Zoning

(715) 468-4690
Fax: (715) 468-4640
zoning@co.washburn.wi.us

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Zoning Administrator:
Web Macomber
wmacombe@co.washburn.wi.us

Assistant Zoning Administrator:
Michelle Boutwell
mboutwel@co.washburn.wi.us

Zoning Administrative Assistant:
Trisha Saletri
tsaletri@co.washburn.wi.us

Departmental Purpose

The purpose of the Washburn County Zoning Department is to administer specific programs and ordinances that contribute to the general welfare, safety, health and economy of the county and it’s citizens. Those programs include comprehensive and shoreland zoning, floodplain zoning, subdivision control, nonmetallic mining oversight and the regulation of private onsite wastewater treatment systems (POWTS).

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Zoning Ordinance Information

Due to frequent changes to the Washburn County Code, it is impractical to post the Zoning Ordinance here. A complete updated version may be viewed on this website by selecting “County Ordinances” on the County home page. The Zoning Code is found at Chapter 38, Article IV. The sections regulating shore lands are found in Division 27.