Administrative Office Hours
Mon, Tue, Wed, & Fri
9AM - 3PM
Thurs by appointment only

Town Board Meetings
2nd & 4th Thur - 6PM

Meeting dates/times are subject to change. Watch for agenda postings.

Transfer Station Hours
Wed. 7AM - 4PM
Sat. 7AM - Noon

Town of Lake Bulletin Board

2021 Road Construction Project 

The road crew along with American Asphalt have completed black topping N. River Rd, Bass Lake Rd, Lakeshore Dr, Pine Creek and the Transfer Station. All shouldering of the above mentioned roads should being within the next couple of weeks.

The Transfer Station will reopen with a new layout on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. 

Thank you for your patience during the project!


Please note the recycling updates on the Recycling tab. You can click on the flyers for more information on the right way to recycle.  The Town of Lake has had additional charges due to recycling placed in plastic bags. Please empty the recycling into the bin - do not place a bag of recycling into the bin. Thank you!

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has excellent information and the website is

Bulletin Board

Please note that the bulletin board used for posting meeting notices that was at Timber Breeze is now located at The Outhouse on the corner of County E and County B. There remains a bulletin board at the Town Hall and at J's Automotive for meeting notices as well as the website.  All meeting minutes are posted at the Town Hall and on the website.

The treasurer will be in the office at the town hall from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 24, 2021

About Town of Lake, Price County

The Town of Lake is nestled in the northwest corner of Price County, adjacent to the City of Park Falls, in northcentral Wisconsin. The population was 1,128 at the 2016 census. The Town of Lake covers over 17,000 acres.

The Town of Lake is a picturesque rural area offering beautiful landscape and scenery. We offer a beautiful environment to live or visit. The township contains lakes, creeks, rivers, forests, national forests, resorts, ATV and snowmobile trails and offers an abundance of year round outdoor activities. The Tuscobia Trail runs through the Town of Lake and provides miles of trails for snowmobiling in the winter and ATV in the summer.

Butternut Lake and the Flambeau River offer excellent water activities including fishing, boating, skiing, canoeing and kayaking. Ice fishing is a great winter sport and produces entertainment as well as great eating.

This website offers information regarding the town as well as links to area communities and events. Please feel free to contact the town with any questions. Whether you are a long-time or new resident of the Town of Lake or a visitor to our beautiful community, we thank you for visiting our website.

Community Strengths
» Conservative fiscal town management
» Rural, small town atmosphere
» Low crime rate
» Smith Lake County Park with camping and pavilion
» Chequamegon and Butternut School Districts
» Local volunteer fire department and ambulance services
» Local hospital, medical and dental clinics
» Area youth activities

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