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Sandbag Availability

3/31/2017

Good morning everyone. The following message was received from Lisa Vidrine with St. Landry Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness:

"Due to the heavy rainfall on Wednesday...

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Press Release from LA DOTD

3/13/2017

The following Press Release was issued by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development regarding US Hwy 190 in the Port Barre area:

St. Landry Parish – US 190 (Ronald Reagan...

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How To Read Your New Water Meter

2/20/2017

The automated meter reading system is moving along nicely. WMS is near completion of installing all of the new water meters. The gas meter change outs will be next. Some of you are asking "how" to...

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Town Supervisor Position

2/20/2017

Please be advised that the deadline for submitting applications and/or resumes for the Town Supervisor position is Friday, February 24, 2017. We will begin the interviewing process on Monday,...

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Job Opening

2/8/2017

The Town of Port Barre is accepting applications for a full-time Town Superintendent/Supervisor. Qualifications and/or requirements are as follows: must be 18 years of age or older, possess a high...

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Property Taxes

1/24/2017

Good afternoon!!! Hope everyone is well and having a great 2017, thus far. Please be advised that property taxes were due on December 31, 2016. All unpaid taxes will be assessed a charge of...

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Isolated Boil Advisory Lifted

1/11/2017

BOIL ADVISORY RESCINDED

Name of Supply: Town of Port Barre PWS ID# 1097013

January 11, 2017

For Immediate Release to Water System Customers

The Town of Port Barre has restored...

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Isolated Boil Advisory

1/9/2017

PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS "NOT" FOR THE ENTIRE TOWN, ONLY THE AREA LISTED BELOW AND "DOES NOT AFFECT WATERWORKS DISTRICT NO. 3."
BOIL ADVISORY
TOWN OF PORT BARRE PWS ID# 1097013
January 9, 2017
For...

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New Gas and Water Metering System

12/5/2016

Good afternoon everyone. For the next few months, you may be seeing a crew around town wearing a flourescent yellow T shirt with the company name "Thielsch Engineering WMS." This is the company...

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Love's Travel Center & Traffic

10/12/2016

Good afternoon everyone!!! With the Love's Travel Center recently opening, thus causing quite the traffic confusion and congestion in the surrounding area, we want to inform all of our local...

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