FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 22, 2016
Contact: Caitlin Chelette
Public Information Assistant
337.238.2284
caitlin.chelette@leesvillela.gov
City of Leesville Finance Department to Close Early Friday Feb. 26
LEESVILLE, La.-- As part of the transition to a new accounting software, the City of Leesville Finance Department, including the Water Department, Property Taxes, Occupational Licenses and Permits, will close at 1:30 p.m. Friday, February 26, 2016. 

The Finance Department will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, February, 29, 2016. 

If you need to make a payment by Friday, February 26, please make arrangements to do so before 1:30 p.m. on that date. You may also make payments over the phone before 1:30 p.m. on Friday, February 26, 2016 by calling 337-238-2257/2258.

No payments of any kind will be accepted between 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Friday, February 26, 2016. 

The City appreciates your patience as we transition to this new software. 
  
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