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Department of Public Works

Hours: Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Public Works Department is responsible for the infrastructure of the Village. Staff members maintain streets, and ditches; maintain Village property, buildings, and equipment; plow our streets; maintain the Village’s forestry and landscaping plans; and regulate, negotiate, and enforce waste contracts, in addition to many other activities.

The Department is staffed by a full-time Public Works Project Manager, a full-time Foreman, a full-time Mechanic, two full-time Operators/ Laborers, and seasonal part-time help.

Click a link below for more details on these Public Works activities.

For a missed pickup or complaint regarding Refuse, Recycling, or Yard Waste pickup, please email [email protected]

2024 Yard Waste Pickup Map

*Labeled Yard Waste Pickup Map*

S. New Berlin Rd. Construction 2023


Street Light Outage

For street light outages please follow the link below:

Enter in the cross streets and/or city and state. It will bring up dots representing street lights.

Click on the dot representing the street light you would like to report a problem for and it can be submitted there.


Block Party Application


Water Service Installation

Milwaukee Water Works provides water service to Hales Corners properties.


1)Obtain a Plumbing Permit from Hales Corners Building Inspection Department (see their page for permit copies)

2)Obtain a Water Permit through Milwaukee

3)Obtain an Outside Plumbing Permit through Milwaukee

***Milwaukee requires Type K Copper Piping***

Call Dave, the Milwaukee Inspector at 414-286-3311 for further details.



Steven Houte
Public Works Project Manager
Steven Houte
Phone: 414-529-6165
Fax: 414-529-6165