Welcome to South Milwaukee


The City recently completed an Assessment of Public Safety Funding Options. Read more information and a note from Mayor Brooks regarding this process here.

Complete the community survey to share your thoughts on how to fund fire and police services into the future. If you did not receive a survey in the mail or need additional access codes for other adult members in your home, call the City of South Milwaukee at 414-768-8051.

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

Public Notice The South Milwaukee Police Department is scheduled for an On-Site Assessment as part of a program to achieve accreditation by verifying it meets professional standards.

Anyone wishing to submit written comments about the South Milwaukee Police Department’s ability to comply with the standards for accreditation may send them to the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Accreditation Group at the following address:
P.O. Box 528
Hartland, WI 53209

Click here for more information.

While preparing your yard for spring planting, please remember that all yard waste must be taken to the Self-Deposit Station. Yard waste is not collected with the garbage or by special pick-up.  There is no charge for the disposal of yard waste although there is a $2.00 per day user fee.  There is an additional $1.00 charge per bag of grass clippings. DO NOT rake leaves into the curb.  Leaf service is only provided in the fall.

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. (For timely renewal, apply by June 1st.) 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.

Seasonal Flu Vaccinations are still available – every Thursday 1:30 pm-3:30 pm, walk in clinic (or Tuesdays, by appointment)
Bring your medicare card and supplemental insurance info, 
  Children on Badgercare or without insurance are also eligible.

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.