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KYIV City Ballet

10/12/2022

PASA announces performances of the KYIV City Ballet.

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Pumpkin Patch

10/12/2022

The Episcopal Church of Opelousas will host a Pumpkin Patch event.

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Family Fall Resources Fair

9/19/2022

Family Strong Foundation, Building Better Families, Inc, the City of Opelousas, and CASA of St Landry-Evangeline, Inc. will host a Family Fall Resource Fair at the Opelousas North City Park on Saturday, October 1st from 9:00 am to Noon.

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Water System Flushing Notification

9/19/2022

Town of Washington's Public Works Department will flush water system lines beginning @ 8:00 am and concluding by 3:00 pm on Wednesday, September 21st.  Periods of low water pressure may be experienced during this time.

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Town Council Meeting September 19, 2022

9/16/2022

 There will be a Town Council Meeting September 19, 2022 at 6:00 pm at Town Hall.  Click here for Council Meeting Agenda

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Washington Cemetery Foundation - Work Day

9/14/2022

The Washington Cemetery Foundatin plans a Volunteer Work Day on Saturday, October 1st beginning at 8:30 am.

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Christmas Festival Meeting

9/13/2022

Christmas Festival Chairman Brenda Pitre invites you to join her Thursday, September 15th at 6:00 pm to make plans for the annual Washington Christmas Festival scheduled for December 10th.  The meeting will be held at the Town of Washington Town Hall.

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2nd Chance Job Fair

9/12/2022

The Department of Corrections and St Landry Parish Government will host a 2nd Chance job fair on Tuesday, October 18th at the Yambilee Building from 9:00 am to noon.

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Coach Howard Ware Presentation

9/12/2022

The Town of Washington Museum and Tourist Center is honored to host an informative talk by Washington native and Paul L. Dunbar High School graduate Coach Howard Ware.  The event will be held Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 10:00 AM.

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September 2022 Newsletter

9/6/2022

In and About Washington for September 2022 was recently published.  

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CLECO and DESRI Announce 240 MWAC Solar Power Agreement

8/17/2022

CLECO Power and D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (DESRI) announce a long-term renewable energy off-take agreement.

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CLECO and DESRI Announce 240 MWAC Solar Power Agreement

8/17/2022

CLECO Power and D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (DESRI) announce a long-term renewable energy off-take agreement.

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New Residential Garbage Collection Service

8/17/2022

Starting October 1, 2022, Bayou State Waste, LLC will be the new service provider for residential garbage collection throughout St Landry Parish.

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Public Hearing and Town Council Meeting August 15th

8/12/2022

There will be a Public Hearing August 15th at 5:50 pm at Town Hall. Click Here for Public Hearing Agenda

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Washington Main Street Market

7/29/2022

Washington Main Street Market will be held on August 20th at 5PM - 9PM. Click here for more Information

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