City of Ville Platte

Ville Platte On The Move

City of Ville Platte © ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Designed by: Shountilez L. Williams, City Clerk

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Although Evangeline Parish was not named in the first round of federally declared parishes, we are gathering information to send to the state, who will in turn submit to the President. You can call our office 337-363-3267 to give the information we need. Please be patient if the phone lines are busy. Also, each town hall will be sent this form so that if need be you can fill out with your local officials.

If you were affected by the recent disaster in Louisiana, please click the FEMA icon above to apply for assistance.

For your trash & garbage pick, call Evangeline Solid Waste Commission

(337) 363-7995 or (337) 363-7254


Great Music

Business Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday

 P. O. Box 390     126 East Main Street     Ville Platte, LA 70586          Main: (337) 363-2939  Emergency: (337) 363-3763 

Jennifer Vidrine, Mayor

City of Ville Platte is a city of LOVE, WISDOM, & UNITY that is moving "Forward" with Good People, Good Food, & Good Times!

Video Tour of

Ville Platte

is available

Click below to witness the beauty and wonders of the city and its surrounding areas.

  • Utility Services:
                    Water / Sewer

  • Section 8: Housing Choice  Voucher
  • Center Rentals:
                     Ville Platte Civic Center
                     Martin Luther King Center
                     Grand Pavilion
                     Conference Room 

  • Occupational License
  • Permit Department
  • Tax Department
  • Human Resources / Job Opportunity

your city SERVICES

It is a pleasure and an honor to serve as your Mayor of the City of Ville Platte, LA. I am committing myself to being a full-time mayor

City of Ville Platte code of ordinances. Click here to read the ordinances for your city.

City of Ville Platte monthly city council meeting is held the second Tuesday of every month

city ordinances

Mayor Vidrine

Monthly council meeting

City Council members

Evangeline Parish 911/OEP

Events & Announcements

Evangeline Parish Schools

All schools in Evangeline Parish will be open on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. Buses will be picking up students in their designated bus stop areas. Due to severe flooding in some areas with standing water, buses will not be able to pass. Therefore, students living in those areas will be excused from school. The administration at the Evangeline Parish School board are asking parents and students to be patient as the necessary adjustments and arrangement are made in the transportation department to accommodate all students.

Sacred Heart

​Sacred Heart Schools will be open on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 according to Father Tom Voohries.

Please fill out both forms of information if you were affected by the storm. 

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