Welcome to the Winn Parish Police Jury

Winn Parish is located in north-central Louisiana, 50 miles north of Alexandria and 100 miles south-east of Shreveport. There are 972 square miles in the Parish of Winn.

 

Winn Parish was officially created by the state legislature in 1851 from lands formerly belonging to the neighboring parishes of Rapides, Natchitoches, and Catahoula. The official organization was completed in 1852. In 1869 Winn Parish gave up part of its original area for the formation of a new southern neighbor, Grant Parish. Winnfield, the parish seat since its organization is located in the geographical center of the parish. The parish was named after Walter O. Winn, the representative who sponsored the legislation to establish the parish.

 

 

The Winn Parish Police Jury accepts white goods (appliances) televisions, furniture, etc. for disposal at the Winn Parish Road Barn located at 501 Thomas Mill Road, Winnfield every 1st Thursday of each month between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.  Bins are provided, and this service is free of charge.  Someone will be there to assist you.  Dates for 2024 are: January 4th, February 1st, March 7th, April 4th, May 2nd, June 6th, July 11th, August 1st, September 5th, October 3rd, November 7th, December 5th.

 

 

REGULAR MEETING DATES FOR YEAR 2024:

(special called meetings posted once scheduled)

Monday, January 8  – Tuesday, February 20 – Monday, March 18 – Monday, April 15 – Monday, May 20 – Monday, June 17 – Monday, July 15 – Monday, August 19 – Monday, September 16 – Monday, October 21 – Monday, November 18 – Monday, December 16

 

NOTICE

The Winn Parish Police Jury is applying for a grant under the Louisiana Disaster Recovery Community Development Block Grant Program for the purpose of establishing water retention basin with necessary components that will hold excess flood water, storm water. The area would be used recreationally for the community, as well as contain potable water to replenish the Sparta Aquifer. Winn Parish is interested in procuring the services of an administrative consultant firm to prepare the application package and to administer and implement the Port de Luce project if it is successful in being funded.

The procedures for the selection of this firm will be in accordance with the procurement requirements of the Disaster Recovery CDBG Program. All responses received will be evaluated in accordance with the selection criteria and corresponding point system that is identified in the request for proposals package. That package also identifies the scope of services to be performed by the selected firm. The Parish will award the contract to the respondent obtaining the highest score in the evaluation process.

Interested parties are invited to secure a proposal package from Karen Tyler at 119 W. Main Street, Room 102, Winnfield, La. 71483, 318-628-5824. The response to this request must be hand delivered or mailed to the above named person at the above named address in such a manner that it is received no later than 2:00 p.m. on June 13, 2024.

The Parish is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage all small and minority-owned firms and women’s business enterprises to apply.

 

NOTICE

The Winn Parish Police Jury is applying for a grant under the Louisiana Disaster Recovery Community Development Block Grant Program for the purpose of establishing water retention basin with necessary components that will hold excess flood water, storm water. The area would be used recreationally for the community, as well as contain potable water to replenish the Sparta Aquifer. Winn Parish is interested in procuring the services of an Engineer to assist the Parish, along with an Administrative Consultant with this Port de Luce Project.

The procedures for the selection of this firm will be in accordance with the procurement requirements of the Disaster Recovery CDBG Program. All responses received will be evaluated in accordance with the selection criteria and corresponding point system that is identified in the request for qualifications package. That package also identifies the scope of services to be performed by the selected firm.

Interested parties are invited to secure a Request for Qualifications package from Karen Tyler at 119 W. Main Street, Room 102, Winnfield, La. 71483, 318-628-5824. The response to this request must be hand delivered or mailed to the above named person at the above named address in such a manner that it is received no later than 2:00 p.m. on June 13, 2024.

The Parish is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage all small and minority-owned firms and women’s business enterprises to apply.

 

 

 

 

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Emergency Numbers

Sheriff's Office
(318) 628-4611
City Police
(318) 628-3511
Fire District #3
(318) 628-1230
City Fire
(318) 628-3923