Airbnb in Chetek

This lakeside home in the City of Chetek is being rented for short durations on Airbnb. The Chetek Common Council is updating its ordinance that regulates rentals like this.

The City of Chetek discussed the adoption of ordinance 787A which involves short-term home rentals within the city limits. According to the ordinance proposal, its purpose is to allow short-term home rentals while mitigating impacts on surrounding properties by implementing their balanced regulations to protect the integrity of the city’s neighborhoods as well as protecting the general public’s health, safety and welfare.

The provisions stated in the ordinance would establish a framework for city review of applications for short-term home rental operations such as Airbnb and Vrbo vacation rentals.

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