Kaukauna Makes Top Ten on List of Best Cities for Homeownership in Wisconsin

NerdWallet crunched the numbers for all 85 cities in Wisconsin with over 10,000 residents to find the best places for homeownership and Kaukauna came in at #9.  Click here to read the article.

  • Human Resources

    Substitute On-Call School Crossing Guard Please click here for the Substitute On-Call Crossing Guard packet. Library Assistant Please click here for Library Assistant packet. ...

  • Engineering

    2014 UTILITY RELAY PROJECT UPDATE - 12th, 13th, 14th Street and Oakridge Avenue For the Week of July 28th 2014: Roger Bowers Construction will continue to work on the easetern end of E 14th Street. Please click here for a map of the estimat ...

  • Farmers Market

    Visit our Facebook Page: Downtown Kaukauna Farmer's Market Special Event on Saturday, July 26 Click here for Event Information. ...

  • Building Inspection

    NEW OFFICE HOURS .... Building Inspection Department office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. and noon to 1:00 p.m. Inspections will be conducted between 10:00 a.m. and noon. Questions or inspection requests may be dir ...

  • Kaukauna Veterans Memorial Park Assoc & Ring of Honor

    KAUKAUNA VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK ASSOCIATION and RING OF HONOR Welcome to the new Kaukauna Veterans Memorial Park Association and Ring of Honor page! This page is still a work in progress, and we appreciate your patience we create it. ...

  • Mayor's Office

    Veteran's Memorial Park Ring of Honor Kaukauna Veterans Park will be the site of the Ring of Honor, a paved memorial to honor those who have served their country. The VFW of Kaukauna and the American Legion have partnered on this project w ...

  • Public Works

    ROAD WEIGHT LIMITS KAUKAUNA, WI - The City of Kaukauna has announced that road weight restrictions will be imposed on all local unimproved roads due to spring thaw conditions on Monday, March 17, 2014. All affected streets will be individual ...

  • Planning and Community Development

    July Garden of the Month Congratulations to Bill Martzahl of 320 East 14th Street! Bill's Japanese and cottage style garden features many perennials, shrubs, and small trees along with striking garden sculptures. The Martzahl garden will b ...

  • Storm Water Management

    MS4 Annual Report to Wisconsin DNR The 2013 Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) annual report is now available for community review and comment. Please contact John Neumeier at 920-766-6305 with any questions or comments. ERU Com ...

  • Recreation

    Online Registration is Here! The Recreation Department has just launched its Online Registration Website. Now you can register for programs at home in your bunny slippers! To view information on our seasonal programs, visit the Recreation ...

Welcome to the City of Kaukauna

 

The City of Kaukauna is a growing community of over 15,000. The City has its own Police, Fire and Rescue service available to our residents. Kaukauna is well-maintained with regular garbage collection, street cleaning, well-lit and well-paved streets and other services vital to keeping our community safe and attractive. Kaukauna boasts a 350 acre Industrial Park Network, complete with rail and heavy truck access. Kaukauna also affords its residents with numerous recreational opportunities such as the Historic Grignon Mansion, the 1000 Islands Environmental Center, many parks and sport fields, a public swimming pool, and a public library. City hosts the Fox Firecracker 5k Run/Walk and the Downtown Farmer's Market June through October. With such a variety of activities available, it should not come as a surprise that Kaukauna is also known as "The Friendly City."

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Yard Waste Drop Off
8/2/2014 12:00:00 AM
The City of Kaukauna will provide yard waste drop-off days for $1/bag or can on the following Thursdays and Saturdays at 340 W. Third Street next to the former recycling area: THURSDAY DROP-OFF DATES (7:15 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.) June 5, 19 July 10, 24 August 7, 21 September 4, 18 October 2 SATURDAY DROP OFF DATES (9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon) July 19 August 2 September 14 FREE DROP OFF DATES October 16 (7:15 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.) October 17 (7:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.) October 18 (9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon) October 30 (7:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.) Residents will be required to purchase a voucher from the Clerk/Treasurer's office at 201 W. Second Street before dropping off yard waste. Cash will not be accepted at the drop-off point. The vouchers will be sold in $5.00 increments and will be good for the disposal of five bags or cans of yard waste. All yard waste must be in bags or cans. No loose yard waste will be accepted. The yard waste attendant will validate vouchers. Grass clippings will be accepted. However, the City of Kaukauna and the D.N.R. encourage residents to leave grass clippings on the lawn. Lawn clippings are a good source of fertilizer and can also make excellent compost.

Yard Waste Drop Off
8/7/2014 12:00:00 AM
The City of Kaukauna will provide yard waste drop-off days for $1/bag or can on the following Thursdays and Saturdays at 340 W. Third Street next to the former recycling area: THURSDAY DROP-OFF DATES (7:15 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.) June 5, 19 July 10, 24 August 7, 21 September 4, 18 October 2 SATURDAY DROP OFF DATES (9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon) July 19 August 2 September 14 FREE DROP OFF DATES October 16 (7:15 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.) October 17 (7:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.) October 18 (9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon) October 30 (7:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.) Residents will be required to purchase a voucher from the Clerk/Treasurer's office at 201 W. Second Street before dropping off yard waste. Cash will not be accepted at the drop-off point. The vouchers will be sold in $5.00 increments and will be good for the disposal of five bags or cans of yard waste. All yard waste must be in bags or cans. No loose yard waste will be accepted. The yard waste attendant will validate vouchers. Grass clippings will be accepted. However, the City of Kaukauna and the D.N.R. encourage residents to leave grass clippings on the lawn. Lawn clippings are a good source of fertilizer and can also make excellent compost.

Large and Irregular Garbage and Branch Pick Up
8/11/2014 12:00:00 AM
Second full week of each month (Sunday - Saturday). Overflow of garbage, furniture, mattress etc. may be placed out for pickup. All major appliances will need a sticker before placing out for collection. You may purchase a sticker from the City Clerk's office at 201 West Second Street, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.. Refrigerants (freezer, refrigerator, air conditioner or dehumidifier) are $15.00. Non-Refrigerants (stove, microwave, oven, washer, dryer, dishwasher, furnace or water heater) are $10.00. You may also place out any other metal items at this time for no charge. 1.Brush must be a minimum of two (2) feet and a maximum of six (6) feet in length. Brush two (2) feet to four (4) feet in length must be bundled and secured with twine or string. Bundles and/or branches shall not exceed 50 pounds in weight. Bundles shall not be greater than 18 inches in diameter. Side branches on larger limbs shall be removed. 2.All brush to be collected must be placed at the curb or alley line, but no more than 24 hours prior to the time of collection. Maximum height of such brush piles shall be four (4) feet from ground level. Brush is not to be placed in any container. 3.All brush must be loosely and neatly placed for collection. The butt ends of all branches shall face the roadway. 4.Roots shall be removed from brush. 5.Brush shall only be placed for collection by the owner or occupant who performed the brush trimming/removal and not by any contractor performing such work. Any such contractor shall be responsible for removal of any brush created by his/her work. 6.In addition to any other penalty, any brush placed for collection which is in violation of this ordinance shall not be collected until such violation has been corrected.