Welcome to the Village of Rosendale, Wisconsin. Rosendale is a small community located 11 miles west of Fond du Lac in northeast Wisconsin. This website is intended to be of use to both visitors and village members alike. We welcome you to our community and hope you enjoy your time here.
2020 Rosendale Memorial Day Service
May 25, 2020
NOTICE OF THE BOARD OF REVIEW AND OPEN BOOK FOR THE
VILLAGE OF ROSENDALE, COUNTY OF FOND DU LAC
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to s. 70.45, Wis. Stats., the assessment roll for the 2020 assessment year will be open for examination starting May 19, 2020 between 10 am & noon. Due to COVID-19, OPEN BOOKsessions will be conducted by phone. If you would like to set up a phone appointment, please contact Bowmar Appraisal, Inc. at (920) 733-5369 during regular business hours (M-F, 8:30-4:30) no later than 3 days prior to the Board of Review. The 2020 assessment roll, instructional information, and objection forms will be made available. These documents will assist with scheduling a hearing before the Board of Review. Keep in mind that objection forms must be filed with the clerk of the Board of Review at least 48 hours before the Board of Review is conducted unless the Board of Review chooses to waive this requirement.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the BOARD OF REVIEW for the Village of Rosendale of Fond du Lac County shall be held on Friday, June 5, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the Rosendale Village Hall, 211 N. Grant Street, Rosendale, WI 54974. Please be advised of the following requirements to appear before the Board of Review and procedural requirements if appearing before the Board:
No person shall be allowed to appear before the Board of Review, to testify to the Board by telephone or to contest the amount of any assessment of real or personal property if the person has refused a reasonable written request by certified mail of the Assessor to view such property.
After the first meeting of the Board of Review and before the Board’s final adjournment, no person who is scheduled to appear before the Board of Review may contact, or provide information to, a member of the Board about the person’s objection except at a session of the Board.
No person may appear before the Board of Review, testify to the Board by telephone or contest the amount of assessment unless, at least 48 hours before the first meeting of the Board or at least 48 hours before the objection is heard if the objection is allowed because the person has been granted a waiver of the 48 hour notice of an intent to file a written objection by appearing before the Board during the first two hours of the meeting and showing good cause for failure to meet the 48 hour notice requirement and files a written objection, that the person provides to the Clerk of the Board of Review notice as to whether the person will ask for removal of any Board members and, if so, which member will be removed and the person’s reasonable estimate of the length of time that the hearing will take.
When appearing before the Board, the person shall specify, in writing, the person’s estimate of the value of the land and of the improvements that are the subject of the person’s objection and specify the information that the person used to arrive at that estimate.
The Board shall hear upon oath, by telephone, all ill or disabled persons who present to the Board a letter from a physician, surgeon or osteopath that confirms their illness or disability. No other persons may testify by telephone.
Anyone wishing to file an objection must contact the Village Clerk to complete and submit the required objection form supplied by the Town, prior to appearing before the Board of Review.
This Notice is hereby posted at the following locations in the Village of Rosendale on the 27th day of April 2020:
Rosendale Municipal Building, 211 N. Grant St.
Rosendale Post Office, 281 N. Grant St.
Bluemkes Food Mart, 102 E. Division St.
This Notice is hereby Published on the 30th day of April, 2020 by:
Emily Wirkus, Village Clerk-Treasurer
*Sorry for the delay in adding the 2019 Memorial Day photos to the website....the website is not co-opperating with the upload*
I will keep trying to add the photos, but if anyone has access to facebook--the are also on the Rosendale Veterans Memorial Facebook page
Sorry for any inconvenience
Rosendale Memorial Day Service 2018
** photo credits go to Mark Kottke **
**photo credit: Mark Kottke**
Rosendale now has a Drug Drop Box!!
The Drug Drop Box is located in the lobby of the Rosendale Municipal Building, 211 N. Grant Street
Open to the public during Clerk's hours:
Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
WANTED: FIRST RESPONDERS & FIRE FIGHTERS
Rosendale Volunteer Fire Dept. & EMS
Seeking Volunteer Firefighters & EMS Personnel
For many years the Rosendale Volunteer Fire Department has protected our surrounding communities from Fire Emergencies utilizing all volunteers that stepped forward answering the call for their community; whether it be day or night, weekend or holiday. Today the Rosendale Fire Department continues to provide those same Fire/Rescue and Emergency Medical services with those same community volunteers.
The Rosendale Fire Department is accepting applications for future eligible volunteer firefighters and Medical First Responder providers.
We are looking for positive & dedicated individuals who believe in our Fire and EMS mission to serve and protect our community, and to be a part of our fire department team.
You will learn some important life skills, such as how to prevent and fight fires, how to rescue people and sustain them in life threatening situations, and how to operate state of the art firefighting equipment.
Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older, live in the Rosendale Fire District, and have a valid driver's license.
Eligible candidates selected, must be willing to complete the State of Wisconsin Entry Level Firefighter Two Part training program at one of our local community training colleges.
EMS Medical First Responders must complete the Wisconsin Medical First Responder Certified course.
For an application, or more information on how you can help the Rosendale Volunteer Fire Department and your community, please contact Chief Dave McCoy at 920-872-2812 or any one of our Rosendale Volunteer Firefigherts or EMS providers for more information.
**Attention Village of Rosendale Residents**
If anyone notices a light pole throughout the Village that appears to be burnt out, please contact the Village Clerks Office so it can be reported to Alliant and repaired.
You can contact the Village Clerks Office by calling 920-872-2740 or
Provide more security for your pet. Lost pets wearing current licenses find their way home sooner than those without. Pets without a collar and tags are often assumed to be a stray and never make their way home to their family. Let people know that you care about your pet. Keep your animal's vaccinations and licenses current. Place a collar with current tags on you pet. If we can locate you, we can get your pet home to you. Licenses can be obtained from the Village Clerk. A record of vaccination is required.
Ordinance #102 now requires ALL DOGS & CATS to be licensed. Residents will be allowed only 3 dogs or 3 cats, or any combination thereof. Licenses can be obtained from the Village Clerk durning normal business hours. A record of vaccination is required.
Dog Licenses: $5.00 each for Spayed or Neutered, $10.oo each if not Spayed or Neutered
Cat Licenses: $5.00 each for Spayed or Neutered, $10.oo each if not Spayed or Neutered
~Late fees: $10.00 per animal if registered AFTER March 31st~
In addition, if you fail to get a valid Village license for each dog or cat you own by March 31st, you may be issued a citation for violating Village Ordinance 102, resulting in a court appearance and fine of $187.00 per non-licensed pet. Call 920-872-2740 if you have any questions.
If you have a lost pet, please contact the Police Department or Public Works Office. The Village has a kennel to house lost pets until the owner(s) can be contacted.
Ordinance #102 defines animal control by the following:
* All dogs must be on a leash or chain not to exceed 6 feet in length and must be in the hands of the person controlling the dog.
* All persons having custody or control of any dog must keep the dog in an enclosure; be kept on an appropriate chain or tie not to exceed 6 feet in length; in an enclosed yard, whether walled or fenced, or in any other appropriate restraining enclosure.