The Town of Oakland is in Jefferson County, WI and borders the Village of Cambridge & Town of Christiana (Dane County) to the west, Town of Lake Mills to the north, Town of Jefferson & Town of Koshkonong to the east and Town of Sumner to the south.
Yes, we apply for recycling grant monies based on meeting recycling standards to help offset the cost. Servicing the Town for garbage/recycling is Advanced Disposal.
Yes, we have a compost/grass clippings area located behind the Town Hall. Grass clippings, leaves, garden waste and branches can be dropped off. Woodchips, compost and salt/sand mix can be picked up as they become available. Curbside brush pick-up takes place every 3rd week of April and 3rd week of October.
Property Tax bills are usually printed early part of December and mail shortly thereafter.
You can find the answer to this question by clicking on the Property Tax category on the home page.
No, due to the cost of accepting credit/debit cards as a form of payment and of which that cost would be placed on the taxpayers, the Town of Oakland has decided not to accept credit/debit cards.
You can find the answer to this question by clicking on the Dog Licensing category on the home page.
Fences must be placed at least one foot within your property line with posts facing you. You are responsible for maintaining both sides of your fence. No fences are allowed within 75 feet of the lake shore.
The Public Boat Launch is located at the end of Island Lane and is open from May 1st through September 30th. Daily passes are available at the launch for $7.oo but you may purchase a seasonal pass at Cambridge BP Gas, Cambridge Piggly Wiggly and Town Hall. Seasonal passes are $30 for non-residents, $20 for residents and seniors.