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

Hydrant Flushing

26th May 2023

Attention City of New Lisbon!  The Water Department will be flushing hydrants Monday, June 5th through Friday, June 9th .  For more information or if you experience water quality problems lasting more than four hours following hydrant flushing, contact the Water Department at 562-3794.

2023 Board of Review

25th April 2023

Think Spring!

14th March 2023

Spring will be here soon!  Sign up for e-bills!  The New Lisbon Municipal Utility has a partnership with Payment Service Network. Sign up to receive your utility bill by email. There is no cost to receive your bill online. Use the link below or on the home page quick links. You do not have to make online payments to receive your bill by email.

If you want to make online payments, go to make payments at   or make a payment by phone at 1-877-885-7968.  You will need your account number.  Payments online have a nominal fee for the service.

There is also an app. Download “PSN Payments” from App Store or Google Play.

Current Focus On Energy Promotion

14th March 2023

Focus on Energy is offering for a limited time a Room Air Purifier promotion. Customers can receive an additional $20 rebate on top of the standard $20 rebate on the Winix A230 air purifier through the Online Marketplace from 3/9 to 3/19/23.  

2023 Electric Public Notice

29th December 2022


2023 Notice for INCREASE of ELECTRIC UTILITY RATES - Correction New Rates start March 1st, 2023.

The application of the New Lisbon Municipal Electric & Water Department to increase rates for electric service was approved by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin on December 22, 2022. The company made application for the increase on April 7, 2022 and the Commission held hearings on November 29, 2022.  New rates will be effective with the March 1, 2023 bill.  

The last rate increase was dated May 12, 2008. 

Notice of Non-Candidacy

12th December 2022








Incumbent Common Council Alderperson Marvin W. Newlun has filed a Notice of Non-Candidacy indicating that he does not plan to seek re-election next spring.


City of New Lisbon, Juneau County, Wisconsin , Ward 4 and 5 residents interest in running for office may download nomination forms and the other required ballot access documents from the Wisconsin Elections Commission website: or in person at City Hall, 232 West Pleasant Street.


Nomination papers and the other required ballot access documents must be completed and filed in the clerk’s office y 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 3, 2023, in order for candidates to qualify for ballot placement.


If you have any questions, please contact the clerk at 608-562-5213 or [email protected].



Posted: December 12, 2022




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