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City Offices

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phone: (361) 552-9793
Fax: (361) 552-6062

City of Port Lavaca
202 North Virginia
Port Lavaca, Texas 77979

About Port Lavaca

People from all over Texas are starting to discover our little jewel, nestled in the middle of Texas's Gulf Coast. Don't let the big resort-like look take away from its small town feel though, it is a perfect place to get away from the city bustle and fast traffic hustle. Read More

Community News and Updates

Stage 1 Water Contingency Plan In Effect

The City of Port Lavaca has entered Stage 1-Mild Water Shortage Conditions in order to voluntarily reduce water usage by ten percent. Stage 1, which is part of the City’s Drought Contingency and Emergency Water Plan, is listed below:

Stage 1 Response -- MILD Water Shortage Conditions

Goal:  Achieve a voluntary 10% percent reduction in total water use.

Supply Management Measures:

Reduced flushing of water mains.

Voluntary Water Use Restrictions:

(a) Water customers are requested to voluntarily limit the irrigation of landscaped areas to Sundays and Thursdays for customers with a street address ending in an even number (0, 2, 4, 6 or 8), and Saturdays and Wednesdays for water customers with a street address ending in an odd number (1, 3, 5, 7 or 9), and to irrigate landscapes only between the hours of midnight and 10:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. to midnight on designated watering days.

(b) All operations of the City of Port Lavaca shall adhere to the same water use restrictions.

(c) Water customers are requested to practice water conservation and to minimize or discontinue water use for non-essential purposes.

Information Regarding Recent TCEQ Reporting and Trihalomethanes Level Violations

We have posted notices regarding recent reporting and testing notices from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), that affects those using water distributed by the City of Port Lavaca water system. You may find these notices on the Water Distribution page.

Veterans Memorial Bricks

Veterans Memorial Bricks Applications are now available for the Veterans Memorial Bricks to be purchased for the Veterans Memorial to be located at Port Lavaca Bay Front Peninsula Park. The memorial bricks will be available for purchase ($80.00) by those who wish to honor a veteran. You may pick up an application at the City Hall Water Department or download here.

Weatherization Program

The City of Port Lavaca is sponsoring a Weatherization Program that can make your home more energy efficient and save you money each month on your utility bills.  Qualifications for the Weatherization Program include:  You must be an AEP Texas Central Company electric metered customer; Must meet certain income requirements; and your home must pass an energy audit/inspection to determine if energy efficiency services are waranted for your home.

Find out if you qualify by contacting Maricela Gonzales or Scotty Jones at City of Port Lavaca, 361-552-9793 ext. 221 or 234 or email mgonzales@portlavaca.org. Applications can be taken over the phone, picked up at City Hall or downloaded by clicking here.

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