Washington County Board Approves 2016 Budget

Approves $250,000 tax levy reduction, lowers tax rate

Washington County Moves to Align Tax Dollars with Priorities

County departments began a process this month that will help the County align available tax dollars with priority programs. The process will take 6 months and will be used in preparation of the County's 2017 budget next summer.

Washington and Ozaukee Counties Merge Health Departments

In a move that saves Washington County $250,000 by reducing overhead costs and sharing operational expenses, Washington and Ozaukee County Health Departments are merging effective January 1, 2016.