Frequently Asked Questions


 What are the government office hours?

The Utility office, which also houses the Administrator/Clerk/Treasurer is open from 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Friday.  We try to stay open during the lunch hour if possible.  Please call either 608-486-2151 (Utility) or 608-486-4084 (Clerk) for appointments if needed.

The Police Department does not have normal office hours due to call outs, etc. If emergency, please call 911.  If non-emergency, call 608-486-4276 or if no answer, call our Dispatch Center at 608-785-5942 and ask to speak with a Bangor Police Officer .

 What is the recycling pick up schedule?

Recycling will be picked up on Monday mornings.  Please place your recycling  bin where you normally place your garbage totes or bags.

 At what point is a snow emergency declared?

The Police Department and the Public Works Department will declare an emergency as deemed necessary per Emergency Management

 Do I need a permit for a recreational fire?

The Village of Bangor does not allow open burning.  Burning is only allowed in fire pits that coincide the Village of Bangor Ordinances.  Please call 608-486-4084 for further instructions.

 Who do I contact to rent a park shelter?

Please call 608-486-4084 for reservations.  Large shelter is $40 and small shelter is $30.  Reservations for the upcoming year will only be accepted after January 1st of that year.  Reservations are done on a first come, first serve basis.  The stone shelter is not rented out. 

 Where do I register my dog?

A dog must be registered in the municipality in which it resides.  The Village has an ordinance that states a dog must be licensed within ten (10) days of living in the Village.  Licenses are due by April 1st of each year and may be purchased at the Administration/Utility office located at 106 15th Avenue North, Bangor. 

 Where do I pay my taxes?

The first half is paid to the Village Treasurer by January 31st.  Hours are from 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Friday.  They can also be mailed or placed in the drop off box located at 106 15th Avenue North, Bangor, WI  54614

The second half is paid to the County Treasurer by July 31st located at 400 4th Street North, La Crosse, WI  54601

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