The City of Abbeville is committed to helping its residents resolve any of a number of issues that may arise.

Below is a list of some of the more common issues residents have as well as phone numbers for departments that are available to help resolve the issue.

Click on the any of the red pins on the map below to find out which department to contact in the event you have an issue.

Public Works Department
• Report malfunctioning traffic signals• Branches / items in the street• Streets and drainage• Damaged sidewalks or potholes• Missing or damaged street signs
Electrical Department
New Utility Accounts/Transfers/Disconnects• Questions about billing• Malfunctioning street lights• Damaged utility lines• Low hanging branches in power lines• Electrical outages

Note: Some customers in the city may receive their electri-cal/utility service from another provider. Those providers are listed below:
SLEMCO – 1-888-2SLEMCO (1-888-275-3626
)Entergy – 1-800-9OUTAGE (1-800-968-8243
)CenterPoint Energy – 888-876-5786(to report a leak)800-477-0177(customer service

Water Department
• Issues with Fire hydrants• Broken Water lines
Vermilion Parish Animal(Rabies) Control
• Stray cats or dogs• Wild animals• Animal cruelty• Violations of leash laws
Vermilion ParishSolid Waste Disposal
• Residential garbage Collection problems• Replacement trash receptacles• Roadside refuse pickup
Police DepartmentEmergency: 911
Non Emergency: 337.893.2511
• Non-emergency issues• Neighborhood watch• Loud Music• Loitering• Abandoned Vehicles• Juvenile Curfew/truancy
Fire DepartmentEmergency: 911
Non Emergency: 337.898.4258
• Non-emergency issues• Smoke alarm inspections• Burn notices• School visits on re safety


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