10/26/2018 Construction Update

Haseltine Street:   Gerke has completed the punch list items on the project.  The lawn restoration will be monitored in the spring to make sure the grass has established.  There will be one final pay request on the project that includes the rest of the street construction.

Westside Drive Reconstruction:  Gasser has been on site paving Westside Drive the last two days.  They plan to have almost all the asphalt done by the end of the day today, except for a small amount at the north end of the project.  Their goal is to finish the remaining asphalt on the project on Saturday.  Depending on weather or other delays, the asphalt driveways might not be finished until early next week.

Augelli Concrete plans to come back on Monday after Gasser is out of the way to finish the remaining concrete driveways and steps on the project.  

 In addition to the asphalt and concrete, Gerke will be finishing the lawn restoration, retaining wall, and Mr. Manhole adjustments after the asphalt is finished.  


Panorama Estates:  Gasser was on site today finish grading the road in preparation of paving tomorrow.  Gasser plans to pave the road tomorrow and the asphalt trail on Saturday.  

Augelli Concrete plans to come on Monday to finish the remaining concrete sidewalk on the project.  

 Century Fence was on site today doing the pavement marking on USH 14.  The intersection improvements are now complete, except for some concrete sidewalk at the intersection and lawn restoration.


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.

Trick or Treating – October 31 – 5:00-7:30 p.m.

Trick or Treating in Richland Center will be held on October 31, 2018 between 5:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.   If you want to participate for children to stop at your home, please leave your porch light on.  Children should not stop at a house where the front porch light is off.

Be safe and use extra caution please!

Request for Bids for Aquatic Center

The City of Richland Center is requesting bids on a new aquatic center.

RC Aquatics Ad for Bids

Symons 10K/5K Run/Walk August 4, 2018

Symons is having a 10K Run/Walk on Saturday, August 4th, 2018 beginning at 9:15 a.m. with a 5K Run/Walk beginning at 9:20 a.m.

Click on the link to view the route.  Roads will not be closed but residents are urged to use caution when in the area.  Thank you.

2018 08 04 Symons Walk/Run Route

2018 Licensed Tree Cutters in the City of RC

Licensed Tree Cutters in the City for 2018

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.

Ashton’s Affordable Tree Service LLC – Steve Mathias – 608-642-0683
8697 Crosscut Rd., Platteville, WI 53818

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

Mahan Tree Service – Mike Mahan – 608-606-9536
15871 Hwy 27, Ferryville, WI  54628

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

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.

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


Peddlers Licenses Approved -RE Hail Damage:

Issuance of a peddler’s license by the City simply means that the City has acquired information sufficient to establish the identity of the licensee. THE GRANTING OF A LICENSE BY THE CITY DOES NOT CONSTITUTE ANY SORT OF GUARANTEE OR WARRANTY BY THE CITY AS TO ANY WORK DONE BY THE LICENSEE OR ANY OTHER ASPECT OF A TRANSACTION WITH THE LICENSEE.

Property owners must make their own decision whether to contract with the licensed individual or business and the owners are solely responsible for the outcome of any contract they may enter into with the licensed business or individual.

Aurum Contracting – Roofing – Siding – Gutters  *****Valid April 16, 2018 through May 16, 2018*****
901 Elmwood Ave, Beloit, WI  53511

Steve Martindale – Field Supervisor at 608-290-7449  (Driving 2014 Ford F150 – plate #MU3268)
James Styers (Driving 2008 GMC Sierra – plate #1673075)                                                              4/17/2018

Daley’s Contractors, LLC                                         *****Valid April 18, 2018 through April 18, 2019*****
1051 Maiden Lane, Galesburg, IL  61401

Brian Goad – Project Manager at 815-703-0441 (Driving 2017 Ford F250 – plate #3733)
Timothy Daley (Driving a 2015 F150 – plate #89 930 2)                                                                   4/18/2018

Martindale Pinnacle Construction, LLC              *****Valid April 19, 2018 through May 19, 2018*****
1828 N. Washington St., Janesville, WI
Eric Martindale – Field Representative (Driving 2012 F150 – plate #MM8142)                          4/19/2018

Urian Chavez (Driving 2013 Dodge 3500 – plate #EET 597)
Andrea Vonckx (Driving Ford F150 – plate # GHB 720)                                                                   4/20/2018
Nathan Martindale (Driving 2012 grey Ford F-150 – plate# T3561A)
Kresha Unseth (Driving 2013 white Ford Edge – plate# LT7863)

APEX General Contracting                                    *****Valid April 20, 2018 through May 20, 2018*****
8383 Greenway Blvd, Suite 600, Middleton, WI  53562

Robert Cuthrell (Driving a 2004 Ford F150 – plate #1675957B)
Ashton Rutherford (Driving a 2011 Ford F150 – plate #2298155-B)                                             4/20/2018

America’s Best Remodeling                                    *****Valid April 20, 2018 through May 20, 2018*****
528 North View Road, Waukesha, WI

Evan Luedtke (Driving 2010 Nissan – plate #NG7957)
Mathew Gernetzke (Driving 2017 Chevrolet Silverado – temporary plate)
Nick Wolff (Driving 2018 GMC Siera – plate #LW7604)                                                                4/20/2018

Doyle Exteriors General Contracting               *****Valid April 23, 2018 through May 23, 2018*****
120 N. Crosby Avenue, Suite #5, Janesville, WI  53548

Troy Melton (Driving 2016 Black Dodge Ram – plate #KS8-671)                                                    4/23/2018
Bradley Hooten (Driving 2013 gray Chevy Silverado – Indiana plate #TK191LSB)
Terry Doyle (Driving 2017 black Dodge Ram 1500 – plate# HX8302)

Heins Contracting                                                    *****Valid April 23, 2018 through May 23, 2018*****
2222 Pleasant View Road, Middleton, WI  53562

Bryan Heins (Driving a white 2016  Chevy 2500 HD)                                                                  4/23/2018

The Edge Contracting                                          *****Valid April 23, 2018 through May 23, 2018*****
PO Box 283, Waukesha, WI  53187

Michael Doyle (Driving 2016 white Dodge Ram – plate #MB 2220)                                      4/23/2018
Tom Schlindwein (Driving 2016 white Ford F-150 – plate #LA4420)
Nathanial Boehlje
Wendall Boehlje
Erik Bell
Kevin Shaver
Jeffrey P. Ross

Belaire                                                                             *****Valid April 23, 2018 through May 23, 2018*****
63 Mean Drive, Platteville, WI  – phone #608-348-2381

Better business Bureau – not listed

Dustan Duggan (Driving 2015 GMC Sierra – plate #4332JR)                                                4/23/2018
Jeffrey Rudnicki (Driving 2006 red Chevy Silverado – plate# 2174058)

Aspen Exteriors                                                  *****Valid April 24, 2018 through May 23, 2018****
14245 St. Francis Blvd. Suite 101; Ramsey, MN

Christopher Callahan (Driving gold Chevy Cobalt – plate #045-KAB)
Kent Clayberg (Driving black 2006 Ford Escape – plate# 128 ZWJ)
Kane O’Neil (Driving white 2009 GMC Sierra – plate# WA9184)
Hayden Kiely (Driving white 2008 Audi A6 – plate# HEALTHY)
Albert Piazzolla (Driving black 2017 Infinity QX70 – plate# FGA 3094)
Sandra Burden (Driving blue 2014 Nissan Versa Note – Nebraska plate# VBE 484)


Brookens Construction                                        *****Valid April 24, 2018 through May 24, 2018****
2413 Parmenter St., Suite 120; Middleton, WI 53562

William Kilps (Driving white 2017 Ford Transit)


Timber Creek Builders, LLC                             *****Valid April 24, 2018 through April 24, 2019***
2425 New Pinery Road, Suite 201; Portage, WI 53901

Thomas E. Mael
Catherine Mael


Creative Construction Group                     ******Valid April 25, 2018 through April 25, 2019******
765 Duffy Drive, Unit H; Crystal Lake, IL 60014

David Phillips (Driving 2006 white Acura TL – plate# 124-LPV)


State Line Exteriors                                               *****Valid April 25, 2018 through May 25, 2018*****
573 Westfield Way; Pewaukee, WI 53072

Aaron Pann (Driving  2015 black Dodge Ram 2500 – plate# XD 63015)


Midwest Storm Co.                                                  *****Valid April 25, 2018 through May 25, 2018*****
830 Fremont Ave.; Dubuque, IA 52003

Jeromie Huber (Driving 2016 white GMC Sierra – plate# EEX 289)
Allen Sawvell (Driving white 2003 Ford F250 – plate # EPM 806)  Valid April 27-May 27, 2018
Shawn Fuller (Driving white 2017 Chevy Silverado – plate #81930J) Valid April 27-May 27, 2018
Anthony Wright (Driving white 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 – plate# PC00914)

Mayor & Alderperson Election Results

Official results of the April 3, 2018 Election for the Mayor and Alderpersons after the 4/4/18 Board of Canvas.

Paul Corcoran – 474
Mike Kaufman – 690

Alderperson District 1 (2 year term) Diane Cox – 224

Alderperson District 1 (1 year term )
Jacob Lundgren – 143
Karin Tepley – 116

Alderperson District 2 (2 year term)
Travis Wertz – 164
Jay B Mueller – 126

Alderperson District 3 (2 year term)
Robert Bindl – 157
John G Collins – 166

Alderperson District 4 (2 year term) Ryan Cairns – 227

FREE Large Item Curb-Side Collection

Town & Country Sanitation will have two large item pickup days for items that are not regular weekly household garbage.  The curbside pickups will take place on Saturday April 7, 2018 and Saturday October 13, 2018Please have your items on the curb by 6:00 a.m.

Large item collection items include:  COUCHES, CHAIRS, TABLES, CARPETING, ETC.

ITEMS NOT INCLUDED: Lumber, construction materials, brush, appliances, microwaves, televisions, air conditioners or any computer equipment.

APPLIANCES:  Town & Country Sanitation will be placing dumpsters at the Richland Center Landfill for appliances.  Those items can be taken to the landfill for disposal during regular landfill hours from April 7th through April 11th and again October 13th through October 17th.  During those dates there will be no charge to dispose of regular appliances.  However there is a fee for microwaves, televisions, air conditioners and computer equipment.

Landfill hours:  Mondays and Wednesdays from 8AM to 1PM and Saturdays from 8AM to noon.  608-647-8496

To dispose of large items at times other than the scheduled pickup dates listed above, you can take items to the Landfill or obtain a large item tag from the City Clerk’s office.  Please be aware that large items are NOT to be placed at the curb at any other time of the year unless you have purchased a large item tag from the Clerk’s Office.