Announcements & Information

Keeping Clean Is Clogging Toilets - What NOT to Flush

Flushing anything but toilet paper can quickly block sewer pipes and cause major plumbing problems in our city’s sewer or your home’s septic tank system, leading to backups in your homes and disruptions of processes at our sewer treatment plant. Details

Extra Trash Bags Won’t Be Allowed Until Further Notice

In an effort to protect and support the trash company’s employees, Republic is asking its cities to restrict pickup to polycart and Dumpsters only (no extra bags for their employees to touch).

Proclamation of an Emergency Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

March 19, 2020 - Mayor Jason Shilling has signed a proclamation of an emergency in the City of Perkins due to COVID-19 pandemic.

Perkins Limits City Services in Response to Pandemic

March 15, 2020 -- With the recent developments of the coronavirus pandemic, the City is closing the Public Library, postponing Court and Park/Rec operations, and limiting entrance to facilities until further notice. Please call City Hall 405-547-2445 to conduct business.

With the recent developments of the coronavirus pandemic, the City of Perkins is closing the Public Library and postponing Municipal Court and Parks and Recreation operations until further notice.  The City will closely monitor this rapidly evolving situation and re-open all City buildings and resume normal operations as soon as we can safely do so.
The City of Perkins is asking anyone that has business to conduct at City offices to call 405-547-2445 as entrance to facilities will be limited. These precautions are being taken to ensure core services for Perkins residents are not interrupted.

Further information will be posted on our website,, as well as the City of Perkins Facebook page and the Perkins Emergency Management Facebook page.

Trash Off, City-Wide Garage Sale, Clean-Up Day Postponed

March 17, 2020 -- Trash Off, City-Wide Garage Sale and City-Wide Clean Up Days will all be postponed. In light of recent events, we believe that this is in the best interest of our community at this time. All three events will be rescheduled for later this year.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

How do I take care of business I have with the City?

March 19, 2020 -- With limited entrance to facilities until further notice, we are asking that you conduct as much business via mail, email, and website as possible. Our staff are available to answer questions via email or telephone 405-547-2445 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

What about the paperwork?

Most of the forms needed will be located on our Perkins Forms web page. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, please call our offices.

How do I make payments?

Mail your payment to PO Box 9, Perkins, OK 74059, or you may utilize the drop box located just north of the front door to City Hall (110 N. Main St.) at any hour. 

At this time, cash payments continue to be accepted. We ask that you make every effort to have exact change, or change will be provided to you at the front door.

We encourage you to enroll in automatic bank draft, or ACH, which will allow your utility bill to be debited from your bank account each month on the due date. To enroll in ACH, please fill out the ACH Authorization Form (PDF) and return it to City Hall with a voided check.

Pay with a merchant card (credit or debit card).