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Sandbag Distribution

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June 20, 2017, City of Hammond, LA – Mayor Panepinto has activated sandbags distribution starting at 10 am.  Sandbags will be available at the 190 Maintenance Facility, located at 18104 Highway 190 East.  Stay tuned to the National Weather Service and local media for updates.  

Safe Zone for Internet Purchases

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Did you know the City of Hammond has a Safe Zone for Internet Purchases? The internet exchange is a public space with good lighting and cameras where people can feel safe to meet someone and purchase an item from exchanges such as Craigslist or local swap shops. The Safe Zone is located in the parking… Read more »

Boil Advisory – Lifted!

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The boil advisory issued November 29 on West Church Street is now lifted effective November 30, 2016. The test results came back from the State, and the water is safe to drink and use. The water main was repaired quickly. Thanks for your patience during the repair.

Boil Advisory

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The City of Hammond is issuing an immediate boil advisory—effective November 29, 2016—on West Church Street from North Pine Street to North General Pershing Street. The boil advisory is due to a break in the water main, which has been repaired. The City expects to receive test results from the State tomorrow and will be… Read more »