Town of Westport

Regular Office Hours:

Fridays 7:30am-Noon

Kennedy Administration Building
5387 Mary Lake Road
Waunakee, WI 53597
Phone: (608) 849-4372 Fax: (608) 849-9657

The office will be closed if Waunakee Schools are closed due to road conditions.

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News and Announcements


Any resident who will be leaving town for any extended period of time and would like periodic checks on their property, may contact the Dane County Sheriff's Office at 608-255-2345.

Thursday, October 31, 2019 the Town will be holding a street sign pick up day, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The signs will be first come first serve with a two sign limit per resident.

When reporting alarms or lift station outages, residents are asked to please contact 608-849-4372.

If you are doing any grading, digging or topography changes near a pond, lake or stream, please contact the Town of Westport or Dane County Land and Water Resources to see if there are special permits that might be required. This will help avoid fees and penalties for not following proper procedures.

Pollution Prevention Week is observed through September 16th to September 22, 2019. This week is designated to highlight the value of pollution prevention and encourage people to take action. This year the Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District is offering bike tours of the plant on Saturday September 21st. More information can be found here

Brush dates for the 2019 season have been added here

Construction Newsletter: Salter Court and Caton Lane

The Town of Westport Assessment Change Summary can be viewed here. If you have any questions, please contact Associated Appraisal at 1-800-721-4157.

Appealing Your Property Tax Assessment

Notice: Board of Review: to be held on Monday, September 23, 2019

Board of Review Agenda: Monday, September 23, 2019

News Release: DCSO Responds to Burglaries and Stolen Vehicles

DCSO News Release: Asphalt Scams

Press Release: TDS Construction any questions or concerns should be directed to TDS

Press Release: Sheriff's Office Joins "Neighbors' by Ring to Provide Users with Real-Time, Local Crime and Safety Information

Press Release: Dane County to Award Grant to Groundswell Conservancy for Land Purchase in Westport

Open Burning in the Town of Westport is restricted and regulated by the Town Code of Ordinances. A brief summary can be viewed here

Design Guidelines Development Committee Public Informational Presentation

Storm Drain Murals in Waunakee and Westport

Dane County Storm Drain Mural Tour

Ripple Effects! Stormwater Animation Video

Dane County Bike Routes

Dane County Bicycle Map

USDA Rural Development Has Financing Available for Residents of Dane County to Purchase and/or Repair a Home. Could the 504 Program or the Direct Loan Program be Right for You?

Dane County Drainange District Program Update

Be Salt Wise

Yahara WINS Program Initiative Video Link

Dane County Drainage District Website