CONSTRUCTION UNDER WAY ON BRF’S NEW STRIP MALL

July 13, 2017

Digging began a couple of weeks ago on the new site for a strip mall off STH 54 next to the new Arby’s in Black River Falls.  Developer Todd Waller of Lee & Associates said the 7,000 square-foot space should be completed by September. Waller said Cell-Plus and TRICOR Insurance are the first two lessees […]

HOFFMAN AQUATIC CENTER OPEN FOR THE SUMMER SEASON

July 5, 2017

The Hoffman Aquatic Center is finally open now that repairs to the furnace that heats the water has been replaced.  Daily rates or the center remain the same as last year, but membership rates have been reduced because of the late start.  The aquatic center is open Monday-Saturday 11:30 am, to 7:00 pm and Sundays […]

JACKSON COUNTY FARMERS MARKET BACK IN ACTION

June 7, 2017

Spring has sprung and it’s time for summer to roll into Wisconsin, and that wondrous time is marked by the return of the Jackson County Farmer’s Market. For the second year it is situated on Diploma Drive out by the high school and Lunda Community Center, which works great for vendors. Char Engler, who runs […]

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 […]