Town Board

Elected Officials


Interim Town Chair

Charlie Hall • Telephone: (608) 493-3140


Supervisor # 1



Supervisor #2

John Gaedke • Telephone: (608) 356-2301


Appointed Officials


Town Administrator


Tim McCumber

Telephone: (608) 493-2588


Merrimac Fire Commission


Dennis Beich

Bill Kirchstein


Road Commissioner

Dennis Beich




Steve Mahlik - Equity Appraisal

Telephone: (608) 826-0009


Planning & Zoning Commission

Richard Grant, Chair

Mike Slavney Town Planner (non-voting)

Tim McCumber, Zoning Administrator (non-voting)

John Gaedke

Tim Healy

Doug Hill

Frank Olah

Dawn Peetz

Dan Purcell

Eric Peterson, Alternate


Board of Appeals

Mary Carol Solum, Chair

Tim McCumber, Zoning Administrator (non-voting)

Joe LaCour

Heidi Koch

Derek Peetz

Deb Roznos


Sauk Prairie Ambulance Commission

Rich Sereg

Charlie Hall, Alternate


Meeting Calendar


All events are located at the Town Hall, located at S6911 State Highway 113 unless listed otherwise:


  • MFD Easter Egg Hunt - April 20, 2019; 9am; Merrimac Community Charter School; 260 School Street, Village of Merrimac

  • Public Hearing - May 1, 2019; 7pm

  • Town Board Meeting - May 1, 2019; 7pm

  • Planning & Zoning Commission - May 15, 2019, 7pm (tentative)

  • Spring Cleanup Day - May 18, 2019, 8am - 1pm

  • Spring Brush Collection - May 18, 2019, 9am - noon; Village of Merrimac Waste Treatment Plant.

  • Sauk County Clean Sweep - June 1, 2019; 8:30am - noon; Old Sauk County Landfill; E8795 Evergreen Lane, Baraboo

  • Town Board Meeting - June 5, 2019; 7pm


Regular meeting dates are subject to change:

  • The Town Board meets at 7 pm on the 1st Wednesday of each month except April when it meets on the 3rd Wednesday.

  • The Zoning Commission meets at 7 pm on the 3rd Wednesday of each month (No December meeting).

  • The Board of Appeals meets at 9 am on the 2nd Saturday of each month if needed.

  • The Board of Review commences no later than the 1st Wednesday in June to adjourn as necessary.


Many of the town's boards are quasi-judicial. Contacting members of Boards to discuss your application or appeal could result in that member having to recuse themselves and jeopardize the final determination.


This is not an official posting location for the Town of Merrimac and may not always be current. For official notices and postings, please see the posting boards located at the Town Hall, Palmer’s Manufacturing, or Charlie’s Lakeside Hardware (Mobil).​








If you need to report an emergency in the town that is not life-threatening, such as a tree blocking the road, call the Sheriff's non-emergency dispatch number 356-4895.  They will contact town officials.


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