Leaf Pick-Up/Yard Waste/Yard Hours
Leaves may be raked into the street October 1st through November 22nd. Raking of grass, garden waste, brush and other materials into the street is not permitted at any time. These materials may also be disposed of at the Street Department yard during the following hours of operation: Tuesday and Thursday 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The last day of operation at the Street Department yard for 2015 will be December 5th. Last day for curbside pick-up was November 1, 2015. Anything left out on this day or before WILL be picked up. Anything left out after November 1, 2015 will not. Brush pick up will resume on April 11, 2016.
The Department of Public Works is currently accepting applications for a full-time Street Maintenance position. Please visit our Employment page for more information.
Senior Center Craft Fair and Silent Auction
The Port Washington Adult Community Senior Center will be hosting a craft sale and silent auction, which will run from November 9 - December 9, 2015, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (or by appointment).
Visit our Proclamations page to view the newest proclamations honoring Heritage Nursing and Rehabilitation and the USS Milwaukee.
North Breakwater Lighthouse Information
Information on the north breakwater lighthouse from the committee who is trying to save it can be found at: www.keepthelighthouse.com. The North Breakwater Lighthouse Committee asks you to take a few moments to fill out their survey regarding your concerns for the lighthouse at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/keepthelighthousesurvey.
President Obama Announces National Marine Sanctuary Nomination Advancement
On Monday, October 5, 2015, President Obama announced that our regional National Marine Sanctuary nomination had been one of two selected for advancement through the formal Sanctuary designation process. This is incredible news, a true reflection upon the strength of our Sanctuary nomination application and the embrace and support it has received among the four communities involved. Read the full story here.
2014 Consumer Confidence/Water Quality Report
The new City of Port Washington 2014 Consumer Confidence Report is now available to view online. Click here to view.
Click here to download the Downtown Redevelopment Sites Plan (CDS - Community Design Solution). The download is in PDF format.
Comprehensive Plan: 2035
Click here to view the City of Port Washington Comprehensive Plan.