Richland’s government functions are managed under the direction of a Mayor and Board of Aldermen. The City provides municipal services including natural gas, electricity, water, sewage treatment and trash pick up. The City maintains a commercial and residential street system with over 30 miles of improved streets.
The City is proud of its enhanced 9-1-1 Emergency System which provides immediate response from police, ambulance and fire protection on a 24 hour basis. We also have a municipal airport with 3,000 feet of hard surface runway.
The City is also
CITY HALL/MUNICIPAL UTILITIES
204 E. Washington Ave
P.O. Box 798
Richland City Hall is located in one of the historic buildings in town, the old High School building. It was built in the 1940’s as part of the WPA Project. Richland’s form of government is the Mayor, Board of Aldermen, Utility Board, and Park Board.
The City of Richland is happy to provide Spring and Fall Clean Up as a service to our residents.
201 S. Chestnut
P.O. Box 798
EMERGENCY DIAL 9-1-1
The city is proud of its enhanced “9-1-1” emergency system which provides immediate response for police, ambulance, and fire department.
Tri County Fire Protection District
111 W. Washington Ave
EMERGENCY: DIAL 9-1-1
The city contracts with Tri-County Fire Protection District to provide 24 fire protection.
The City contracts with the Pulaski County Ambulance District for ambulance services
RICHLAND MUNICIPAL DOG POUND
UTILITY EMERGENCIES CONTACT INFORMATION:
MONDAY – FRIDAY: 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
AFTER HOURS/HOLIDAYS: 573-774-6305
(5 year Contract with WCA)
Pickup will be once a week, except in case of commercial establishments that require twice a week. Pick up prior to 5 am prohibited. Residential Customers are allowed 4 – 30 gallon bags a week. A Recyclable Collection Dumpster shall be provided which is currently located at the Police Department location.
Residential Senior Sanitation Monthly Rates:
July 2019-July 2024: $ 9.44 / mo
Residential Sanitation Monthly Rates: (Rate Changes Annually)
July 2019: $10.49 / mo
July 2020: $10.70 / mo
July 2021: $10.92 / mo
July 2022: $11.14 / mo
July 2023: $11.37 / mo
UTILITY BILLS MAY BE PAID ONLINE FOR A FEE
E-BILLING AND AUTO PAY AVAILABLE AT NO CHARGE
You can easily understand why Richland’s Motto is “Live, Grow, Prosper” after a drive through our picturesque town and visit with the local residents.
Homes in Richland range from the quaint charm of Victorian-era homes with their broad verandas to the more modern ranch style homes. Whether you prefer an elegant home, an easy-care apartment or a tree-shaded lot to build on, Richland has the spot for you.
Please call Richland Housing Authority 573-765-3448, Richland Apartments 573-765-4641, Richland Citizen Housing 573-765-4591.