10084 County Highway A
Mount Horeb, WI  53572

Located in the southwest corner of Dane County, the Town of Perry is thirty-six square
miles of gently rolling hills with abundant wildlife and rural beauty.  (map)

Named in honor of Admiral Oliver Hazard Perry,
Naval Commander in the War of 1812

Population 737 (2018)

Town Of Perry Updates:


Community Recycling Event

Saturday, September 7, 2019
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Sunrise Park
119 Telemark Parkway
Mount Horeb, WI

Hosted by:  RecycleThatStuff.com (Resource Solutions) / 608-244-2454


Notice – Town of Perry
Recycling Center
Additional Opening Hours – 2019

1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

beginning Tuesday, May 7 and ending Tuesday, September 3, 2019


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to each person who owns, occupies or controls land in:

                                                                       VILLAGE OF MOUNT HOREB

                                                                       VILLAGE OF BLUE MOUNDS

                                                                            TOWN OF SPRINGDALE

                                                                            TOWN OF PERRY

                                                                            TOWN OF PRIMROSE

                                                                            TOWN OF BLUE MOUNDS

To destroy all noxious weed on such property before plants bloom. The noxious weeds are Canada Thistle, Leafy Spurge, Field Bindweed (commonly known as Creeping Jenny) and any other weed the governing body of the municipality has declared to be noxious.

Noxious weeds shall be controlled at such time and in such manner as will effectively prevent them from maturing to the bloom or flower stage as required by Section 66.0407 of the Wisconsin Statutes.

Dane County Zoning Ordinance

The Town of Perry Board signed the Resolution to Adopt the Comprehensively Revised Dane County Zoning Ordinance on May 14, 2019.
A certified copy of Resolution 2019-01 was filed with the Dane County Clerk on May 15, 2019.


Information on the new zoning ordinance

CURRENT zoning district fact sheets

NEW zoning district fact sheets

Dane County also has an interactive mapping tool that shows both the current and proposed zoning for any parcel in Dane County:  enter your property address in the upper right magnifying glass, or zoom to the desired location.  Clicking on any parcel allows you to see detailed parcel information, as well as the proposed zoning district fact sheets.  You can also switch to the aerial mode by clicking on the base map icon in the lower right corner.

If you have any questions, please contact Dane County Planning and Development at (608) 267-4115.

April 2019

The Friends of the Parks of Perry are looking for volunteers to help with projects in the Town of Perry’s parks.

A number of projects have been initiated by the Friends Group and the Perry Parks and Open Space Committee with the approval of the Town Board.  For a complete list, see Volunteer Opportunities 2019.

Please contact Town of Perry Board member Mick Klein Kennedy, Park Supervisor and President of the Friends of the Parks of Perry, for further information on how and when you can help:
Email: mick@wisconsinlandscapes.com Phone: 437-3662


Firewood available from the trees that were cut
down at the Hauge Historic District Park.

Please contact Royce Nelson or Mick Klein Kennedy
for the availability and location of the wood.

Royce Nelson               cell: 608-444-6242

Mick Klein Kennedy    cell: 608-843-3297