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Q: When does the City Commission meet?
A: The City Commission meets the second Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. unless a legal holiday falls on Tuesday.
Q: What are your business hours?
A: 9:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Q: When are the water bills due?
A: The water bills are due on or about the 10th day of each month. A late charge of 15% is added to the bill after the due date. Payment put in the overnight drop box after 4:00 p.m. of the due date is considered late and assessed a penalty. The last day to pay before disconnection is the 20th of each month. If your bill has not been paid by 10 a.m. on the day of disconnect, there will be a $50.00 reconnect fee added to your payment.
Q: What is the telephone number for Hopkins County Oak Hills Convenience Center?
Q: When are my property taxes due?
A: Taxes are due by December 31st of each year.
Q: What is the phone number for the Sheriff’s Department or the State Police?
A: Sheriff’s Department: 270.821.5661; State Police: 270.676.3313
Q: What are the open burning regulations in town?
A: See Division for Air Quality at http://forestry.ky.gov/wildlandfiremanagement/Pages/OutdoorBurningLaws.aspx also please contact Central Dispatch at 270.821.1720 and notify them of your controlled burn.
Q: Is any of your property in the city limits in the flood plain?
Q: What class City are you?
A: Home Rule Classification.
Q: How can I contact fire department personnel?
A: You can email the fire department at
or you can call the City and we’ll forward your message to the proper fire personnel. Check out
for information as well.