Welcome to South Milwaukee

2017 Community Survey on Public Safety Funding
The City recently conducted a community-wide survey on public safety funding.
A presentation on the survey results and an Assessment of Public Safety Funding Options are available here.

The common council will evaluate the community’s feedback before making a final decision on whether or not to proceed with a referendum as part of the 2018 budget process.

South Milwaukee Annual Fourth of July Celebration
Join in for the annual South Milwaukee Fourth of July Celebration down at Grant Park!
Grant Park Picnic Area #5

Activities start at 10:00 a.m.

  • Call to colors and National Anthem
  • Bike and costume parade and judging
  • Kids’ races
  • 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Mayor’s Picnic – Enjoy a complimentary hot dog, popcorn, water, Cracker Jack, and ice cream.
  • Music throughout the afternoon
  • Milwaukee County Traveling Beer Garden – open all day
  • Bouncy Houses until 4:00 p.m.
  • 7:00 p.m. – South Milwaukee Municipal Band concert
  • Enhanced fireworks display

Thank you to all our sponsors & partners..
Max A. Sass & Sons, TASC Services,  Ace Hardware,  Mara’s Sewing House,  Sprecher Brewery,  Beer Capitol,  South Milwaukee Rec Department, and Milwaukee County Parks.

Investing in Infrastructure: WE Energies Project in South Milwaukee
Work is beginning in April on a WE Energies project to upgrade natural gas facilities in a number of neighborhoods in South Milwaukee.
Click here for more information

Bartender License Renewal
Option to renew by mail, new for 2017-18  Bartenders needing to renew their license for the 2017-18 licensing year may download and print the renewal form and mail it along with a check to the City Clerk’s Office.  The application is on the Forms and Permits tab under Clerk’s Office, or you may find it here. You may also still apply in person.

New licensees, or those who have let their license lapse for more than two years, must apply in person using a different application. Click here for more info.

Board of Review meeting will be held Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 1:00 – 3:00 pm.
To appear before the Board of Review, you must file your intent by 1:00 p.m. on Monday, August 21, 2017.
Open Book July 21, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Treasurer’s Office Update
The final installment of the 2016 Real Estate Tax Bill is due Monday, July 31st 2017.  Please visit the Treasurer’s Office page for more tax information.

Late Lottery and Gaming Credit
If you did not receive a Lottery & Gaming Credit on your 2016 tax bill and you were eligible, you have until October 2nd to submit the Late Lottery Credit Application and a copy of your tax bill to the Department of Revenue: 2016 Late Lottery Credit Application.  Be sure to also add the Lottery Credit for the coming year by completing the 2017 application (found on the Forms and Permits page) and submitting it to the Treasurer’s Office.

Self Deposit Station 1106 Blake Avenue
Summer Hours: (April 1 – November 30)
Open Tuesday AND Friday 11:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
and Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
CLOSED Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday
The station may be CLOSED during inclement weather.
Learn more here 

Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.