2019 Budget Public Hearing

PUBLIC HEARING on the 2019 Budget will be held at 7:00 p.m. on November 20, 2018 at the Village Hall Boardroom.  Additional information is available HERE

Alternate-side Winter Parking

Alternate-side Winter parking begins November 15, 2018 and ends March 31, 2019.  Information may be found HERE regarding Winter parking.

If you have any questions, please contact the New Glarus Police Department at 527-2145.

2019 Bids for Street Tree Pruning and Removal Services

The Village of New Glarus is soliciting bids for street tree pruning and removal services.  The Village has provided a Base Bid Package, an Additional Bid Option #1 Package and an Additional Bid Option #2 Package.  Information on the Bid Packages and Specifications can be found HERE.  Bids are due to the Village Clerk's Office at 319 2nd Street, New Glarus WI 53574 by 10:45 a.m. on Friday, January 4, 2019 and shall be marked "Sealed Bid-Street Tree Pruning and Removals".  Bid opening will be Friday, January 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Village Hall. 

Leaf Pick-up

The Village will again be using the leaf vacuum and the Public Works Staff has began picking up leaves and will continue to pick up leaves through the end of November, as weather permits.  Please rake only leaves (grass and branches cannot be vacuumed up) into the gutter area for pickup with the leaf vacuum.  The compost bunker will continue to be at the Village Garage for disposal of yard/garden waste. 

Please Note:  Bagged leaves, compost, and yard waste will not be picked up.

NO BURNING of leaves will be permitted.

Brush/Branches Pick-up

Please note curbside brush pickup has been completed for this season, and will resume again in April, 2019.  The brush drop-off site on 2nd Street remains available for Village Residents.


Refrigerator & Freezer Recycling

Focus on Energy is offering FREE refrigerator and freezer recycling and a $35 reward per appliance recycled (limit 2).  To qualify for the program, your units must be in working condition and must be 10 - 30 cubic feet in size (mini fridges are ineligible).  Schedule your FREE appliance pick up at or at 1-800-354-1898.


New Glarus was established as a Swiss Colony in 1845 and incorporated as a Village in 1901. The Village has retained its Swiss charm with Alpine-style architecture, ethnic festivals and Swiss delicacies. The Village is located in beautiful Green County in south central Wisconsin. We are just 28 miles south of Madison and 17 miles north of Monroe on State Highway 69.


  319 2nd Street
    PO Box 399
    New Glarus, WI 53574

(608) 527-2510

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed