Memorial Day Flags

Volunteers are requested this year to place flags for Veteran’s at the Richland Center and St. Mary’s Cemetery!

Anyone wishing to help can meet at the cemetery garage at 1300 N. Park Street, Thursday night, May 27th  at 5 pm.

Call Dave Fry at 604-0398 with any questions

WPRA 2020 Outstanding Facility Design and Renovation Award

Great news! The New Woodman Aquatic Center was nominated and was honored to receive the 2020 Outstanding Facility Design and Renovation Award from the Wisconsin Parks & Recreation Association. We are so proud to have this amazing facility in our community! Thank you to everyone who made this possible!

Join us on Thursday, February 11 at 6:30pm to honor the outstanding recipients of the 2020 WPRA Awards!

WPRA Virtual Award Ceremony
Thursday, February 11th – Starting at 6:30pm

On behalf of the WPRA, a sincere congratulations to all the recipients and nominees of the 2020 awards! Thank you for making your communities a safe and great place to live, work and play!

To join the virtual training, simply click: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82535907373?pwd=a0tBZmJoTEVQUGJkTWZNMEdjeTFWZz09
Password: 384914

 

 

Request for Bids- Tables and Chairs

The City of Richland Center Parks and Grounds is selling tables and chairs and is accepting sealed bids for the following:
• 6 tables: 2.5ft W x 6ft L, steel legs with white Formica top
• 40 chairs: Black Fiberglass molded seats with steel legs

All items may be seen in the Parks Maintenance Shop – 1100 N Jefferson Street.
For questions, please contact Dave Fry at 608-604-0398.

Sealed bids are due by 1:00 p.m. January 13, 2021 to the City Clerk at 450 South Main Street, Richland Center, WI 53581. Bids may be emailed to derek.kalish@richlandcenter.com.

The City of Richland Center reserves the right to reject any and all bids.

COVID-19 CLOSURES

The Community Center/Senior Center is currently CLOSED to the public and will be re-evaluated on a monthly basis. We are sorry for the inconvenience. All rentals will be cancelled and rescheduled to a later date or refunded.

Thank you for your cooperation.

COVID-19 Update from Mayor Coppernoll

June 25, 2020

Richland Center park shelters, and park play equipment, will re-open for public use July 1.

The Killian Meyer Building will also re-open July 1 – the Meyer Building, and the shelters, will have capacity limits – call 647-8108 for details.

Park bathrooms will open July 1, adult softball, and the youth rec program will also begin July 1. To sign up for adult activities, or to sign your child up for youth activities, please call 647-8108.

Bleachers will not be available this season, please bring chairs with you, and take them when you leave, thank you.

Park bathrooms, and the tables in the park shelters, will be sanitized once per day, early in the morning.

The Community Center, and the Senior Center, will remain closed until further notice.

The aquatic center will not open July 1, we’re awaiting an inspection by the state. At this point, the target date to open the aquatic center is July 4.

We will make an announcement regarding the opening of the aquatic center as soon as we have more details, there will be capacity restrictions in the aquatic center this season.

Signs will be posted in the parks, stating the threat of exposure to the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 exists, that by entering the parks, you are taking responsibility for your own protection, and that children should be supervised.

For further information, call 647-8108.

-Mayor Todd Coppernoll

Take our Survey on Vaping in City Parks

“Let your voice be heard! What do you think about tobacco (vaping) use in Richland Center Parks? Please take and share survey. It will take less than 3 minutes!”

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HDZB9MV

Fall Brochures are here!

Get the kids signed up for Flag Football and Supersports!

Flag Football starts September 23rd for boys and girls in 2nd – 3rd grades @5-6pm

Supersports starts September 24th for boys and girls in kindergarten – 1st grades @5-6pm

Register here! https://www.activityreg.com/selectactivity_t2.wcs

 

Memorial Day Flags

Volunteers are needed to put up Veteran’s flags at the Richland Center Cemetery and St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Anyone wishing to help can meet at the cemetery garage at

1300 N. Park Street,

Thursday night, May 23rd  at 5 pm.

Call Dave Fry at 604-0398 with questions

Annual Prairie Bottoms Burning

The Parks & Grounds will be doing its annual burn of the Prairie Bottoms, between Hwy 14 West and Seminary Street, tonight starting @5:30 pm until it burns out.

Spring Cleanup at the Cemetery

Spring is coming soon!

Please remember to remove any and all decorations, flowers, Christmas wreaths & stands. The Parks Department will be going through the Cemetery starting April 1st, 2019. If there are any items remaining by April 15th, they will be discarded.

Thank you for your cooperation!

Dave Fry

Parks & Grounds Supervisor