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Posted on: November 30, 2023

Winter is Here!


Please follow these tips to stay safe and assist our snowplow drivers this winter.

Shovel Responsibly

When snow blowing or shoveling your driveway, please do not put snow back into the roadway after it's been plowed. During cold periods, this snow gets frozen and compacted and can create ‘speed bump-like’ hazards in the road.

Play Safely


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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project

Project Overview Map

To begin in Spring 2024

Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation near Lake Park West, River’s Cove, And Stonehedge Apartments


As part of the Germantown Sewer Utility Annual Maintenance Program, sanitary sewer rehabilitation work is planned to begin in spring 2024 in Lake Park West...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024


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FOR MONDAY JUNE 10TH, 2024 and will continue until all SCHEDULED items have been collected.

The Village of Germantown in coordination with Waste Management is offering a one-time per year curbside pickup of your bulk items at no charge to the resident. 

This free service will start on Monday June 10th, 2024, and continue until all schedu...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024


Tree Branches

Please have brush at the curb by end of day Sunday, June 2nd.

For your convenience, the Village Public Works Department is scheduling the ANNUAL brush pick-up starting on the first Monday in June (June 3rd, 2024). This process will take approximately 2 weeks to complete, and we will not be extending the pick-up, or ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

Right-of-Way & Easement Descriptions

ROW Easement Example

Many homeowners are not aware of the right-of-way or easements that may exist for their property. See below for descriptions of both.

Right-of-way: “A right-of-way is a type of easement granted or reserved over the land for transportation purposes, such as a highway, public footpath, rail transport, canal, as well as electrical transmission lines, oil and gas pipelines”.

  • Within ...
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Posted on: May 8, 2023


Garbage truck

Per Waste Management - Village of Germantown residents should follow these instructions when contacting them:

Contact Instructions for Residents - Waste Management

VIA Phone: 262-251-4000

  • The Automated system “Lisa” will ask you to state the reason for your call.  You can respond with that reason “bulk pickup, cart repair, missed pick-up, etc.”
  • You will the...
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Posted on: February 12, 2024


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The Germantown Water Utility will be performing its annual water main flushing May 6th through June 14th, 2024 between the hours of 8:30AM and 4:00PM.

The watermain flushing will remove most of the naturally occurring minerals which are harmless, but at the same time may discolor the water.  Should you observe Water Utility personnel working in your neighborhood, please limit your usage of the ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

The Future Department of Public Works Facility & Residential Yard Waste Facility

new public works facility

The future Village Department of Public Works Facility is focused on providing high quality, efficient services to Village residents. The new facility is sized to accommodate growth in the Village of Germantown for the next 25 years

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

2050 Comprehensive Plan

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The Village of Germantown is currently in the process of updating its 2050 Comprehensive Plan. The "2050 Plan" will be the Village's guide to physical, social, and economic development in the community over the next 30 years.

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