CITY STREETS OPEN TO ATVs/UTVs

October 11, 2021

All signage is in place, so effective immediately, ATVs/UTVs are officially allowed on certain city streets as outlined in Ordinance #865. On August 3, 2021, the Black River Falls Common Council approved Ordinance #865 which designates all city-maintained roads, streets, alleys, and highways, including any city-maintained parking lots, except connecting highways, as open to all-terrain […]

TAXI DRIVERS WANTED

October 11, 2021

Drivers Wanted!   Black River Falls Public Transit is looking for dependable drivers. Successful candidates for the shared-ride taxi service must pass a background check and drug screen.   Apply today by calling 715-284-4511 and talking to Randi Or applying in person at 325 Woodlawn Avenue.

ATV/UTV ORDINANCE CLARIFIED

August 12, 2021

On August 3, 2021, the Black River Falls Common Council approved Ordinance #865 which designates all city-maintained roads, streets, alleys, and highways, including any city-maintained parking lots, except connecting highways, as open to all-terrain vehicle (“ATV”) or utility terrain vehicle (“UTV”) routes, except as otherwise posted, and authorizes the operation of ATVs or UTVs on […]

TAXI SERVICE SCHEDULE MODIFIED

August 6, 2021

Date: August 6, 2021 RE: Temporary Modified Taxi Schedule Due to staffing levels, Black River Falls Public Transit, the City’s shared ride taxi service, is anticipated to operate under the following modified schedule until further notice: ——————————————————————————– EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY   Monday                        6:00 AM – 11:00 PM Tuesday                       6:00 AM – 11:00 PM Wednesday                  6:00 […]

CITY BRUSH PILE NOW OPEN

July 29, 2021

Due to the severe weather we experienced last night and early this morning, the ban on dumping brush behind the fairgrounds this week during the Jackson County Fair has been lifted. If you are a city resident, have brush to clean up after the storm, and have the means, please haul brush to the brush […]

STORM DAMAGE CLEAN UP

July 29, 2021

After severe weather moved through the area last night, wind and heavy rain related damage is being reported city wide.  City crews are working diligently to restore power, clear streets, and address multiple locations with downed trees. Residents can place brush from storm damage at the curb and the City Street Department will work on […]

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT – AUGUST 3RD

July 28, 2021

The Black River Falls Police Department is hoping that you can join them on Tuesday, August 3rd for a fun night of games and camaraderie at the Lunda Park! They’ll have K9 demonstrations and you’ll have a chance to meet and greet your local law enforcement personnel. Kids, bring your bicycles and helmets to ride […]

MUSIC IN THE PARK TUESDAY NIGHTS

July 28, 2021

Make plans now to visit Lunda Community Park every Tuesday night to enjoy local bands!  Music in the park is FREE and open to the public so come on out! 2021 Tuesday Evening Music in the Park Schedule 7:00 – 8:00 pm Lunda Community Park – 1400 Tyler Street, BRF August 3               Skipping Stones August […]

Committee of the Whole Meeting for 7.21.2021 CANCELLED

July 21, 2021

The Committee of the Whole meeting scheduled for this evening has been CANCELLED. Action items that appeared on the agenda will be presented to the Common Council on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 and the July Department reports will be added to the August Committee of the Whole agenda.

CAREER OPPORTUNITY – POLICE OFFICER

June 25, 2021

The City of Black River Falls is now accepting applications to fill current part-time police officer vacancies. The department will also be building a 12-month eligibility list. Responsibilities include working in partnership with the community to prevent crime, solve problems, and enhance the quality of life for the citizens. Duties include patrol, enforcing laws, maintaining […]