How Wauwatosa is Prepared to Respond to COVID-19

Wauwatosa routinely plans, trains, and exercises with partner agencies on responses to pandemics or infectious diseases. We are monitoring developments related to COVID-19 as they happen. Learn about city services available online or by mail.


What we do

  • Collect your garbage and recycling
  • Maintain your streets
  • Maintain sanitary and storm sewers
  • Maintain water mains
  • Maintain street lights and traffic signals
  • Plant and prune City trees
  • Maintain landscaping at City properties
  • Maintain City vehicles
  • Manage the Drop Off Center for resident use

Waste Wizard

See how to dispose, recycle, or compost items:


  • I'm concerned about parking regulations on my street. What can I do?
  • What is lead and how are we exposed to it?
  • How do I know if my property has a lead water supply line?
  • Is exposure to lead a health concern?
  • What is the Wauwatosa Water Utility doing to replace lead services?
  • What can I do to reduce lead in my tap water?
  • Are there filters certified to reduce lead?
  • How can I test for lead in my water?
  • Where can I get more information about lead and water?
  • The snowplow damaged my mailbox. What can I do?
  • What should I do if my sewer backs up?
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