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  • 260 Rachal Avenue
    P. O. Box 846
    Bridge City, TX 77611

    Tel: (409) 735-6801
    Fax: (409) 735-3349
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    FAQ
    WHERE IS THE POST OFFICE?
    Located at 900 Texas Avenue (Hwy. 87), on the corner of S. John and Highway 87.
    Phone: 409-697-1883
    Toll Free: 1-800-275-8777

    WHERE CAN I GET TOURIST/BIRDING TRAIL INFORMATION?
    Bridge City Chamber of Commerce & Bridge City Historical Museum...Former Prairie View Teacherage,
    150 W. Roundbunch.
    Phone: 409-735-5671
    Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    Welcome packets & city maps.

    WHERE IS THE PUBLIC LIBRARY?
    101 Parkside Drive, next to the Bridge City Community Center, off of W. Roundbunch.
    Free library card to ALL residents of Orange County.
    Story time and reading programs on Wednesdays during the summer. Check Library for schedule.
    Phone: 409-735-4242
    Hours: Monday - Wednesday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
    Thursday 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Friday 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Saturday & Sunday - Closed

    WHERE IS THE CITY PARK?
    Parkside Dr. (near Little League fields) behind the public library
    Playground equipment, benches, tables, grills and covered pavilion
    Call city Hall to reserve pavilion: 409-735-6801.

    WHERE IS CITY HALL?
    260 Rachel Street
    Turn onto S. John Street at the Post Office, this dead-ends at City Hall.
    Water, sewer, garbage bills and building permits, etc. - Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m.
    City Council meets 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month at 6:00p.m.
    Phone 409-735-6801 City Hall
    Municipal Court Office is open Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m.
    Court is held every Wednesday 9:00 a.m. till 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. till 4:00 p.m.
    Phone: 409-735-2236 Court

    WHERE IS THE POLICE STATION?
    2209 Texas Avenue (next to Chicken Express)
    Non-emergency number is: 409-735-5028
    Emergency Only – Dial 911

    WHERE IS THE FIRE STATION?
    330 Bland Street (corner of Bland and Roberts)
    Non-Emergency Number: 409-735-2419
    Emergency Only – Dial 911

    WHAT IS THE PHONE NUMBER FOR LOCAL AMBULANCE SERVICE?
    Emergency: 409-883-6414

    WHERE IS THE NEAREST MEDICAL FACILITY?
    Baptist Memorial Herman Hospital-Orange
    608 Strickland
    Phone: 409-883-9361

    Renaisance Hospital-Groves
    5500 39th Street
    Phone: 409-962-5733

    WHERE IS THE SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT'S OFFICE?
    1031 W. Roundbunch
    Phone: 409-735-1602

    WHERE IS THE NEAREST BOAT LAUNCH?
    Under the Cow Bayou Bridge on Hwy. 87
    FREE-built by Sabine River Authority

    Bridge City Bait and Marina on Cow Bayou at 2682 E. Roundbunch Rd.
    Phone: 409-886-1115
    Fee to Launch

    Bailey's Fish Camp, end of Lake Street on Sabine Lake
    Phone: 409-735-4298
    Fee to Launch

    WHERE CAN I BUY A FISHING/HUNTING LICENSE?
      Texas:
    • Wal-Mart
      795 Texas Ave.
      Phone: 409-735-2417

    • Bridge City Bait and Marina
      2682 E. Roundbunch
      Phone: 409-886-1115

    • Snappy's Exxpress Mart
      3145 Texas Ave.
      Phone: 409-735-6466
      Louisiana:
    • Super Wal-Mart
      MacArthur Drive, W. Orange
    WHERE CAN I GET A TELEPHONE BOOK OR MAP?
    At the Chamber of Commerce
    150 W. Roundbunch, corner of Texas Ave. (Hwy. 87) and W. Roundbunch.
    Maps also available at:
    Bridge City Fire and Rescue Station
    330 Bland St.

    IF I NEED HELP WITH MY UTILITY BILLS, WHO CAN I CONTACT?
    There are many churches in the area that may be able to assist you. You may also contact the Bridge City Orangefield Ministerial Alliance 409-735-8296 for assistance. The Texas Human Services Department has launched the STAR (State of Texas Assistance and Referrel ) program. Their website at www.txstars.net offers a step-by-step guide to determining eligibility for state assistance programs. The library offers free internet access.

    WHERE DO I PAY TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS/TICKETS?
    Received inside city limits:
    City Hall
    260 Rachel
    Phone: 409-735-2236
    Outside city limits:
    Justice of Peace Pct. #3 Office
    1440 Gulf States Dr.
    FM 1442, near Entergy Power Plant
    Phone: 409-735-8133

    WHERE IS THE DOG CATCHER AND WHERE CAN I "ADOPT A PET?"
    Sewer Plant Rd Bower Street Dog Pound
    In front of B.C. Middle School, next to practice field in front of school
    Phone: 409-735-8898 or 409-735-5028

    WHERE IS A U.P.S. AND FEDERAL EXPRESS DROP-OFF?
    Federal Express:
    Bridge City Bank
    701 W. Roundbunch

    U.P.S.:
    Central Office Supply
    1600 Texas Ave

    Drago True Value Hardware
    2007 Texas Ave

    Harrington's Pharmacy
    1910 Texas Ave

    WHERE CAN I GET VEHICLE LICENSE TAGS?
    Mid-County Teacher's Credit Union
    4387 Hwy. 87
    Can not be over-due/no grace period

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