21
Nov

Orange County Debris Removal Deadline Approaching


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The deadline for storm generated debris to be placed for pickup is November 26, 2017. All debris placed on roadway after this date will not be picked up. Debris should be placed in accordance with attached guidance (see above). Citizen's cooperation will assist in expediting debris pickup and cleanup of our community.

Projected completion date is December 18, 2017.

Private Property Debris Removal

Storm generated debris located on open access private roads, private roads with locked gates and residential private property may be eligible for removal by following the below guidance:

  • Applicant must fill out and return the Right Of Entry. Applicants eligibility will be evaluated after completed Right Of Entry is submitted.
  • Deadline to submit Right Of Entry Forms is December 8,2017
  • Expected completion of debris removal for eligible applicants is December 30, 2017

Right of Entry forms are available at Orange County Conventio and Expo Center located at 11475 FM 1442, Orange, Texas 77630.

Forms are available for print at www.co.orange.tx.us

Residents are encouraged to contact Orange County Office of Emergency Management at 409-882-7895 with questions pertaining to debris removal.

Ralph Valenciano, EMC Orange County Office of Emergency Management 409-882-7895

17
Nov

Happy Thanksgiving 2017


Happy Thanksgiving from the City of Vidor. City offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 23-24, 2017.
 

With the exception of the sanitation department and police department, all other City of Vidor departments will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 23-24, 2017 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The City of Vidor sanitation department will pick up their normal routes both Thursday and Friday.  Please have your cans out no later than 6:00 a.m.  Sanitation and Court payments may be placed in the appropriate drop box located in the rear parking lot of the City Hall Municipal Building. On behalf of the City of Vidor, Mayor Robert Viator, Jr. wishes everyone a Happy Thanksgiving.
 

7
Nov

Assistance with Harvey-related debris


harvey debrisThe City of Vidor is now accepting applications for those private property owners who need assistance moving Harvey-related debris from their property onto the public right-of-way so the debris removal contractor can access it.

The record owner of the property or an authorized agent of the record owner should sign the form which authorizes the City or its agents access to the property AND agrees to hold harmless the City or its agents for any damages of any type to the property.

Forms are available at City Hall, 1395 N. Main St, Vidor from 8 am – 5 pm, or you may download the form HERE.

Signed forms must be returned to City Hall or emailed to streets@cityofvidor.com

Please note this program is limited in scope with no set timeline for removal of debris.  Nevertheless, the City wants to identify and assist those property owners who need assistance with their Harvey debris.

f there are any questions or concerns, feel free to contact Mike Kunst, city manager, at 409-769-5473, or mkunst@cityofvidor.com.


6
Nov

Veterans Day 2017


City of Vidor will be closed on Friday, November 10, 2017 in observance of Veteran's Day. Sanitation will run it's regular route.City offices, with the exception of the police department, will be closed on Friday, November 10, 2017 in observance of Veterans Day. Sanitation services will run as scheduled on Friday, so please put your container out by 6:00 a.m. for pick-up.  Sanitation and Court payments may be placed in the appropriate drop box located in the back parking lot of the City Hall Municipal Building. Please join the City of Vidor in thanking our Veterans for their service and we hope you have a safe and happy Veterans day!