New Lisbon, The Friendly City!


New Lisbon is located on the beautiful Lemonweir River in central Wisconsin. According to Indian Folklore, the area now known as New Lisbon was used as a winter location for hunting and trapping. During its heyday, New Lisbon was a bustling center for railroad activity, providing service for industries as well as passenger service.

Just off of Interstate 90/94 (Exit 61) with easy access to all of Wisconsins great attractions. Locally there is the Lemonweir River & Castle Rock Lake for great fishing or just some Summer fun on the water and Snowmobiling in the Winter. To the south its a short drive to the Wisconsin Dells and less than two hours to Madison. To the north is LaCrosse via Interstate or scenic Hwy12 & 16. New Lisbon is a great friendly quiet place to launch your fun filled vacation. Plenty to do and explore with fishing, boating, hiking, cross-country skiing, ATVing and snowmobiling. Theres also the nearby Elroy-Sparta State Bike Trail, as well as the Omaha Trail.




News & Notices

Community Room Use Policy

12th February 2019

The  City Common Council amended the policy for the use of the Community Room. A charge for the use for individuals that live in the City of New Lisbon is $25.00.  Individuals that live outside of the City of New Lisbon will be charged $50.00.  Call City Hall at 608-562-5213 if you have any questions. 


Snow Emergency

12th February 2019

The City of New Lisbon has declared a Snow Emergency beginning immediately on Tuesday, February 12, 2019.  This Snow Emergency remains in effect until noon on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, or until City Officials lift the Declaration.  A Snow Emergency prohibits parking on all City streets or alley.

Alternate Parking starts November 15, 2019

3rd December 2018

Focus Residential Flood Relief Info

14th November 2018

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