Events & Announcements

Disaster Food Stamp Disbursement

Evangeline Parish

ZIP codes 70515, 70524, 70535, 70554, 70576, and 70586: 

Mamou Recreation Center, 98 Main St., Mamou

Tuesday, September 6: A-F

Wednesday, September 7 G-N

Thursday, September 8: O-Z

**Friday, September 9: A-K applicants unable to make prior scheduled day

Saturday, September 10: L-Z applicants unable to make prior scheduled day

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

FEMA is now hiring; please visit to apply and get more information

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

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

How would you recognize a Gas pipeline leak? Click here 


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

City of Ville Platte

Ville Platte On The Move

City of Ville Platte © ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Designed by: Shountilez L. Williams, City Clerk

Evangeline Parish 911/OEP

Tax Deductible Donation

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.