Street Closure – 11/20/2017

The Fire Department will have the 100 block of E Burton closed tonight, Monday, 11/20/2017, from 7:00pm – 9:00pm for a training exercise.

Richland County Snow Removal News

Richland County Highway Commission Letter

Request for Bids – Pine River Rip Rap

The City of Richland Center is requesting sealed bids to RIP RAP certain sections along the Pine River. A map of the locations and specifications to rip rap are located on the City web page at www.richlandcenter.com under news.  Rip Rap Bid Specs

No bid shall be received unless accompanied by a certified check or a bid bond equal to at least 5% but not more than 10% of the bid payable to the city as a guaranty that if the bid is accepted the bidder will execute and file the proper contract and bond within the time limited by the city. If the successful bidder so files the contract and bond, upon the execution of the contract by the city the check shall be returned. In case the successful bidder fails to file such contract and bond the amount of the check or bid bond shall be forfeited to the city as liquidated damages.

If construction cost is over prevailing wage threshold, the Wisconsin prevailing wage laws must be followed.

Any questions should be directed to Terry Nelson at 608-647-3559 or Dale Bender at 608-604-4947

Bids should be clearly marked as “Bid for Rip Rap of the Pine River” and are due no later than 3:00 p.m. on October 31, 2017 and should be mailed to the City Clerk at 450 S. Main Street, Richland Center, WI 53581 or emailed to Melinda.jones@richlandcenter.com

The project must be completed before December 15, 2017

The City of Richland Center reserves the right to reject any or all bids.  The City is an equal opportunity employer, provider, and lender.

Bike Trail on top of Pine River Watershed Dike Info

Fahrner Asphalt resealed the bike trail on top of the Pine River Watershed Dike.  However, it rained before there was enough time for the seal coat to dry properly.  Fahrner will return to reseal the trail from Seminary Street to the footbridge at 2nd Street and walk the whole trail to see if there are any spots to fix within the next two weeks.  That section will be closed for the day.

Highway 14 Lane Closure 9/27 – 9/29/2017

The Richland Center Street Department will be closing the inside (left) lane of Highway 14 westbound between Bohmann Drive and the Hwy 14/80/Main Street intersection for needed repairs.  The closure will take place on September 27, 28, and will be reopened late on September 29, 2017.

Please use extra precautions and reduce speed to ensure the safety of all!  Thank you for your cooperation!

Rock The Block Street Closure October 7, 2017

Correction listed below:

There will be a street closure on October 7, 2017 in the downtown area between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.  Streets closed will be Court Street from JEFFERSON Main Street east to Bailey Paint & Decorating as well as Central Avenue between Seminary Street and Mill Street.

Parking to access area businesses can be in the Associated Bank parking lot with access off of Church Street also the City parking lot next to the Auditorium with access off of Mill Street.

“ROCK THE BLOCK” Activities will include food vendors, live music, painting booths, car show, a 5k run, and much more.  Join the fun in bringing the community together.

Center Color Fest – Parade of Lights – Street Closures

The 2017 Center Color Fest Parade of Lights will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017 beginning approximately 7:00 p.m. and ending approximately 8:30-9:00 p.m.

View the Parade Route and Street Closures:  10-07-2017 Parade of Lights Route and Street Closures

RCHS Homecoming Parade – Street Closure

The Richland Center High School Student Council is hosting the 2017 Homecoming Parade on October 6, 2017 beginning approximately at 2:30 p.m. until about 4:00 p.m.   It is estimated there will be 50 entries.  View the Route and Street Closures:  10-06-2017 Home Coming Parade Route

Fire Department Hose Testing 9/16/17

The Richland Fire Department has informed me that they will be conducting fire hose testing on Mill Street between Church Street and Park Street on Saturday, September 16, 2017 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.   There will be no detours marked.

Bike Trail on Dike Closure for Repairs

Fahrner Asphalt will be cleaning and filling the cracks on the Bike Trail located between Hwy 80 North at Krouskop Park to Hwy 80 South near the intersection with Hwy 14 this week.  The trail will not be closed during this process.  However, Beginning September 25 through the 27th the trail will be closed for seal coating.  Barricades will be placed at the streets intersecting the trail.