West Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Welcome to the Village of West Milwaukee, Wisconsin website!

 Village Hall 1With a rich past and a bright future the Village of West Milwaukee is the best kept secret in Milwaukee County.

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The Village of West Milwaukee is a small, close knit suburban community located in the middle of Milwaukee County. The City of Milwaukee, the City of West Allis and the Zablocki Veteran’s Administration Medical Center border West Milwaukee.  We are in close proximity to many cultural and athletic ventures. The Miller Park Baseball Complex, home of the Milwaukee Brewers, is within walking distance. Downtown Milwaukee, the Bradley Center, the lakefront and Summerfest Grounds are just minutes away to the east via I-94. Traveling west are Wisconsin State Fair, the Pettit Ice Center and the Milwaukee County Zoo.

National Night Out is America’s night out against crime. This year’s celebration has been scheduled on Friday, August 19, 2016 from 5pm – 9pm and will be held at the West Milwaukee Intermediate School, 5104 W. Greenfield Avenue.

As always, admission is free and everyone will be placed in a drawing for a great door prize. Once through the entrance everyone can enjoy free games, prizes and delicious foods from our local restaurants at a greatly discounted price. This year’s featured events include music from Fire Man Jim productions as heard on the Bob and Brian morning show, a visit from the Flight for Life Rescue Chopper, a fireworks show from the Bartolottas, a rock climbing wall from American Fireworks, Kohl’s kid Design it lab, Milwaukee Fire Survive Alive house, West Milwaukee Native Gussie the Clown, the popular Mascot race and much much more! So come on down and bring the entire family for a night of fun!

The West Milwaukee Police Department is currently seeking applications for the position of Police Officer.  For application material click HERE

SALARY AND BENEFITS: Full-Time starting salary is $25.93 an hour plus shift differential. Lateral entry personnel may be placed within the salary scale ($25.93 to $35.64) based on qualifications. Vacation time may also be set at the same level as pay, however, seniority will be based on date of hire. The Village provides a wide array of benefits to include but not limited to Health, Dental, and State Retirement System.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Completed applications with all required materials must be received at the West Milwaukee Police Department, 4755 West Beloit Road, West Milwaukee, WI 53214 no later than Friday August 5th, 2016 at 5:00 P. M  Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted. Incomplete applications will be rejected. If you need additional time to obtain a copy of your transcripts or birth certificate you will need to note this information when you turn in your application material and you will have to have these item turned in no later than Friday August 19th, 2016 at 5:00 P. M.

Please be aware of the following road construction projects in West Allis:

On July 18 a contractor will be doing sewer work on 56th just north of National; no traffic impacts on National, but, staging will begin for the detour.

July 19 – Start sewer work on W. National Ave. This work will close W. National Ave. from 56th to 57th work on National will take about 2 weeks. Bus detour will be on 56th. Detour should be in place prior to the morning rush period.

August 1 – Start work in Greenfield and 57th south of Greenfield; this will close W. Greenfield Ave. to traffic from 56th to 60th.


The ground breaking for the new Sendiks, Goodwill and Applebee’s took place on April 11, 2016.  This development is on the last remaining vacant lot on Miller Park Way between Mitchell Street and Burnham Street.  The grand openings are planned for fall of 2016.20160411_110954

If you have a lost pet please contact MADDAC or the Wisconsin Humane Society












Please feel free to contact West Milwaukee with any comment, complaint, compliment or concern at the following email:


Please provide as much information as possible to assist us with your comment including department, employee, residential address and nature of your email so we may direct it to the proper department manager. Any additional contact information to assist us with replying back to you would be appreciated.  

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