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- June 23rd-24th – Pewaukee Kiwanis Beach Party – at the Lake Front
- July 4th – Celebrations will be put together by the Pewaukee Park & Recreation Department – Parade, Music, Fireworks and More!
- July 7th – 8th – Multi-Sport Weekend – see Positively Pewaukee link below
Village of Pewaukee Monthly Calendar – June 2017
Positively Pewaukee Event Calendar (You will be taken to the Positively Pewaukee website for this information)
To read the full 2016 Consumer Confidence Report for the Village of Pewaukee click here
NOTICE OF PROPERTY ASSESSMENT AND REVALUATION – January 1, 2017
Revaluation: The municipality it required to keep property assessments in compliance with full value at least once every 5-year period. The municipality is conducting a revaluation for the 2017 assessment year. As such, the assessor will be periodically conducting inspections on properties until such time that the assessment roll is completed.
Notice of Assessor’s Authority to Enter Land:
The trespass law in Wisconsin entitles the assessor to enter a property once during an assessment cycle unless the property owner has notified the assessor in advance to deny entry. Additional visits may be authorized by the property owner. Assessors are restricted to the following conditions when entering property:
- The reason for the entry must be to make an assessment on behalf of the state or a political subdivision.
- The entry must be on a weekday during daylight hours, or at another time as agreed upon with the property owner.
- The assessor’s visit must not be more than one hour.
- The assessor must not open doors, enter through open doors, or look into windows or structures.
- If the property owner or occupant is not present, the assessor must leave a notice on the principal building providing the owner with information on how to contact them.
- The assessor may not enter the premises if they have received a notice from the property owner or occupant denying them entry.
- The assessor must leave if the property owner or occupant asks them to leave.
In 2009, Wisconsin Act 68 was enacted to amend Section 70.05(5)(b) Wis. Stats. and to create Section 70.05(4m), 895, 488, 943.13(4m)(d) and 943.15(1m) of the statutes; relating to: partially exempting an assessor and an assessor’s staff from liability for trespassing, creating immunity from civil liability, and changing the notice requirements relating to the revaluation of property by an assessor. Copies of the applicable statutes can be obtained at public depositories throughout the State of Wisconsin, and from the State of Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau website.
Please review Notice of 2017 Municipal Revaluation
For more information about the expected timeline, click here for the Steps in a Revaluation
You can also visit the Assessment & Property Information page for more details.
Village of Pewaukee Board of Review Information
The 2017 Village of Pewaukee Board of Review met on May 25, 2017 at 4 p.m. and adjourned until a future date.
The Village of Pewaukee is going through a Full Revaluation this year.
This process is expected to delay the Open Book and Board of Review until the first part of September. Notices of Assessment are expected to be mailed out the first part of August.
More information will be posted as it becomes available.
You can also visit our Assessment Page for more information
If you have any questions feel free to contact Village Hall (262-691-5660) or Associated Appraisal (800-721-4157)
State of Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Federal Railroad Administration Grant
Waukesha County Sealed Corridor Project
Village of Pewaukee Railroad Crossings
As indicated in a press release from the Federal Railroad Administration dated February 22, 2016, the State of Wisconsin was awarded a $3 million grant to increase safety at 10 railroad crossings in Waukesha County. Four of the crossings scheduled for safety upgrades are located within the Village. The proposed safety upgrades are summarized in the FRA press release provided below.
On Tuesday, March 28, 2017, representatives from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Canadian Pacific Railway, Office of the Commissioner of Railroads, and the Village, met to conduct a field review of the four crossings within the Village in relation to the grant to verify crossing conditions as part of a fact-finding part of the planning process.
The grant and its components are administered by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.
Please see the following documents for information related to this project:
- Federal Railroad Administration Press Release February 22, 2016
- Village of Pewaukee Staff Summary of March 28, 2017 Fact-Finding Review
Quiet Zone Information
For information related to Quiet Zones and their establishment process, please review the Quiet Zone Guidelines, as provided by the Federal Railroad Administration.
Free public parking is available along West Wisconsin Avenue. Please pay close attention to the posted signs. Some areas are designated as ‘drop-off’ zones. Free parking is available at two additional locations in the Village. The first lot is located at 100 Capitol Drive at the intersection of West Wisconsin Avenue and Capitol Drive, near the railroad tracks. The second lot is located at 201 Oakton Avenue, approximately a block east of the intersection of Oakton Avenue and Main Street.
The Village of Pewaukee Recycling Center
*Last Wednesday of the year is October 26th
*Last Saturday of the year is December 17th
Electronics & Appliance Recycling Dates for Waukesha County Residents
You can visit the Waukesha County Recycling website for additional information and a schedule of future collection dates.
Common Questions and Answers regarding the new garbage & recycling pick-up in the Village of Pewaukee
Q. What if I occasionally have more refuse than can fit into the provided 64 gallon container?
A. The lid on the can does not need to be completely closed so you can place some bags on top of the container as long as they will not fall off as the container is lifted.
Q. What if I consistently have more refuse than can fit into the 64 gallon container?
A. Residents who consistently have more refuse than can be contained within the 64 gallon refuse container may request a 96 gallon container to replace the 64 gallon container. The resident will need to contact the Village Hall at 262-691-5660 to request the container change. Requests to swap out containers must be received at Village Hall by Wednesday for a container to be swapped out that same week.
Q. What if I consistently have more refuse than can fit into the 96 gallon container?
A. Residents who are in need of a permanent second container will need to contract directly with ADS for a second refuse container at a cost of $125 per year for a 64 gallon container. (cost for 2015)
Advanced Disposal would like to thank the Village of Pewaukee residents for the opportunity to provide service in their community.
Advanced Disposal Customer Care can be reached at 262-367-6040, Monday through Friday from 7am to 4:30pm
Please visit the ADS website for additional information on refuse and recycling collection.
Not sure if your recycling is picked up this week? Click here for the 2017 calendar.
Please remember to recycle everything you can.
Break down and flatten your boxes before placing them into your recycling container.
Utility bills may be paid online with a debit or credit card through Official Payments. A service fee will be added to each online transaction.
Permits are required for Over Night Parking
No overnight parking on streets in the Village of Pewaukee without a permit from the hours of 2AM to 6AM.
This is a year round restriction. Parking Permits are available at the Village Police Department during normal business hours at a minimal cost.
Permits can be purchased in one month increments up to one year.