Welcome to the Town of Dunn

Town of Dunn Break-ins

A number of break-ins and attempted break-ins were recently reported in the Town of Dunn. If your home, garage, or car were broken into, please report this to the Dane County Sheriff's Department by calling 608-255-2345 and pressing #6 for "occurring now", even if you are reporting this after the incident occurred. Deputies need to be called for tracking purposes.

2019 Town of Dunn Calendars Available

The Town of Dunn extends our gratitude to all who submitted photos for our 2019 Calendar Project! The calendar highlights images representing our unique and beautiful town. The calendar is available for pick-up at the Town Hall. A donation of $10 per calendar or $25 for 3 calendars is suggested. Proceeds will go towards preserving open space within the Town.

Sand Drop Off Locations

Proper disposal of sand used for sand bagging is important due to possibility of contaminates from floodwaters. Please DO NOT dump sand bags in lakes or other locations around the Town.

Bags MUST BE EMPTIED and bags thrown in the trash. The Town will remove sand from these locations and properly dispose of the sand.

Drop Off Locations:

  1. Goodland Park
  2. The Town Hall
  3. The turnaround at the end of Crescent Road
  4. The turnaround at Jordan Drive

Stay Up To Date on the Dane County Flood

The following website provides updates for residents on the flooding from the recent rains. Click here for current conditions, resources, and to sign up for emergency alerts.

A Greater Madison Vision

Help develop a shared vision for our region! A Greater Madison Vision is a regional effort to create a plan for successful growth and development as change occurs over the next few decades. Your input will help local leaders shape a plan for the area’s future and guide public and private decisions about growth occurs.

Take this Brief Survey

The survey takes approximately 10 minutes and shows four possible futures for the area.

Information on Private Wells Inundated with Flooding

Due to the recent heavy rains and flooding, there could be a concern that waters could enter private wells on certain properties.  The DNR has more information about floodwaters compromising wells by clicking here.  If you think that your well is affected by floodwaters, or it is an older well, it is recommended that you use bottled water until the issue is resolved.

Additional information about free well water testing kits and where to pick up these kits can be found by clicking here

Sale of 4423 Goodland Park Road Property

The property at 4423 Goodland Park Road is listed for sale with Realtor Hiam Garner.  Please contact Mr. Garner at garnerh@firstweber.com or 608-576-5215 with questions regarding the property or to make an offer.

Background information about the property can be found below.

Picture and Map of Property

Final Closure Letter

Phase II Environmental Report

Phase I Environmental Report

Access Dane Property Webpage

Dane County Zoning B-1 Fact Sheet

Meadowview Drainage Information

 Meadowview Topographic Map

History of Meadowview Drainage

Town and Country Engineering Letter Re Meadowview Area Drainage June 5 2000

Town and Country Engineering Letter Re Meadowview Area Drainage May 18 2001

Meadowview Drainage Easement

Blue-green Algae and Aquatic Plant Cutting on Lake Kegonsa

Blue-green Algae has been spotted at a couple of points on Lake Kegonsa.  To see locations of these algae reports, please click on this map.

For more information about Blue-green Algae and the County's efforts to cut plants in Lake Kegonsa, please click here for a report from Friends of Lake Kegonsa.

Curbside Recycling Pickup Information

A lot of non-recyclable materials are ending up in recycling bins.  Please be sure that you are only putting approved recyclables in your recycling cart.  For more information on what you can do to help, please click here

Leaf Pick Up Ordinance

Below is an ordinance regarding a new leaf pick up program in the Town of Dunn.  The ordinance was approved at the Town Board meeting on October 16th at 7 pm.

Leaf Pick Up Ordinance 

Highway 51 Update

The Wisconsin DOT recently selected "Alternative H" as the preferred alternative for the HWY 51 project.  More information about this alternative can be found below:

General Project Map

Detailed Maps

Information about the Project

Boards' Commissions, Agendas, Minutes

Take a look at the Town's new webpage for posting its various boards' and commissions' agendas and minutes. You can also view documents related to the upcoming meeting on this site. In addition, you can sign up for meeting notifications. We hope you find this site useful for following the governmental activities taking place in the Town!

Connect With Us

Want up-to-date information about the Town of Dunn through Social Media? Like us on Facebook or Follow us on Twitter!

Shared Table Free Community Meals

Held weekly on Thursdays at the Family Life Center of McFarland Lutheran Church on the corner of Marsh Rd and CTH MN (Broadhead Street). Doors open at 5:00 PM and meals are served from 5pm to 6pm. Download the brochure.

Town Hall Hours

Monday - Friday | 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

When schools close the Town Hall may close to reduce traffic and support snow removal. Call ahead if you are in doubt.


  • Phone: 608-838-1081
  • Fax: 608-838-1085