Friday March 20, 2020 6:48 PM







March 20, 2020

For more information, contact City Clerk Beth Cecil at or 270-687-8552


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The City of Owensboro continues its commitment to public safety and to serving its citizens. Please note a list of updated services and facility changes.

City Hall: Effective Monday, March 23 the City Hall lobby will be closed to the general public. Anyone needing to conduct business should call CityAction at 270-687-4444 or email to determine how to best handle specific processes. Deliveries can be made using the Allen Street entrance.

Finance Dept.: If you are conducting business with the Finance Department, including remittance of taxes, parking tickets, etc., paperwork and/or payments can be made via mail to P.O. Box 10003, Owensboro, KY  42302-9003 or dropped in overnight box located on the Allen St. side of City Hall. Additionally, Property Taxes can be remitted online at!/. Assistance with Finance related business call 270-687-8537.

  • Net Profit returns shall follow federal guidelines.  The filing and payment due date of April 15, 2020 has been extended to July 15, 2020.

    Fire Department: Stations are closed to visitors and in-person public education events are suspended until further notice.

    Parks & Recreation: Follow this link for all cancellations and closures:

Police Department: Follow this link for Temporary Policy Changes-

Public Works Building: The lobby of Public Works at 1410 W. 5th Street is closed to the general public. For assistance phone 270-687-8760 or 270-687-4444.

Sanitation Service: No change in service.  Sanitation service will not be discontinued for nonpayment through April 16, 2020. Customers will still be responsible for full payments.

Special Events: There will be no Special Events held on city property extended through May 10.

Transit: Follow this link for temporary changes -




The City of Owensboro will be monitoring this fluid situation. Updates will be communicated on our website and social media outlets.




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