Town of Washington Eau Claire County

About Our Town

The Town of Washington is located along most of southern border of the cities of Eau Claire and Altoona and the Town of Seymour and extends south to the towns of Clear Creek and Pleasant Valley. The Town is a unique community with urban to rural neighborhoods; from city-living to our farming roots, the Town of Washington has something for everyone. According to our 2016 survey the three most important reasons why people live in the Town of Washington: natural beauty, quality neighborhoods, and low crime rate. Approximately 7,780 residents call the Town of Washington home.

Recent News

  • September 19, 2023

American Rescue Plan Act - Local Fiscal Recovery Funds

The attached pie chart shows the Towns income and projects in regards to the ARPA funds received.Pie Chart

Recent News

  • June 16, 2023

Annexation Questions

The Town has received questions regarding whether or not a Town resident is required to annex if asked to do so by the City.  Attached is a letter sent to several of our Town residents addressing…

Recent News

  • April 26, 2023

Proposed Planert/Lippert City of Altoona Annexation

The City of Altoona is in receipt of an annexation petition from Dale Planert and Frank Lippert to annex 122 acres currently in the Town of Washington to the City of Altoona.  The proposed…

Recent News

  • April 6, 2023

Climate Action & Resilience Plan Community Forum

Eau Claire County Sustainability Advisory Committe is hosting a forum on Wednesday, April 19 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Town of Washington Municipal Building, 5750 Old Town Hall Road, Eau…

Recent News

  • March 29, 2023

Town Response to Annexation of Orchard Hills

The Eau Claire City Council has made it clear that they feel the City’s growth purposes are superior, and therefore, any commitment, practice, agreement, relationship, or expanse…