Wisconsin Local Decriminalization

Appleton
Population: 74,370

  • Passed: 1965
  • How: N/A
  • Quantity: No more than 25 grams
  • Penalty: $200
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Eau Claire
Population: 68,339

  • Passed: 2002
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: 25 grams
  • Penalty: $100-$500
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Green Bay
Population: 105,139

  • Passed: N/A
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: 28 grams
  • Penalty: $1-$500
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Kenosha
Population: 99,631

  • Passed: May 2015
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: 1 ounce
  • Penalty: $10-$750
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La Crosse
Population: 52,109

  • Passed: July 2020
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: 25 grams
  • Penalty: $1
  • (Details)

Madison
Population: 252,551

  • Passed: 1977, updated March 2017
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: 10 grams
  • Penalty: $100
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Marshfield
Population: 18,467

  • Passed: 2010
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: N/A
  • Penalty: $100-$500
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Milwaukee
Population: 595,047

  • Passed: 2015
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: 25 grams
  • Penalty: $50
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Monona
Population: 8,179
Monona, WI

    • Passed: May 2017
    • City Council Ordinance
    • Quantity: N/A
    • Penalty: $200 for smoking in public; no fine for possession

Oshkosh
Population: 66,579
Oshkosh, WI

  • Passed: January 2018
  • City Ordinance
  • Quantity: Up to 25 grams
  • Penalty: $200
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Racine
Population: 77,571
Racine, WI

  • Passed: 1990
  • Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: 25 grams on private propery
  • Penalty: $75
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Stevens Point
Population: 26,423

  • Passed: August 2015
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: 5 grams
  • Penalty: $100
  • (Details)

Superior
Population: 26,475
Superior, WI

  • Passed: October 2018
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: Up to 25 grams
  • Penalty: $100-500
  • (Details)

Waukesha
Population: 72,363

    • Passed: 2007
    • City Council Ordinance
    • Quantity: N/A
    • Penalty: Up to $1000

Wausau
Population: 39,106

  • Passed: N/A
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: N/A
  • Penalty: $50-$500
  • (Details)