January 11th, 2011

Town Of ParisWelcome to the Town of Paris Website.

We hope that you take a look around and provide feedback on how we can make your Town of Paris information source more useful to you.

Upcoming Dates

January 11th, 2011

Town Board Meeting

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 – 7:00 pm

Board of Review – Open Book

Tuesday, May 2, 2017   11:00 am – 1:00pm

Town Board Meeting

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 – 7:00 pm

Board of Review

Friday, May 26, 2017 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Board of Review – Notice of Open Book

April 19th, 2017

Town of Paris

Notice of Open Book

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

11:00 am – 1:00 pm



Town of Paris, Kenosha County

Pursuant to s.70.45, Wis. Stats., the Town of Paris assessment roll for the year 2017 assessment will be open for examination on the second day of May, 2017 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, at the Town of Paris Safety Building, 16607 Burlington Road, Union Grove, WI (262)859-3006.

Please make an appointment if you wish to discuss your property assessment on the above mentioned day with the Town Assessor.  Call 262-859-3006 to schedule an appointment.

Instructional material about the assessment, how to file an objection, and board of review procedures under Wisconsin law will be available at that time.


Notice is hereby given this 19th day of April, 2017

Beverly McCumber, Clerk-Treasurer


April 10th, 2017

Special Town Board Meeting

Monday, April 13, 2017          3:30 p.m.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Town Board of the Town of Paris will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, April 13, 2017 at 3:30 pm at the Paris Town Hall, 16607 Burlington Road, Union Grove, WI 53182, for the following:

  1. The Town Board will take up a motion to go into CLOSED SESSION, pursuant to Wis. Stat. Sections 19.85(1)(e) and (g), for the purpose of conducting public business, whenever competitive or bargaining reasons require a closed session, and to confer with legal counsel for the Town who is rendering oral or written advice concerning strategy to be adopted by the body with respect to the following litigation in which it is or is likely to become involved: (1) Kolnik, et al. v. Village of Somers, et al., Kenosha County Circuit Court, Case # 2016-CV-000480; (2) Contested case hearing before the Department of Natural Resources (“DNR”) and Petition for Judicial Review of DNR decision; Kenosha County Circuit Court, Case # 2016-CV-908; and (3) status of discussions/negotiations on intergovernmental agreements.
  2. The Town Board shall RECONVENE INTO OPEN SESSION to take possible action on the item(s) discussed during the CLOSED SESSION.
  3. Adjourn.

Dated and Posted this 10th day of April, 2017.

Heather Nikula

Deputy Clerk-Treasurer, Town of Paris

For Your Information

April 3rd, 2017

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that there will be a joint meeting of the Kenosha/Racine County Units of Wisconsin Towns Association on the evening of Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the Town of Norway, 6419 Heg Park Road, Wind Lake, WI  53185.

Speaker:  Rich Manthe, WTA Legal Counsel, will discuss “Powers of the Annual Town Meeting – Authorizations to the Town Board”.  Agenda also includes follow up to WTA major legislative issues and elections PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that there will be a joint meeting of the Kenosha/Racine County Units of will be held.

**PLEASE NOTE**:  Members of the Paris Town Board and the Paris Plan Commission in numbers sufficient to create a quorum of those bodies may be in attendance.  NO ACTION by these bodies will be taken at this meeting


Posted this 3rd day of April, 2017

Beverly McCumber, Town Clerk-Treasurer

Notice of 2017 Annual Meeting

March 29th, 2017


Annual Town Meeting for the Town of Paris

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 7:00 pm


  1. Call to Order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Minutes of the 2016 Annual Meeting
  4. Set date and Time for 2018 Annual Meeting
  •     Third Tuesday of April: April 17, 2018
  1. Honor Emil Kreger and Mark Wisnefski
  2. Construction in 2016, Don Fox, Building Inspector
  3. 2016 Plan Commission update, John Holloway Plan Commissioner
  4. 2016 Fire & Rescue update, Chief Roland Iwen
  5. Audited Financial Statement
  6. Old Business
  7. New Business
  8. Adjourn

Testing of Election Equipment

March 22nd, 2017


Town of Paris

Office of the Clerk

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Public Test of the DS200 scanner and ballot tabulator and Express Vote universal voting system to be used at the April 4th, 2017 Spring Election will be conducted at the Paris Safety Building, 16607 Burlington Road, at 1:00 pm. Wednesday, March 29th, 2017.

The Public Test is open to the general public per Wisconsin State Statutes Chapter 5; Section 5:84.

Beverly McCumber

Clerk-Treasurer, Town of Paris

Posted:  March 24th, 2017

Household Hazardous Waste, E-waste & Refrigerant Collection Event

March 20th, 2017

Kenosha County Executive

Jim Kreuser

Announces a

Household Hazardous Waste, E-waste & Refrigerant

Collection Event

Household hazardous waste items include:

Household cleaning items, aerosol cans, bug sprays, vehicle related fluids, oil-based paints, paint removal products, fluorescent bulbs, pool chemicals and garden/outdoor related products.

E-waste (electronic waste) items include:

Computers, laptops, fax machines, keyboards, mice, stereos, scanners, iPods, TVs, VCRs, DVD, CD and MP3 players, printers, phones, copiers, power tools, toner cartridges and electronic toys.

Refrigerant waste (containing freon) items include:

Refrigerators, water coolers, freezers, air conditions, water heaters, dehumidifiers, microwaves and other household appliances.

Do NOT bring the following materials:

Lead acid (vehicle/power tool) batteries, latex paint, tires, infectious or biological waste, compressed gas cylinders, explosives, radioactive waste, medical and pharmaceutical waste and commercial or business waste.  These materials will NOT be accepted.

Bring your items to the

Kenosha County Center

19600 75th Street, Bristol, WI  53104

on Saturday, May 6, 2017

from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm

For more information, please visit the Kenosha County website at www.kenoshacounty.org or contact the Kenosha County UW-Extension at 262-857-1945.

Absentee Voting

March 15th, 2017

Absentee/Early Voting

For 4/4/17 Spring Election

Begins Wednesday, March 15, 2017 – Friday, March 31, 2017

During Regular business hours

Monday and Wednesday, 9-5

Tuesday 1-5

Friday 9-1

The office is closed every Thursday


Voter ID and registration are required.



For assistance please call Town of Paris Clerk

Beverly McCumber at 262-960-1040

RESULTS: November 22, 2016 Recall Election

November 23rd, 2016

RESULTS:  November 22, 2016 Recall Election

Total Votes Cast:  657



Virgil Gentz:  397

Joe Kolnik:    256

Supervisor 1

Ron Kammerzelt:   397

Paul Terry:   255

 Supervisor 2

Ken Monson:  388

Robert Fliess:  263


Certified:  Nov. 22, 2016

Beverly McCumber, Clerk – Treasurer

Town of Paris

Budget Hearing Notice

October 28th, 2016




NOTICE IS HEREBY given that on Wednesday, November 16th, 2016, 7:00 pm, at the Paris Safety Building, 16607 Burlington Road, a PUBLIC HEARING on the proposed 2017 Budget for the Town of Paris will be held.  The proposed budget in detail is available for inspection at the Clerk’s office on Monday & Wednesday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Tuesday 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm , Friday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm and the first Saturday of the month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.  The following is a summary of the proposed 2017 Budget:

2016 Budget                                                     2017 Budget


Town Tax Collected from Residents                                   0.00                                                    0.00

Beginning Fund Balance: Jan 1st                      $21,650,838.75                                $ 21,291,180.66

Intergovernmental Revenue                                     343,593.38                                       361,326.45

Licenses & Permits                                                        12,900.00                                         12,900.00

Public Charges for Services                                         16,000.00                                         16,000.00

Miscellaneous Revenue                                           1,229,323.53                       ____    1,196,523.53_

TOTAL REVENUE                                        $23,252,655.66                                  $22,877,930.64



General Government                                  $380,975.00                                                $547,725.00

Public Safety                                                   281,500.00                                                 295,500.00

Public Works & Non Department

& General                                            293,000.00                                               295,000.00

Health & Human Services                               6,000.00                                                    6,000.00

Other Financing Uses                              1,000,000.00                                            1,000,000.00

Development Rights                                              0.00                                                               0.00              

TOTAL EXPENDITURES        $1,961,475.00                                              $2,144,225.00


Fund Balance:                                       $21,291,180.66                                         $20,733,705.64




NOTICE IS HEREBY given that a Special Town Meeting of the Electors is being called pursuant to Section 60.12(1)(b) of Wisconsin Statutes immediately following the budget hearing which begins at 7:00 pm, at the Paris Safety Building for the following purposes:


  1. To approve the total 2017 Highway Expenditures pursuant to 81.01(3) of the Wisconsin Statutes
  2. Any other business allowed by law
  3. Adjourn Special Elector’s Meeting




NOTICE IS HEREBY given that a Special Town Board Meeting will be held immediately following the Special Elector’s Meeting pursuant to Section 60.10(1)(a) of the Wis. Statutes, for the following purpose:


  1. To Adopt the Town Budget
  2. Any other business allowed by law
  3. Adjourn


Beverly McCumber

Clerk/Treasurer, Town of Paris                                                                                    Published: 10/31/16 & 11/1/16

Notice of Recall petition

October 24th, 2016


Town of Paris

November 22, 2016

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to a Certificate of Sufficiency filed by the clerk of the Town of Paris, dated October 19, 2016, it is ordered that on November 22, 2016, a Recall Election is to be held in the Town of Paris at which the following offices are to be elected against whom a recall petition has been filed pursuant to Article XIII, Section 12, of the Wisconsin Statutes, for the remainder of the term which expires on April 17, 2017:

Office                                                     Incumbent

Town Board Chairman                         Virgil Gentz

        Town Board Supervisor                      Ron Kammerzelt

Town Board Supervisor                      Ken Monson


NOTICE IS FURTHUR GIVEN, that the first day to circulate nomination papers is Wednesday, October 19, 2016 and the deadline for filing nomination papers, a campaign registration statement and a declaration of candidacy for the Recall Election is 5:00 p.m., on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, in the office of the Town Clerk, 16607 Burlington Road, Union Grove, WI

  •  Note that the incumbents are candidates at the recall election without filling a registration statement, declaration of candidacy, or nomination papers unless he resigns within 10 days of October 19, 2016.


NOTICE IS FURTHUR GIVEN, that if a recall primary is necessary, the recall primary will be held on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 with the Recall Election to be held Tuesday, December 20, 2016.


Done in the Town of Paris

On October 20, 2016

Beverly McCumber, Town of Paris Clerk