260 Rachal Dr.
Bridge City, Texas 77611
Phone: 409.735.6801
Fax: 409.735.3349

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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

Orange County Courthouse
Division St.
Orange, TX