Large Item Garbage Collection – Correction

The City of Richland Center is aware that a number of households were missed by Town & Country Sanitation during the Large Item garbage pick-up this past Saturday (10/1). The city is advising those that were missed to please be patient.  Town & Country Sanitation is aware of those addresses and will be picking up the items by the end of the week.  Please note, only the addresses that were not picked up this past Saturday will be picked up this week.  Those whose items were picked up this past Saturday will not be serviced again.

City of Richland Center Requests Proposals (RFP’s) from Engineering Firms for Feasibility Study on Stori Field

Click the Quick Link below to view the details.

RFP Details and Addenda

Career Opportunity – RCPD Police Officer (deadline extended)

The Richland Center Police Department is seeking qualified and career-minded individuals for the position of police officer. Applications are now being accepted to fill a police officer vacancy or vacancies.

Salary: (2022-2024 contract) Beginning base salary of $3,990 per month, to a maximum patrolman base salary of $4,899 per month after 72 months.

Excellent benefits: (2022-2024 contract) health insurance, participation in the Wisconsin Retirement Fund, life and disability insurance, paid vacations and holidays, overtime, comp time, night shift differential, longevity pay, uniform allowance.

Applicant Requirements: Minimum age 18, valid drivers license, high school diploma or GED high school equivalency diploma, Associate Degree or 60 accredited college credits, ability to possess a firearm, no felony or domestic abuse convictions, ability to work nights/weekends/holidays, good verbal and written communication skills, ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment, ability to render credible testimony in a court of law, ability to perform essential functions of the position, certified or certifiable by the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board.

Testing Requirements: Must pass written exam, physical agility test, oral interview, medical exam, psychological exam, drug screen, vision test, and extensive background investigation.

Applications and waiver form can be found below, or may be obtained in person at the Richland Center Police Department, 470 S. Main Street, Richland Center Wisconsin 53581. If you need an application packet mailed to you, please contact the police department at (608) 647-2103 or at rcpd@rcpolice.net.

The written examination and physical agility test will both be conducted at a time and date to be determined.

Application Deadline (now extended): Applications must be received by Wednesday, September 7, 2022.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

NEW LE Info Release

DJ-LE-330

RC Transit Service Hours 5/14 & 5/15

Due to an unexpected staffing issue, Richland Center Transit will have shortened service hours on Saturday (May 14) and Sunday (May 15).  Service will conclude at 3:00 PM both days.  The City of Richland Center and Richland Center Transit apologize for the service interruption.

Taxi Service Unavailable Evening of 4/22/22

Due to an unexpected staffing issue, Richland Center Transit will not be providing taxi service in the City of Richland Center the evening of Friday, April 22nd.

Burning of the Prairie

Monday, April 11th @6pm

The prairie on the site of the Old Mill Pond will be burned tonight 6pm.  The City is advising residents in the area to keep windows closed. Those who have health problems are advised to take special precautions. The burn should take around 2 hours.

The purpose of the burn is to establish the wild flowers that were planted in 2003. Burning helps to control the unwanted weeds and grasses, and helps in the germination of the wild flowers.

The burning will be done by the Richland Fire Department along with the parks department. For questions, please call the parks and grounds department at 604-6713.

Spring Cleanup in the Richland Center & Bowens Cemeteries

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, 2022. If there are any items remaining by April 15th, they will be discarded.

Thank you for your cooperation!

Dave Fry ~Parks & Grounds Supervisor

Street Department Paint Bids

Request for Bids on Chlorinated Rubber Exterior Pavement Marking Paint, Xylol & Glass Beads

The City of Richland Center Street Department is requesting bids for Chlorinated Rubber Exterior Pavement Marking Paint, Xylol & Reflective Glass Beads.

36 each, 5-gallon pails of Yellow Rubber Exterior Marking Paint

26 each, 5-gallon pails of White Rubber Exterior Marking Paint

3 each, 5-gallon containers of Xylol Solvent

1/2 Pallet of Reflective Glass Beads

If you have any questions, please contact Terry Nelson at 608-604-0563.

Sealed Bids must be submitted no later than 10:00 AM on April 7, 2022.

Return all sealed bids to Ashley Oliphant, City Administrator (Clearly marked as Rubber Marking Paint)

450 S. Main Street, Richland Center, WI 53581

Bids may be emailed to ashley.oliphant@richlandcenter.com

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

Street Department Rotary Mower Bids

REQUEST FOR BIDS ON A NEW ROTARY PULL-BEHIND MOWER

The City of Richland Center Street Department is requesting bids on a new rotary pull-behind mower.  If you have any questions, please contact Terry Nelson at (608) 604-0563.

Sealed bids must be submitted no later than 1:00 PM on April 7, 2022.  Initialed Specification checklist must accompany the bid.  Rotary Mower Bid Specs

Return all sealed bids (Clearly marked as Rotary Mower Bid) to: Ashley Oliphant, City Administrator; 450 S. Main Street; Richland Center, WI 53581.

Bids may also be emailed to ashley.oliphant@richlandcenter.com

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

Bid Request for 2022 Street Department Pickup

CITY OF RICHLAND CENTER STREET DEPT.

SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2022 PICKUP:

  1. REGULAR CAB WITH EIGHT FOOT BOX.
  2. 3/4 TON WITH FOUR WHEEL DRIVE.
  3. V8 GAS MOTOR 6.0 OR LARGER.
  4. AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION WITH OIL COOLER AND TOW MODE.
  5. A/C WITH VINYLE FLOOR MAT AND CLOTH SEATS.
  6. INTEGRATED ELECTRIC BRAKE CONTROLLER.
  7. 7.HEAVY DUTY HITCH. 14,000LBS OR LARGER.
  8. 8.LED STROBE LIGHT WIRED TO FACTORY SWITCH.
  9. 9.DEALER INSTALLED SEAT COVERS.
  10. SPRAY IN BED LINER.
  11. 11.METALLIC SILVER IN COLOR.

Bid specifications can be picked up at the Municipal Building at 450 S. Main Street, or contact Terry Nelson at (608) 647-3559, (608) 604-0563, or terry.nelson@richlandcenter.com.

Bids are due on February 24th at 1:00 PM at the City Administrator’s office at 450 S. Main Street, or email to ashley.oliphant@richlandcenter.com.  The city reserves the right to reject any and all bids.