Residents

 

Welcome!
If you've just moved to La Fontaine, let us help you get connected to the
services, links and locations that will make your transition a little smoother. 

If you have any questions, feel free to call the Town Hall at 765-981-4591.

Services

La Fontaine Town Hall

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13 W. Branson Street
(765) 981 – 4591
Business Hours:  Tuesday – Friday 8:00 AM – Noon 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Closed on Monday

  • To Start or Stop Water, Wastewater, Sanitation and Storm Water Services, please stop in at the Town Hall during regular business hours:

Please come prepared to fill out a Utility Service request form with 2 forms of ID and deposit payment.  We can not turn on your services until the Utility Service form, 2 forms of ID and the deposit payment have been processed in person.

  • Sanitation Pick-up:

    Sanitation is picked up on Tuesday's. Please have your receptacles out to the curb not blocking driveways or mailboxes by 6 am and removed by 6 pm.   Sanitation will be delayed by one day following holidays: New Years, MLK Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. There is a recycling drop-off location on Walnut Street. Requests for a second receptacle, smaller more manageable "senior" receptacles, or replacement receptacles can be made by calling the Town Hall.

  • Pay Utility Bill

    Utility bills (water, wastewater, sanitation and storm water) are sent out at the beginning of every month and are due on the 17th.

    • You can pay your utility bill by: 
      • Pay online with credit card at www.townoflafontaine.com/pay-online/

      • Phone (866) 480-8552 with credit card.

      • Pay in person with cash, credit card, or check at Town Hall, Closed on Monday, Open Tuesday – Friday from 8:00 AM – Noon and 1:00 PM- 4 :00 PM .

        • By mail to PO BOX 207, La Fontaine, IN 46940

        • Drop box in alley by Town Hall at 13 W. Branson, La Fontaine, IN.

Roads/Public Works

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Lance Gray, Utility Superintendent/Street Commissioner

Call 765-981-4444 to report any major street, sanitation, water or drainage problems.

Every year IDEM requires Water Companies to provide it's customers with a Water Quality Report. Click on this link to view the 2017 Consumer Confidence Report .

Town Ordinances

​​Copies of the Town's Ordinances are available upon request at the Town Hall.

Most Requested Ordinances:

ANIMAL CONTROL

CURFEW

GOLF CART ORDINANCE

JUNK CAR

OPEN BURNING

ORDINANCE 3, 2017 AMENDED WATERWORKS

ORDINANCE NO 16 STORMWATER

ORDINANCE NO 2 AMENDED WASTEWATER

REGULATION AND ABATEMENT OF PUBLIC NUISANCES

SEMI-TRACTOR; SEMI-TRAILER; TRACTOR-TRAILER; RV CAMPER; BOX TRUCK; OR, DELIVERY TRUCK PARKING

TRAFFIC CONTROL

Library Services

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​​1 E Kendall Street
765-981-4581
Hours:  Mon:  2:00 PM – 6:00 PM     Wed.:  2:00 PM – 5:00 PM     Fri:  9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

​Public Safety

  • LaFontaine Police

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Town Marshal: Dustin Hurst
Non-Emergency Number: 765-981-2331 or Call Central Dispatch at:  260-563-9223
For Emergency Please Call 911

  • Liberty Township Fire Department

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Fire Chief: Adrian Poe
For Emergency Please Call 911

Sheriff: Robert Land
Non-Emergency Number:  260-563-9223 (Central Dispatch)

For Emergency Please Call 911

Transportation

  • Wabash County Transit

    Wabash County Transit System is available Monday-Friday from 5:00 AM to 6:30 PM.
    Cost:  $4.00 for a one-way trip within Wabash County.
    Phone:  888-498-4400

Education

Media

Television

Phone

Electric

  • Duke Energy
    Phone: 800-521-2232
    Call Before You Dig – Dial 811

Gas

Community Organizations

  • La Fontaine Lion's Club
    To rent the Community Building call 765-981-4054 or e-mail etheleib@gmail.com

  • The Independent Order of Odd Fellows
    P.O. Box 261
    La Fontaine, IN 46940

  • Indiana Free Masons: La Fontaine No. 295

  • Order of Eastern Star of Indiana Chapter #301
    207 E. Kendall Street
    La Fontaine, IN 46940

  • Literary Club 
    1 E. Kendall Street
    La Fontaine, IN 46940

  • Riverside Extension Homemakers Club
    Janet Pattee, Chairman