Waste Disposal and Recycling Hours are Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Please drop off waste and recyclables during these hours only!
Town of Theresa residents are required to show proof of residency when bringing in waste and recyclable items to the Town's drop-off and recycling collection site. The bright yellow Recycling Identification card must be displayed on the dash of your vehicle each time you bring in trash or recyclables for disposal. Please contact Diane Steger (920-488-2033) if you need a replacement or additional Recycling ID card. Ony Town of Theresa residents may dispose of recyclable and non-recycylabe waste at N8679 CTY RD P. Building owners are required to notify renters/tenants of waste disposal requirements.
Disposal fees for non-recyclable waste are based on the size of the container. Large appliances and household items may be dropped off. No electronics. The Town of Theresa Fee Schedule contains the current list of charges for non-recyclable waste and large items. (Copies are available in the Town Hall lobby or from the recycling attendant.)
Theres is no charge for the disposal of recyclable items. Plastics (#1 and #2 only), glass, tin cans, aluminum cans, newspaper, other paper, magazines, and cardboard can be brought in for recycling. Drain oil can be brought in small containers. Scrap metal may also be disposed of at no charge.
Monthly meetings are held on the first Monday of every month, unless published and posted otherwise. All meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. at the Theresa Town Hall at N8679 Highway P, Theresa. This year’s meetings will be on the following dates, unless published and posted otherwise.
Dates coming soon...
When do you need:
Building Permit AND an Inspection from Building Inspector:
- To build a new dwelling and attached structures or any
structure with electricity
- To remodel a dwelling
- To make any structural change to a dwelling.
- To make major changes to any building’s mechanical systems.
(Heating, A/C, Ventilating, Electrical, Plumbing, etc.)
- To build or make changes to any structure (including Agricultural)
over 960 sq. ft.
- To build or make changes to any commercial Building
(Commercial zoning, Conditional Use Permit, and State
Permits are also required)
Zoning Permit from the Town of Theresa Land Use Administrator
- To build any new out building (over 100 sq. ft. and under 960 sq. ft.)
that does not require an inspection. [A Conditional Use Permit
is required for any building over 960 sq. ft. that is not being used
for agricultural purposes.]
No Permit is needed:
- To replace a furnace, central air conditioner, water heater or any
other major piece of equipment in a dwelling.
- To re-side, re-roof, install new replacement windows, doors, finish
interior surfaces, or install cabinetry in a dwelling.
There is a fee for Building Permits and Inspections. Those fees are on the Town
Fee Schedule. After submission of a Zoning Permit application, the Town Board
may inspect the property and determine if the plans meet the criteria of the current
Building Ordinance and Zoning Ordinance. It is the property owners’responsibility
to abide by all State, County, and Local Ordinances.
PENATIES: A permit must be obtained before work can begin. Fines for
noncompliance will be imposed. Forfeitures shall be not less than $50 or more
than $500 for each day of noncompliance.
Town Chairman–Lloyd Hilgendorf 920-210-0294
Supervisor 1 – Dale Dyer 488-4700
Supervisor 2 – Faye Beck 920-960-9202
Clerk – Diane Steger 488-2033
Treasurer – Diane Koch 387-3990
Town Hall 488-4702
Highway Superintendent, Don Bonack 488-4702
Dog Control – Dale Lindert 920-960-4077
Assessor – Grota Appraisals 262-253-1142
Land Use Administrator–Dennis Fleischer
Or e-mail: [email protected]
Building Inspector – Rob Froh 920-382-6202
Or e-mail: [email protected]
Town of Theresa Zoning Permit Applications
and Town of Theresa Driveway Applications
are available at the Theresa Town Hall and from
Town Officials. Contact the Land Use
Administrator, Town Clerk or Town Chairman
if you have any questions.
If a Building Permit and inspection is required,
please call Rob Froh of Kunkel Engineering
Group at the number listed above.
Please contact Town Clerk, Diane Steger, at 920-488-2033 to check availability of the Town Hall before you send in the reservation form. The reservation form can be downloaded on the Forms & Permits page.