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Emergency Broadband Benefit

5/12/2021

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a temporary FCC program to help households struggling to afford internet service during the pandemic.

Click here for informational flyer.

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Transportation to COVID Vaccination Sites

5/4/2021

People who need transportation to a vaccination site should call 211 or visit lyft.com/vaccine-access and click "Get a Ride" to see if there are eligible services in their local communities.

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COVID-19 Vaccination Event

5/3/2021

The Pfizer 2-dose vaccine will be available at the Washington Community Center on May 7th and May 28, 2021.  Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are welcomed.

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Garage Sale Update

5/3/2021

Donated garage sale items are requested for the upcoming garage sale to benefit the Town this Saturday, May 8th from 8:00 to 2:00 at the Washington Pavillion.  Volunteers are also needed to work...

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Bids for Sale of Skate Park

4/21/2021

Town of Washington is offering for sale surplus property commonly known as the "Skate Park" by sealed bid.

Click here for bid process and appraisal of property.

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Washington Community Festival

4/21/2021

There will be a meeting of the Washington Community Festival Planning Committee on Monday, April 26, 2021 at 6:00 PM at Town of Washington town hall.  Everyone is invited and volunteers are...

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Application for Food Vouchers

4/20/2021

St. Landry Parish Community Action is accepting applications for food vouchers.

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Notice Increased Gas Prices

4/20/2021

Mayor Landreneau has been notified of an increase in Natural Gas prices.

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Rental and Mortgage Assistance

4/20/2021

St Landry Community Action is accepting applications for rental and mortgage assistance.

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Tax Abatements and Incentives

4/15/2021

The Town of Washington received information regarding Tax Abatements and Tax Incentives that may be helpful when restoring older homes and buildings. 

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Yard Sale

4/12/2021

Mark your calendar for Saturday, May 8, 2021 for a YARD SALE to benefit the Town of Washington.

Donated items are welcomed.

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Williams Energy Community Grant

4/5/2021

The Washington Cemetery Foundation is the grateful receiptient of Williams Energy's Communcity Grant of $2500 for cemetery maintainance and upkeep.

Please join us in thanking Williams Energy for...

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Sale of Caboose and Firetruck

3/30/2021

The public sale of the Washington Caboose and Antique Firetruck will be posted from April 1, 2021 thru May 31, 2021 on the following website: Advertisements-LaMATS (lamats.easibuy.com/advertisements)

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Second Harvest Food Distribution

3/29/2021

Second Harvest food boxes will be available April 1st beginning at 7:30 AM at the Holy Ghost parking lot.

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