BOIL ADVISORY IS LIFTED
Posted Friday, October 21, 2016 @ 11:25 a.m.
TRICK OR TREAT HOURS FOR WALKER CITY LIMITS
Trick or Treat hours for the City of Walker will be 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Halloween, Monday October, 31st. Pendarvis Lane, Bryan Park Drive and Magnolia Drive will be closed to the PUBLIC during this time to protect all homes, subdivisions and adjoining streets that were devastated by the recent flooding. Private gatherings and trick or treating amongst residents of those areas are acceptable just closed to the public for that time period. All other areas of the City will be open for Trick or Treating for those neighborhoods that are participating during these hours.
DEBRIS REMOVAL ON PRIVATE PROPERTY OF RESIDENTS WITHIN THE CITY LIMITS OF WALKER
For those residents who reside within the City Limits of Walker that have debris in their yards that the debris trucks could not access, are asked to fill out the authorization form allowing the debris contractors to enter private property to remove the debris. Please click here for the form and return to City Hall by dropping it off at 10136 Florida Blvd., by fax at (225) 667-9075 or email to Lisa Frey.
TEMPORARY HOUSING ALLOWED
Despite what current neighborhood restrictions are, due to the August 2016 flooding and damaged homes, the City of Walker has approved temporary housing on a resident’s property/lot. “Recreational vehicles, i.e. campers as well as mobile homes/mobile trailers will be allowed for temporary housing for up to six (6) months from the date of this resolution as long as progress is being made toward the rebuilding of the dwelling.”
If unsure of what you can place on your property, please feel free to call City Hall at (225) 665-4356.
The City of Walker Permit Department will no longer be open on
Fridays unless there is a need
The permit office is located behind City Hall in the modular building and normal hours are
Monday - Thursday 7:00 a.m - 5:30 p.m.
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FEMA and SBA representatives will be at Sidney Hutchinson Park daily from 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Please remember Walker now has new voting districts. For the upcoming election (November 8, 2016) there will be 1 council person per district and 2 at large to be elected so each person will need to vote for the 1 council person in their own district then the 2 at large.
Check your district boundaries on the map. There will be a large map at City Hall as well.
If you need help determining where to vote you can look it up online at https://voterportal.sos.la.gov/ or contact the
Registrar of Voters at (225) 686-3054
Check out this interview with Mayor Rick Ramsey
DONATE TO THE CHALLENGER FIELD ONLINE
The Challenger Field will be located at Sidney Hutchinson Park in Walker
Click the link or the image to see a video about the Challenger Field
New fishing pier at Sidney Hutchinson Park
Pond is stocked with blue gill and catfish
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HAVE A GREAT DAY!