NO Curbside Recylcing this Week

Curbside Recycling will not be picked up this week due to the flooding in the Baton Rouge area. The main recycling center is located in this area. We apollogize for the inconvenience. We will keep you updated on when the services will resume.

August 23, 2016

Angler Drive Update

Angler drive has been re-opened to normal traffic flow. The repaired area will be paved in a few weeks. The road will close again then for a short time. We encourage everyone to drive carefully across the repaired area until the asphalt is installed. The city will do our best to keep it graded until then.

May 18, 2016

An Update on Angler Drive

Please be advised that work is progressing well on Angler Drive. Work began on Friday May 6th and has not stopped since. With continued good weather conditions, we anticipate re-opening to regular traffic on or about Wednesday May 18th. Traffic will be closed again, approximately 2 weeks later for installation of asphalt. For additional details […]

May 6, 2016

Notice: Corrective Action to Repair and Re-open Angler Drive

Please be advised that the City of Picayune has been assessing and formulating a plan of corrective action to repair and re-open Angler Drive for thoroughfare traffic. At this time we are gathering quotes for material and labor with expectations to begin construction within the next 5 to 7 days. We anticipate with good weather conditions to have […]

May 4, 2016

Attention All City of Picayune Water Customers:

The decision was made by the City Council to increase water rates necessary to upgrade the City’s water system. What this means for you is that beginning with the June 30, 2016 billing cycle, you will pay more for your water service. Please see the new water rate schedule to determine how this will impact […]

April 6, 2016

[Recovery Centers] Pearl River County EOC Press Release

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** March 30, 2016 15:37 To: Mississippi & Louisiana Media All residents of Pearl River County From: Tony Bounds, Public Information Officer RE: 2016 Flood Recovery Centers POPLARVILLE – Recovery Centers will be established in Pearl River County to further assist flood victims in their recovery and restoration efforts. The recovery centers will […]

March 30, 2016

NEWS RELEASE: Attorney General Jim Hood’s Consumer Protection Division to Offer Information, Assistance to Flood Victims at Three Locations Next Week

Jackson, Miss.- Attorney General Jim Hood announced today that representatives from the Consumer Protection Division of the Attorney General’s Office will be in Washington, Pearl River and Coahoma counties next week to provide important information and answer questions from consumers affected by recent flooding. The Attorney General’s staff will offer educational materials related to home-repair […]

March 21, 2016

Garbage Collection Notice

Progressive Waste Solutions garbage collection trucks are leaving the City of Picayune today at 12 noon, Monday, March 14th. The removal of their trucks is due to impending flood waters in Louisiana that potentially prevents their trucks from returning to their service center today. The uncompleted portions of today’s route will be completed on Tuesday, […]

March 14, 2016

Attention Residents

The Pearl River and West Boley Creek are going to reach their flood stages tonight. If you experienced flooding with Storm Isaac, make the necessary preparations now. We are advising residents to evacuate their homes. If you plan on evacuating your home and you are a natural gas consumer contact the City of Picayune to have your gas turned off. If you call before […]

March 14, 2016


The City of Picayune will hold a public hearing on a proposed ad valorem tax revenue increase for fiscal year 2016 and on its proposed budget and proposed tax levies for fiscal year 2016 on August 25, 2015 at 5:00 pm located at City Hall, 203 Goodyear Boulevard, Picayune, Mississippi. The City of Picayune is […]

August 25, 2015