BLACK RIVER FALLS RANKED #8 IN “BEST CITIES FOR OUTDOOR LOVERS”

May 22, 2017

Black River Falls ranked #8 in Millennial Personal Finance’s “Best Cities for Outdoor Lovers” report. The rankings for this report were compiled by using licensed data and MPF’s unique scoring system. Over 5,000 U.S. cities and towns were evaluated on their outdoor friendliness. For each town and city, the exact number of campsites, outdoor reservations, and […]

PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING

May 17, 2017

Black River Memorial Hospital Application for Conditional Use Permit Please take notice that a public hearing will be held before the Planning Commission of the City of Black River Falls on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 5:30 P.M. at City Hall in the City of Black River Falls to hear the petition of Black River […]

CLIFTON ACRES STREET PROJECT

May 9, 2017

Street excavation will begin in Clifton Acres the week of June 5th starting at Forrest Street and working North to the cul-de-sac, then continuing onto Clifton Street. Gordon Street will get new sewer, gravel and pavement, and a storm basin will be installed towards the East end of Gordon Street. As each street is being […]

NOTICE OF BOARD OF REVIEW AND OPEN BOOK

May 5, 2017

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Review for the City of Black River Falls will meet on June 7, 2017 from 9:00 A.M. to at least 11:00 A.M. at City Hall, 101 S. 2nd Street, Black River Falls, WI. Please be advised of the following requirements to appear before the Board of Review: […]

City Announces Launch of New Website

May 5, 2017

The City of Black River Falls is pleased to announce the launch of our brand new website! After eight months of hard work and dedication, we are delighted to officially announce the launch of the official website for the City of Black River Falls at www.blackriverfalls.us. Our goal with this new website is to provide […]

BRF POLICE CHIEF ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

April 5, 2017

In a sudden announcement on Facebook, BRF police chief Scot Eisenhauer said he would be resigning from the position. Eisenhauer will be moving on to be the Director of Criminal Justice Training with Wisconsin Technical College after his final day as chief on April 17. The chief started his police career back in 1995 in […]

BLACK RIVER FALLS APPOINTS NEW CITY ATTORNEY

March 27, 2017

The City of Black River Falls welcomed an old face back to his former position. Dan Diehn was appointed as the new city attorney at the Common Council meeting, a position he held for 16 years previously. Diehn is a BRF native and has been working as an attorney in the area since 1996. “It’s […]

SPRING CLEAN-UP

March 20, 2017

Notice to City of Black River Falls Residents Spring Clean-up Days 2017 The City of Black River Falls will hold Spring clean-up days the week of Apr 10, 2017. Large items will be picked up on the day of your regular garbage collection that week.  Please have these items at the curb in such a […]

AREA BUSINESSES RECOGNIZED AT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AWARDS CEREMONY

March 9, 2017

Two area businesses and a community organization were honored with awards at the Black River Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner Monday at Max’s Club 95 in Hixton. Wood Sales & Service was named 2016 Business of the Year, K-9 Country Lodge received the Customer Service of the Year Award and Karner Blue Garden Club […]

FRIENDS SHARING FOOD FINDS NEW SPACE FOR OPERATIONS

March 6, 2017

March 1, 2017 ~  With kids now going to the Red Creek Elementary school, the Black River Falls school board found itself with some extra space at Gebhardt Elementary. Friends Sharing Food, a local group that helps distribute food to those that need it, has found themselves in need of space and a centralized location. […]