News Flash

Posted on: October 18, 2018

Winterizing of Parks Restrooms

Cabin 1 Public Restrooms

The City of Manitowoc Parks Division has winterized and closed most parks restrooms and drinking fountains for the winter.  Three public restrooms, Silver Creek Park, Manitou Park and Lincoln Park Cabin #1, will remain open all winter for winter ...

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Additional Info... Parks and Recreation
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Be Halloween Safe

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Halloween is a fun, and spooky, time of year for kids. Make trick-or-treating safe for your little monsters with a few easy safety tips.

Additional Info... Fire Department
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Sign up to participate in 2019 Tablesetting Exhibit

Are you interested in creating your own beautiful and unique for the 45th Annual Art of Tablesetting Exhibit? If so, please submit the form on the Tablesetting Exhibit page to indicate your interest. Participants will be randomly selected in February 2019...Read on...

Additional Info... Rahr West Art Museum
Posted on: October 3, 2018

New Polling Place - District 6

Lincoln Park Cabin 1

The polling location for District 6 voters will be changing to Lincoln Park, Cabin 1, 1215 N. 8th St. starting with the November 6, 2018 General Election. Check your polling location online at, or by calling the City Clerk at 920-686-6950.

Posted on: September 27, 2018

Evergreen Cemetery Fall Clean-Up

Fall colors in Section W

It’s Fall Clean Up time at the City of Manitowoc’s Evergreen Cemetery.  The Cemetery Division asks your help in clearing all summer decorations in order to help maintain Evergreen Cemetery’s park-like beauty. &nb...

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Additional Info... Evergreen Cemetery
Posted on: September 27, 2018

Halloween In The Mansion

Halloween Poster

Halloween in the Mansion

Wednesday, October 24


Held at the Rahr-West Art Museum

Join staff and volunteers at the Rahr-West Art Museum for a free, family-friendly evening of costumes, stories, pumpkin painting, Halloween crafts and trick-or-treatin...

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Rahr West Art Museum
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Leaf Pickup

Leaf pickup map 2018

The City of Manitowoc 2018 Leaf Pickup Parking Ban is scheduled to begin on October 1, 2018.  Leaves are scheduled to be picked up once a week on your street sweeping day.  Based on past history, the bulk of leaf pickup is expected to be...

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Additional Info... Public Infrastructure
Posted on: September 22, 2018


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In association with the Lakeshore Artists Guild, ArtSlam the Exhibition is at the Rahr-West Art Museum through November 4, 2018. See the results of the 1st annual ArtSlam weekend, where artists were invited to create artwork inspired by Downtown Manitowoc...

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Rahr West Art Museum
Posted on: September 21, 2018


2016 Best of Show   Lone Silo by Cynthia Tumpach

The Water's Edge Artists, (WEA) Annual Art Exhibit “The Art of Preservaton” will be held in the Historic Vilas Rahr Mansion in the Rahr West Art Museum, 610 North 8th Street, Manitowoc, September 30th through October 28th.  Op...

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Rahr West Art Museum
Posted on: September 17, 2018

Unpaid Special Assessments to Transfer to Tax Roll on Nov. 1, 2018

Property owners are reminded that unpaid special assessments bearing a November 1, 2018 due date will automatically be transferred to the tax roll on that date.

Property owners entitled to the installment payment plan will automatically be given the instal...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

2018 City of Manitowoc Trick-or-Treat Hours


This year Trick-or-Treat will be held on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. in the City of Manitowoc. Please be sure to turn ON your porch light if you're participating, and turn it OFF if you are not. Happy Halloween!

Posted on: August 31, 2018

30th Annual Lakeshore Holiday Parade Registration OPEN!

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We have a few exciting announcements this year:

  • The Theme for this year’s parade is:  Christmas Through the Decades  So pick a decade and run with it!
  • The drawing has been done, of those who won trophies last year, and hosting Mrs. Claus t...
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Posted on: June 15, 2018

City of Manitowoc Parks, Evergreen Cemetery and Streets & Sanitation Offices Moving

The City of Manitowoc offices for Parks, Evergreen Cemetery and Streets and Sanitation located at 2655 S. 35th Street will be moving on Monday, June 18, 2018 to City Hall.  Visit us at our new location at the west end of the first floor of City H...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 1, 2018

Noxious Weed Ordinance Changes

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The City has been receiving many long grass complaints.  Property owners in the City of Manitowoc are required by City Ordinance 13.050 to keep their lawns mowed below 8 inches and remove noxious weeds on their property. 

The procedure fo...

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Additional Info... Public Infrastructure
Posted on: May 11, 2018

Clean Up After Your Pet

The City of Manitowoc has recently received several complaints about citizens not cleaning up after their pet.  Many times neighbors know who walks their dog in these areas and they have asked the City to take action.   


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Additional Info... Engineering