Thursday, July 2, 2015

2015 Neighborhood Listening Session

Please join the Village of Waunakee and the Waunakee-Westport Lion’s Club for a Neighborhood Listening Session at Rex’s Innkeeper on Wednesday, July 15 at 7:00 PM.

The purpose of this listening session is to give Village residents the opportunity to meet informally and in a comfortable environment with our Village President, Chris Zellner, and our Village Administrator, Todd Schmidt, to discuss issues and ask questions.  Points of discussion can include Waunakee’s growth, improvements, conditions of the neighborhood, traffic, public safety, and any other topics that come to mind.

We are eager to listen to your input and we hope to see you at this event!

If you are unable to attend, but have something you would like to discuss with us please contact President Chris Zellner at (608) 849-4515 or and Administrator Todd Schmidt at (608) 850-5227 or 

Waunakee Police Department July Newsletter

Please feel free to click the link below to view the July Waunakee Police Department Newsletter.

Waunakee Police Department Newsletter - July 2015

Weekly Public Works Improvements Update - July 6, 2015

To view the weekly Public Works Improvements for the Week of July 6, 2015, please click the link below for more details:

Weekly Public Works Improvements Update - July 6, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

37th Annual Waunafest Run

Waunakee Village Park
500 East Main Street
Saturday, July 25, 2015
7:30 AM

With a blast of a cannon the 37th Annual WaunaFest Run begins at the Waunakee Village Park Gazebo! See why "Silent Sports" Magazine rates this run "one of the best in the area, where community participation and support still mean something." Enjoy a great race, awards, music, food, refreshments and a weekend of WaunaFest fun. Register early to save money and guarantee your race shirt.

Click the link below for more details:

Waunafest Run


Waunakee Emergency Services Citizens Academy

Waunakee Police, Fire, and EMS are pleased to announce the 2015 Waunakee Emergency Services Citizen's Academy program starting September 2, 2015. Participants will meet on Wednesday evenings 6:00 PM-8:30 PM for 9 consecutive weeks. The Citizen's Academy is a "hands on" program.

The goal of the program is to give participants a better understanding of Police, Fire, and EMS duties and responsibilities. During simulations, participants will be able to assume the role of the Police Officer, Firefighter, and Emergency Medical Technician. The class is limited to 14 participants. Requirements: You must be at least 18 years of age. Preference will be given to Village of Waunakee residents. Applications Due August 26, 2015. Applications and course schedule may be picked up at the Waunakee Police Department, Waunakee Police Department website, or by contacting Sergeant Adam Kreitzman at 849-4523 or email

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

4th of July Holiday: Play It Safe

The 4th of July and fireworks just go together. With the holiday approaching, this is a great time to remember the dangers of fireworks which can cause serious injuries if not properly used. Ready Wisconsin has some great tips to protect yourself and your family.

Click the link below for more details:

4th of July Holiday: Play It Safe

Home Composting

Are you home composting? A new poster from the Wisconsin DNR will give you a quick and easy way reference for what can and cannot be composted in most home compost piles.

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Home Composting