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WELCOME TO RHINELANDER, located in Oneida County, WI - the heart of the Northwoods of Wisconsin! Rhinelander proper has a population of around 8000 residents and it stands as the retail hub of northern Wisconsin and upper Michigan; bringing the year-around population to around 50,000. 

Both the Wisconsin and Pelican rivers run through Rhinelander.  Boom Lake is located within the City having a lovely park, shoreline, swimming beach and boat launch.  Rhinelander has recently constructed another boat launch on the Pelican River.  While in Rhinelander make sure you visit the Northwood golf course, an 18-hole public course with clubhouse and restaurant located just at the edge of the City.  Rhinelander is home to Pioneer Park Historical Complex which boasts a railroad and logging museum right in the heart of the City.  If camping and hunting are to your liking, there are numerous possibilities for those activities throughout Oneida County.  When visiting, make sure you take note of the numerous Hodags located throughout the City of Rhinelander as well.

A Mayor and eight-member Common Council govern the City of Rhinelander. The City provides a wide range of municipal services, including police and fire departments, water and wastewater utilities, public works, parks, library, animal shelter, and general government services.  While in Rhinelander come visit our historic City Hall built in 1908-1909.  The City Hall is open for business weekdays from 8:00 to 4:30 pm.

City of Rhinelander City Hall
135 South Stevens Street
Rhinelander, WI 54501
(715) 365-8600

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—Quick Links—
Northwood Golf Course 
Rhinelander District Library 
Downtown Rhinelander, Inc. 
Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce 
Oneida County  
Oneida County Economic Development Corporation 
2015 PSC Water Utility Rate Change Determination 
Downtown Streetscape 

—Upcoming Meetings—
Public Works - 10/5/2015  
Water/Wastewater Meeting - 10/5/2015  
Golf - 10/6/2015  
Finance, Wage & Salary - 10/6/2015  
Finance, Wage & Salary - Budget Review - 10/8/2015  
City Council - 10/12/2015  
Historic Preservation Commission - 10/13/2015  
Finance, Wage & Salary - Budget Review - 10/13/2015  
Joint - PPP & Planning - 10/19/2015  
Finance, Wage & Salary - Budget Review - 10/20/2015  


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