Resident Information

 

Town of Genesee

Resident Information

(General Information)

 

 

For Emergency Help dial 911

Emergency: Fire, Ambulance, Police:  911

 

Help Lines

Police-Non-Emergency: 262-548-7117 (Waukesha County Sheriff’s Dept.)

 

Fire-Non-Emergency: (262) 392-2700 (North Prairie)

                                     (262) 968-3301 (Wales-Genesee)

 

Town Ordinance Violations:           (262) 548-7117 (Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department)

 

Mediation Center of Waukesha County: (262) 544-1647

            414W. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI  53188

 

Family Service of Waukesha: (262) 547-5567

            (Provides information and referral services concerning individual, marriage and family counseling, drug and alcohol abuse, and budget counseling.)

  

Suicide Hotline: “First Call For Help”: (262) 547-3388

            (Offers 24-hour telephone counseling and information about family, personal, health and emergency services in Waukesha County)

 

N Poison Control Center: 1-800-222-1222

 

Genesee Town Hall

(Open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)

P.O. Box 242

S43 W31391 Hwy 83

Genesee Depot, WI  53127-0242

Phone: (262) 968-3656

Fax: (262) 968-3809

 

Assessor 

Schultz Appraisal  262-567-5999 M-Tr 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

PO Box 1077

111 W 2nd Street

Oconomowoc, WI 53066

 

 

 

Legal Notices

All legal notices are published in the Kettle Moraine Index (262) 367-3272; and posted at the Genesee Town Hall in Genesee Depot, Citizens Bank Hwy 83 & 59, Genesee and at the Genesee Depot post office in Genesee Depot.

 

 

Voting

Voting for all wards is held at the Genesee Town Hall.  Registration can be done at the polling place or in the Genesee Town Office.  Proof of residency must be provided to register.

 

 

Building Permits

For all building, remodeling, & construction projects contact the Town of Genesee-Building Inspector.  Refer to Building Permit Information

 

Office: (262) 364-6633 (Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:30 am to noon)

 

 

House Numbers

Uniform building addresses are required by the Town. Please click here for the Ordinance.

  

 Electric/Gas Utilities

Electric & Gas Service:

    Wisconsin Electric Power: 1-(414) 221-3333

Lights Out: 1-(800) 662-4797

 

 

Digger’s Hotline

Diggers Hotline: 1-(800) 242-8511

 

Any person planning to excavate should contact Digger’s Hotline 72 hours before digging and the location of underground cables in the area will be provided free of charge.

 

 

Dog Licenses

*License year begins January 1.

*All dogs 5 months or older must be licensed by March 31 of each year to avoid a $5.00 late penalty. 

*Evidence that the dog is currently immunized against rabies must be presented before a license can be issued. 

*Applications are available at the Town of Genesee, Town Hall.

*Dog License Fees:

            Neutered Male: $10.00                      Unneutered Male:  $15.00

            Spayed Female: 10.00                       Unsprayed Female:  $15.00

 

*Checks payable to: Town of Genesee

*For more information call (262) 968-3656

(If you no longer have a dog, please contact the Town Office to update records)

 

 

Garbage/Recycling

Weekly garbage/recycling pickup for Genesee residents is provided by:

            John’s Disposal Service, Inc.

            W3875 Highway “U”

            Whitewater, WI  53190

            Phone:  (262) 473-4700

            Fax: (262) 473-6775

            e-mail:  johnsdisposal@idcnet.com

 

*Garbage is collected every Friday