City of Park Falls

Demographics


  • City of Park Falls
    400 4th Avenue S
    P.O. Box 146
    Park Falls, WI  54552
    Ph: 715-762-2436
    Email

    Website
  • Population: 2,514

City Departments

  • City Administrator / Clerk:  
    Brentt Michalek
    Email
  • Treasurer / Deputy Clerk:
    Michelle Smith 

    Email
  • Deputy Treasurer: Tammy Casey
  • Assessor/Building Inspector/Zoning: Philip Bochler
  • Assessor: Bowmar Appraisal

Council Members


  • Mayor: MIchael Bablick
    400 4th Ave S, PO Box 146
    Park Falls, WI  54552  
    Ph: 715-492-0561
    Email
  • Alderperson 4th: Dina Bukachek
    189 Cedar St
    Park Falls, WI  54552
    715-518-3103
  • Alderperson 2nd: James Corbett
    914 9th Ave S
    Park Falls, WI  54552
    Ph: 715-661-1101
  • Alderperson 1st: Dan Greenwood
    897 2nd Ave N
    Park Falls, WI   54552
    Ph: 715-563-7705
  • Alderperson 2nd: Chris Hoffman
    870 7th Ave S
    Park Falls, WI  54552  
    Ph: 715-744-1991
  • Alderperson 4th: Michael Mader 
    97 Heritage Ln 
    Park Falls, WI  54552 
    Ph: 715-762-2183
  • Alderperson 3rd: Richard Scharp
    1170 3rd Ave S, Apt 10
    Park Falls, WI  54552
    715-661-1658
  • Alderperson 3rd: Anthony Thier 
    1263 Whitmer Ave 
    Park Falls, WI  54552 
    Ph: 715-762-4397
  • Alderperson 1st: Dennis Wartgow 
    261 9th St N  
    Park Falls, WI  54552  
    Ph: 715-762-2795
To view the Open Book and Board of Review schedule, please click here.

Property Tax Collection
  • 1st half  or full payment due by January 31 payable to the City of Park Falls
  • 2nd half payment due by July 31 payable to: Price County Treasurer;              126 Cherry St, Rm 105; Phillips, WI 54555   
  •   July Payment Due List    (2018 tax paid by 7/31/19)

All real estate taxes under $100, personal property taxes and special charges are due January 31 to the City of Park Falls

Please make the 1st half or full payment to City of Park Falls Treasurer,      
PO Box 146; Park Falls, WI  54552 
2nd payment to the Price County Treasurer 126 Cherry St, Phillips WI  54555  

Online Payment 

 Pay the 1st half or full payment to City of Park Falls Treasurer by January 31 with a credit/debit card or E-check by using Park Falls Payment Portal 
There is a 3% fee charged for credit/debit card payments and fee of $1.50 for E-check for which the taxpayer is responsible.

Pay the 2nd installment and delinquent taxes to Price County Treasurer with credit/debit card or E-check by using this payment portal.
There is a 2.35% fee charged for credit/debit card payments and $1.50 for E-checks for which the taxpayer is responsible.

Missed or Late Payment
If any one of the installment payments is missed or not paid by due date, the entire unpaid balance of taxes becomes delinquent and subject to 1.5% per month interest/penalty and option to pay in installments is lostPursuant to Wisconsin Statute Section 74.47, interest and penalty of 1.5% per month on the whole unpaid balance and will be charged from February 1 regardless of when the tax due becomes delinquent. No matter what installment is missed, the total unpaid balance becomes due and payable and is subject to interest and penalty from February 1 option to pay in installments is lost.

Tax payments after February 1 are considered delinquent and payable to Price County Treasurer along with interest and penalty. 
Payments after February 1 can be made with credit/debit card or E-check by using this 
payment portal.
There is a 2.35% fee charged for credit/debit card payments and $1.50 for E-checks for which the taxpayer is responsibl
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Pet Fees


Dog licenses are issued by the city clerk/treasurer and are due by April 1st of each year. The owner must provide rabies vaccination to receive a license.

License Fee


  • Neutered and spayed: $5
  • Unaltered: $10
  • Multiple up to 12 dogs: $50, $3 for each additional dog (see Clerk for details)