News & Notices

Dog Licensing

February 7, 2023

Complete this form, print and send to:

Rita Kozak

W9015 770th Ave

River Falls, WI 54022


Pursuant to Chapter 174.052 (1) and (2) of the Statutes of Wisconsin, the following is required for all dogs: 

Section 8.95.21 (2) Rabies Vaccination Required for Dogs.

(2)(a) Requirements for vaccination. Except as provided in s. 174.054, the owner of a dog shall have the dog vaccinated against rabies by a veterinarian within 30 days after the dog reaches 5 months of age and re-vaccinated within one year after the initial vaccination. If an owner obtains a dog or brings a dog into this state after the dog has reached 5 months of age, the owner shall have the dog vaccinated against rabies within 30 days…unless the dog has been vaccinated as evidenced by a current certificate of rabies vaccination from this state or another state. The owner of a dog shall have the dog re-vaccinated against rabies by a veterinarian before the date that the immunization expires as stated on the certificate of vaccination, or, if no date is specified, within 3 years following the previous vaccination.

Section10.174.05 (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) Dog License Tax.

Requirement. Except as provided in S. 174.054; the owner of a dog more than 5 months of age on January 1 of any year, or 5 months of age within the license year, shall annually, on or before the date the dog becomes 5 months of age, pay the dog license tax and obtain a license.

Burn Permits

January 11, 2023

Burn permits are available at the Town Recycling Center during center hours—Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00
p.m year-round. From April through September, the recycling center is open on Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m.
to 8:00 p.m.. Permits are also available from the Town Board and staff members by appointment.

Notice of Spring Election

November 29, 2022



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that at an election to be held in the Town of River Falls on Tuesday, April 4, 2023, the following offices are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed.  All terms are for two years beginning on Tuesday, April 18, 2023.

Office                                                                          Incumbent

Town Board Chair                                                      Diana G. Smith

Town Board Supervisor I                                           John Galgowski

Town Board Supervisor II                                          Siri Smith

Town Clerk                                                                 Sarah Meyer

Town Treasurer                                                           Rita Kozak

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that a town caucus for the purpose of nominating candidates to appear on the spring ballot for the above listed offices will be scheduled during the month of January 2023.  Notice of the scheduled date and location will be published at that time.

Done in the Town of River Falls on November 22, 2022.

Sarah Meyer/Town Clerk