Mobile Office Hour
Friday, October 7, 2016, from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chamberse - Mobile Office Hour with Joe Dean on behalf of Senator Johnson. A great opportunity for the public to come and speak with Joe about concerns so he may share them with the Senator.
Lots For Sale - Accepting Bids
The City of Port Washington is accepting sealed bids for the purchase of two residential lots owned by the City. For more information, please visit the Engineering Department page.
Trick Or Treat Day/Hours
Trick or Treat will be Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the City of Port Washington. Have fun and remember the following Halloween safety tips:
- Do not wear costumes that obscure your vision
- Wear reflective clothing, or light colored clothing to make you more visible to motorists
- Travel in groups composed of at least one adult
- Have a pre-planned route
- Only cross streets at the crosswalks
- Visit familiar homes, and do not enter a strangerís home
- Be prepared for adverse weather
- Refrain from consuming any treats until inspected by an adult
The City of Port Washington Water Department will be flushing hydrants in the City during the week of September 26-30, 2016. Because of the possibility of discoloring of your water due to disturbance of mains, we advise if it is at all possible, that you refrain from washing clothes between the hours of 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. during these weeks. If you have any questions, please contact Water Superintendent David Ewig at 262-284-2172.
Drug Take Back Day, Saturday, October 22, 2016
For the safe disposal of medications, there will be a Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the Ozaukee County Transit Building, 741 W. Oakland Ave., Port Washington, and also Concordia University, 12800 N. Lakeshore Dr., Mequon. For more information on what you can and cannot bring, please click here.
City of Port Washington Voting
The City of Port Washington will hold in-person early absentee voting for 4 weeks starting October 10th - November 4th at City Hall, 100 W. Grand Avenue, Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily. To vote early by absentee ballot you must be a registered voter. To check if you are currently registered, go to www.myvote.wi.gov or by contacting City Hall at 262-284-5585. To vote in-person early by absentee ballot, you must provide Photo ID. Also, you may register to vote and/or request an absentee ballot be sent to you by mail online at www.myvote.wi.gov.
Brush chipping will begin on alternate weeks, starting September 19th. Please visit our Department of Public Works page for a full schedule.
Questions Regarding City Dump/Landfill
The City of Port Washington does not have a landfill (dump) in the City. There are no landfills in Ozaukee County. For bulk items such as mattresses, furniture and other large items, please call Advanced Disposal at 1-800-387-0949 for a special pick-up or for information on where you can take items. The City of Port Washington does have a Street Yard for yard waste items such as grass clippings, leaves, dead plants and yard materials. If you have any questions, please contact 262-284-2600 or visit our Department Of Public Works page.
Franklin Energy is the newest proclamation recipient. The City of Port Washington is honored to have Franklin Energy calling us their Home Port! This is the third consecutive year that a Port Washington Business Partner has been named as the Ozaukee County Economic Development Large Business of the Year. Click here to see the proclamation.
Cross Connection Control Program
Port Washington is currently replacing water meters throughout the City at residential home sites. During the water meter replacement visit, the meter technician will also conduct a Cross Connection Safety Survey of certain connections to the internal water supply. Areas of the survey include outside hose connections, irrigation systems, boilers and water softeners. Read more about it here: City of Port Washington Cross Connection Control Program.
Please visit the City of Port Washington Engineering Department page for a list of current and upcoming street closures.
Comprehensive Plan: 2035
Click here to view the City of Port Washington Comprehensive Plan.
NEW - 2015 Consumer Confidence/Water Quality Report
The new City of Port Washington 2015 Consumer Confidence Report is now available to view online. Click here to view.