ADOPT A FIRE HYDRANT!

January 31, 2019

The Black River Falls Fire Department needs your help keeping the fire hydrants in your neighborhood free of snow. If you have a snowblower, and your neighbors don’t, please help out and get the hydrant at the end of the block. Remember, if your house is on fire the Fire Department will be using the […]

FRAUD ALERT

January 31, 2019

The Black River Falls Police Department has been fielding numerous reports of citizens receiving scam phone calls. With tax season upon us, the IRS scam call will tell you that you need to give them money or a warrant will be issued for your arrest. Another popular one is that the Publisher’s Clearing House will […]

NO GARBAGE COLLECTION WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY

January 29, 2019

Due to the extreme temperatures forecasted for Wednesday, January 30, 2019, and Thursday, January 31, 2019, the City of Black River Falls will not be collecting garbage in Ward 3 and Ward 4.  Garbage collection in these areas of the city will be done on Friday, February 1, 2019.  If your garbage is normally picked […]

CITY HALL CLOSED WEDNESDAY JANUARY 30, 2019

January 29, 2019

Due to the extreme temperatures forecasted for the City of Black River Falls, City Hall will be CLOSED on Wednesday, January 30, 2019. A Wind Chill Warning has been issued for the entire Coulee Region beginning at noon today and lasting through noon on Thursday.  During this time period, strong winds could result in wind […]

SEARCH WARRANT LEADS TO DRUG ARRESTS

January 16, 2019

On December 29, 2018 at around noon the Black River Falls Police Department executed a search warrant at 119 South 3rd Street Apartment 2 in the City of Black River Falls to locate evidence of a substantial battery incident that is reported to have occurred in the early morning hours on that day. During the […]

SEARCH WARRANTS RESULT IN DRUG BUST

December 5, 2018

On Sunday, November 18, 2018 the Black River Falls Police Department executed a search warrant at 119 South 3rd Street, City of Black River Falls, Jackson County Wisconsin. The Black River Falls Police Department received a report regarding a substantial battery that occurred at the residence. Through the investigation, Officers were able to obtain a […]

SNOW & ICE REMOVAL

December 5, 2018

Unfortunately (or fortunately if you like this sort of thing) it’s that time of year where we get snow and ice in WI! Please be courteous of your fellow community members and keep your sidewalk clean. There is a city ordinance that states removal must be within 24 hours of when the snow/ice stops. The […]

PUBLIC HEARING DECEMBER 4TH TO VACATE UNPAVED ALLEY

November 14, 2018

Please take notice that a public hearing will be held before the Common Council of the City of Black River Falls on December 4th, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the City Hall for the City of Black River Falls to consider City of Black River Falls Resolution 2018-10A, a resolution to discontinue an unpaved alley […]

COMPENSATION SET FOR ELECTED OFFICIALS

November 13, 2018

At the October 2, 2018 Common Council meeting, Ordinance #844 was approved setting new compensation rates for the Mayor and City Council members. The change represents an increase of $75 per month ($900/year) for the Mayor and each Alderperson. These figures are based on attendance at 12 Common Council meetings which are held on the […]

NOTICE OF ANNUAL JOINT REVIEW BOARD MEETING

October 30, 2018

Notice is Hereby Given that the City of Black River Falls will hold a Joint Review Board meeting on November 13, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at the Black River Falls City Hall, located at 101 S. 2nd Street. The purpose of the meeting is to review the annual reports and the performance and status of […]