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COVID-19 Update


For a St Landry Parish COVID-19 update titled "Where We Are Now", please click here.

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Food Distribution


Food boxes will be distributed Friday, November 20, 2020 at the Opelousas Civic Center beginning at 12:00 (noon) until supply is depleted.  Drive through!  No proof of income!

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FEMA Mobile Registration - Hurricane Delta


St Landry Parish Government announces details about FEMA Mobile Registration Intake Centers for those suffering damage from Hurricane Delta.

Click here for information.

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Public Hearing & Council Meeting scheduled for November 16, 2020


There will be a public hearing November 16, 2020 at 5:45 PM to discuss Ordiance No. 6 of 2020, The Proposed Budget for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2021.  The regular monthly meeting of the...

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Work From Home Opportunities


St Landry Parish Governement's facebook page provides information about work from home opportunities through TTECH.

View St Landry Parish Government's facebook page for details.

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November 2020 Newsletter


Enjoy town news from the November edition of "In and About Washington".  The newsletter is published by Jim Bradshaw with production costs underwritten by Washington State Bank.

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Second Harvest food distribution - additional information.


Second Harvest food boxes will be distributed November 16, 2020 at the Northside Church of Christ, Hwy 167 West, Opelousas (near Nuba).  Drive-thru pick up will be available from noon to 2:00 PM....

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Pumpkin Painting Event


Liz Regard is organizing some pumpkin painting fun Saturday, October 31st from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Washington Pavilion.

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Trick-or Treat Hours


The Town of Washington will observe Trick-or-Treat on Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.  

Click here for COVID guidance regarding Trick-or-Treat.

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Visit by Congressman Mike Johnson


US Congressman Mike Johnson, who represents the Town of Washington and all of Louisiana's 4th District, will be available to visit with you at Washington City Hall on Tuesday, October 20, 2020...

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Public Hearing and Town Council meeting October 19, 2020


A public hearing at 5:45 PM and a meeting of the Town Council at 6:00 PM is scheduled for Monday, October 19, 2020.

Click here for the agenda.

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Boil Advisory


The Town of Washington water sytem is under a Boil Advisory until further notice.  Officials must collect water samples to test before lifting the advisory.

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MRE and Bottled Water Distribution


Mayor Landreneau has just been informed by the St Landry Parish Office of Emergency Preparedness that MRE's (Meals Ready to Eat) and bottled water will be distributed door-to-door by Washington...

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Parish-Wide Emergency Declaration


St Landry Parish Government has issued a parish-wide Emergency Declaration due to the threat of Hurricane Delta.

A parish-wide curfew will begin Friday, October 9, 2020 at noon and conclude at...

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