Lake Geneva Public Works Department

1065 Carey Street

(262) 248-6644


Tom Earle, Director.


Neil Waswo, Superintendent


Jon Foster, Arborist/Lead. Brett Behrens, Lead.


The City of Lake Geneva Public Works Department prides itself in providing excellent services throughout the year.


The department cares for and maintains:


  • 45 miles of roadways.

  • Street lighting.

  • Traffic signals located downtown, Edwards Blvd, Hwy 12 ramps and Interchange North.

  • The City storm sewer system.

  • City owned sidewalks.

  • City bike trail system.

  • Riviera Ballroom.

  • Riviera Beach.

  • Boat launch.

  • Oak Hill Cemetery.

  • Pioneer Cemetery.

  • 21 city parks and natural areas.

  • 22 public restrooms.

  • 230+ garbage receptacles.

  • Geneva Lake lakefront.


The department is also responsible for snow plowing operations, street sweeping and spring and fall brush/leaf pickup as well as the City’s recycling program which composts over 7000 cubic yards of organic material yearly and offers it to residents free of charge. We are heavily involved in Venetian Fest, 4th of July festivities, Winterfest,the annual Christmas parade as well as all other holidays and festivals.


In addition, the department cares for and maintains almost 7000 trees and has been a Tree City USA member for over 25 years.


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