Village Ordinances & Plans
Click on each of the links below to explore a full listing of Village of Gays Mills ordinances. Frequently viewed or requested ordinances are shown at right.
Frequently Viewed Ordinances
Building and Remodeling
Are you considering building, renovating or adding to your residence or business in Gays Mills? Check the Gays Mills Zoning Ordinance for information about setbacks, permits, floodplain development and more.
The burning of trash, leaves and most yard refuse is prohibited by State and Local Law. Some burning is exempt from those regulations. To learn more about burning requirements within the Village limits, please read the Village's Open Burning Ordinance.
Dogs over 6 months of age living within the Village limits must have a dog license. Dog licenses can be obtained at the Clerk's Office during January. After January 31st dog licenses can be obtained at the Crawford County Clerk's Office in Prairie du Chien.
Learn more about rules regarding dog ownership in Gays Mills by viewing the Dog Ordinance brochure.
A vending permit is required to sell goods or services in the short term within the Village of Gays Mills. The Vending Permit application and ordinance is available at the Clerk's Office. A copy of the application can be downloaded here Vending Permit Application.
If residents of the village have concerns that they would like to be reviewed the village office must receive a signed complaint before authorized officials take action (Title 1 Chapter 2 Section 1)