Request for Bid – Zero Turn Lawn Mowers

The City of Richland Center Parks & Grounds Department is accepting bids on two Zero Turn Lawn Mowers, must be Commercial Grade, 60” inch cutting width, gas powered engine, turf tires, foldable roll bar, air ride suspension seat, flip-up side discharge chute. Any questions contact Dave Fry at 608-604-0398. Bids are due by January 27, 2020 at 2:00pm to the City Clerk’s Office at 450 S. Main Street, Richland Center, WI 53581 or Melinda.jones@richlandcenter.com

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

 

Request for Bids Bobcat Toolcat 5600 Series

The City of Richland Center Parks & Grounds Department is accepting bids on a 2020, 5600 series Bobcat Toolcat Utility Machine, with trading in a 2012 5600 Bobcat toolcat with 1950 hours that may be seen at 1100 N Jefferson Street Park Shop. Bid specifications can be picked up at the municipal building 450 S Main Street, on the city web site at www.ci.richland-center.wi.us under news, or contact Dave Fry at 608-604-0398. Bids are due by January 27, 2020 at 2:00pm to the City Clerk’s Office at 450 S. Main Street, Richland Center, WI 53581 or Melinda.jones@richlandcenter.com

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

Bobcat ToolCat bid Specs

Request for 2020 Truck Bids

The City of Richland Center Parks & Grounds Department is accepting bids on a 2020, 1 ton 3500 series Truck with dual hind tires with stainless steel dump box. Bid specifications can be picked up at the municipal building 450 S. Main Street, on the city web site at www.ci.richland-center.wi.us under news, or contact Dave Fry at 608-604-0398 or parksmanintenance@richlandcenter.com. Bids are due by January 27, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. to the City Clerk’s Office at 450 S. Main Street or Melinda.jones@richlandcenter.com

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

2020 Parks Grounds Truck Specs

Residents – Be Sure Your Tree Cutter Has a License

Residents are encouraged to make sure the contractor hired to cut a tree within the City has a valid City license.  The reason a license is required is for homeowner protection.  The City verifies the contractor has sufficient liability insurance in the event of a problem they may cause while working on the trees.  The City will order a non-licenses tree cutter to stop the job until they obtain a license.  The fee is $25.00 and requires City Council approval which can take up to two weeks.

Licensed Tree Cutters in the City for 2019-June 30, 2020
The following businesses have shown proof of insurance and obtained a license to cut trees within the City of Richland Center.  Any other businesses need to obtain a license before cutting any trees in the City.

Alex Cupp – 608-669-4469
30278 Needle Lane, Lone Rock, WI  53556

M & M tree Service LLC – Eric Meseberg – 608-604-4652
801 Lake St., Hillsboro, WI  54634

Gary Manning – 608-604-3869
27321 Manning Lane, Richland Center, WI  53581

Peer Construction – Terry Peer – 608-732-5279
29301 Pleasant Mound Rd., Boscobel, WI 53805

Sprague Brothers Tree Services – Gary Sprague, Ted Sprague – 608-822-3470
1005 14th St., Fennimore, WI  53809

Corey Jongquist – 608-604-5402
483 N. Main Street, Apt 208, Richland Center, WI  53581

Contractors are not permitted to place trees or brush outside of the landfill area.  They must take the debris inside the landfill.  The landfill will be open during between 8am and 3pm this week for City residents.  Approved Townships may also use the landfill during regular open hours – Mondays & Wednesdays from 8am to 1pm and Saturdays from 8am to noon.

Request for Bids – Truck, Dump Box, Plow and Sander

 

City of Richland Center Request for Truck Bids

The City of Richland Center Street Department is accepting bids on a 2020-2021 single axle cab and chassis. Bid specifications can be picked up at the municipal building 450 S. Main Street, on the city web site at www.ci.richland-center.wi.us under news, or contact Terry Nelson at 608-647-3559 or terry.nelson@richlandcenter.com. Bids are due by January 16, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. to the City Clerk’s Office at 450 S. Main Street or Melinda.jones@richlandcenter.com.

 

The City of Richland Center Street Department is accepting bids on a dump box, snow plow and sander. Bid specifications can be picked up at the municipal building 450 S. Main Street, on the city web site at www.ci.richland-center.wi.us under news, or contact Terry Nelson at 608-647-3559 or terry.nelson@richlandcenter.com. Bids are due by January 16, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. to the City Clerk’s Office at 450 S. Main Street or Melinda.jones@richlandcenter.com.

Street truck bid specs – 2020 dump truck       Street truck equipment and plow installation requirements 2020-2021

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

Rip Rap Request for Bids

REQUEST FOR BIDS

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.

Do not include rock in bid. Rock for the project will be purchased directly by the City, however, contractor will be required to pick up and deliver rock to the site from either the Householder Quarry or Bindl-Bauer Quarry. Contractor will also be responsible to obtain access permission to from adjoining property owners. Access will not be provided from US Highway 14.

Any questions should be directed to David Fry at 608-604-0398

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 December 30, 2019 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 completion date is requested by March 31, 2020 unless due to inclement weather at which time the deadline would be April 15, 2020.

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

 

Alternate Side Parking 12/1/19 – 2/28/2020

RICHLAND CENTER POLICE DEPARTMENT

Press Release

November 29, 2019

The City of Richland Center wants to remind residents that Alternate Side Parking began on Sunday December 1st, this is a change from previous years, and will run through February 28, 2020. Persons parking vehicles on city streets are required to abide by Alternate Side Parking regulations EACH NIGHT between December 1st and February 28, 2020.

Alternate Side Parking enforcement will take place randomly throughout the week in addition to when the city receives an accumulation of snow and/or ice. Alternate Side Parking will be enforced between the hours of 12:01 AM and 7:00 AM.

Alternate Side Parking requires vehicles to be parked on the odd numbered side of the street on odd numbered dates and the even numbered side of the street on even numbered dates. Residents need to remember that the date during the overnight hours of 12:01 am to 7:00 am determines odd or even side parking. Owners of vehicles in violation of Alternate Side Parking regulations will be subject to a $10.00 parking ticket.

During a period of unusually severe winter weather, the city may declare a Snow Removal Emergency. During a Snow Removal Emergency, parking is prohibited on all city streets and highways. Residents would be required to find off-street parking for up to 72 hours or until snow-removal operations are declared completed by the Public Works Superintendent. Violations of a Snow Removal Emergency will result in a $15.00 ticket.

In addition to tuning into WRCO, the City of Richland Center urges residents to sign up for Nixle alerts to keep up to date on local information including declared Snow Emergencies. You can sign up at www.nixle.com. Make sure to sign up for all alerts, advisories and community messages under the Richland County Emergency Management account. The service is free and you can choose to receive e-mail and/or text message alerts. City Residents using Facebook can also keep up to date on declared Snow Emergencies by following the Richland County Sheriff’s Department Facebook page where declared Snow Emergencies will be posted.

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Request for Bids – New Skid Steer Trailer

The City of Richland Center is accepting bids on a new skid steer trailer.

 

The trailer specifications must be as follows:

tilt bed

21 foot long bed

16 foot tilt

5 foot stationary Tandem 7000 pound axles

electric brakes

16 inch 8 bolt wheels

adjustable pintle hitch

12 volt 7 way plug in 2×8 treated deck

stake pockets

12,000 pound jack

DOT lighting

safety chains

GVWR 14,000 pounds.

 

For additional information contact Terry Nelson at 608-604-0563.

Bids are due by November 27, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. to Melinda.jones@richlandcenter.com or mailed to the City of Richland Center, 450 S. Main Street, Richland Center, WI 53581

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

Notice of Spring Election

NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION
APRIL 7, 2020
STATE OF WISCONSIN

CITY OF RICHLAND CENTER

 

Notice Is Hereby Given that an election is to be held in all wards and elections districts in the City of Richland Center, on the first Tuesday of April, 2020, being the 7th day of said month, the following officers are to be elected.

Mayor for the City for a term of two years to succeed Michael J. Kaufman, whose term will expire on April 21, 2020

An Alderperson for the First District (Wards 1-2-3) for a term of two years to succeed Diane Cox, whose term will expire on April 21, 2020

An Alderperson for the Second District (Wards 4-5-6) for a term of two years to succeed Travis Wertz, whose term will expire on April 21, 2020

An Alderperson for the Third District (Wards 7-8-9) for a term of two years to succeed John Collins, whose term will expire on April 21, 2020

An Alderperson for the Fourth District (Wards 10-11-12) for a term of two years to succeed Ryan Cairns, whose term will expire on April 21, 2020

Notice is further given that the first day to circulate nomination papers is December 1, 2019 and the final day for filing nomination papers in the office of the City Clerk is 5:00 P.M. on Tuesday, January 7th, 2020.

Notice Is Further Given that if a primary is necessary, the primary will be held on the third Tuesday of February, 2020, being the 18th day of said month.

Given under my hand,

Done in the City of Richland Center
This 15th day of November, 2019

Melinda D. Jones
City Clerk / Treasurer

 

Cropland Lease Request for Bids

The City of Richland Center is requesting bids on leasing land for farming operations. The City has land in the Industrial Park North area of approximately 120.5 acres and near the Richland Airport in Sextonville of approximately 54 acres. Maps may be picked up in the City Clerk’s Office or found online at www.richlandcenter.com under news. For questions contact Melinda Jones at 608-647-3466.

Industrial Park North 1  Industrial Park North 2  Maple Grove Road

Airport Cropland Area

Bids must be submitted no later than 2:00 p.m. on October 31, 2019 to the City Clerk’s Office at 450 S. Main Street or emailed to Melinda.jones@richlandcenter.com

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