New Resident Information

Welcome to Shawano!



We are glad you chose Shawano County as your home - we know you'll just love it here!  As a new resident, you may wonder about what there is to do, see, shop, and dine.  When you contact Shawano Municipal Utilities to get your utilities hooked up, you will receive a postcard in the mail welcoming you to the area and inviting to you pick up your FREE Welcome Packet from any of the following locations:

  • Shawano Country Chamber of Commerce - 1263 S Main Street, Shawano
  • Shawano City Hall - 127 S Sawyer Street, Shawano
  • Shawano City/County Library - 128 S Sawyer Street, Shawano

Just present this postcard at these locations for your free packet, which contains a wealth of information from a variety of local resources, designed to introduce you to the City on the Wolf and Shawano County.

If you would like a more personal introduction to Shawano, please email welcometoshawano@gmail.com to schedule a meeting with a Welcome Ambassador, who would be happy to give you some tips and pointers about our great community. 

Welcome to Shawano.  Welcome home. 

Please check out the links below for more information about the Shawano Area!



For area events and tourism information:
Shawano County Tourism Guide (Go to the bottom of the page and click on Visitor Guide)

For Multi-County Resource/assistance information:
 ADRC (Click on the 2017 Resource Guide)

For information on Enrichment classes, mini-seminars/programs and volunteer opportunities:
Shawano Community Education

Health Department Information:
Shawano/Menominee Health Department Directory of Family Resources