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PRIVILEGE LICENSE & CONTRACTOR LICENSE

In order to operate any business in the City of Wynne or operate as a Contractor you must have a current license.  The Wynne Police Department is the designated collector for the Privilege & Operator Licenses.

The Police Department is located at 206 South Falls.  Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM.  The phone number is 238-8718 and the fax number is 238-4055. 

You may refer to Title IV, Chapter 4.24 of the Municipal Code for additional information regarding Privilege License and City Ordinance n. 426 for information regarding Contractor License.

There is also an application process for Itinerant Vendors wishing to do Door-to-Door Sales. This is detailed in Ordinance n. 562.

 

See additional information below.

City License.pdf

Inventory List for Privilege License.pdf

License Inventory Form Privilege License.pdf

Contractor License.pdf

Itinerant License Door to Door.pdf

 

 

BUILDING PERMITS

See additional information below. 

Inspection Application

Permits and Fees

City Council

Minutes April 17.pdf

City Hall

The Wynne City Council meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00PM

at Wynne City Hall. 

Rules for City Council Agenda Submissions: Persons wishing to address the council, must submit the request to the mayor by 10:00 AM the Thursday prior to the meeting.

Council Members for 2017-2018 are: 

Billy Fowler
870-238-8808
116 Mississippi St
Ward I, Position 1
Charles Hamrick
870-238-3481
620 E Martin Dr
Ward I, Position 2
Herbert Todd
870-238-8967
910 S Block St
Ward II, Position 1
Glen Hirons
870-588-6897
427 Kim Street
Ward II, Position 2
Buck Morris
870-317-5279
302 W Park
Ward III, Position 1
Donald Jones
870-238-9312
803 W Merriman
Ward III, Position 2
Juanita Pruitt
870-238-8697
PO Box 1172
Ward IV, Position 1
Kenneth Lofton
870-238-7882
1013 W Forrest
Ward IV, Position 2
Mike Hamrick
870-318-8442
20 Sunset Drive
Ward V, Position 1
Jason Nichols
501-951-7170
1013 Marion Drive
Ward V, Position 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wynne City Council Committee Roster:

Budget
Charles Hamrick
Kenneth Lofton
Glen Hirons
Mike Hamrick
Treasurer Bobby Caldwell
Mayor Bob Stacy

Personnel Policy
Herbert Todd
Donald Jones
Kenneth Lofton

Police and Fire
Billy Fowler
Buck Morris
Glen Hirons

Street
Donald Jones
Jason Nichols
Juanita Pruitt

Solid Waste
Billy Fowler
Mike Hamrick
Herbert Todd

Water Utilities
Charles Hamrick
Juanita Pruitt
Jason Nichols

Tree Board
Buck Morris

 Click here to view the Map of Wards

 Click here to view Council Minutes

 

 

 

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Cogbill Cemetery

 
Cogbill Cemetery

Cogbill Cemetery is managed by Bob Stacy. 
He can be contacted at 870-238-0027.      

Prices are as follows:

CEMETERY GRAVE SPACE
$250.00

Up Keep (MUST BE PAID AT TIME OF PURCHASE)
$250.00

GRAVE OPENING AND CLOSING
$425.00

AFTER FUNERAL CLEAN UP
$100.00

Cogbill Cemetery

Click here to view the Cogbill Cemetery Regulations

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Fire Department

Wynne Fire Department

The Wynne Fire Department is located at 1111 N. Falls.
The non-emergency phone number is 238-8947.

Fire Chief - Lynn Blake

Building Inspector - Fred Heath

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Planning Department

The City has a Planning Commission whose duty is to control land use. Monthly meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month at 4:00 PM at the Wynne City Hall.

Members are:

Mary Ann Harrell
Jerry Bradshaw
Bedford Tuberville
Michael Hess
Stanton Caradine
Brenda Smith
Lester Miller

 
 Zoning Map 1
 
 Zoning Map 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click here to view Zoning Regulations

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Police Department

 

The Wynne Police Department was established to protect the citizens of Wynne. We strive to accomplish this goal in a variety of ways. The various sections of this department, and this website are tools we use in that endeavor. Our goal is to have a community where everyone can feel safe and secure. Our department has many specialized sections that are provided to serve the needs of the City of Wynne.

These Include:

   
Administration - Designated supervisors that are responsible for running the department. This division consists of a chief and a captain, as well as an administrative secretary.

 
Patrol Division - Uniformed officers that patrol the streets of Wynne 24 hours a day. We currently have Four Sergeants and Eight patrolmen on staff.

  
Criminal Investigations - Comprised of one lieutenant, one detective and one CID secretary. The detectives are on call 24 hours a day.

 
SRO - Two uniformed officer assigned to be in our school.


S.R.T. TEAM - The Special Response Team responds to various high risk situations.

The Police Department is located at 206 South Falls.  Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM.  The phone number is 238-8718 and the fax number is 238-4055. After hours emergency number is 870-238-5700.

Police reports can obtained from the Police Department after 2 working days of the incident at a cost of $5.00.  Accident reports can obtained from the Police Department or online at www.crashdocs.org/ar-cityofwynne after 5 working days of the accident at a cost of $10.00. 

Also visit us on Facebook for up to date information.

Career Information:
Click here to download the Wynne Police Department application.
Click here to download the Wynne Police Department contact form.

Complaint Form:
Click here to download the complaint form.

Additional helpful links:

Please stay up to date on all of our investigations and community activities via our facebook page @ www.facebook.com 


acic.org/citizens/Pages/sexOffenderInfo.aspx


dfa.arkansas.gov/offices/childSupport/Pages/default.aspx


www.fbi.gov/wanted

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Sanitation Department

Public Works Building

The Sanitation Department is responsible for collecting solid waste from residential and commercial areas in the city. We also pick up bulky items that will not fit in the carts on a weekly basis. These services are provided to approximately 3500 residential customers and 300 commercial customers.

Weekly Schedule:
     Ward I - Monday
     Ward II - Tuesday
     Ward III - Wednesday
     Ward IV - Thursday
     Ward V - Friday

These services are funded by garbage fees which should cover all expenses.

The Sanitation Department is located at 1878 Highway 64 Spur. Hours are 7:00 AM until 4:00 PM Monday through Friday, excluding holidays in which residential garbage will be picked up the following day.

Jerry Brewster is the Sanitation Department Director. He can be reached at 238-2395

The City does have a recycling program. Please refer to the recycling information below.  We also encourage you to recycle at the Cross County Special Workshop located at 506 E Commercial. They may be reached at  238-9088.

Click here to download the Cart Guide.
Click here to download the City Ward map.
Click here to download the Class 3 Regulations.

Click here for Recycling Info and Current Update.

 

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Services

Centerpoint Energy
800-992-7552

East Arkansas Video
800-382-3128

Entergy
800-ENTERGY

Woodruff Electric
633-2262

Wynne Water Utilities
238-2751
Please see detailed information 
listed under city departments. 

Office of Emergency Services

The Office of Emergency Services (OES) coordinates the overall county response to disasters. OES is responsible for alerting and notifying appropriate agencies when disaster strikes; coordinating all agencies that respond; ensuring resources are available and mobilized in times of disaster; developing plans and procedures for response to and recovery from disasters; and developing and providing preparedness materials for the public.

The phone number is 238-5708.

Street Department

Public Works Building

The Street Department is responsible for construction and maintenance of city streets.   

The Street Department is located at 1878 Highway 64 Spur.  Hours are 7:00 AM until 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.

Jerry Brewster is the Street Department Director.  He can be reached at 238-2395.

Lemons Street:

Mohr Road Drainage:

Abandoned House Removal:

June 2015: Director of Public Works Jerry Brewster and crews have been working on improvement of City Streets over the last several days. More work will be done in the near future.

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Wynne Water Utilities

 
Wynne Water Utilities

GREETINGS
Welcome to the Wynne Water system.  It is our desire to provide you with safequality drinking water and to maintain QUALITY service everyday of the year.  During the past ten years we have taken tremendous strides to develop a water and sewer system second to none. 

As a new customer there are things you may want to know about our organization and how we conduct our business.

STRUCTURE
WYNNE WATER UTILITIES IS THE CITY OF WYNNE OWNED UTILITY FOR THE WATER AND SEWER DEPARTMENTS WITHIN THE CITY. 

WYNNE HAS OPERATED THE UTILITY SINCE 1943 VIA A WATER AND SEWER COMMISSION WHICH HAS THE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE OPERATION.  COMMISSIONERS ARE APPOINTED AND THEN CONFIRMED BY THE CITY COUNCIL.  ACCORDING TO STATE STATUES TERM LIMITS ARE SET AT EIGHT YEARS.

CURRENT COMMISSIONERS AND THEIR TERM LIMIT DATE ARE:                   

RANDAL CALDWELL, CHAIRMAN
OCT. 2020    238.2314                   

VANCE LAWSON, VICE CHAIRMAN
JAN.  2019   238.9600

JAMES NICKERSON, MEMBER
FEB.  2019   208.6219

KEN JOHNSON, MEMBER
JUL.  2019  238.9698

ANDY BOONE, MEMBER
FEB.  2020  588.1030

THE COMMISSION MEETS THE THIRD TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH AT 5:00 P.M. AT THE WATER TREATMENT PLANT LOCATED AT 706 W. MARTIN DRIVE.  THE MEETINGS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO ATTEND.

THE DAILY BUSINESS OF RUNNING THE OPERATION IS ASSIGNED TO THE GENERAL MANAGER OF THE UTILITY.

GENERAL MANAGER - DON M.  ONEAL  238-2751 OR CELL 588-5862

OFFICE MANAGER- PAM MILLER  238-2751                        

SEWER COLLECTION AND TREATMENT SUPERVISOR - SHANNON MCKNIGHT  588-6039

WATER DISTRIBUTION SUPERVISOR - KEITH LOONEY 588-7021

WATER TREATMENT PLANT SUPERVISOR - BILLY DOUGLAS 588-5915

 

THE BUSINESS PHONE NUMBER IS 238-2751.

THE AFTER HOURS AND EMERGENCY NUMBERS ARE:  

WATER 588-1971    SEWER 588-2140      

THESE NUMBERS ARE MANNED 24/7. IF YOU HAVE PROBLEMS, PLEASE CALL US, ESPECIALLY IF YOU HAVE A SEWER STOPPAGE.  A CALL TO US MAY SAVE YOU A PLUMBING BILL.

DEPOSITS AND BILLINGS
ALL CUSTOMERS ARE REQUIRED TO MAKE A $95 DEPOSIT FOR THEIR SERVICES. ONCE YOU OPEN YOUR WATER AND SEWER ACCOUNT YOU AUTOMATICALLY RECEIVE OTHER CITY SERVICES. THESE SERVICES INCLUDE TRASH PICKUP, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT LAB TESTING, AND MOSQUITO CONTROL. ALL SERVICES ARE TAXABLE EXCEPT FOR SEWER.

AS YOU OPEN YOUR ACCOUNT YOU WILL ALSO BE GIVEN MORE CUSTOMER INFORMATION TO ASSIST YOU when DEALING WITH THE DIFFERENT AGENCIES REPRESENTED ON THE BILL YOU RECEIVE.

YOUR SEWER PORTION OF THE BILL IS BASED ON YOUR WINTER TIME AVERAGE USAGE AND IS UPDATED EACH JANUARY.  BE SURE AND QUESTION THE WATER CLERKS ABOUT HOW THIS WORKS WHEN YOU HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY.

QUESTIONS CONCERNING THE BILLING FOR SERVICES OTHER THAN WATER OR SEWER CAN BE ADDRESSED BY CALLING 870-238-2395. 

THE BILLING SCHEDULE IS PRINTED ON THE REAR OF THE BILL YOU RECEIVE.  PLEASE READ THIS INFORMATION.

WE ENCOURGE ALL CUSTOMERS TO CONSIDER A BANK DRAFT AND TO BE AWARE OF OUR NIGHT DROP FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE IN CASE YOU ARE UNABLE TO MAKE IT BY DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS.

PROJECTS
EACH MONTH WE WILL UPDATE OUR CURRENT MAJOR PROJECT LIST FOR YOUR INFORMATION. THIS MONTHS PROJECTS ARE:

Wynne Water Utilities has for several months been assisting the Chamber of Commerce and the Economic Develop Organizations  in the design and development of a first class industrial park.  This park, when completed, will provide the highest level of infrastructure and  communication technology available anywhere in the country.   The Utility is currently developing a Ten-Year plan that will address the short and long range needs along with financing options.   The public is encouraged to offer comments at any time.  This plan when completed will encompass the needs of the existing infrastructure, proposed needs, equipment replacement, and other system upgrades.

 OTHER PROJECTS:

MONTHLY GREASE TRAP INSPECTIONS LEAK REPAIRS AND ANSWERING BASIC CONCERNS OF THE PUBLIC

THE SEWER DEPARTMENT HAS BEEN NOTIFYING CUSTOMERS THAT HAVE A FAULTY SEWER SERVICE LINE.  LEAKS IN THESE LINES ARE DETECTED BY USING SMOKE TO LOCATE THE DEFECTS.  THE LEAKS WHEN UNATTENDED ALLOW RAIN WATER TO ENTER THE SEWER SYSTEM WHICH CAN OVERLOAD THE WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT

EACH MONTH WE WILL PROVIDE THE AGENDA FOR THE MONTHLY COMMISSION MEETING IF REQUESTED.  WE WOULD ALSO INVITE YOU TO TOUR THE FACILITY THAT TREATS AND PUMPS YOUR WATER ON A DAILY BASIS.  WE ARE VERY PROUD OF OUR PLANTS AND THOSE WHO OPERATE IT.

THE MINUTES FOR EACH COMMISSION MEETING WILL BE POSTED EACH MONTH AS THEY ARE APPROVED. YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO CALL THE GENERAL MANAGER IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS. 

Click here to view accounting information.
Click here to view the message from the manager.

Click here to view Wynne Water current Minutes.

Click here to view Wynne Water Financial Statement.

 

 

 

 

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