▼Public Safety Updates
October 15, 2020
I20 EB is currently closed down at Stella Mill on due to an accident in Monroe EB around the civic center.
October 8, 2020 9:38 AM
Just a test
October 2, 2020 3:54 PM
Accident on I-20 Bridge (eastbound) causing significant traffic delays
The West Monroe Police Department has received notification of an accident on the I-20 Bridge (eastbound) in Monroe that is causing significant traffic delays. Traffic is backed up past Thomas Road.
Motorists traveling eastbound are encouraged to seek...
August 27, 2020 10:22 AM
West Monroe Police have advised the public to stay off the roads if at all possible. Several intersections are blocked due to trees or down power lines.
The following roads are blocked due to trees or down power lines. PLEASE AVOID THESE INTERSECTIONS:
There are also reports of a down tree at...
August 27, 2020 8:58 AM
Due to Hurricane Laura we are unable to accept calls directly to the West Monroe Police Department. If you have an emergency please dial 911. For non-emergency services please dial 318-322-3970 to contact our dispatch center.
August 21, 2020 4:04 PM
Our phone service has been restored. You may again call 396-2722 for non-emergency calls to our dispatch center.
As always call 911 for emergencies.
June 2, 2020 4:47 PM
Beginning June 2 through June 5, a portion of Arkansas Road will be paved between Jersey Street and West Highland, including the roundabouts at Kiroli Road and Warren Drive. Traffic delays are expected.
The La. Dept. of Transportation and Development has announced that beginning at 7 a.m. on June 2 through June 5, Gilchrist Construction is scheduled to pave Arkansas Road between Jersey Street and West Highland. This includes the roundabouts at Kiroli...
April 24, 2020 2:47 PM
The City of West Monroe will distribute free cloth face masks to residents and businesses on Monday, April 27.
The City of West Monroe will distribute cloth face masks to City of West Monroe residents and businesses, beginning on Monday, April 27.
The City of West Monroe received a generous donation of cloth face masks from Hanes Brands Inc through the Ouachita...
February 14, 2020 2:00 PM
Street closures have been announced for Saturday's Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade, which begins at 6 p.m. on Natchitoches Street in West Monroe. Street closures, parade route and a schedule of activities can be found at www.westmonroe.com
The City of West Monroe has announced the following street closures for the Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade to be held on Saturday, February 15.
The parade is set to roll at 6 p.m. on Natchitoches Street in West Monroe.
The parade will travel on...
February 7, 2020 2:00 PM
The West Monroe Police Department has announced street closures for Saturday's Krewe de Riviere Mardi Gras Parade, which begins at 5 p.m. from West Monroe High School. Street closures and parade route can be found at www.westmonroe.com
Beginning at 4 p.m., the West Monroe Police Department will close Travis Street between the 500 and 700 blocks until the end of the parade has turned onto N. 7th Street.
At 4:30 p.m., N. 7th Street (south of Travis Street) to Mill Street will be closed...
January 31, 2020 9:30 AM
The railroad grade crossing at Montgomery Street in West Monroe will be closed to all traffic beginning on Friday, January 31 at 5 p.m. until Monday, February 3 at 5 p.m.
The railroad grade crossing at Montgomery Street in West Monroe will be closed to all vehicular traffic beginning on Friday, January 31 at 5 p.m. until Monday, February 3 at 5 p.m.
The closure is for Kansas City Railroad to perform a track replacement....
January 10, 2020 5:09 PM
Severe weather is expected overnight with a chance of tornadoes. Residents are encouraged to download a phone app or have access to a radio for overnight weather updates.
Severe weather is expected overnight with a chance of tornadoes. Residents are encouraged to download a weather app on their phone or have access to a radio for warnings or updates that may be given throughout the night.
The West Monroe Police Department...