NOTICE 3/11/2021: The phone lines are still being worked on at the Town Hall. An alternate number 251-829-9966.
Job Listing: Debris Haul Monitor
Click here for details of the Fish Hunt or Die event
The Town of Mt. Vernon is now accepting resumes for Police Chief - Contract. Selected person for this position must possess proven leadership abilities plus professional communication skills. Interested applicants should submit their resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org marked "Police Chief" in the subject line, or mail resumes to the Town of Mt. Vernon, 1565 Boyles Avenue, Mt. Vernon, Al 36560, Attn: Mayor Driskell. All resumes should include a full disclosure of employment history, training certifications (LEO certificate required) and any and all educational accomplishments. Deadline for applying for this position is October 16, 2020.
Public Works News
Pictured left to right are Penny Marks (maint. mech.), Shedrick Varner (Public Works Supervisor), and Kirt Norwood (Public Service Worker 1)
Our Public Works crew started Phase One on Monday, March 8, 2021 and have completed installing 25 new water meters.
"Thank you for your diligent and hard work in getting this done in a timely manner."
~Mayor, Council and townsfolk.
After-hours contact 251-829-9966
The storm debris removal started on Thursday, March 11, 2021 and is progressing smoothly. Spenzr Disaster Relief is the company removing the debris and Cartodyne is the monitoring co. documenting the process and a FEMA rep. helping out.
The Town of Mount Vernon had a Special Called Council Meeting, Saturday, April 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM regarding a proposed ordinance to discuss A “Stay at home” Public Safety Curfew Ordinance During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Click here for a summary of ordinance 04-18-20.
Effective immediately, the Town of Mount Vernon Library will be
shut down in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wi-Fi services will continue to be active for those who need use of it outside of the Library premises.
FOR AVID READERS
These web links have been provided to allow patrons access to the Alabama Virtual Library.
More About the MVPD
Town of Mt. Vernon Comprehensive Plan
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Notice to all Town of Mt. Vernon Sewer Clients
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Annual Drinking Water Quality Report 2016
Welcome New Businesses
May 27, 2012 was the ceremony unveiling eight Historical Markers in Mt. Vernon
Old Federal Road,
MT. Vernon Barracks - Searcy Hospital,
Col. Ephraim Kirby Grave,
MT. Vernon Museum-- Old Train Depot,
St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church -Chastang
Seniors Come Join the Fun!
Senior Citizens meet at the Mt. Vernon Senior Center at 1220 Military Road for lunch and activities from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Monday - Friday. The center is closed on Saturday and Sunday. For more information call 251-829-9696.
Lunch Donation $1.25
Mount Vernon waste collection is now provided by Advanced Disposal.
Garbage is collected on Mondays in all areas.
For more information see the waste collection page.