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The Town of Freedom is a rapidly growing community with a population of 6,057. Freedom is actually at the crossroads of the Fox Valley, located halfway between Appleton and Green Bay on County E and halfway between Kaukauna and Seymour on State Highway 55 in Outagamie County.

The Town of Freedom shares borders with: Center, Osborn, Oneida, Kaukauna, Grand Chute and Vandenbroek.
The Town of Freedom shares borders with: Center, Osborn, Oneida, Kaukauna, Grand Chute and Vandenbroek.
Freedom Area Historical Society
The Town of Freedom shares borders with: Center, Osborn, Oneida, Kaukauna, Grand Chute and Vandenbroek.
Freedom Fire Department
Freedom Fire Department
The Town of Freedom shares borders with: Center, Osborn, Oneida, Kaukauna, Grand Chute and Vandenbroek.
The Town of Freedom shares borders with: Center, Osborn, Oneida, Kaukauna, Grand Chute and Vandenbroek.
Freedom Middle School
Freedom Elementary School
Freedom High School
The Town of Freedom shares borders with: Center, Osborn, Oneida, Kaukauna, Grand Chute and Vandenbroek.

TOWN NEWS  

Special Town Board Meeting - Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 6:00 p.m. - Freedom Town Hall

Full Time Employment Opportunity - Public Works Laborer Position

The Town of Freedom has an opening for a Public Works Laborer ($18.00 – $21.92 per hour plus excellent benefits). The position is responsible for skilled and unskilled labor essential to the maintenance and operation's of the Town's streets and parks. Work is performed year round with some weekend and holiday hours required. 

Submit cover letter, resume and completed employment application to claha@townoffreedom.org or mail to Town of Freedom, W2004 County Road S, P.O. Box 1007, Freedom, WI 54131. See full job description and application below. Applications and resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. For more information, please call (920) 788-4548.

The Town of Freedom is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To view the full job description, click here

To view the application, click here.


Freedom Christmas Parade regrets to announce the cancellation of the Freedom Christmas Parade. This disappointment news comes in response to public health and safety converns regarding COVID-19. The goal is to be back in 2021, bigger and better, with your support and trust. We wish you a happy, safe, and healthy holiday season, and thanks to all our past parade participants, spectators and Freedom area residents for your understanding!

**CANCELED** Notice of 2021 Budget Hearing and Notice of Special Town Meeting of Electors - Monday, November 30, 2020 - 6p.m. - Freedom Town Hall - **CANCELED**

Notice of 2021 Budget Hearing and Notice of Special Town Meeting of Electors - Monday, December 7, 2020 - 6p.m. - Freedom Town Hall

2021 Budget

Budget Hearing - Dec 7 photo


NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING

TOWN OF FREEDOM

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY

Notice is hereby given that the Town Board of Supervisors hold a public hearing at the Town of Freedom Town Hall located at W2004 County Road S, in the Town of Freedom beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 for all persons interested, or their agents or attorneys, to appear before the Board and be heard concerning proposed text amendements to Section 18.202, 18.301, and 18.307 of the Town of Freedom Subdivision Ordinance. The prupose of the proposed text amendments is to allow for a parent parcel to be divided into four total lots during the lifetime of the Town of Freedom Subdivision Ordinance with a Certified Survey Map.

A complete copy of the proposed text amendments is available for viewing upon request filed with the Town of Freedom.

Any person may address the Town Board by letter to: Town of Freedom, P.O. Box 1007, Freedom, Wi 54131, by email at claha@townoffreedom.org or appear in person or by agent and be heard.

Dated this 25th day of November, 2020

Town of Freedom

Colleen Laha, Town Clerk

Publication Dates: December 2 and 9, 2020


 

 NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION

TOWN OF FREEDOM

APRIL 6, 2021

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that at an election to be held in the Town of Freedom, on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, for the following offices to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed. The term for all offices is for two years, beginning on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, unless otherwise indicated.

OFFICE                                                          INCUMBENT

Town Chairperson                                        Charles Kramer

Town Board Supervisor #1                          Brandon Conrad

Town Board Supervisor #3                          Jason Vanden Berg

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the first day to circulate nomination papers is December 1, 2020, and the final day for filing nomination papers is 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 3, 2021, in the office of the Town Clerk.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that if a Primary is necessary, the Primary will be held on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.

Colleen M. Laha

Town Clerk 

POSTED: November 23, 2020

PUBLISHED: November 24, 2020

ALL NIGHT PARKING PROHIBITED from November 1 through March 31 between 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. - no person shall park a vehicle on any street or road within the Town.


All Town of Freedom Parks shall be closed from 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. the following day. Dogs are not allowed in the park - only service dogs!


Join our Text Message List to receive important information/announcements from the Town.  Just text the word "FREEDOMT" to "36000" and answer the question with a "Y".  You will then receive a text that you have been added to our list!Text Message Picture


Dog Licenses

Dog licenses can be obtained at the same time you pay your taxes. Please issue a separate check for the dog tag and one for the taxes. This can also be done by mail. We will send the dog tag as well as the receipt for your taxes generally within one week. Please send proof of rabies vaccination, and list the name, gender, breed and color of the dog.


Town of Freedom Comprehensive Plan 2020-2040


**FROM DNR. Warden: Violation of “illegal operation of an ATV or UTV in the vicinity of a highway” is $232.00. This covers operating illegally on the paved surface as well as in the ditch!***

 Town of Freedom Ordinance No. 19-01 - Does not include County or State Highways - an ordinance authorizing all-terrain/utility terrain vehicle trains and routes within the Town of Freedom, Outagamie County, Wisconsin. 

 Please remember ATV’s/UTV’s are only allowed on TOWN ROADS in the Town of Freedom.

They are NOT legal to ride on county or state roads within the Town of Freedom.
When county roads become available, we will post them.

11/3/2020 Election Results:

0 provisional ballots

 

President of the United States
Joseph R. Biden / Kamala D. Harris: 1143
Donald J. Trump / Michael R. Pence: 2690
Don Blankenship / William Mohr: 11
Jo Jorgensen / Jeremy Spike Cohen: 37
Brian Carroll / Amar Patel: 9
SCATTERING: 5

 

REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS DISTRICT 8
Amanda Stuck: 924
Mike Gallagher: 2918
SCATTERING: 0

 

STATE SENATOR DISTRICT 2
Robert L. Cowles: 3134
SCATTERING: 77

 

REPRESENTATIVE TO THE ASSEMBLY DISTRICT 5
Jim Steineke: 3132
Dominic Jessy McClain (write-in): 1
SCATTERING: 55

 

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY
Mindy Tempelis: 3030
SCATTERING: 37

 

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY CLERK
Jeff King: 3101
SCATTERING: 37

 

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY TREASURER
Trenten J. Woelfel: 3100
SCATTERING: 33

 

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS
Sarah R. Van Camp: 3160
SCATTERING: 29

NOTICE all Town Buildings, Parks, Playgrounds, and Bathrooms are NOW OPEN and available for public use. However, please continue to be mindful of COVID-19. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR OWN HEALTH AND SANITIZING. General Public Guidelines - We need your help to ensure we best keep you and our staff healthy. Click on the link for the general guidelines.


BURNING OF LEAVES, BRUSH, CLEAN WOOD OR OTHER VEGETATIVE MATERIALS IN RESIDENTIAL AREAS - The burning of all leaves, brush, clean wood or other vegetative materials in any residential area is strictly prohibited.  Any burning of leaves, brush, clean wood or other vegetative materials outside of any residential area is allowed but only with an approved permit from the hours between 4 PM and 9 PM. 

Burning Permit Application


The Town Garage/Brush Drop Off site will CLOSE Monday, November 16 at 3pm for the year. 

The property is covered by surveillance  camera. This is ONLY for TOWN of FREEDOM RESIDENTS! They are accepting leaves, grass and brush. Branches can only be 4 to 5" in diameter, no logs! NO STUMPS!


Trash & Recycling Container Placement

Please remember to properly place your weekly trash and recycling containers along your street.  The containers should be positioned four feet from the paved road surface for roads with ditches or as close to the backside of the curb as possible for roads with curb & gutter.  Properly placing the containers allows the snow plowing crews to do a better job of plowing and also minimizes the potential for damage to the containers. Garbage and recycling bins should be placed by 5am along the road/curb for pickup.

2020 Garbage/Recycling Schedule2020 Garbage Recycling photo

2021 Garbage/Recycling Schedule


Social Security Offices Near Me

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Meals on Wheels - Looking for volunteers Monday thru Friday, every other month, only once a week for about 1 hour. January, March, May, July, September & November. Splitting up routes. Call Dennis at 920-766-2908 or darnoldussen@juno.com


Municipal Emergency Proclamation


Resolution No. 20-02

Resolution No. 20-03

Resolution No. 20-04


Outagamie County Mass Notification System – Follow this link to sign up for updates on what is happening in your area!