Notice of Public Hearing

A Public Hearing for Ordinance 18-03 will be held on the 18th day of December, 2018 at 7 p.m., before the New Glarus Village Board at the Village Hall Boardroom, 319 2nd Street, New Glarus.

Ordinance 18-03 Modifies Sections 288-16(C), 288-16(D), pertaining to Parking Reserved for Vehicles of Disabled Person and Village Vehicles; Section 288-20(C)(2) pertaining to Limitations on Parking During Certain Times and 288-21(V) pertaining to Parking Prohibited Zones of the Municipal Code of the Village of New Glarus.  A copy of the Ordinance is available HERE.

Collection of 2018 Property Tax Bill

The Green County Treasurer's Office is collecting the 2018 Property Taxes (1st installment due 1/31/19 and the 2nd installment due 7/31/19).  Information regarding the property tax bill and where payments are accepted is available HERE

Nomination Papers for 2019 Spring Election

Residents of the Village that are interested in running for Village Offices can begin circulating Nomination Papers on December 1, 2018 for the 2019 Spring Election.  Information on the procedure is available HERE.

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.

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 $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