Land & Water Management

Mission Statement


It is our mission to work with our community to improve land and water management practices to improve and preserve Ozaukee County's natural resources for generations to come. 

St john 23 tree planing grade 4

St John 23rd 4th Grade Class learned about the importance of trees and how they better the environment.  Each student planted a small seedling to take home.



2017 Ozaukee County Clean Sweep Program

Friday & Saturday, June 9 & 10


The 2017 Ozaukee County Clean Sweep is an opportunity for residents, agricultural producers, and some businesses to properly dispose of hazardous waste and used tires.  The Land and Water Management Department has coordinated this new Clean Sweep program, partnering with the Ozaukee County Highway Department and Veolia Environmental Services.

The drive-through collection makes this program simple and efficient for everyone.

A $20.00 PRE-REGISTRATION FEE PER VEHICLE IS REQUIRED FOR HAZARDOUS WASTE ONLY

.  Pre-registration is not necessary for used tires, but disposal fees apply and must be paid when the tires are dropped off.

General Information: Pay Online or Pre-register by Mail with a Check

$20.00 per vehicle fee

Click here for Clean Sweep 2017-general info & register


Hazardous Waste Items We Will Accept / Some Items We WILL NOT Accept


Household Chemicals & Materials/Agricultural Chemicals & Materials

Click here for Clean Sweep 2017-accepted items

Used Tires

Pre-registration is Not Necessary/Disposal Fees Apply


Click here for

Clean Sweep 2017-tires

Very Small Quantity Generator Businesses (VSQG)

Pre-register with Veolia / Veolia Will Calculate Cost


Click here for Clean Sweep 2017-vsqg








  1. Cooperative Programs

    Discover more specific information about various cooperative programs.

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  2. Cost Share Programs

    Read about various national and federal programs aimed at helping land owners, conservation, and wildlife management.

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  3. Regulatory Programs

    Browse through the regulatory programs offered by the land and water management department.

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  4. Contractor List

    Contractor List

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  5. Friends of the Cedarburg Bog

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  6. Non-Metallic Mining

    Find basic permits, regulatory plans, and basic information about non-metallic mining here.

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  7. Rain Garden Iniative

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  8. Shoreline Stability

    View information on shoreline stability, erosion, and find helpful resources.

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  9. Ulao Creek

    Ulao Creek Partnership Webpage

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  10. Shoreland Zoning Permit Application

    permit applications

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