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Adams County Courthouse is closed the following holidays.

New Years Day
Friday before Easter
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Veterans Day
Day after Thanksgiving
The last work day immediately preceding Christmas
Christmas Day

If any of the above mentioned holidays fall on Saturday, the preceding Friday is considered the holiday, if a holiday falls on Sunday, the following Monday is considered the holiday.


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Administration Wing - 403 Adams Street
Courthouse Entrance - 401 Adams Street
Law Enforcement - 301 Adams Street
Huber Entrance - 397 Adams Street

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Notice of Public Hearing


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE Adams County Planning & Zoning and Land & Water and Resource & Recreation Committees will hold a public hearing on Monday November 28, 2016 at 6:00 P.M. in the County Board Room at the Courthouse at 400 N. Main Street in Friendship, Wisconsin on the following:
Adams County Farmland Preservation Plan 2016 as an amendment to the Adams County Comprehensive Plan 2006
The Farmland Preservation Plan is being developed as required by Wisconsin Statute §91.10(3). Adams County is seeking public input on the plan, which identifies parcels within the current, state required Comprehensive Plan to be formally designated for Agriculture Use. Once identified, only these parcels may be eligible for Farmland Preservation tax credits. Resolutions and Ordinances codifying the Plan may be addressed by the Committees at the hearing.
Copies of the Adams County Comprehensive Plan 2006 and the Farmland Preservation Plan 2016 are available for public inspection:
·         during normal business hours at the Adams County Planning & Zoning Department; Land & Water Conservation Department and the Adams County Public Library; and,
·         Online at:
Anyone may attend and be heard by providing written and/or oral comments to the committees. Interested parties who are unable to attend may send written comments to: Phil McLaughlin, Adams County Planning & Zoning Department, P.O. Box 187, Friendship, WI or email comments to
Rocky Gilner, Chairperson
Planning and Zoning Committee
Barb Morgan, Chairperson
Land & Water and Resource & Recreation Committee
*Legal Notice to be published as a CLASS 1 NOTICE in the Adams Friendship Times Reporter.
Publish:          October 19, 2016
Submitted:      October 14, 2016
2015-2016 Adams County Plat Books
The 2015-2016 Adams County Plat Book are available at the Treasurers office & other local businesses on Friday. Cost is $ 35.00/book
 County & Municipal Meetings

12/6/2016 9:00 AM Board of Canvass Recount - Cancelled A160 Courthouse
12/7/2016 9:00 AM Board of Canvass Recount - Cancelled A160 Courthouse
12/7/2016 1:00 PM Planning & Zoning A260 Courthouse
12/8/2016 9:00 AM Highway Highway Department
12/8/2016 6:00 PM Town of Monroe - Planning Commission Meeting Monroe Town Hall
12/12/2016 4:00 PM Health & Human Service and Veteran Services Health & Human Serv.
12/21/2016 9:30 AM Board of Adjustment - Cancelled A260 Courthouse
1/18/2017 9:30 AM Board of Adjustment A260 Courthouse

These are public meetings and as such all members or a majority of the member of the County Board may be in attendance. While a majority of the County Board members or the majority of any given County Board Committee may be presented, only the above committee will take official action base on the agenda. End times are approximate only, meetings will run until all business on the agenda has been conducted. Any person wishing to attend who, because of a disability, requires special accommodation, should contact the County Clerk’s Office at (608) 339-4200 at least 24 hours before the scheduled meeting time so appropriate arrangements can be made.


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