Welcome to the City of Brillion

Nestled between Lake Michigan and Lake Winnebago in Calumet County, the City of Brillion is a great place to live, work, learn, and play. Being centrally located 25 miles from Appleton, Green Bay, and Manitowoc, makes Brillion a great location for quaint living and a short commute.


Mondays - Thursdays: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Fridays: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm


***Large item pickup will still go as planned for April 23 on the East side of Main St.***


Spring Election Results

Gary Deiter - 321

Alderperson At - Large:
Betty Nies - 316
Rueben Piepenburg - 222
Wally Sonnabend - 251

Come down to City Hall to check out the design and layout of the new City Hall building! 

Adopt-A-Flower Basket

Make an investment in your community - Adopt-a-Flower basket!  Your donation helps offset the cost of the City's hanging flower basket program.  The hanging flower baskets enjance the aesthetic appeal of the City.  Staff maintain the individual flower baskets along Main Street in Brillion.  Click HERE for more information. 

Remember to get your dog and/or cat license before April 1. 
Before April 1 - $3 for spayed/neutered pets, $8 for non-spayed/neutered
After April 1 - an additional $5 penalty fee added

2018 Free Large Item Pickup Date:
The City of Brillion in coordination with the contracted services of Advanced Disposal  will once again hold a free large item pick-up for residents of the City.  The 2018 Large Item Pick-up is scheduled for Monday, April 23rd for residents on the East side of Main Street and Monday, April 30th for residents on the West side of Main Street.  Residents should place items on the curb prior to the morning of pickup. Advanced Disposal will not clean up messes left by improperly prepared material or left by scavengers. All electronic items and items containing Freon will not be picked up.  Please note that this Free Large Item pickup is only offered once a year.  There will not be a fall pickup date in 2018.

 2018 Open Book:
Open Book for City of Brillion property owners was Thursday, March 22nd.    Open Book is an opportunity for property owners to meet with the assessor to review and discuss their property assessment.  There is still time to schedule an appointment with an assessor.   On-line scheduling for appointments to meet with the assessors can be done on Accurate Appraisals website at accurateassessor.com or you can contact Accurate Appraisal at 1-800-770-3927.  Deadline is May 1. 

2018 Spring Election – April 3, 2018: 

The 2018 Spring Election will be held on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 for Justice of Supreme Court, Court of Appeals Judge Districts I and IV, Circuit Court Judge, County Supervisors, Municipal Officers, and School District Officers.

The following Municipal Officers for the City of Brillion are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed.  The term of Alderperson begins on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 and is a three (3) year term unless otherwise indicated.  Three will be elected to Office.

            Mayor: Gary Deiter - Incumbent
            Alderperson At-Large: Betty Nies - Incumbent
            Alderperson At-Large: Rueben Piepenburg
            Alderperson At-Large: Wally Sonnabend - Incumbent

Absentee voting in the Clerk’s office begins Monday, March 19th through Friday, March 30th.  Voters requesting an absentee ballot in person must cast the ballot in the clerk's office.  Ballots cannot be hand carried out of the clerk's office.   Voter ID is required.

City Hall will be closed on Friday, March 30th.  Please call ahead to make an appointment with the Clerk if you wish to vote absentee in the Clerk’s office on Friday, March 30th.

Tax Collection

The first installment or full payment of the 2017 property tax is due to the City Clerk/Treasurer by Wednesday,  January 31, 2018 at 130 Calumet Street, Brillion.  Second installments are due to the Calumet County Treasurer by Tuesday, July 31, 2018.

Please note:  Mortgage escrow checks must be paid directly to the City Treasurer to be applied to the property tax bill.  If a refund is due, the Treasurer will send a refund check to the property owners.  The City Treasurer will not endorse mortgage escrow checks over to the property owners.

 Winter Parking Ban:

The City Winter Parking Ban will be in effect November 15, 2017 until April 1, 2018.  There is no parking on City streets between 1:00 am and 6:00 am.  Exceptions are to attend religious services and for physicians on emergency calls.  The fine for parking overnight on City street during the City Winter Parking Ban is $25.00.

Overnight parking permission can be obtained by calling the Brillion Police Department and providing your vehicle information and location.

Snow Removal Reminder:

Per City Code, any person failing to remove either snow or ice from the sidewalk within 24 hours after a snowfall or sleet storm shall be subject to forfeiture, and the city shall have such sidewalk cleared of snow or ice and the expense thereof levied as a special tax against the property, collected as are other taxes. The expense of such snow and ice removal shall be charged at a rate $120.00 per hour with a minimum charge for 1 hour.

  •  Please shovel your sidewalks within 24 hours after a snowfall event.
  •  Please DO NOT blow or shovel snow back into or across the street.
  •  Please DO NOT pile snow on sidewalk terrace if your property is in the Downtown District.
  •  Please keep your sidewalks & sidewalk ramps free of ice & snow.
  •  Please remove vehicles from the street when the snowplows are in operation.
  •  Please remove snow from around fire hydrants near your home.

Mailbox Policy:

The City of Brillion will pay a maximum of $25.00 if a mailbox, located within the terrace area set back 6 to 8 inches from the curb or road edge (per City Code sec. 82-8) and is directly damaged by a snowplow.  The City is not responsible for any damage due to snow coming off of the plow or for damages to mailboxes that are not located within the terrace area defined in City Code sec. 82-8 as follows:   Responsibility to maintain. Every owner of land in the city whose land abuts a terrace is required to maintain, or have maintained by his tenant, the terrace directly abutting such land as provided in this section and elsewhere in this Code. Every owner shall keep mailboxes located on a terrace set back 6 to 8 inches from the front face of the curb or road edge to the mailbox door and shall be kept  free and clear of snow.

  Large Item Pickup

Items too large to fit into the polycart garbage container, such as furniture, will be collected on Tuesdays, only if a sticker is attached.  Stickers may be purchased from City Hall during regular business hours.  Stickers must be purchased by 12:00 noon on Friday in order to be picked up the following Tuesday.  Stickers for appliances WITHOUT FREON such as stoves, washers, dryers, furniture, carpeting, etc. are $25.00 per item.  Items containing freon and electronics will not be accepted.

 Compost Site Reminder:

Yard waste includes all materials originating in the yard and garden, which are capable of natural decomposition, including leaves, grass clippings, and other vegetation.  Please do not leave boxes and bags at the compost site.  These materials will not readily decompose.   Please do not dispose of garbage, white goods, recyclables, construction materials or tires at the compost site.  These items may be disposed through Advanced Disposal (888-688-4005).  Also, please do not dispose of recreational fire pit ashes.  The ashes might be warm enough to ignite the brush pile.  Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.

Garbage and Recycling Schedule - April 2018:

Garbage colleciton for the City of Brillion is picked up weekly every Wednesday.  Recycling materials will be picked up bi-weekly, alternate sides of the City.  The Recycling Schedule is as follows:

West of Main Street:                                                                   East of Main Street:
April 11, 25                                                                                   April 4, 18

Reminder:  Please do not over fill your garbage barrel. This may cause garbage to spill out onto the street while the garbage truck is emptying the barrel.  If you need your garbage or recycling barrel replaced or have questions regarding the Garbage and Recylcing Collection Schedule, please contact Brillion City Hall at 920-756-2250.



Please click the link below to access the new City Fee Schedule:

Fee Schedule


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