Vilas Co. Board

Worth could be $1 million
4:25 pm
Tue January 27, 2015

Supervisor Wants Dozens of VC Lots Put Up For Sale

Credit Vilas county-Google Map

Vilas county board supervisor Jerry Burkett is a long time Eagle River area realtor. Burkett made a presentation at Tuesday's board meeting for the county to look at selling off dozens of parcels that are under county control, most of which have been forgotten.

Burkett says he spent more than 100 hours putting together the report. As an example,  one lot near the wastewater plant is owned by the county. He says the view of the plant isn't the most enticing, but...

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Vilas Co. debates state control
5:11 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

State Law Changes Local Input On Tower Sitings

Cell phone tower

How would you react to the construction of a communications tower near your home?

Before the Wisconsin legislature changed the rules, you could have voiced your thoughts at a public hearing BEFORE the tower went up.

That’s no longer the case, as confirmed by Vilas County Corporation Counsel Martha Milanowski at Tuesday’s meeting of the Vilas county board of supervisors:


" may not be something we agree with, but it is something we must follow...."


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