Water Utility


The Germantown Water Utility has filed an application with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSCW) to increase water rates.

A public hearing will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 3:00pm.

For information on how to comment on the proposal or how to attend the public hearing, see the Public Notice here

More detailed information on the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSCW) Staff's cost-of-service analysis and proposed rates can be found here.

Related Documents:

Public Notice to All Customers of the Germantown Water Utility

Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSCW) Cost-of-Service Analysis and proposed Rates

FAQ's Related to Water Rate Increase

Note: If you are calling after hours regarding an urgent matter, please call the Police Department Non-emergency number at 262-253-7780.

Germantown Water Utility superintends the Village's public potable water system and administers compliance with Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) requirements.

Some of the Water Utility's assets include:
  • 94.6 +/- miles of water main
  • 1,338 +/- fire hydrants
  • 6,417 meters owned and maintained
  • 3 operating towers
  • 3 operating deep aquifer wells
  • 3 operating shallow aquifer wells

The Village of Germantown is opening a proposal to provide water meter installation services. Click HERE to view details for perspective bidders.