De Soto Village Government

 Village Trustees:

President – Joel Greiner   608-648-2048

Trustee – Timothy Gillespie   608-648-3319

Trustee – Scott DuCharme   608-648-2481

Clerk/Treasurer – Carrie Brudos   608-648-2756

Village Council Meetings:

First Tuesday of the Month, 7:00 PM Village Office

2018 Village Council Meeting Minutes:

9-04-2018 Meeting Minutes
8-07-2018 Meeting Minutes
7-10-2018 Meeting Minutes
6-14-2018 Special Meeting Minutes
6-5-2018 Meeting Minutes
5-1-2018 Meeting Minutes
4-5-2018 Meeting Minutes
3-6-2018 Meeting Minutes
2-13-2018 Meeting Minutes
1-02-2018 Meeting Minutes

 For Previous Council Minutes See:

Village Government Archive Records

Public Services:

Village Office

115 Houghton Street, De Soto WI

Open Tuesdays and Fridays   8 am – 5 pm


Mailing Address:

Village of De Soto
P. O. Box 37
De Soto, WI   54624


FAX  608-648-3466

De Soto Public Library

111 Houghton Street, De Soto WI

Serving the residents of De Soto, Red Mound, Retreat, Ferryville, Genoa, Victory, Stoddard and the surrounding rural areas.

De Soto Public Library – Facebook

De Soto Public Library – Winding Rivers Library System

Librarian – Cheryl Russell

 DeSoto Public Library business card

Library Board

Meetings:  Second Wednesday of the Month

  7:00 PM Public Library

President – Jean Sandry  608-648-3359

Board Member – Carrie Brudos

Board Member – Sue Fladhammer

Board Member – Wil Fryer

Board Member – Jacquie Greiner

Community Center

57 Crawford Street, De Soto WI

Capacity of 250 people, Handicap accessible, Air conditioned, Kitchen with stove and refrigerator, Projection screen, TV, P.A. system, and DVD player

On premises telephone: 608-648-3336

Event Scheduling and Reservations:

telephone:  608-648-2700


 Fire Department – First Responders

Emergency Telephone: 911

57 Crawford Street, De Soto WI

Fire Chief – Chris Mussatti

Non-Emergency telephone: 608-648-3331

Village Park Board

President – Timothy Gillespie  608-648-3319

Board Member – Miles Bohland

Board Member – Eloda Bohland

Board Member –  Debbie Groves

Board Member – Charlie Groves

Board Member – Sue Fladhammer

Village Streets and Sanitary Sewer

 Public Works Director – Steve Holt

 Waste Water Treatment Manager – Steve Holt


Village Ordinances

Animal ControlsAppointing Village Officials to Enforce Ordinances

ATV and UTV Routes and TrailsBlighted Property

Board of ReviewBurning in the Village

Code of EthicsDe Soto Boat Landing

De Soto ZoningDisorderly Conduct

Disturbing the Peace,Harrasment and Creating a Public NuisanceElection of Officials

Election of Officials – AmendedEntertainment and Dancing

Establishing a Budget SystemEstablishing Curfew

Fair HousingFire DepartmentFirst Responders

Flood PlainHazardous and Infected Trees

Intoxicating Liquors and Alcoholic Beverage RegulationJuveniles and Parental ResponsibilitiesLand Use, UDC, Site and Building PermitsLawn and Yards

Manufactured HomesMotor Vehicles

Nonmetallic Mine Operator’s LicensesOblgating Municipality to Pay Taxes

Parking RestrictionsParks and Recreation

Planning CommissionProcurement Policy

Prohibiting the Possession of Open Intoxicants and Fermented Malt Beverages in PublicRecycling

Regulating Use of FirearmsSewer Use and User Charge

Side WalksSkate Boarding and Bicycling

Smoke Free PolicyStandards for Village Streets

SubdivisionsVillage Board Meetings

Wages for EmployeesWages for the Village Board

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