Village Offices will be closed on Friday, April 19, 2019.


The Village is seeking qualified residents to serve in the capacity of Village Trustee for the Board of Trustees.  For additional information, click here.


Open Book will be held on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Boardroom at Village Hall, 319 2nd Street, New Glarus, WI 53574.  Open Book allows property owners who wish to dispute their assessment, a time to meet with the assessor to discuss concerns they may have on the assessment of their property.  If the property owner is unable to resolve their concerns with the Assessor at Open book, they have the option of appearing at the Board of Review.

Board of Review is scheduled for Monday, May 13, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at the Village Hall Boardroom, 319 2nd Street, New Glarus, WI 53574.  Anyone wishing to file an appeal on your property assessment and appear at the Board of Review must provide the Board of Review (BOR) clerk written or oral notice of your intent, under state law (sec. 70.47(7)(a), Wis. Stats.).  They must also complete the entire Objection to Real (or Personal) Property Assessment.  These forms as well as the Department of Review Guides on the appeal process can be found HERE

Questions can also be directed to Clerk Lynne Erb at 527-5973 or .  

Position Announcements

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

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.

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.

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 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