De Soto Village Government

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De Soto Village Board Meeting

Tuesday April 4,  7:00 PM

De Soto Village Office

Most Recent council Mtg agenda:

most recent council mtg minutes

Most Recent public hearings:

Most Recent Planning Commission Agenda

Village Trustees:

President – Joel Greiner   608-648-2048

Trustee – Timothy Gillespie   608-648-3319

Trustee – Scott DuCharme   608-648-2481

Clerk/Treasurer – Carrie Brudos   608-648-2700

Village Council Meetings:

First Tuesday of the Month

7:00 PM    De Soto Village Office

Village Board Meeting Documentation

2022 – 2023 Village Council Meeting Agendas:

03-07-2023 Meeting Agenda
02-07-2023 Meeting Agenda
01-03-2023 Meeting Agenda
12-06-2022 Public Hearing – Request to Convey Easement
11-15-2022 Public Hearing – 2023 Budget Review
11-01-2022 Meeting Agenda
09-06-2022 Meeting Agenda
08-02-2022 Meeting Agenda
07-05-2022 Meeting Agenda
06-07-2022 Meeting Agenda
05-03-2022 Meeting Agenda
04-06-2022 Meeting Agenda
03-01-2022 Meeting Agenda
02-01-2022 Meeting Agenda
01-04-2022 Meeting Agenda
Village Council Meeting Agendas

For Previous Years of Council Meeting Agendas Please See:

Village Government Archive Records

2022 Village Council Meeting Minutes:

12-06-2022 Meeting Minutes
11-01-2022 Meeting Minutes
10-06-2022 Meeting Minutes
09-06-2022 Meeting Minutes
08-02-2022 Meeting Minutes
07-05-2022 Meeting Minutes
06-07-2022 Meeting Minutes
05-03-2022 Meeting Minutes
04-06-2022 Meeting Minutes
03-01-2022 Meeting Minutes
02-01-2022 Meeting Minutes
01-04-2022 Meeting Minutes
Village Council Meeting Minutes

For Previous Years of Council Meeting Minutes Please See:

Village Government Archive Records

2021/2022 Village Planning Commission:

11-04-2022 Ray Erickson Building Permit
10-07-2022 LeClaire/Swiggum Building Permits
7-15-2022 James Hostert Building Permit
6-21-2022 Overby-Lowen Building Permit
6-21-2022 Overby-Lowen Building Permit GIS Photo
3-02-2021 Public Hearing – Comprehensive Plan/Zoning Map
Village Planning Commission Meetings


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De Soto Public Services:

Village Office

Street Address: 115 Houghton Street, De Soto WI

eMail Address:

Mailing Address:

P. O. Box 37

De Soto, WI 54624

Telephone: 608-648-2700

FAX:   608-648-3466

De Soto Village Clerk  Office Hours

Tuesday   8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Friday      8:oo AM – 5:00 PM

Village Clerk office Location

De Soto Public Library

Street Address: 111 Houghton Street, De Soto WI

eMail Address:

Telephone: 608-648-3593

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

Business hours:

Tuesday   1:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Wednesday    1:oo pM – 6:00 PM

Friday 9:00 AM – 4:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Library services:

Web Based – Library Catalog Item Search and Checkout (OPAC)

Web Based – Online Reading Club (Beanstack)

Drive Up WiFi Internet Access

Web Based – WI Digital Library eBook Checkout (WPLC OverDrive)

More Details About Services

Other Library Web Pages….

De Soto Public Library – Facebook

De Soto Public Library – Winding Rivers Library System

Head Librarian – Jacquie Griener

Assisstant Librarian – Julie Berg-Raymond


             Library Board of Trustees

President –  Jean Sandry      608-648-3359

Board Member – Carrie Brudos

Board Member – Sue Fladhammer

Board Member – Will Fryer

Board Member – Jacquie Greiner


                 Second Tuesday of the Month 

                 Library Board Meeting

                 5:30 PM    De Soto Public Library

De Soto public library location:

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

eMail Address:

community center / Fire Station location

 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


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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 Responsibilities
Land 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
Village Board MeetingsWages for Employees
Wages for the Village Board

Vernon County, WI – Government

Crawford County, WI – Government

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