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 […]

CITY TO DISCUSS MOVING PUBLIC FIRE PROTECTION FEES FROM TAX ROLL TO UTILITY BILL

October 5, 2018

At the next Committee of the Whole meeting on October 17, 2018, committee members will discuss the possibility of changing the way Public Fire Protection Fees are being collected. Past practice has been that this charge is recovered by placing it on the property tax levy every year. The City is currently using property tax […]

BLACK RIVER AREA FOUNDATION DONATES TO CSO PROGRAM

September 25, 2018

The City of Black River Falls Police Department is thankful for a generous donation from the Black River Falls Area Foundation! The funds that the Foundation provided allowed the Police Department to purchase a neighborhood electric vehicle for their Community Service Officers (CSO) to use to patrol the Foundation Trail  and be available to lend […]

NEW RETAIL & RESTAURANT OPENINGS CONTINUE IN BRF

August 20, 2018

There’s been a surge in retail stores and restaurants opening or relocating in Black River Falls, especially downtown. “I’m not 100 percent sure what the reason is,” said Amanda Gunn, executive director of the Black River Area Chamber of Commerce. “But I think they found a lot of different opportunities for things that we didn’t […]

ANNUAL CSO STREET DANCE AUGUST 17TH

July 11, 2018

Save the date! The Black River Falls Police Department’s annual CSO Street Dance Fundraiser is coming up on August 17th at Sand Creek Brewery 5pm to 10pm! We will have live music from Notify, raffles, food and a bake sale. All of the proceeds benefit our Community Service Officers who volunteer their time to help […]

PUBLIC HEARING ON DISCONTINUANCE OF PUBLIC WAY

July 11, 2018

NOTICE Please take notice that a public hearing will be held before the Common Council of the City of Black River Falls on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. at the City Hall for the City of Black River Falls, located at 101 S. 2nd St., Black River Falls, Wisconsin, Zip Code 54615, to […]