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Accepting Applications for Police Officer

Applications are now being accepted to fill a vacancy and to establish an eligibility list for upcoming retirement(s). In the next 10 years a significant number of the Department’s sworn officers will be within the retirement window. This is a great opportunity to be part of vast internal growth and organizational building.

Visit the Employment page for more information.

Notice - Brush Pickup

The City of Merrill Street Department will be picking up brush from the storm on May 21, 2024.   Any City of Merrill residents who had storm damage will be allowed to place brush on the boulevard.

We will be picking up brush Tuesday-Thursday, May 28 through May 30.  Please place brush, butt ends toward the street.

If you have any questions, please contact the Street Department at 715-536-4222.

Garbage and Recycling Collection

Garbage and Recycling collection for the City of Merrill for the week of May 27th through May 31st, 2024 will be collected one day later than usual in observance of Memorial Day.

Please refer to the collection calendar that was in the annual newsletter and is available on the city website at

Please have your carts out by 6:00 a.m.

Please contact the City Garage at (715) 536-4222 or email us at with any questions.

Have a safe Memorial Day Holiday!

Polling Place Relocation

Beginning with the August 13, 2024 Election, District 1 and District 8 voters will be voting at the Bierman Building, 303 N Sales Street, City of Merrill.

If voters have questions regarding this change, please contact the City Clerk’s office at 715-536-5594 or

The polling place change was approved by the City of Merrill Common Council at the May 14th, 2024 meeting.

The City of Merrill continues to provide quality service and integrity to voters and to the voting process.

Memorial Day

Notice - Memorial Day

In observation of Memorial Day, Merrill City Hall offices will be closed on Monday, May 27th.

Have a safe and happy Memorial Day!

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