Street Maintenance Work

The Green County Highway Department, as a contractor for the Village, will be seal coating the following streets on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 thru Wednesday, August 22, 2018:

    10th Avenue from Railroad Street thru Tower Heights, including Tower Circle and one block of Durst Road from 10th Avenue to STH 39

    8th Street from 9th Avenue to 12th Avenue

    Windlach Street from 12th Avenue to 14th Avenue

These areas will be posted No Parking beginning at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, August 21st.  It is anticipated the work will be completed and streets re-opened by 4 p.m. on Wednesday, August 22nd.

Partisan Primary Election - August 14, 2018

Election results for Green County may be found HERE.

Additional information regarding the Partisan Primay may be found HERE.

End of Season Pool Hours

Limited hours will begin Monday, August 27th through Friday, August 31st (last day Pool will be open).

    August 27th – 31st: 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

    August 31st: Dog Swim Event 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Notice of Public Hearing

Public Hearing for Resolution 18-24 for the abandonment of Street Right of Way of 4th Street between 4th Avenue and 5th Avenue will be held on the 4th day of September, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. before the New Glarus Village Board at the Village Hall Boardroom, 319 2nd Street, New Glarus. 

Brush/Branches Pick-up

Brush and branches for curbside pickup should be placed curbside by the first day of each month from April through October for pickup within the 1st week of that month by the Village.  Brush can also be dropped off at the brush pile on 2nd Street (north of 1st Avenue).  Village residents are welcome to take mulch created from the chipped brush and branches located next to the brush pile. 

Yard Waste must be composted or dropped off in the compost bunker located at the Village Garage at 93 – 1st Street anytime during the months of April-November.  Only yard waste should be placed in the bunker.              

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