Position Announcements

The Village of New Glarus has a vacancy for a Deputy Clerk Treasurer.  Information on the position and how to apply may be found HERE.  

The Village of New Glarus has a vacancy in the Public Works Department for a Public Works Laborer.  Information on the position and how to apply may be found HERE.

The Village of New Glarus is looking for lifeguards for the 2019 season.  Information on how to apply may be found HERE.

Residents with Flood Damage

Green County residents and business owners please call Green County Emergency Management to report your damages.  Call 328-9470.  At this time, we do not know if there will be any financial assistance, your damage reports are needed in our appeal to the state and federal governments for assistance grants or low interest loans.  WITHOUT YOUR DAMAGE REPORTS IT IS LESS LIKELY TO GET THIS ASSISTANCE

Village Forestry Efforts Underway as Spring Draws Near

The Village of New Glarus Arbor Day tree planting event is scheduled for May 2.  This annual event brings together adult and teen volunteers to plant trees in the public terraces and parks throughout the community.  This year marks the twenty-third year of our community tree planting event, and an average of 47 new trees have been planted each year.  For more information on the Village's annual forestry efforts, click HERE.

Request for Bid - Chalet of the Golden Fleece Museum

The Village of New Glarus is requesting sealed bids for the replacement of the existing front porch at the Chalet of the Golden Fleece Museum.  The existing front porch (facing west) is approximately seventy two (72) square feet in size, and is in need of replacement due to deterioration of the deck boards, railings, and steps.  Bids are due by 10 a.m. on Monday, April 1, 2019.  Information regarding the bid specifications may be found HERE

Internal Investigation Clears Lieutenant

Media Release Here

The Village Board wishes to express its support and gratitude for Lt. Sturdevant's continued dedication to the Village.

Summer Pool and Recreation Programs

Registration for all Village of New Glarus Programs is open online via Active Network.  Click HERE to begin the registration process.  Register by April 30, 2019 and receive a 5% discount. 

Please refer to the Pool/Recreation Program Brochure regarding details of each program and Early Bird and Late Fees.

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.

Refrigerator & Freezer Recycling

Focus on Energy is offering FREE refrigerator and freezer recycling and a $20 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 Focusonenergy.com 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