are available for $100.00 only at the
    Municipal Services Building, 835 North 14th Avenue
    Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 3:30 pm.

Removal of compost or wood chips is allowed at an additional cost of $15 per truck load or $3.00 per pail. Material must be paid for in advance.

Use of the Compost Site without a permit will result in a trespassing violation and a  $500 fine.

If you are not here during the week and want to purchase a permit you can so by mail.

Send a $100 check made out to the City of Sturgeon Bay to the Municipal Services Building, 835 North 14th Avenue.
Include a note stating that:
  • You are a resident of the Town of Sturgeon Bay
  • Your address here
  • Your mailing address
  • Vehicle license number

Your compost permit will be mailed to you.

Burning Permits - available from any of the Town Supervisors


Property Tax Collection

ALL payments (full payment, 1st installment and 2nd installment) should be made payable and mailed to:

DOOR COUNTY TREASURER
421 NEBRASKA STREET
STURGEON BAY WI  54235
Phone:  920-746-2286

Change of Address

If you need to change the address on your tax bill, please contact Lynne Gustafson, Treasurer at 920-743-9426.  However, the Town cannot make changes to the name printed on your tax bill.

Room Tax

Legal Notice:
Any innkeeper or other property owner offering transient rental (less than 30 days) must obtain a permit and collect 5.5% room tax (per WI State Statute, local ordinance, and the Door County Tourism Zone Intergovernmental Agreement).  For a permit application, call 920-854-6200 or email dctourismzonecommission@gmail.com.

Zoning Permits

Contact the Door County Planning Deptartment - 920-746-2323.

Building Inspections
Door County Inspections, LLC
Contact:
Brett Temme - 920-495-1863
For inspections call:  920-495-1863
Email: brett@doorcountyinspections.com or john@doorcountyinspections.com
Useful Information
: Hand Out with office hours/locations and scheduling information, DCI Permit Requirements,, Permit Application (click to download)
Building Inspection Dept. Procedures under the COVID-19 Exposure Period - effective 3/23/2020

Dog Licenses

All dogs in the Town of Sturgeon Bay are required to be licensed.  To obtain a dog license for the calendar year, send proof of vaccination and payment to:       

LYNNE GUSTAFSON
2067 Taube Road
Sturgeon Bay WI  54235 

$3 Neutered/Spayed 
$8 Unneutered/Unspayed
$35 Kennel  (first 12 dogs)  

Please include PROOF OF VACCINATION – (If original copy, it will be returned to you with your dog license.)


Sprinkler Permit Application - click here

 

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