The Community Center/Senior Center will remain CLOSED to the public through September and will be re-evaluated for October. We are sorry for the inconvenience. All rentals will be cancelled and rescheduled to a later date or refunded.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Rezoning Notice 100 and 190 N. Orange Street


 Notice is hereby given that the Common Council of the City of Richland Center, Richland County, Wisconsin, upon recommendation of the Plan Commission at an August 17, 2020 meeting at 6:00 P.M., will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at approximately 7:30 P.M. or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard. The public hearing on the rezoning application will be held in the Council Room of the Municipal Building at 450 S. Main Street.

The application of the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Richland Center to rezone a parcel of land in the City from Planned Unit Development (PUD) to Commercial General (C-G). The property is located at 190 N. Orange Street which consists of Tax Parcel number 276-2100-2710. Legal Description: Lot 1 of Richland County Certified Survey Map No. 1132 as recorded on July 9, 2020 as document number 325885 in the Richland County Register of Deeds in Volume 10 of CSMs Pages 150-151.

Also, the application of the Thomas A Hauber to rezone a parcel of land in the City from Planned Unit Development (PUD) to Commercial General (C-G). The property is located at 100 N. Orange Street which consists of Tax Parcel number 276-2100-3010. Legal Description: Lot 1 of Richland County Certified Survey Map No. 788 as recorded on October 24, 2007 as document number 281022 in the Richland County Register of Deeds in Volume 7 of CSMs Pages 148-150.

All interested parties may appear and be heard. All interested parties may appear and be heard. Copies of a map showing the affected properties are available for inspection at the City Clerk/Treasurer’s office at 450 S. Main. St., Richland Center, WI during regular business hours.

If you have any questions or concerns on the above, please call the City Clerk / Treasurer’s office at 608-647-3466.


Melinda D. Jones
City Clerk / Treasurer

Published July 30, 2020 and August 6, 2020.



Walk With Grace Parade

The Greater Richland Area Cancer Elimination (GRACE) will hold a parade this year instead of the walk in Krouskop Park.  The Parade will be held on August 14, 2020 starting at 6:30 p.m.

Parade assembly will be in Krouskop Park parking lot.  Please keep an eye on the GRACE web site for the exact parade route and other things they intend to do for their event.


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

Richland Center High School Class of 2020 Parade

The Richland Center High School Class of 2020 will not have the traditional graduation ceremony this year due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Seniors will be spaced apart on open trailers and hold a parade beginning at 6th Street and Central Avenue, traveling south on Central Avenue to Court Street, then turn east on Court Street to Church Street, travel north on Church Street to 6th Street.  The parade will be held on May 31st at 2:00 p.m. when their graduation ceremony was initially scheduled.  Congratulations RCHS Senior Class of 2020!

Social distancing and wearing masks are highly encouraged.

Memorial Day Activities

Due to the COVID19 Pandemic, there will not be a Memorial Day Parade this year.  However, there will be the traditional service in the Richland Center Cemetery beginning at 10:30 a.m. with the speaker being Karen Knock.

Social distancing and wearing a mask is highly encouraged.  Please join us to honor those U.S Military members who lost their lives in the line of duty.

Municipal Building Will Be Open

The front doors to the City Municipal Building will be open during normal business hours, to allow access to the utility office.

 -Todd Coppernoll, Richland Center City Mayor


Coronavirus Pandemic

The City of Richland Center and City Utilities Offices will remain open during the pandemic, however, on a limited basis.

We request that if you are ill that you do not come into the municipal building.

If you are not coming for an absentee ballot or to pay your utility bill, we request you call instead or mail other payments.  The utility office is 647-3844 and the clerk’s office is 647-3466.

The Community Center, Depot, and the Meyer building are closed to the public.  All public meetings will be cancelled until further notice.
All City and Utility staff are working to minimize contact with all people.

We appreciate your cooperation in keeping our community as safe as can be during this crisis.  Thank you.

Changes For Recycling and Trash Pickup Effective 11/1/18

Town & Country Sanitation has made some recent changes.  They now have a truck that will pick up residents trash containers while the operator remains in the truck.  Recycling will soon be pickup up every other week but trash pickup will remain weekly and some route changes or pickup dates will be changed.

Please review the information below which has also been mailed to residents:

Recycling Instructions

New Schedule effective 11/1/2018

Letter Regarding Route Changes

Residents may keep the current Town & Country Sanitation recycling bins until they no longer want them. If you do not want them, place them at the curb for the next large item collection.

If you have questions, please contact Town & Country Sanitation at 608-375-5856 or 1-800-626-1915.

Notice of Budget Amendment


By a two-thirds vote of the City Council on July 3, 2018, the Council approved transferring $41,500.00 from the Capital Projects Outlay to Contingency in the 2018 Budget.

Melinda D. Jones
City Clerk/Treasurer
July 6, 2018