SHARED RIDE TAXI UPDATE

January 31, 2023

The City has released an intent to award the shared-ride taxi service contract to Abby Vans, Inc. which is based in Neillsville, WI.  The other two vendors that submitted a proposal have the right to protest and must submit that protest in writing by February 10th .  IF no protests are received within the allotted […]

WARD 1 ALDERPERSON VACANCY

January 16, 2023

City of Black River Falls First Ward Alderperson Cynthia Mathews has moved out of the First Ward and has therefore resigned her position on the Common Council effective January 13, 2023.  The City of Black River Falls will be accepting letters from First Ward residents interested in serving as an Alderperson on the Common Council.  […]

CAREER OPPORTUNITY – LUNDA PARK MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

January 10, 2023

The City of Black River Falls, Wisconsin, is accepting applications to fill the position of Lunda Park Maintenance Technician.  The Lunda Park Maintenance Technician is responsible for the maintenance operations of the 43-acre Lunda Community Park 8 months of the year.  The 4 winter months will consist of equipment maintenance and maintenance of city-wide winter […]

NOTICE OF CHRISTMAS TREE PICKUP

December 27, 2022

The Black River Falls FFA Chapter will again pick up Christmas trees in the city of Black River Falls as a community service project.  The Christmas trees will be recycled into environment-friendly mulch. The FFA asks that trees be at the curbside before Thursday, January 5. If a plastic tree bag was used, please remove […]

TAXI SERVICE CLOSED UNTIL MID-FEBRUARY 2023

December 16, 2022

The City of Black River Falls’ shared-ride taxi service will remain closed until mid-February 2023.  The service was shut down on December 1, 2022 when the vendor contracted to operate the service, Mobility Transformation, Inc., ceased all operations in Black River Falls.  The City of Black River Falls released a Request for Proposals (RFP) this […]

MILLS PARK PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT REMOVAL

December 16, 2022

The large play structure at Mills Park will be fenced off December 16 and the equipment removed as soon as weather allows.  A recent inspection indicated that the structure is no longer safe for play.  Black River Falls Parks and Recreation Department and the Mills family are currently working on plans to have new equipment […]

CAREER OPPORTUNITY – STREET DEPARTMENT GENERAL LABORER

December 14, 2022

The City of Black River Falls is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Full-Time Street Department General Laborer.  Employment will be subject to background check and a pre-employment physical.  The ideal candidate will be a collaborative team member, be passionate about providing public services and have a strong work ethic.  Position qualifications include […]

SCAM ALERT

December 5, 2022

SCAM – Requests for Utility Bill Payments Over the Phone The Black River Falls Municipal Utilities (BRFMU) has received information that a BRFMU customer received a phone call threatening disconnection of services unless the customer agreed to pay the balance due over the phone. THIS IS A SCAM!! BRFMU does not phone customers and ask […]

TAXI SERVICE CLOSING

November 30, 2022

Effective Thursday, December 1, 2022, the city’s shared-ride taxi service will be shut down indefinitely.  Today will be the last day Black River Falls Public transit operates until further notice.  The shared ride taxi service will not be available beginning Thursday, December 1, 2022.  The City of Black River Falls had been verbally notified by […]

SEALED BIDS – DUMP BOX & SANDER

November 28, 2022

The City of Black River Falls will be accepting sealed bids for the purchase of a new 11ft. dump box and V- Box sander. All equipment to be installed on a new 2024 Freightliner 108 SD. Please submit bids for purchase to City Hall 101 S. 2nd Street, Black River Falls, WI. 54615. Specifications are […]