Job Opening – Harbor Maste

The City of Oconto has a job opening for the following position: Harbor Master at the Breakwater Park & Harbor. This is a summer-time, part-time position that will start in mid-April and go through the end of October, weaterh permitting. Applications are available at City Hall between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and are due by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 13, 2018. Any questions, contact the Oconto Parks Department at (920)834-7706.

2018 Winterfest on Porter

The Eighth Annual “Winterfest on Porter” will be held on Sunday, March 4, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Oconto Legion Golf Club. Events include the “Northwoods Chili Cook-Off”, free outdoor games and a free rafffle.
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, volunteer or donor for Winterfest, or if you have any questions, please contact John Bostedt at (929)834-7706 or See you at Winterfest!!!

2018 Candlelight Walk at Copper Culture State Park – January 20, 2018

The 2018 Candlelight Walk at Copper Culture State Park will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Warming fires, cookies and hot chocolate will be provided near the pavilion to warm you up after you walk!  If you have any questions, or would like to help with set-up and/or clean-up, please call (920)834-7706.

Hope to see you there!!

Snow Removal


Under City Ordinance No. 986 and Section 6-2-7 it shall be duty of the owners and/or the occupants of any lot or parcel of land in the City of Oconto to remove, or cause to be removed, the snow and ice from any and all sidewalks.

The owner or occupant will have forty-eight hours to remove any snow or ice after the cessation of any fall of snow.

The Superintendent of Public Works or his designee shall remove or cause the snow to be removed from any and all sidewalks that may be neglected by the owner or occupant and a fee shall be assessed against the owner or occupant for the cost and expense of moving such snow. The minimum cost for the removal will be $75.00

Jeremy Wusterbarth
Superintendent of Public Works & Utilities

City of Oconto
Snow Plowing and Removal

Under City Ordinance Chapter 2 Section 6-2-11 (Unlawful Dumping on Streets.) It shall be unlawful for any person to deposit or cause to be deposited, dump, sort, scatter or leave any snow or ice in any public street, sidewalk, and alley or upon any public property of another without the express permission of the owner of occupant thereof.

Citations will be issued for any person violating the above said ordinance.