Offices/Services to be found at the Village Hall:
- Contact Village Clerk-Treasurer Renee Roemhild
- Contact Public Works Director Michael Wilhelm
- Establish or make changes to water/sewer account
- Pay property taxes or water/sewer bill
(drop box located at Village Hall entrance)
- Obtain building permits & inquire about building
or zoning related questions
- Vote (no prior registration required, but new
residents or first-time voters should bring proof
of current address) Polling Hours: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
- Reserve park pavilions or Village Hall facilities
- Register for Summer Rec programs
- Purchase prepaid ADVANCED DISPOSAL garbage bags
($33 for a 10 pack)
- License dog (due by April 1st)
You must provide proof of rabies vaccination
PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR (Michael Wilhelm)
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
- Water meter for new installation, bulk water, etc.
- Street privilege, sidewalk and driveway permits
BUILDING INSPECTOR (Steve Maley cell phone: 715.797.6474)
Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 7:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.
- Building permits for construction, including fences, decks, roofing, siding, etc. – Inspections
POLICE DEPARTMENT (Non-emergency phone: 715.877.3231)
Check at the Clerk’s Office for the officer on duty
PUBLIC LIBRARY (Director Alyson Jones) phone: 715.877.3334
Hours: Monday-Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Sunday – Closed A book drop box is located on west side of building.
Cable: Packerland Broadband 800.236.8434
Electricity/Natural Gas: Xcel 800.895.4999
Garbage: Advanced Disposal 715.839.9553
Local Phone: CenturyTel 800.872.4016
Post Office 715.877.3339
Fire Depart (non-emergency) 715.877.3311
Police Dept (non-emergency) 715.877.3231
Advanced Disposal (715.839.9553) provides curb-side, once a week garbage and recycling service. Residential pick up day is Friday. Commercial pick up day is Tuesday. Contact Advanced Disposal for current rates, and to register for service.
Fall Creek Area Fire District provides fire protection. The station is located at 530 E Lincoln Ave.
The Village of Fall Creek provides water/sewer services, which are billed monthly. Please contact the Village Clerk’s Office to establish water service or for questions regarding a bill.
Lawn watering usage does not receive a sewer credit. For larger meter charges, please stop in to the Clerk’s office for a schedule. A bulk water rate for filling swimming pools is available. Contact Public Works Director, Michael Wilhelm, at least three days in advance, for separate metering.
OPEN BOOK AND BOARD OF REVIEW
Annually, property owners have the opportunity to meet with the Assessor (Randy Prochow 715.632.2194) and discuss their assessment at the “Open Book”. If a property owner wishes to object to his assessment, he must attend the “Board of Review”, which is usually held in May. Watch for notices.
PARKS & RECREATION
Keller Park, located at the Fall Creek Pond, provides ballfields, tennis courts, horseshoe pits, picnic facilities, nature trails and outstanding fishing. Only non-motorized boats are allowed on the pond.
The Historical Museum, located in Randall Park, houses an impressive antiques display. The Historical Society hosts ice cream socials in the summer.
Fall Creek Valley Memorial Park offers handicap pier fishing and picnic areas.
The Village offers a Summer Rec Program for area boys and girls – baseball, softball and t-ball. Watch for registration information in the February or March school newsletter.
Beaver Creek Reserve, an outdoor environmental education camp known throughout the Upper Midwest, is located just minutes from the Village, three miles north on CTH K.
There are also two county parks nearby: Harstad Park on the Eau Claire River, has camping and picnic facilities, and the scenic Big Falls Park is a favorite swimming spot.
There are numerous snowmobile and cross-country ski trails, and the Stagecoach Bicycle Trail east of Fall Creek.
VILLAGE BURN/COMPOST SITE
The Village maintains a burn/compost site (see map) that accepts clean, unpainted wood, garden waste, leaves and grass clippings only. ABSOLUTELY NO GARBAGE!
The site is open during the following hours:
March 1 through October 31
1st & 3rd Saturday of each month from 9am - noon
2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month from 4pm-6pm
November 1 thru February 28
1st Saturday of each month 10am – 11am
WINTER WEATHER REMINDER
On-street parking is prohibited from November 1 to April 1 from 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. for snow removal purposes. Violators will be fined. Snow must be removed from sidewalks within 24 hours of snowfall. Violators will be fined.
FALL CREEK AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT
The Fall Creek Area School District (K-12) is located in one campus on the southeast side of the Village
District Administrator 715.877.2123
High School Office 715.877.2809
Middle School Office 715.877.2511
Elementary School Office 715.877.3331
The community has several civic organizations such as the Lions Club, Historical Society, Friends of the Library, Friends of the Wise Nature Center at Beaver Creek Reserve, Fall Creek Foundation, Snowmobile clubs, FFA Alumni, and Fall Creek Athletic Booster Club for interested adults. Numerous school and church clubs, along with 4-H,
Boy and Girl Scout troops serve the young people. The school also offers an outstanding summer program with classes in recreation, music and academic studies. A Food Pantry for local residents is located at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.
FALL CREEK AREA CHURCHES
Faith Evangelical Free Church: 604 Lincoln Ave E
Steven Hurd, Pastor 715.877.2330
St James Trinity Lutheran Church: 305 State St S
Joanne Sorenson, Pastor 715.877.2160
St Paul’s Lutheran Church: 721 State St S
Larry Borgelt, Pastor 715.877.2117
Wunderhaven: 835 Liberty St S 715.877.3107
Fall Creek Commons: 331 Washington Ave W 715.834.3411
Fall Creek Valley Care Center: 344 Lincoln Ave W 715.877.2411
FALL CREEK COMMUNITY CUPBOARD
Food pantry is open to all Fall Creek area residents. It is located at 704 Kennedy Ave (County Rd D) in Fall Creek at the Faith Evangelical Free Church. The hours of operation are the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Contact 715.877.2330 or 715.877.2241 with any questions.