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MONTHLY PUBLIC MEETINGS
City Councilman Meetings Every 2nd Tuesday Of each Month. 6PM- UNTIL
Allen Building
104 West Main Street
Winnfield, LA 71483 
 
 

ATTENTION : SCHEDULED POWER OUTAGE SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24th FROM 5:00 AM TO 8:00 AM

The next phase of energizing our new substation will occur on Saturday, September 24th, 2016. Entergy and City of Winnfield electric crews will begin working on the new substation at 5:00 am. This will result in a complete loss of power for all City of Winnfield electric customers. Pending no complications, power is anticipated to be restored by 8:00 am the same day. Please make every effort to conserve water during the power outage. We look forward to the reliability our new substation will provide, and apologize for any inconvenience.

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Utility Bills for this month should be received by this weekend. They have been processed in our new software system. Bills will arrive in an envelope and be on a full sheet of paper rather than the cards you are accustomed to receiving. Since the bills are being mailed late, we will extend the date to pay without a late fee from the 12th to the 21st. Cut Off day will remain the 26th. You are welcome to call the utility office at 628-4452 to obtain the amount of your current bill. We will be rolling out online and telephone bill payment features later this month, as well as the ability to process credit and debit cards. We apologize for any inconvenience the late mailing of the bills may have caused, but look forward to providing you with the enhanced services our new software will provide.

 

 

 

FIRST ANNUAL DUGDEMONA SUMMER FEST/ DOWNTOWN WINNFIELD LOUISIANA

 

          

 
THANKS TO THE CITY OF WINNFIELD
MAYOR BEVILLE, CITY COUNCILMAN,
CITY AND PARISH POLICE DEPARTMENT, CITY MARSHALL,
CITY AND PARISH FIRE DEPARTMENT,THE CITY RECREATION DEPARTMENT,WINN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, LOUISIANA POLITICAL MUSUEM, CITY OF WINNFIELD ELECTRIC DEPARTMENT,SURROUNDING MAYORS FOR JUDGING OUR BAR-B-CUE COOK-OFF(JONESBORO, TULLOS, ATLANTA,COLFAX AND DODSON LOUISIANA).
KEITH FRANKS, TRINI TRIGGS, ALL OF THE VENDORS,CAMARO CLUB,BAR-B-CUE COOK OFF CONTESTANTS, LEMONADE STAND CONTESTANTS, ALL OUR LOCALS FOR PARTICIPATING IN DUG-BALL, TUGGING ON THE DUG, WATERMELON EATING CONTEST, LAST BUT NOT LEAST THE DUGDEMONA FESTIVAL BOARD(HATS OFF).
THIS  WAS A WONDERFUL FESTIVAL!

 

UTILITY BILL NOTIFICATION: City of Winnfield utility bills will get a new look this month. We will no longer be sending the postcard bills that you are accustomed to receiving. Instead, you will receive a full page bill mailed in an envelope. Please be on the lookout for the new bill in your mailbox.

 

 

 If you have an after hours electric, or sewer emergency, please call 318-628-6832. This telephone number is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please be mindful that this number is for emergencies only. Non-emergencies can be reported to City Hall at 318-628-3939 during normal operating hours. 

 
 The City of Winnfield is warning its business and residential customers to be aware that fraudulent callers are contacting utility customers and demanding that a bill payment be made immediately or they will face utility disconnection.
 
    The City of Winnfield WILL NOT call and demand payment from customers. Please hang up if you receive this type of call, and do not fall victim to this scam. While these fraudulent calls sound very realistic, they are actually an attempt to gain access to your financial information. Customers can contact the utility office at 628-4452 should they have any questions regarding their utility account. Please remember that the City of Winnfield WILL NOT call and demand payment from customers.
 
 
 
FYI:

Did you know the City of Winnfield's Entire Municipal Code can be found online at www.municode.com? It is updated monthly as new ordinances are passed. We also subscribe to the Code Bank Compare service. check out our Code on line at https://www.municode.com/…/winnfie…/codes/code_of_ordinances.

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PLEASE VISIBLY DISPLAY YOUR 911 ADDRESS
When responding to emergencies, the City of Winnfield Police and Fire Departments sometimes have a hard time finding the right address. Every second counts during an emergency. Valuable time can be lost if your house number is not clearly posted where emergency responders can see it. Firefighters, EMS responders, and police officers cannot provide emergency services to you or your family if they cannot find your house. Having your address posted clearly and visibly allows them to find you much quicker.

Ask yourself these questions:

•Can your house be found easily by passing cars?
•Is your house number easily found from the street?
•Can it be found quickly in an emergency?
•Can it be found at night?
•Can it be found from a distance?
•Can it be found when seconds count?

If the answer is NO, please consider putting up a new address sign with your house number.

Here are some recommendations:

•Post your address clearly and prominently at the end of your driveway and on your home.
•Posting your 9-1-1 address at the driveway entrance and on your home will alleviate any confusion as to whether emergency responders have the correct location.
•Try using something reflective or illuminated so that it can be seen in the evening as well as during the day.
•Use large numbers and make sure it can be seen from all directions.
•Do not assume since your mailbox is marked, you have posted your address – mailboxes are not always at the entrance of a driveway.

Should you have questions concerning the display of your 911 Address, please contact City Hall at 318-628-3939.

 

TEN (10) DAY PUBLIC NOTICE

TO OWNERS OF LOTS WITH GRASS AND WEEDS WITHIN 

 THE CITY OF WINNFIELD, LOUISIANA 

 

 

 

Pursuant to Ordinance 13 of 1996 of the City of Winnfield, the City of Winnfield will immediately begin cutting grass and weeds that exceed eighteen (18) inches in height as measured from soil level. 

 Per Ordinance 13 of 1996, it is unlawful for any owner of any lot, place or area within the city to allow or permit any grass, weeds, and/or other noxious growth lying, or being in or upon any adjacent sidewalk or upon any lot, place, or area within the city to exceed eighteen (18) inches in height as measured from soil level.

 

The city shall charge to such owner or owners the costs, charges or expenses incurred in the cutting, destruction or removal of such noxious weeds, grass or other growth. If such charges are not paid within thirty (30) days of statement date, the amount thereof shall be included in and form part of the taxes due by the owner or owners of the property.

 A full copy of the ordinance can be obtained at City Hall, or by calling 318-628-3939.

 

THIS NOTICE SERVES AS YOUR TEN (10) DAY NOTICE.

NO OTHER NOTICE WILL BE ISSUED.
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

Ask yourself these questions:

The City of Winnfield is warning its business and residential customers to be aware that fraudulent callers are contacting utility customers and demanding that a bill payment be made immediately or they will face utility disconnection.

The City of Winnfield WILL NOT call and demand payment from customers. Please hang up if you receive this type of call, and do not fall victim to this scam. While these fraudulent calls sound very realistic, they are actually an attempt to gain access to your financial information. Customers can contact the utility office at 628-4452 should they have any questions regarding their utility account. Please remember that the City of Winnfield WILL NOT call and demand payment from customers.

 

 

 
 
  
  
 

If the answer is NO, please consider putting up a new address sign with your house number.

Here are some recommendations:

•Post your address clearly and prominently at the end of your driveway and on your home.
•Posting your 9-1-1 address at the driveway entrance and on your home will alleviate any confusion as to whether emergency responders have the correct location.
•Try using something reflective or illuminated so that it can be seen in the evening as well as during the day.
•Use large numbers and make sure it can be seen from all directions.
•Do not assume since your mailbox is marked, you have posted your address – mailboxes are not always at the entrance of a driveway.

ou have questions concerning the display of your 911 Address, please contact City Hall at 318-628-3939.

 

 
 

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