Benton, WI

Come Grow With Us!

Archive for the ‘News’


Published November 1st, 2018

Leaf & Garden pick up – Nov. 12th

Published November 1st, 2018

Brush Pick up Nov. 14th

Published November 1st, 2018

Burn Days Nov. 2 – Nov. 11th

Published October 3rd, 2018

October Newsletter

October 2018Newsletter

Published October 10th, 2017

Come grow with us-Subdivision ad-lots available

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Published June 14th, 2017

Attention Residents building permits required

IF YOU ARE MAKING ANY MODIFICATIONS TO YOU HOME, YOU WILL NEED TO COMPLETE  A ZONING PERMIT APPLICATION.

Application can be obtained on the village website or by stopping at the village office

zoning.buildingpermint application-pdf

 

Published March 31st, 2017

REMINDER TO PICK UP AFTER YOUR ANIMALS WHEN OUT AND ABOUT

PLEASE REFER TO THE MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE FOR ANY QUESTIONS….

DOG ORDINANCE
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Published April 5th, 2016

Meal Sites

Meal Sites –

Published October 7th, 2015

Garbage Rules

If you are moving or disposing of a large amount of trash, please do not place a large quantity at the curb-you must arrange for a dumpster or pickup at your own cost. Weekly curbside trash collection is for normal household refuse amounts.

Please do not exceed four 35 gallon cans. Do not exceed 50 lbs in weight-the can must be able to be picked up by one person.

A large item pickup can be pre-scheduled through the Village Office (759-3721) for pickup the first Thursday of each month, however, excessive quantities will not be accepted.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please see below for additional information on garbage and recycling.

  • Pickup every Thursday
  • Place curbside by 6:00 am
  • If a holiday falls on a Thursday, pickup will be the following Saturday

Special Items

  • Appliances-Picked up the first Thursday of each month. Cost is $5 and stickers must be purchased at Village Office.
  • Tires-Up to 4 tires can be picked up on Thursdays. Cost is $2 per tire and stickers must be purchased at Village Office.
  • Large Item– Picked up the first Thursday of each month. No charge; however, the Village Office must be contacted in order to schedule the pick up prior to placement at curb.
  • Construction  Waste-Persons with over half cubic yard must arrange for their own pick up with a vendor of their choice and at their cost.
  • Electronics-CANNOT be picked up. Special pickup is scheduled annually in August or you may make your own arrangements.

 

Published October 7th, 2015

Sign Up for Direct Payment For Benton Municipal Utilities and Avoid Late Fees!

Customers of Benton Municipal Utilities may sign up for direct payment of their utility bills. Simply fill out the attached Direct Payment Authorization Form and return to the Benton Village Office located at 244 Ridge Avenue. You will then be signed up to have your utility bill paid directly from your checking account each month. Payments will be withdrawn from your account on the 15th of each month. Customers must be signed up by the 10th of the month to participate in that month’s direct payment of their bill. You will continue to receive a copy of your bill, however, payments will be automatically withdrawn from your account. No need to write another check!! If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Village Office at (608) 759-3721.

DIRECT PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION