Position Announcement

The Village of New Glarus is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Village Administrator.  Information may be found HERE.

Reminder Regarding Village of New Glarus Snow Removal

With the current snow conditions, the owner or occupant of any property which fronts upon or abuts any public sidewalk or hydrant is responsible for the removal of any snow and/or ice that accumulates on the sidewalk or hydrant. Pursuant to Section 262-7 of the Municipal Code of the Village of New Glarus, residents are required to clear snow and/or ice within twenty-four (24) hours from the time the snow ceases to accumulate.  Sidewalks are to be kept clear of snow and ice to a minimum of four (4) feet in width.

In the event that the removal of ice is impossible, the property owner or occupant is required to use sand and/or salt to prevent the ice from being dangerous.

Christmas Tree Pick-up

 The Village of New Glarus will begin picking up Christmas trees on December 26th and will continue through January 25th as weather permits.  Please remove all lights and decorations and place your tree curbside for pick up.  Do not put the tree in a bag.  Trees can be dropped on the brush pile on 2nd Street, but should not be dropped off in the compost dumpster at the Village Garage.

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

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 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