Application for employment with the City of Decatur Police Department: Police Application


The Decatur Police Department is now in their new location; 185 N. Main St. (Across from Ark-o/TDS building.) You can still reach an officer by calling 479-752-3911 or 479-752-0011.

Ordinance 08.04.Firework

Section 3 of Ordinance 08-04:

“That consumer fireworks except for bottle rockets, sky-rockets, roman candles and any other fireworks that are mounted to and flies on a stick may be discharged on private property on the dates of July 3rd from 12:00 pm to 10 pm and July 4th from 12:00 pm to midnight. However the fire chief shall have the authority to prohibit the use of fireworks on such dates based on fire conditions.”

Please click on the above link to read the ordinance in full.

Please have a safe and happy holiday.

Animal Ordinance

It is required to have a permit for poultry. You can obtain your permit today at City Hall. Currently there is no charge for this permit. If you have questions about any of our animal regulations, click on the link above or call 479-752-3911.