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WELCOME to the Town of Perry
 

Thirty Six square miles of gently rolling hills with abundant wildlife and rural beauty, located in the southwest corner of Dane County in the state of Wisconsin.
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SPECIAL NEWS ANNOUNCEMENT

The Town of Perry Fundraising Committee has raised over $250,000 towards paying off the debt related to the Hauge Park.

On February 12, the Committee went live with a Crowd Funding Campaign on Indiegogo.com at:

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/help-a-little-town-protect-a-national-treasure/x/8352887

Please help us raise funds by posting the link above to your social media accounts like Facebook and Twitter, and emailing the link to interested parties (old neighbors, Norwegian clubs, church groups, and the like).

The more people that see this campaign, the more funds we will raise!

If you or someone you know would like to make a non-binding, tax deductible contribution directly, please use our pledge form at: http://www.perry-wi.gov/documents/Fundraising/PerryPledgeForm0314.pdf

Thank you for your help!

 

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Named in honor of Admiral Oliver Hazard Perry, naval commander
 
Population 734 (2012)
 
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2015 SPRING ELECTION: APRIL 7

For sample ballots of Mount Horeb, New Glarus and Pecatonica School Districts, visit the section on Elections and Voting on our Town Government page.

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NEED TO DISPOSE OF HOUSEHOLD OR AG HAZARDOUS WASTE?

The Dane County Clean Sweep facility is open year-round and can accept many types of hazardous waste materials at our new location, 7102 Highway 12 at the Dane County landfill site. Check our web site for complete details.

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ATTENTION BUYERS OF VACANT FARMLAND:
State Use Value Conversion Charge May Apply to Your Project

Farmland converted to a non-farm use may be subject to a state "use-value conversion charge". The conversion charge applies when the land is actually converted to a residential, commercial, or manufacturing use and the change is reflected in the tax assessment classification. In addition, land is subject to a conversion charge if it becomes tax-exempt and its use is no longer agricultural. You can read more about how the charge is calculated HERE.

For example, the buyer of a vacant residential lot that was split off by a farm owner would be subject to the conversion charge after the new home is built and the town assesor changes the classification from ag to residential.  Sellers are supposed to disclose that the conversion charge will apply, but sometimes this doesn't happen.  As can be imagined, for those unaware of the fee, it can be a rude awakening to get a bill for hundreds or thousands of dollars shortly after finishing construction of a new house. 

Note that this fee has been around for many years and is unrelated to the "rezone conversion fee" which the state has repealed.

For more information, contact Majid Allan at 608-267-2536, or allan@countyofdane.com.

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WHICH ELECTRONICS ARE BANNED FROM WISCONSIN LANDFILLS?


In Wisconsin, it is illegal to throw away the following items:  cell phones, computers, printers, computer monitors, televisions, DVD players, VCRs, fax machines, keyboards and computer accessories such as hard drives, speakers, flash drives and modems.


These items and other electronics can be RECYCLED throughout the state.  To learn more about recycling your old electronics and a list of collection sites, visit E-Cycle Wisconsin at: www.dnr.wi.gov/ecyclewisconsin

 

   
 

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The Dane County Bookmobile stops in Daleyville every Tuesday from 4:15 to 4:45 PM at the Perry Lutheran Church parking lot.