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Lincoln County was created by the Wisconsin Legislature on March 4, 1874, with a population of 895, and land area of 2,750,000 acres. At that time Lincoln County included most of present day Oneida and Vilas Counties, as well as parts of present day Langlade, Taylor, Price and Iron Counties. Lincoln County reached its present size in 1885.

The early progress of Lincoln County is synonymous with the growth of the logging industry. The pines and virgin hardwood forests attracted loggers from far and wide. As operations grew, settlements sprang up bringing the need for stores and other business places. In clearing the forest, the lumbermen were opening the way for the farmer.

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Registration Fee Information
Click here to view the full registration fee information document.

What vehicles are subject to a registration fee?

An automobile or a motor truck registered under 8,000 lbs. gross weight and customarily kept in the municipality or county that enacted the fee. This includes:
  • Automobiles, vans and Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) that qualify as a passenger vehicle
  • Motor trucks and dual-purpose motor homes (trucks that can be equipped with a slide-in camper unit) registered at a gross weight of 8,000 lbs. or less.
Request for Proposal - Pulverizing- Pickerel Creek Ave
Pulverizing- Pickerel Creek Ave.

(1) 2,325 feet at 21 feet for UWSP Treehaven on Pickerel Creek Ave.

(2) 1,375 feet at 21 feet on Pickerel Creek Ave. for Town of King

The Lincoln County Highway Department is seeking to contract with an individual or entity to perform the above pulverizing jobs. Click here to view the full RFP.
Taking Bids on 1999 Ford F150 XL Reg Cab 4WD
For more information, visit www.wisconsinsurplus.com/

CONTACT: Dan Miller at (715)536-9636 or dmiller@co.lincoln.wi.us - Inspections are highly encouraged. Please call or email with questions and to schedule appointments for inspection or pickup - M-F 8am to 4pm - Contact to Set Up Time - Appointments are required, no walk-ins.

PAYMENT DEADLINE: October 13, 2017
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Jan. 1, 2017 - Jan. 3, 2018
2017 Holiday Schedule
Sep. 19, 2017 - Sep. 28, 2017 - 5:00 pm
Lincoln County Board of Supervisors Meeting - Lincoln County Service Center
801 N Sales Street, Room 257
Merrill, WI 54452
Sep. 27, 2017 - 10:00 am
ADRC-CW Meeting - ADRC
2600 Stewart Ave, Suite 25
Wausau, WI 54401
Sep. 28, 2017 - 2:30 pm
Retained County Authority (RCA) Committee of Langlade , Lincoln and Marathon Counties - Marathon County Courthouse
500 Forest St, Assembly Room B-105
Wausau, WI
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