Oakland Town Hall
N4450 County Road A
Cambridge, WI  53523
Phone:  (608) 423-4537
E-mail:  [email protected]
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To protect and enhance Lake Ripley's water quality and overall ecological health, 
while maintaining public access and use of the lake that is safe, fair and practical.

Lake Ripley Improvement Plan​

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Rain Gardens
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Native Trees
How-to video 1
How-to video 2
Homeowner manual
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Fishing benefits
Permits and installation tips (DNR)
Benefits of restoration 
Why native plants 
Shore-planting testimonial
Why and how
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Stop by the Hoard & Curtis Scout Camp next to the Lake Ripley boat landing to see "fish sticks" at work!

Next Board Meeting:
 Saturday, January 16th, 2021
9:00 AM
Oakland Town Hall
N4450 County Road A, Cambridge, WI 53523

A paper copy of the agenda will be posted outside the Town Hall, Hering's Ripley Inn, and the Family Restaurant, usually on the Monday preceding the meeting.   

Lake Ripley Management District Regular Monthly Meetings​:

Meetings of the lake district board of commissioners take place on the third Saturday of each month, at 9 am, at the Oakland Town Hall, N4450 County Road A, Cambridge, WI 53523. They are free and open to the public. Public comment is taken at the beginning of each meeting, and throughout at the discretion of the chair.

Meetings are recorded and can be viewed on local channel 987 three times/day from Wednesday to Saturday - 8 am, 5:30 pm, and 12 midnight. Recordings suspended due to pandemic. 

Here is  a list of simple lake friendly practices that help keep Lake Ripley beautiful.  Some are eligible for grants. Click on links to learn more or call the Lake Manager.
Click here to hear a song about the spiny water flea

Clean Boats, Clean Water 2020 Stats
Clean Boats, Clean Water 2020 Stats
Cost-Share 2020 Results
Cost-Share 2020 Results
2020 Summer Projects Results

Operating Authority and By-Laws
Concerns and Complaints Form 

Use this Concerns and Complaints form to report possible violations.
​Land Acquisition Committee Meeting
Thursday, December 28th, 2021
10:50 PM
Oakland Town Hall
N4450 County Road A, Cambridge, WI, 53523

12.28.2020 Agenda