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

Christmas Trees

The City of Brillion will not be picking up Christmas trees at the curb.  If you wish to discard your tree at the compost site you may do so on your own.  There are several groups that are seeking out old Christmas trees for ice fishing road/tree lines, cover for wild game and fish etc.  They are coming to us asking if we would save trees for them.  We have welcomed them to pick up any trees at the curb within the City and also those deposited at the compost site. If you have any further questions, please contact Andy Geiger at City Hall. 920-756-2250.


The City of Brillion is seeking proposals from qualified firms or individuals for building inspection and zoning administration services.  To be considered, a complete proposal must be received at the City Clerk's office at 130 Calumet Street, Brillion WI, 54110 by 3:00 pm on Friday, January 19, 2018.

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.

City Hall Tax Collection Hours:
Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 4:30pm and Fridays 8am-3pm

2018 Spring Election – April 3, 2018: 

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

The following municipal officers for the City of Brillion are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed.  The term of Alderperson At-Large begins on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 and is a three (3) year term unless otherwise indicated. 

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

 The first day of circulation of nomination papers is Friday, December 1, 2017 and the final day for filing nomination papers is 5:00 PM on Tuesday, January 2, 2012 at the City Clerk’s office located at 130 Calumet Street, Brillion, Wisconsin. For information on circulation of nomination papers, please contact Joy Buboltz at City Hall, 920-756-2250.

 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 - January 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:
January 4, 17, 31                                                                          January 10, 24

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.



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Fee Schedule


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