Request for Proposals -- posted on Wednesday, February 14 2018

The Town of La Pointe is accepting proposals for Multiple Roofs and for Painting the Town Hall. More information on the Postings page.

USDA Funding Available -- posted on Thursday, February 1 2018

Does your home need repairs? Would you like to purchase a home? USDA Rural Development has funding available to purchase and repair homes in eligible rural communities. More Info on the Postings Page

Receive Town Notices by Text -- posted on Wednesday, January 17 2018

To receive texts from the Town regarding road closures, etc. text the word lapointe to 715-800-8210 to get notices sent out by the Town.

Notice from Assessor Jennie Martin -- posted on Wednesday, January 17 2018

Do You Have Any
Storm Damage?
Town Assessor Jennie Martin asks that any property owner with damage from the recent storms notify her no later than
March 2, 2018.
Please call her at 715-829-9312 or email at
sandersjen8@aol.com with the parcel number, fire number or owner name associated with the damage.

Solar Array for the Library and Clinic -- posted on Thursday, June 9 2016

The Madeline Island Library and the La Pointe Clinic are powered by solar energy! You can monitor the solar energy at the following links (please copy and paste):
https://monitoringpublic.solaredge.com/solaredge-web/p/site/public?name=Madeleine%20Island%20Library

https://monitoringpublic.solaredge.com/solaredge-web/p/site/public?name=La Pointe Community Clinic#/dashboard

Voter ID Laws in Effect -- posted on Monday, January 25 2016

Please find more information on the Announcements page on bringing your ID to the polls on election day!

Video Streaming & Recordings of Town Meetings -- posted on Wednesday, April 16 2014

Town Board meetings are now streaming live during the meeting and recorded. The streaming and the videos can be viewed at
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/town-of-la-pointe

Please note the audio is not great. Adjust volume using computer as well as the volume adjust button on the videos (near the play button).


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The town of La Pointe is located on Madeline Island, the only inhabited island of the Apostle Islands. These islands are located at the western end of Lake Superior, and Madeline Island is a 20-minute ferry boat ride from Bayfield, Wisconsin. For information regarding the ferry system, please click on www.madferry.com.

One of twenty-two islands in "The Apostles," Madeline Island's population ranges from 220 in the winter to 2500 in the summer. The Island's main industry is tourism, and the jump in summer population is due to the large number of residents who spend all or part of every summer on the Island.

More than one third of the Island consists of parks and wilderness preserves and will, therefore, never be developed. The Island is a nature-lovers' paradise.

Madeline Island welcomes tourists! The Island has an airport with a 3,000-foot paved landing strip. Guest services available on the Island include accommodations, restaurants and bars, a golf course, bicycle, moped, kayak and canoe rental, and full marina services including charter boats. For more information regarding all these and more, please click on the chamber of commerce website, www.madelineisland.com.

The Island has a police department, a volunteer ambulance service staffed by EMT's and a volunteer fire department.

Sustainability is a way of life for Islanders, who have recycled for over thirty years. Island school children, in addition to their regular curriculum, are taught about local plant and animal life. The Island has a once-a-week farmers' market, a local chapter of Slow Food Nation and a committee actively seeking alternative energy choices for the Island.

Life in such beautiful surroundings engenders a spirit of stewardship of the earth, air and water!

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