A Mayor and six Alderpersons, two from each of three districts, comprise the Common Council that governs the City of Delavan. A full-time City Administrator carries out Council policies while supervising daily affairs. A staff of full- and part-time employees plus nearly 100 volunteers, who serve on various boards and commissions, maintain City operations.

Delavan’s government and business offices, the Police Department, the Common Council Chambers, Municipal Court, and several public meeting rooms, are all found at the Delavan Municipal building, 123 S. Second Street. City officials can be reached at 262-728-5585.

Fire Department

A professionally-trained, volunteer fire department responds quickly to any fire emergency. The Fire Department is equipped with some of the latest fire-fighting apparatus. The city is rated Class 3 for fire insurance purposes. The Fire Department is located in the Neill Flood Fire Station, 811 Ann St.
The non-emergency number is 262-728-5646.


Full-Time and Part-Time police officers provide services for our citizens.

The non-emergency number is 262-728-6311.

Rescue Squad

Medix is a private ambulance service that is contracted by the City of Delavan to provide Paramedic level service.

You may contact Medix in Delavan by dialing 911 in an emergency.  The non-emergency number is 262-728-6311.


Delavan City services are the best in the county. Five wells and five elevated storage tanks with a total capacity of 2.4 MG, with additional reservoir supply of 400,000 gallons provide ample water supply for residents. The City maintains the sewage collection system and a drop off center for yard waste. Call the City offices at 262-728-5585 for all current information.


Liquor License Application Forms  Fees: $100 Beer / $500 Liquor / $25 Publication
Wisconsin Information on Alcohol Beverage Laws
Wisconsin Alcohol Beverage Laws for Retailers
Temporary Liquor License Application Form

Operator’s Permit Application
Operator’s Permit Information
Operator Permit Training Information

Amusement Device Permit Application

Cigarette License Application  $100 Fee

Direct Seller’s Permit Application

Sidewalk Cafe Application  No fee

All forms should be returned with the appropriate fee to City Hall, 123 S Second Street, P.O. Box 465, Delavan, WI  53115

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