Summaries of several ordinances and regulations are
shown below. Complete ordinances are available for public
inspection in the clerk's office.
Temporary -Rummage Sale - Sign
advised that local ordinance prohibits the placement of temporary signs
(rummage sales, etc) on public property, including Triangle Park,
utility poles and traffic or street sign poles, which are in the
right-of-way. Temporary signs are allowed on private property for a
period of 48 hours when
set back 5' from the right-of-way.
Signs placed in violation of this ordinance are subject to removal.
for your cooperation!
Building Permits & Inspections
click here to download a building permit application form.
click here to view building permit and inspection fees and
guidelines. For further information please contact:
Jane Meissner, Building Inspector & Zoning Administrator
W11954 Kitty Dell Circle
Crivitz, WI 54114
click here to view the official zoning map.
Table of Contents
Introduction - Article A
General Provisions - Article B
Zoning Districts - Article C
Planned Unit Developments - Article D
Conditional Uses - Article E
Nonconforming Uses, Structures & Lots - Article F
Traffic, Visibility, Loading, Parking & Access - Article G
Signs, Canopies, Awnings & Billboards - Article H
Performance Standards - Industrial Developments - Article I
Signal Receiving Antennas, Etc. - Article J
Accessory Uses & Structures - Article K
Administration - Article L
Changes & Amendments - Article M
Appeals - Article N
Mobile Home Communities - Article O
Definitions - Article P
Shoreland Wetland Zoning
You may burn clean wood,
brush and yard waste in piles under 10 feet in diameter between the
hours of 5:pm to Midnight (CST) or 6:pm to Midnight (DST). To do
so, a burning permit must be obtained from the Village Hall, Fuzzy's Bar
or T & B One Stop. If there is snow cover between the dates of
December 1st and March 31st, a permit is not required and hours do not
apply. Please use extreme caution when burning: burn when winds
are gentle, have fire-fighting tools ready before starting fires,
provide an adequate fire break, attend fires at all time, and be very
sure your fire is totally extinguished. Burning barrels are
Garbage Pick-up & Mandatory Recycling
Garbage is picked up on
Friday mornings of each week. Garbage must be contained in clear
plastic bags. Recycling is mandatory and recyclables are picked up
with the garbage every other week. Please contact the Clerk's office at
715-854-2030 for the current pickup schedule and rules. There is no additional fee to residents for garbage
or recycling pick-up, as the cost is included in the annual tax levy.
Recycling is mandatory!
Animal (Pet) Control
All dogs and cats must be licensed.
You may obtain a license at the Village Hall by presenting a current
rabies certificate. Licenses for spayed and neutered dogs are
$5.00; and $10.00 for unspayed or unneutered dogs. Cat licenses are
$2.00, whether spayed or neutered. The license
term is January 1 through December 31 of each year.
It is unlawful to allow
dogs or other pets to run at large in the Village of Crivitz. Even
the most well behaved pet may react dangerously when approached by a
stranger, especially in unfamiliar surroundings. You must keep
your dog or other pet confined by a leash, chain or fenced in area.
Pets found to be running at large will be captured and lodged in the
veterinary clinic for seven days prior to being destroyed. Owners
claiming pets within the seven day period will be financially
responsible for boarding and vaccination fees. Owners will also be
subject to citation and forfeiture.