Proclamation of State of Emergency

As of March 16th, at 6:00 p.m., President John Stalewski, Chief Elected Official of the Village of West Milwaukee, declared a condition of State of Emergency and proclaimed until April 6th at 7:00 p.m. or such earlier time as a quorum of the Village Board convenes:

  • Authorization of emergency purchases of goods and materials
  • Authorization of emergency purchases of services
  • Authorization of hiring

This State of Emergency is in relation to the 2019 novel Coronavirus outbreak (“COVID-19”), which the World Health Organization designated as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern and the United States Health and Human Services Secretary declared a Public Health Emergency for the entire United States. For more information, please see the State of Emergency Proclamation

For additional information on COVID-19, below are helpful links:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) United States At a Glance

West Allis/West Milwaukee Health Department

Wisconsin Department of Health Services

West Milwaukee Post on COVID-19 and Protocol

If you have any questions regarding COVID-19, please contact the Health Department at (414) 302-8600 or email at

The Village of West Milwaukee will continue posting updates on our website regarding COVID-19 and the Village’s response to it. If you have any questions, please call (414) 645-1530 ext. 0 or email 

Proclamation of State of Emergency