City Government and Services
Flippin has a mayor/council form of government with four council
members elected from wards. Flippin City Hall can be reached at 870-453-8300.
Six full-time city police officers serve the town.
The fire department consists of approximately 20 volunteer fire fighters.
The town's fire rating is a Class 5.
There is an unlimited supply
of water since the water comes from Bull Shoals Lake. Flippin’s
water system can pump more than a half million gallons a day and
has storage of 400,000 gallons. Flippin’s city water rates
are $13.55 for the first 2,000 gallons and $4.60 for each additional
part of 1,000 gallons. Flippin’s
rural water rates are $16.45 for the first 1,500 gallons plus $5.35
for any additional part of 1,000 gallons. For more information, call
City Hall at 870-453-8300.
Sewer treatment capacity is
a half million gallons/day. Rates are $10 for the first 1,000 gallons
plus $1.25 for any additional part of 1,000 gallons. For more information,
call City Hall at 870-453-8300.
Trash pickup service is provided
to commercial customers by the company which receives the bid for
city trash pickup. Residential pickup charges are $7.45 per month. For
more information, call City Hall, 870-453-8300.
Cable television service
is by Suddenlink, 870-425-3161.
the Flippin area with transmission voltages of 161,000
volts. City primary voltages are 13,800 volts. Call 800-368-3749.
natural gas service with 1,000 BTUs of heat value. Call 800-563-0012.
NATCO Communications offers voice, satellite, and High-Speed Internet service to Flippin residents and businesses. Call 1-800-775-6682.
City Business Fees
Each business pays a flat $25 annual business
license fee. Contact Flippin City Hall, (870)
453-8300. A building permit at a cost of .07¢ per sq. ft.
is required for new construction.
Income, Real Estate and Personal Property.
Prepared for the Future
As the information sector of the economy transforms American business
operations and leisure time, Flippin has an advanced, all-digital
telecommunications company, NATCO Communications. Available to individuals and businesses are a full range of advanced telecommunication services.
NATCO's charitable foundation, South
Shore Foundation, provides grants to
promote economic development to schools, nonprofit organizations