Planning & Parks

"To provide an organized framework for Ozaukee County residents and visitors of Ozaukee County to appreciate and enjoy the natural and cultural resources, local ecology, recreational experiences, well planned sustainable growth and improved quality of life in Ozaukee County through the preservation and protection of natural resources, increased awareness and education, stewardship, comprehensive planning, and the acquisition, development, enhancement and operation of large scale, intergovernmental recreational opportunities including exceptionally well-maintained golf courses, multi-use trails and parks."

Department Divisions

New! Milwaukee River Estuary Area of Concern "Citizens Advisory Committee" Meeting 

Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Please attend the Milwaukee River Estuary Area of Concern "Citizens Advisory Committee" meeting on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm at the
Miller Inn (second floor) in Miller Valley (parking is available next to the visitor center/tour building). We will have a brief presentation on progress toward removing beneficial use impairments in the Estuary (e.g. aesthetics impairment, fish and wildlife consumption impairment, recreational use impairment), and will have representatives of the Committee on hand to discuss progress, challenges, and opportunities. Beer and light snacks will be provided! RSVP is optional!

Housing Rehabilitation Program-Funds are available for 0% interest

(Visit the Planning Department webpage for more information)

The Ozaukee County Fish Passage Program Accepts the Wisconsin DNR External Partner Award

WDNR External Partner Award
United States EPA-GLRI Grant Announcement 

USEPA GLRI Press Release 5.26.16_Final

PDF Version of Press Release