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Yes. The installation/placement of any new driveway, walkway, patio, fence, or retaining wall requires a Zoning Permit through the Planning Division of the Community Development Department. This applies to all surfaces, including but not limited to asphalt (traditional or permeable), concrete (traditional or permeable), pavers, and gravel. If the driveway, walkway, patio, fence, or retaining wall is replacing something that is already existing you would want to check with the Planning Division to see if a new permit will be required.
The answer is typically yes, depending on the exact details of the work/project type. Please view the following page for a basic list of permit required items. This list is just a summary and is not necessarily all-inclusive. If there are any question on if a permit is required please contact the Building Inspection Division of the Community Development Department at (262) 679-4145. Permits
There are a few different ways to find out in what Zoning District a property is located:
Please note, if you are located within a subdivision, there may be additional requirement or restrictions relating to fences. Please check with your subdivision and make sure fences are allowed. Just because the City issues you approval of a fence (through a Zoning Permit), the subdivision could still prohibit fences. Any subdivision requires are separate and in addition to any City regulations. Zoning Permit Info & Application
As of October 23, 2014 chickens are allowable on lots less than 120,000 square feet in size with a Zoning Permit for Backyard Chickens. Please view the Planning/Zoning Application page for more details and for a link to the application.
Please contact the Community Development Department if there are any questions at (262) 679-4136.
If you are already a registered voter, please complete Absentee Ballot Application (GAB-121), print the application, and then return it to:
City of Muskego
W182 S8200 Racine Avenue
Muskego, Wisconsin 53150.
To learn more, see the Absentee Voting page.
Please see Special Event Permit and Neighborhood or Small Group Activity Permit.
Fireworks are prohibited without a permit per Section 263-4 of the City of Muskego Municipal Code. You will need to complete an Application/Permit Form.
Contact the court with further questions.
Please see the link for specifics. Informational Map with Rules and Regulations
The collection site is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and accepts all prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, samples, and pet medications. Thermometers, needles or syringes, inhalers and aerosol cans will not be accepted.
(2) All Night Parking.
(a) No person, partnership, corporation, or other legal entity shall park or cause to be parked any vehicle of any kind or description on any public street or highway in the City of Muskego between the hours of 3:00 A.M. and 7:00 A.M. commencing December 1 and ending on April 1 of any year unless temporarily authorized by the Police Department.
7.12 SNOW EMERGENCIES (Cr. Ord. 119)
(4) Parking Prohibited During Emergency. No person shall park any vehicle on a main street, alley or public parking lot during the period of a snow emergency or immediately thereafter until such main street, alley or public parking lot has been cleared of snow, unless with reasonable diligence he could not avoid it.(5) Negligent Parking on Side Streets. No person shall permit any vehicle to park or stop upon any uncleared street or alley or parking lot, either during a driving snowstorm, immediately thereafter, or during a state of declared emergency in such manner as to interfere with snow removal equipment, unless with reasonable diligence he could not avoid it.(6) Removal of Vehicles. Any traffic officer, the Superintendent of Public Works or any of his employees under his supervision and direction may remove any vehicle which may interfere with the operation of any snow removal equipment or any emergency vehicle. The cost of removing such vehicle may be charged to the owner or operator thereof, and the removal may be made by the City Highway Department with City help, or by commercial towing service. Cars removed and towed away shall be stored in a safe place and restored to the owner or operator of such car upon payment of towing fee therefore.
Status of Trails
No water in your house (if you are on a private well, contact a plumber or well company).
A broken service line.