Town of Lima, Sheboygan County, Wisconsin


The Town of Lima Board of Appeals will meet on Monday, September 28, 2020, at 7:00
P.M. at Lima Town Hall located at N3689 CTH I to hold this public hearing:

On request of James & Amy Bailey for a variance allowing the construction of a new 24' X 32'detached garage located at W4420 South St. The proposed garage would replace an existing non-conforming structure and would have a 10'setback from the side lot line, a 15' setback from the rear lot line, and a 46'setback from the centerline. Current town ordinance requires a minimum setback distance of 15'from side lot line, 25' from rear lot line, and 60'from centerline.

The Town of Lima Planning Commission will meet on Monday, September 28, 2020, at 7:30 P.M. at Lima Town Hall located at N3689 CTH I to hold two public hearings to satisfy a requirement of Farmland Preservation Zoning:

1) The newly created remnant parcel #59008092181 located at County Road M, owned by Michael Proefrock, formerly owned by Perronne Trust, of 12.77 acres farmland to be zoned from A-2 to A-PR.

2) The newly created remnant parcel #59008092353 located at Sumac Road of 11.48 acres farmland and parcel #59008092360 of 18.86 acres farmland, owned by Jay R Wimmler, to be zoned from A-2 to A-PR.

The Planning Commission will submit recommendations to the Town Board for final action at its October 12, 2020 meeting at 7:30 P.M.

All interested persons will be given an opportunity to state their opinions on this matter at the appropriate hearing.

Dated this 31st day of August, 2020
Karen Pohl, Clerk/Treasurer

Letter to Residents from Town Chair Chuck Born

Ourtown Road construction.
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Parking on Town Roads - Section 5.07 Amendment
Lima Municipal Code

Parking Prohibited. No on-street parking from November 1 to April 1 between the hours of 6:00 P.M. to 6:00 A.M. in posted areas of Hingham and Gibbsville.

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Our Mission

We envision the Town of Lima as an area dominated by agriculture in harmony with a strong natural resource base. Situated between the two communities of Sheboygan Falls and Oostburg, the town does and will continue to provide a safe, quiet country atmosphere with friendly people. To preserve and maintain its uniqueness, careful planning is essential for continued slow, managed growth.


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Modern-Day Lima

The Town of Lima includes two unincorporated villages, Hingham and Gibbsville. Hingham established a church in 1860 and sawmill in the 1830’s. Gibbsville was founded in 1836 by three Gibbs brothers. The Gibbsville post office was established on December 21, 1846.

As of January 1, 2007, the Town of Lima had an estimated population of 2,962 and encompassed an area of approximately 22,900 acres. Known for its gently rolling, rural farmlands and country atmosphere, the Town is located in southeastern Sheboygan County, adjacent to the Town of Wilson to the east, Town of Holland to the south, Town of Lyndon to the west, Town of Sheboygan Falls to the north, Town of Sherman to the south-west and the Town of Plymouth to the north-west. The town of Lima is also adjacent to the Villages of Kohler to the north-east and Oostburg to the south-east, and the City of Sheboygan Falls to the north.