May 2020 Council Meeting Moved

City Chetek Council Meeting

The May Council meeting date has been moved to:

Wednesday, May 13th, 2020

6:00 p.m.

Due to Special Congressional Election being held on Tuesday, May 12th.
Location: 220 Stout Street, Chetek, WI – council chambers

The meeting will be live on the City’s Facebook for the public to view.
In-person attendance will be limited due to the on-going Coronavirus
pandemic. Those wishing to attend in person should contact the city clerk’s
office at 715-924-4838


April 7, 2020 Election Numbers

515 total voters

314 absentee ballots were issued– 257 of those absentee ballots have been returned and are included in the total above

Results will be completed on April 13th when election officials reconvene to count any remaining absentee ballots postmarked by April 7th and returned through the mail by April 13th.


2020 Census is coming!

The 2020 Census will be here before you know it! Here’s a quick refresher of what it is and why it’s so important.


Recycling Bin has Moved!

The Barron County Recycling Bin has moved from behind Atrium (702 Tainter Street) to behind City Hall (220 Stout Street).

The other bin located at 209 Water Street (by the WWTP) is still in place.

Read more about Barron County’s program here.


Licensing of dogs required annually

📣Licensing of dogs required annually📣 Pursuant to Wisconsin Statute 174.05 – Except as provided in s. 174.054, the owner of a dog more than 5 months of age on January 1 of any year, or 5 months of age within the license year, shall annually, or on or before the date the dog becomes 5 months of age, pay the dog tax and obtain a license. 🔸You may obtain your dog license at city hall – a copy of the dogs rabies certificate from the veterinarian is required to obtain the license. 🔸The fee is $6.00 for spayed/neutered. $12.00 for non-fixed dogs. Stop in at city hall or mail your information and fee to: City of Chetek, PO Box 194, Chetek, WI. We will back to you the license and copies of your rabies certificate. ⚠️Failure to license your dog may result in a fine of not less than $25.00 nor more than $100 as provided under 174.042(4)

Paperless Billing: It’s here!

Did you know we offer paperless billing? Simply set-up your account with PSN and choose paperless billing to have your monthly bill delivered to your inbox! No more postcards getting lost in the mail. Click here, PSN, to set-up your online account. Additional perks of using PSN:
  • online payment processing
  • automatic payment options
  • online history of usage
  • never write a check again!

Pay Your Bill Online

Pay your Utility Bill online! PSN is our payment processor and the account set-up is as easy as 1-2-3! Start saving time today! You will need your utility account number and that is it. You can set-up payments from your checking account, debit card or credit card. They can be set-up to run automatically* each month or you can set a reminder to pay monthly. Click here, PSN, to set-up your account today. If you have any questions, please call PSN’s customer service; they are great to work with!   *If doing automatic payments, we do suggest you make the payment date between the 5th and 15th. When setting up automatic payments, leave the “payment amount” blank and just what is billed will be withdrawn.