City Clerk/Treasurer

City of Richland Center

City Clerk/Treasurer

The City of Richland Center, Richland County, WI is accepting applications for a City Clerk/Treasurer to manage the Clerk/Treasurer’s Office, Human Resources functions, maintaining official records, manage Elections, City insurance policies, budgeting, grant applications and administration, tax collection, state reporting, TIF districts, accounting, project management, and responsibilities as set forth by State Statutes and City ordinances.  This is a vital management position requiring experience in all the above areas as well as the ability to work independently, plan and organize activities.

Successful applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in public administration, accounting, business administration or related field and a minimum of three years of municipal government experience.  Supervision experience is preferred.

The City offers a competitive salary along with an excellent benefit package.  Applications are available from the City Clerk/Treasurer’s Office at 450 S. Main Street, Richland Center, WI 53581 or through the City website at www.ci.richland-center.wi.us.  Applications including resumes must be received at the City Clerk’s Office by 4:00 PM on May 13th, 2021 in a sealed envelope marked “City Clerk/Treasurer” or emailed to derek.kalish@richlandcenter.com.

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The City of Richland Center is an equal opportunity employer, provider, and lender.

Airport Grand Opening

Airport Grand Opening!

A Grand Opening to showcase the newly constructed Richland Airport building will be held on Sunday, April 25th from 1 PM – 4 PM.

The Richland Airport is located at 28929 County Hwy BA, Richland Center, WI 53581.

We hope to see you there!

 

Richland Center Comprehensive Plan Update – Community Discussions

Click link below for information on how to join the discussion.

RC – Vision Meeting Announcement

Request For Bids – Epoxy Flooring

City of Richland Center

Request for Bids

The City of Richland Center Street Department is accepting sealed bids for 900 square feet of epoxy chip flooring.  The bid must include removal of VCT tile and glue.

Sealed bids are to be returned to the City Clerk’s Office at 450 S. Main Street, Richland Center, WI 53581 or emailed to derek.kalish@richlandcenter.com.

The deadline for submitting bids is March 4, 2021 at 10:00 AM and envelopes should be marked as “Epoxy Flooring Bid”.

The City 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.

Request For Bids – Ceiling Fan

City of Richland Center

Request for Bids

The City of Richland Center Street Department is accepting sealed bids for an 18 ft. ceiling fan.  The fan must include mounts for an 8-inch x 3/8 inch I beam flange.  The fan must be 208 – 240 V single phase power.  Fan must have wall mount on-off and speed control switch.  Bid should NOT include installation costs as the Street Department will install the fan.

Sealed bids are to be returned to the City Clerk’s Office at 450 S. Main Street, Richland Center, WI 53581 or emailed to derek.kalish@richlandcenter.com.

The deadline for submitting bids is March 4, 2021 at 10:00 AM and envelopes should be marked as “Ceiling Fan Bid”.

The City 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.

COVID-19 CLOSURES

September 2021 – The Community Center/Senior Center is currently open at a 75% capacity. Please note this may be subject to change. Call for more information.

Thank you for your cooperation.

City and Utilities Close due to impending COLD.

The City and City Utilities are closing due to the impending weather for Tuesday, January 29th.
A decision for Wednesday, January 30th and Thursday, January 31st is pending.  Call the City Clerk’s office at 647-3466 to see if anything is open.  If there is no answer, consider the office closed.  Emergency issues should be directed to the Richland Center Police Department at 647-2103 or Richland County Sheriff’s Department at 647-2106.

Taxpayers needing to pay their property taxes should mail them.  Mail received by February 5th will not be considered late.  Taxpayers wanting to pay in person can come in on Friday, February 1st.

Employees called in by the Police Department for emergency related issues will be required to respond.

City officials want the public and employees to be safe!

TUESDAY:
Partly sunny, windy and bitterly cold; blowing and drifting snow is possible.
High: -1; Wind Chills: -20 to -30 during the day
Wind: W/NW 15-25 MPH

TUESDAY NIGHT:
Partly cloudy, windy and dangerously cold with blowing and drifting snow possible.
Low: -24; Wind Chills: -40 to -60 in the morning
Wind: W/NW 15-25 MPH

WEDNESDAY:
Partly sunny, windy and dangerously cold; blowing and drifting snow is possible.
High: -16; Wind Chills: -35 to -45 during the day
Wind: W/NW 15-25 MPH

THURSDAY:
Variable cloudiness and continued dangerously cold with a chance of flurries in the afternoon.
Low: -26; Wind Chills: -35 to -55 in the morning

Drug Related Arrest and Charges

RICHLAND CENTER POLICE DEPARTMENT

Press Release
November 10th, 2017

A search warrant executed Friday, November 10th in the City of Richland Center resulted in the arrest of three individuals on drug related charges.

According to Chief of Police Lucas Clements, members of the Richland-Iowa-Grant Drug Task Force and the Richland County Special Response Team (SRT) executed the search warrant at 476 Sunset Lane.

A search of the residence resulted in the seizing of multiple ounces of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and thousands of dollars in cash.

PHOTO OF CASH SEIZED.

Arrested were Brandon K. Mohr, 23, Zachary L. Hardy, 27, and John M. Butler, 38, all of Richland Center.

Mohr and Hardy are tentatively charged with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver, maintaining a drug house, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Butler is tentatively charged with felony possession of marijuana as a repeater.

All charges have been forwarded to Richland County District Attorney Jennifer Harper for prosecution.

Officers and Deputies from both the Richland Center Police Department and Richland County Sheriff’s Department are assigned to the Tri-County Drug Task Force. The member agencies of the task force work cooperatively to combat trafficking and abuse of illegal drugs in Southwest Wisconsin.

The Richland County SRT team consists of Officers and Deputies from the Richland Center Police Department and Richland County Sheriff’s Department who have received specialized training in building entries as well as other tactical situations which local law enforcement may be called upon to resolve.

Also assisting with the investigation was Richland County EMS.

Chief of Police Lucas Clements stresses how important citizen involvement is in law enforcement’s continued fight against illegal drugs. “The culmination of this investigation is a prime example of citizen involvement in action. We need to work with the community to do our best to keep illegal drugs off the streets of Richland Center”, adds Clements.

Chief Clements would like to remind citizens to report any suspicious activity by notifying law enforcement. Callers who wish to remain anonymous can call Richland Area Crime Stoppers at 647-CLUE (2583) and may be eligible for a cash reward.