FAQs

Q: When does the City Council meet?
A: The City Council meets the first Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m. unless a legal holiday falls on Monday.  In that case, the council would meet on the first Tuesday of that month.

Q: What are your business hours?
A: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon and 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Q: When are the water bills due?
A: The water bills are due on the 15th of each month.  A late charge of 12% is added to the bill after the 15th.  Payment put in the overnight drop box after 4:00 p.m. on the 15th is considered late and assessed a penalty.  The last day to pay before disconnection is the 25th.

Q: What is the telephone number for Hopkins County Oakhills Convenience Center?
A: (270) 676-8676

Q: When are my property taxes due?
A: Taxes are due by December 31st of each year.

Q: What is the phone number for the Sheriff’s Department or the State Police?
A: Sheriff’s Department - (270) 821-5661; State Police - (270) 676-3313

Q: What are the open burning regulations in town?
A: See Division for Air Quality at www.air.ky.gov

Q: What are your zoning regulations?
A: Call Hopkins County Planning and Zoning at (270) 825-4457.

Q: Is any of your property in the city limits in the flood plain?
A: No.

Q: What class City are you?
A: Fifth Class