Wood County Clerk's Office

Cynthia Cepress, County Clerk

Office Information

Wood County Clerk's Office
Wood County Courthouse (Map)
2nd Floor, Room 203 A-B
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm M-F
Phone: (715) 421-8460
Fax: (715) 421-8808
Email: ctyclerk@co.wood.wi.us

The Wood County Clerk is the chief election official and conducts all federal, state, county, local and school elections. Election results are available online via the menu to the right.

The County Clerk issues marriage licenses, declarations of domestic partnerships, temporary car license plates, timber cutting permits and distributes the state dog licenses to local municpal treasurers. The Clerk accepts applications for Passports. This department is the filing agent for Farmland Preservation applications, receives claims filed against Wood County and keeps records of Wood County contracts and leases.

This office compiles and distributes the Official Directory for Wood County, publishes the Property Valuation Statistical report and the Proceedings of the Wood County Board of Supervisors.

The County Clerk is the official clerk to the Wood County Board of Supervisors. All county board minutes, resolutions and ordinances are on file in this office. The Clerk is responsible for public notice of all agendas, minutes and ordinances.

Upon approval of the county budget, the Clerk apportions taxes to each of the 34 Wood County municipalities.

The County Clerk performs all administrative duties as per Wisconsin State Statutes.

Mailing Address

Cynthia Cepress, County Clerk
P.O. Box 8095
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495-8095

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