2014 Street Improvements - Project Update from 08/13/14
For the 2014 Street Improvement Project Update, issued on 08/13/14, please visit the Engineering page or click here.
The City of Port Washington was awarded a $500,000 Recreational Boating Fund Grant for breakwater repair work. For more information, click here for the press release or visit our Breakwater News page.
Beer Garden Events
Port Washington's Upper Lake Park East Mini Shelter #1 will host the first of 5 Beer Garden events on Saturday, August 9th from 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. This inaugural gathering will be sponsored by the Port Washington/Saukville Rotary Club. All of the Beer Gardens will be sponsored by a different local civil organization. Each group will vary their beer selections, soft drinks, entertainment and food. Eat there or feel free to bring your picnic basket. Also feel free to bring your own stein! The following are the dates and sponsors:
- August 23 — VFW
- August 30 — VFW
- September 20 — Water Front Safety
- September 27 — Lion's Club
September is Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month
Read the Mayor's Proclamation.
Downtown Crosswalk Safety Flags Are Here!
Crosswalk safety flags are in downtown Port Washington, at E. Grand Avenue and N. Franklin Street and also the intersection of N. Franklin Street and Main Street - a useful tool for communication between drivers and pedestrians, helping pedestrians to cross the street! For more information, please click here.
Emergency Preparedness & Response Exercise - Wednesday, August 27, 2014
The Ozaukee County Sheriff's Office Division of Emergency Management, the United States Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan Reserves and the City of Port Washington Fire Department will hold an emergency preparedness and response exercise in and around the Port Washington Harbor on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 from approximately 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. For more information, please see the press release.
New Polling Locations for 2014
Wards 1, 4, 5, 6 and 7 will have new polling locations in 2014. For more information, click here.
Don't Forget That Bike Helmet
The City of Port Washington requires that every person less than 16 years of age operating or riding on a bicycle on a public roadway, public sidewalk, public bicycle path or any other public right-of-way under the jurisdiction and control of the City shall wear a protective helmet designed for bicycle safety. Violators may be issued a citation.
2013 Consumer Confidence/Water Quality Report
The City of Port Washington 2013 Consumer Confidence Report is now available to view online. Click here to view. Hard copies of the report can also be picked up at City Hall and the Library.
Comprehensive Plan: 2035
Click here to view the City of Port Washington Comprehensive Plan