Welcome to the official Village of Mukwonago website. Mukwonago is a thriving community rich in historical integrity while balancing a guided plan for future development and redevelopment.
We are located 30 miles west of Milwaukee at the intersection of Highway ‘83’ and Interstate ’43.’ We are home to more than 7,400 residents and numerous commercial and industrial businesses. The Village prides itself on balancing quality of life with economic well-being.
IN THE NEWS
Village Gets Creative with economic development position
From Mukwonago Chief Publications: After contemplating information presented in a variety of recent reports on economic development, the Village Board revisited the idea of an economic development specialist position at its Feb. 4 board meeting.
Proper Disposal of Household Sharps
Waukesha County would like to remind residents that improperly disposing of medical sharps poses a public health risk along with the potential to injure haulers and recycling facility workers. To reduce public health risks, Wisconsin rules require all citizens to manage sharps safely. It is illegal to put sharps in the trash or with recyclables and there are several options for safe disposal
Drug Collection and Awareness
Waukesha County Drug Free Coalition will host a special drug collection Saturday, April 26, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the DN Greenwald Center, 240 W. Maple Ave.
Please Shovel Your Sidewalk
The owner, occupant or person in charge of each and every building or structure or unoccupied lot in the village fronting or abutting any street shall clean or cause to be cleaned the sidewalk in front of or adjoining each such home, building or unoccupied lot, as the case may be, of snow or ice to the width of such sidewalk within ten hours after snowfall ceases.
Do Not Throw Leaves, Brush, Grass Clippings or Snow in Street
All obstructions of streets, alleys, sidewalks or crosswalks and all excavations in or under the same, except as permitted by the ordinances of the village or which, although made in accordance with such ordinances, are kept or maintained for an unreasonable or illegal length of time after the purpose thereof has been accomplished.
Bulky-item Garbage Collection to Change to Bi-Monthly
Beginning January 2014, the bulky-item garbage collection will occur on the first Wednesday of odd-numbered months.
Household Hazardous Waste Special Collection
Waukesha County will be holding a special household hazardous waste collection on Saturday, May 17, 8:00 a.m. to noon, at the Mukwonago Public Works Garage located at 630 Cth NN E.
Winter Parking Regulations
If you park your vehicle on the street between November 1, 2013 and March 31, 2014, you are required to obtain a parking permit from the Mukwonago Police Department.
Residential Cross Connection Inspections
Cross Connection inspections are required by the Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) to be completed every 10 years. Cross connections are prohibited on all municipal, commercial, industrial, and residential buildings.
Do Not Place Signs in Right-of-Ways
No sign shall be erected, placed, located or maintained within the limits of any street or highway.
Please Pick Up After Your Animals
The Village Department of Public Works would like to remind citizens that it is unlawful to allow fecal matter from pets to accumulate on any street, alley or other public or private property unless it is immediately removed.