Street Closure – 200 block of E. Seminary on 8/18/17

The 200 Block of East Seminary Street (Between Church Street and Park Street) will be closed between the hours of 5:00 p.m. through 9:30 p.m. on Friday, August 18, 2017 for a Vacation Bible School Block Party sponsored by Park Street Christian Church.

Pine River Trails – On Dike (Hwy 80 N to Hwy 80 S)

Fahrner Asphalt has been contracted to crack seal and seal coat the blacktop portion of the Pine River Trail on top of the Dike (Pine River Watershed Dike) between Hwy 80 North and Hwy 80 South.  They may begin this project after completing the seal coating of city streets next week.  This post will be updated when the exact dates are known of the closing and estimated re-opening of the trail.  Please avoid using the trail when barricades are placed at entrance points.  Thank you for your cooperation.

Pine River and Trails

It’s a good day @RC Parks!! The Pine River and Pine River Bike Trail is NOW OPEN and safe to travel on!

St. Mary’s Church Festival 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

On Saturday August 19, 2017 St. Mary’s Church will hold their annual 5k run / 1 mile walk.  To view the route, please click on the link below.   Although no roads will be closed, the church has requested that the community be aware and cautious on August 19, 2017 when in the area of the run/walk.

2017 St Mary’s 5K Run / 1 mile Walk route

Street Sealcoat and Marking to Begin August 9, 2017

Fahrner Asphalt Sealers LLC has been contracted to sealcoat the following list of streets within the City.  Fahrner plans to begin this work on Wednesday, August 9th and finish by the end of the Day on August 11th, 2017.  The Richland Center Street Department will then do the street markings the following week, Auguat 14-18th, 2017.  All of these dates are weather permitting.

Central Ave – between 4th Street and the dike at the North

Second Street – between Congress and Park Streets

Mill Street – between Main and the East at the dead end

Seminary St – between Orange and Park Streets

Park Street – between Seminary and Court Streets

Court Street – from Park Street to the East end at the Cul-de-sac

Sextonville Rd – between Gage and Sheldon Streets

Ward Street – between Sextonville Rd and the top of hill to the East

All of Wedgewood Dr. – between Veterans Drive and Bohmann Drive

All of Leslie Drive

All of Cairns Ave – between Seminary Street and the dead end to the South at Mary Lane

All of Mary Lane

Leona Ave – from the Dead end to the north property line of 600 Leona Ave.


Bike Route Within the City

The City of Richland Center approved a bike route within the City
on July 18, 2017 from Schmitt Woodland Hills to Seminary Street, South
at Cairns Avenue, East on Haseltine Street, North on Stewart Street, East on
Seminary Street to the Pine River Trail on top of the Pine River Watershed
Dike.  The route will also reverse on the return trip to Schmitt Woodland Hills.
The route will be marked as soon as possible.

Request for Bids – New Truck for Street Department

For Ad information and Specifications, please click on the link below.

2017 Truck Bid Ad-Specs For Street Department

Pine River Trails Update

The bike trail from Seminary Street to the Hwy 14/80 intersection is NOW OPEN!

Pine River Trails

IMPORTANT NOTICE! The bike trail from Seminary Street to the Hwy 14/80 intersection will be CLOSED until further notice. Signs are posted.

Also–North Park Big Diamond is CLOSED until further notice due to flood damage.

2017-2018 Licensed Tree Cutters

Ashton’s Affordable Tree Service LLC – Steve Mathias

M & M Tree Service LLC – Eric Meseberg, Brandon Miller

Gary Manning

Mayan Tree Service – Mike Mahan

Peer Construction – Terry Peer

Sprague Brothers Tree Service – Gary Sprague, Ted Sprague