A Mayor and six Aldermen, 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 So. Second St. City officials can be reached at 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 728-5646.


Full-Time and 6 Part-Time police officers and 5 dispatchers provide 24 hour dispatching for all City of Delavan departments, including Medix, as well as 24 hour dispatching for our citizens. Delavan has two 911 emergency Response Lines.

The non-emergency number is 728-6311.

Rescue Squad

The 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 or outside the city at 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. The city maintains the sewage collection system and a drop off center for yard waste. Call the city offices at 728-5585 for all current information.

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