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.
See additional information below.
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:
|116 Mississippi St
Ward I, Position 1
|620 E Martin Dr
Ward I, Position 2
|910 S Block St
Ward II, Position 1
|427 Kim Street
Ward II, Position 2
|302 W Park
Ward III, Position 1
|803 W Merriman
Ward III, Position 2
|PO Box 1172
Ward IV, Position 1
|1013 W Forrest
Ward IV, Position 2
|20 Sunset Drive
Ward V, Position 1
|1013 Marion Drive
Ward V, Position 2
Wynne City Council Committee Roster:
Treasurer Bobby Caldwell
Mayor Bob Stacy
Police and Fire
Click here to view the Map of Wards
Click here to view Council Minutes
Cogbill Cemetery is managed by Bob Stacy.
He can be contacted at 870-238-0027.
Prices are as follows:
CEMETERY GRAVE SPACE
Up Keep (MUST BE PAID AT TIME OF PURCHASE)
GRAVE OPENING AND CLOSING
AFTER FUNERAL CLEAN UP
Click here to view the Cogbill Cemetery Regulations
|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
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.
Mary Ann Harrell
|Zoning Map 1|
|Zoning Map 2|
Click here to view Zoning Regulations
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.
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.
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
|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.
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.
East Arkansas Video
Wynne Water Utilities
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.
|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.
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.
|Wynne Water Utilities|
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.
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.
EACH MONTH WE WILL UPDATE OUR CURRENT MAJOR PROJECT LIST FOR YOUR INFORMATION. THIS MONTHS PROJECTS ARE:
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 Wynne Water current Minutes.
Click here to view Wynne Water Financial Statement.