808 Hwy 77A South/PO Box 738, Yoakum, TX 77995
Phone #:  (361) 293-6321        Fax #:  (361) 293-3318
M - F:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (closed on City observed holidays)
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ID displays
866-419-5000 or Emergency
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855-969-4636 or ECN
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Welcome to Yoakum, Texas
Yoakum is located in South Central Texas, and is centrally located between
Austin, Corpus Christi, Houston, and San Antonio.  Hwy 77-A serves as
Yoakum's major corridor traveling north and south; Hwy 111 serves to
connect Yoakum to Hwy 183 and Hwy 77 traveling east and west.  
A progressive
community with a
strong work ethic and
excellent quality of
Notice of Receipt of Application and Intent to Obtain
Water Quality Permit Renewal
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LCRA Electrical System Study

The City of Yoakum has undertaken an
Electrical System study being performed
by LCRA crews.  The study will last for
several weeks and will require LCRA
employees to enter into City of Yoakum
customers’ yards to review meters.   All
LCRA employees will be in uniform and
be in LCRA issued vehicles.

Please be aware of that the employees
will be very respectful of your personal
property and will not disrupt your daily
activities.  If you have any concerns,
please contact City Hall at 293-6321 and
the information will be passed on to the
City of Yoakum Municipal Swimming Pool
Days and Hours of Operation
2015 Summer Season

The Yoakum City Pool is open for regular business.  Hours of operation will be from 1:00 p.m.
to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday for the duration of the summer.
  The swimming pool is
closed to the public on Mondays.

The prices for entrance into the pool will be:  $2.00 per guest 18 years of age and older, and
$1.00 for a guest under the age of 18.  Children in diapers will be required to wear swimmer’s
diapers to swim in the pool.

All swimmers under the age of 9 must be accompanied into the pool area by an adult.

Please contact Coach Kent Bode at (361) 701-8352 for information regarding swimming
lessons and summer recreation programs available.
City of Yoakum
Independence Day Closing Notice and
Garbage Collection Schedule

City Hall/Utility Offices, and the Welhausen Library, will be closed
on Friday, July 3, 2015 in observance of Independence Day.

The Solid Waste Management Facility will be open on July 3rd
from 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM and CLOSED on Saturday, July 4th.

All residential garbage routes will be followed all week.

Friday’s Commercial routes will be picked up on Thursday.

Due to the storm damage brush/limbs will be picked up the week
of June 29th thru July 2nd
as well as the regular scheduled week.

As required, all carts, should be out by 8:00 a.m. as trucks may be
running early.

For emergency utility services, please call 293-6321.