Government

American Flag Enhanced 2The Village of West Milwaukee General Government operates under an elected president and a six-member Board of Trustee form of government. The offices are elected at-large within the Village.  The Village President and Trustees are part-time officials and are elected for three years in staggered terms.

All Village Board meetings are held at the Community Centre located at 1345 South 47th Street.

The Village Board meets regularly in Committee before the Village Board Meeting on the first and third Monday of the month. The regular Village Board Meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. in the West Milwaukee Community Centre. All meetings are open to the public, unless otherwise posted. Meeting notices are posted in the upper lobby of the Village Hall and at the Community Centre.

                                                                                                                                            

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              Village President John Stalewski   

  • John.Stalewski@westmilwaukee.org                
  • 414-645-1530 ext 126
  • Chairperson of the Legislative Committee
  • Chairperson of the Plan Commission
  • Member of the Community Development Authority
  • Member of the Tourism Commission

                Village Trustee Steven Schuettke

  • Steven.schuettke@westmilwaukee.org
  • 414-645-1530 ext 130 
  • Chairperson of the Public Works, Recycling and Utilities Committee
  • Member of the Pubic Safety and Emergency Government Committee
  • Member of the License, Zoning, Parks and Building Committee 

                    Village Trustee Richard Lewein        

  •  Richard.Lewein@westmilwaukee.org
  • 414-645-1530 ext 130 
  • Chairperson of the Finance, Claims and Purchases Committee
  • Member of the Pubic Works, Recycling and Utilities Committee
  • Member of the Personnel and Publicity Committee 

    Village Trustee Jane Edgar

  • Jane.Edgar@westmilwaukee.org
  • 414-645-1530 ext 130    
  • Chairperson of the Public Safety and Emergency Government Committee
  • Member of the Public Works, Recycling and Utilities Committee 
  • Member of the Licenses, Zoning, Parks and Buildings Committee

         Village Trustee John Ragonese

  • John.Ragonese@westmilwaukee.org
  • 414-645-1530 ext 130  
  • Chairperson of the Health, Housing, Social Services and Recreation Committee
  • Member of the Finance, Claims and Purchases Committee 
  • Member of the Personnel and Publicity Committee                          

                                                                               Village Trustee James Kavanagh

  • James.Kavanagh@westmilwaukee.org
  • 414-645-1530 ext 130    
  • Chairperson of the Personnel and Publicity Committee
  • Member of the Finance, Claims and Purchases Committee
  • Member of the Health, Housing, Social Services and Recreation Committee  

                                                                                Village Trustee Craig Schaefer

  • Craig.Schaefer@westmilwaukee.org
  • 414-645-1530 ext 130     
  • Chairperson of the Licenses, Zoning, Parks and Buildings Committee
  • Member of the Pubic Safety and Emergency Government Committee
  • Member of the Health, Housing, Social Services and Recreation Committee 
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