Welcome to Town of Prairie Lake

The scenes are of Prairie Lake River's Edge Park (on the Red Cedar River) and of the Municipal Building and the Town Hall

 

Quick Facts about the Town of Prairie Lake

    * Population: 1559    * Voting Age Population: 1244 
    * Valuation:  $158,314,100
    * 62.34 miles of road in the Town                 
    * 6 bridges
    * 3 boat landings

Municipal Building Location
796 21st St (Junction of CTH "D"  & 21st Street)
The Municipal Building contains Town Shop, Office & Meeting Room

Old Town Hall Location
2097 8th Avenue

Voting Districts

Ward I -- East of HWY 53
Ward II -- West of HWY 53

The entire Town is in 1 County Board Supervisory District (#4) represented by Terry Lee

State Assembly 75th District; Representative Romaine Quinn(R)[2017]

State 25th Senatorial District; Senator Janet Bewley (D)[2019]

Congressional: 7th District; Representative Sean Duffy (R)[2017]

U. S. Senators: Senators Tammy Baldwin(D)[2019] & Ron Johnson (R)[2017]

Avenues (East & West) 6th (Southernmost) thru 12th (Northernmost)
Streets (North & South) 18th (Westernmost) thru 24th (Easternmost)

Two Ambulance Districts

Chetek has about 88% of the population
Barron has about 12% of the population - Sections 4-5-6-7-8-9 (North of "OO" & West of 21st Street) & parts of Sections 18 & 19 (South of "OO", West of 18th Street & North of 8th Avenue)

Two Fire Districts

Chetek has about 62% of the Town (southerly part)
Boundaries of Chetek District commencing at junction "O" & "OO", thence along "OO" to "SS"-south side only & cont. on across along 10th Ave. to 23rd Street -- both sides thence north on 23rd St. to 2298 10 ½ Ave.(prt Lots 7&8 Assessor's Plat #2 -- on line between Sections 11 & 12). Then on east side of Prairie Lake 24th Street to 10th Avenue -- both sides including stubs.

Cameron has about 38% of the Town (northerly part - the remainder)

Three School Districts
Chetek-Weyerhaeuser (#1080); Cameron (#903); Barron (#308)

TOWN OF PRAIRIE LAKE COMMONS/BOAT LANDINGS

 

 

Between, Near or At

Street/Avenue

Section/¼¼/Plat

1*

WS

865 – 867 (036-2400-22-000) OL CSM 138/122 (.18a) at Wildwood

23 ¾ St.

24 SW-NE

2

WS

At 889 23 15/16 St; boat landing – limited parking (036-4066-79-050) (.1a)

23 15/16 St.

24 NE-NE CW Pt.

3*

WS

886 – 892 (036-2400-32-000) approx 340’X25’ extends fr 23 15/16 St crosses 23 ? St to lake (.5a)

23 ? St. & 23 15/16 St (FKA Chetek Court)

24 SE-NE

4*

WS

2394 – 2398 (after Lot 14 CP, MOS 8050); next to Lakeview Resort which has an agreement for upkeep and improvements

9th Ave.

24 NE-NE, GL 3-7, S13 SE-SE

5

WS

Public Park between 22 ½ St & 11 ½ Ave (036-4154-55-000) Plat of Lakewood on NE & SE & Blk 3 Lakewood Acres on west; about 1 ½ acres

22 ½ St. & 11 ½ Ave.

2 NW-SE Part of Plat of Lakewood

6*

WS

975 – 973 (036-4330-02-010) next to Sunrise Resort .083 acres

23 ½ St.

13 SE-NW &GL 6

7

WS

Near 2272 at end of 11th Ave (036-4022-01-000)

11th Ave

2 SE-SE; 2 NE-NE

8

WS

At 2257 (036-4154-34-000) ¼ A. park, boat landing, not improved

11 ½ Ave.

2 NW-SE Lakewood

9

WS

At 1145, extension of 22 ½ St, boat landing, improved, has dock, about .35 acres

22 ½ St.

2 NW-SE Lakewood

10*

WS

1140 – 1142 (036-0500-22-000)

Road curves south, a segment about 300’ X 66’ goes west to Red Cedar River; about .45 acres

19 ? St.

Tapers to 50’ wide at river

5 NE-SE 

11?

ES

998A (036-4220-34-000);boat landing; blacktopped & slab into water; Prt lot 42 Murmuring Pines

23 ¾ St.

13 NW-NE Murmuring Pines

12

ES

2341 - 2342 at end of 10 ½ Ave (Bet Lots 12 MOS 8055 & 10 CSM 16/24 Ass’r Plat #1)

10 ½ Ave.

12 NE-SW

Ass’r Plat #1

13*

ES

Bet 1064 23 ¾ St & 1064 23 ? St, extension of 23 ¾ St (Prt Lot 7 Ass’r Plat #1) (Next to O’Brien’s)

23 ¾ St.

12 SE-NW

Ass’r Plat #1

14

ES

1075 – 1071 extension of 23 ? St (Bet Lots 2 & 3 Ass’r Plat #1)

23 ? St.

12 NW-NE

Ass’r Plat #1

15*

ES

2388 – 2398 (Bet Lots 19 [036-4198-20-000] & 20 [036-4198-21-000] Merkle’s Manor) MOS 7079

10 ¾ Ave.

12 SE-NE

Merkle’s Manor

16

River

At 709 River’s Edge Park (036-2600-29-000); canoe/kayak launch; 7.27a

22nd St.

26 SW-SW

17

BC

At 2257 Old “D” – by “D” Bridge (036-2600-11-000) MOS 7114; 1.021 a

8th Ave

26 NW-NE

18

BC

At 1002 “OO” at 20th St (036-0800-26-000) .7a

20th & OO

8 SE-SE

 

WS – West side of Lake                 CP – Cartwright’s Point                  *issues

ES – East side of Lake                     MOS – Map of Survey

BC – Barron County                         OL – Outlot