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Associated Appraisal Consultants, Inc.
PO Box 2011
Appleton, WI 54912-2111

Michael Jacek
General Engineering Company
916 Silver Lake Dr
Portage, WI 53901

The Town Hall in not available for rental at this time.

Cat licenses are not required in the Town of Beaver Dam.

All dogs must be licensed at the age of five months. The license year runs from January 1st through December 31st. Licenses for the year are generally available by the third week in December. Any license not purchased by March 31st, for that calendar year, will be charged a late fee of $25.00, with the only exception being a new dog. The license fee is $8.00 for spayed or neutered dogs and $18.00 for non-spayed or non-neutered dogs. Proof of rabies vaccination is required in order to license your dog.

View the license application here.

For large bulk items you may call Advanced Waste Services at 920-387-0987 and arrange for a special pick-up or ask to drop off at the landfill site. For appliances you may call LaGrange at 319-0999. See Notices for dumpster dates.

Refuse is collected weekly, and recycling is every other week depending on your location, on Mondays. If there is a holiday during the week, it will be the following day. Garbage/Recyclables must be out by 5:00 AM in the containers provided by the collection service. LRS/Badgerland Disposal is the Town of Beaver Dam's collection service. If you have specific questions about your personal collection, contact LRS direct at 608-580-0580.

The garbage contact for the Town of Beaver Dam is Badgerland Disposal. Their phone number is 608-580-0580.

By mail, please mail checks to:

Town of Beaver Dam

Nicole Banes, Treasurer

W8540 County Road W

Beaver Dam, WI 53916

Please include your phone number on your check. If you would like a receipt, you must include a self-addressed stamped envelope.

In person, taxes will be collected at the Town Hall. Please check the "NOTICES" tabs for collection hours.

The town polling place is the Beaver Dam Town Hall, located at W8540 Cty W, Beaver Dam. You are invited to register with the Clerk prior to election day. See the Election page for more information.

The Town of Beaver Dam office is located at W8540 County Highway W, Beaver Dam, WI. From the City of Beaver Dam, take South University Avenue past the hospital approximately 1/4 mile and the Town Hall is located on the left.

2024 Schedule for Bulk Waste and Metals Collection
From 8:00am – 12:00pm on the following dates, dumpsters will be available for bulk waste and metals disposal at the Town Hall located at W8540 County Road W. This service is available for all residents that receive and pay for garbage assessment through the Town of Beaver Dam. Residents that DO NOT receive or pay for garbage assessment will be able to purchase Bulk Waste Cards to use on Bulk Waste collection. The cost of this being $20 per card, with no limit on card purchases. $20 is the charge per trip, per dumpster day, per unit. Unit being defined as one vehicle or one trailer. Cards are non-refundable. You must bring a Bulk Waste Card with you for bulk waste disposal. Proof of town residence must be provided at time of card purchase and on bulk waste collection day. To purchase a card visit Town Hall. For more information visit
Saturday, April 13th
Saturday, June 8th
Saturday, August 10th
Saturday, October 12th (electronics accepted)

PLEASE NOTE: Bulk waste drop off will ONLY be allowed from 8:00am – 12:00pm. The driveway will be closed outside of those hours. Photo I.D. will be required

No construction/roofing materials, appliances, tree limbs, tires, oil, fluorescent lights, freezers, air conditioners, paints or household chemicals. For items not collected (i.e. construction materials, tires, appliances, etc.) or disposal of items outside of these dates, and for current rates, please contact:
Glacier Ridge Landfill
N7296 Cty Hwy V, Horicon
(920) 387-0987 or 1-800-387-0949

The Town of Beaver Dam has a Yard Waste dump site. Starting 2023 and moving forward the dump site will be open April 1 until November 15. Yard Waste (lawn clippings, leaves, garden materials) & BRUSH drop off is located at the Town Hall. RESIDENTS ONLY – NO CONTRACTORS. Sticks/limbs/stumps are not to exceed 4 inches in diameter and 6 feet in length. Violators may be fined up to $1,000.

(All items below must be rinsed clean and placed unbagged in the proper recycling container provided by the collection agency.)
MIXED CONTAINERS: aluminum cans and clean aluminum foil, tin cans, steel cans, aerosol cans, empty/dried paint cans, glass bottles and jars, #1-7 plastic, milk cartons, juice boxes, soup cartons
MIXED PAPER: Newspaper, magazines, books, mail, school/office paper, brown corrugated cardboard, gray chipboard (cereal & shoe boxes), brown paper bags, shredded paper (bagged in clear plastic)
DO NOT PUT THE FOLLOWING ITEMS IN THE RECYCLING CART: Styrofoam of any kind, trash, construction materials, clothing, yard waste, household hazardous waste, electronics