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Corporate Sponsors 2011

Would you like more information on our Corporate Sponsors? Try scrolling over their logos and clicking!  If a website exists, you will be directed to their business website!

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PestPros Oklahoma
Riverside Autoplex of Poteau
Well Completions LLC
Geno's Pizza by the Slice
Beall Barclay, PLC, CPAs
Friends of Kerr Mansion
MJ's Treasures & Butterfly Kisses
Dunn Country Chrysler
Turnipseed Service Co.
TFI Family Connections
Heavener Dental CLinic
Town & Country Realty
La Cabana
Nancy Merritt, D.O.
Dr. Beth Hites
LeFlore County Livestock
Burrito Express
CCC Truck 2 Auto Center
Germ Free Cleaning
Dr. Carolyn Garcia
Southern Workforce Board
Marty Wages
Wimps Barber Shop
Roy Lane
OK Outdoor Advertising
Snyder Lawn & Landscaping
Wister City Barber Shop
Shara's Consignment Boutique
Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.
Body and Sole Day Spa
Northern Star Financial
Davies for U.S. House District 2
Donut Palace
Dhat Dher Beef Jerky
The Pink Zebra
Red River Credit Corporation

Local Services

Job training assistance may be found through the local Kiamichi Technology Center located next to Carl Albert State College.  Various safety programs are offered at little or no cost to area manufacturers.

Poteau works with various federal agencies to provide financial assistance for industries interested in locating in the area.

Poteau currently has 4 different banking institutions: Central National,  The Community State Bank , First National Bank and Arvest Bank with combined assets of over $1,400,000,000. 

Property tax is assessed at 11% Market Value per $1000 valuation (city) $87.41
Poteau has a city sales tax of 3.0%
County Sales Tax = 1.5%
State Sales Tax = 4.50%
Total Sales Tax = 9.00%

Already established industries include coal mining, rock and gravel production, plastics, bakery products, sheet metal fabrication, and tool and die manufacturing, animal feed supplements and assembly plants.  Industrial facilities include Animal Feed Supplements, Burton Tool & Cutting, Holton Mills, Kenco Plastics, L&W Equipment, Randco Tool & Mold, Tri State Tooling and Bremner Foods.

The 2000 census reported a population of 7939.
Estimated 2010 reported population 8520 for Poteau and 50,384 for LeFlore County.

Local and rural electrical services are provided by OG&E Electrical Service 1-800-522-0280 and Kiamichi Rural Electric Corporation 1-800-888-2731 .

Water services are provided by the Poteau Valley Industrial Authority to the City of Poteau.  A modern water treatment plant, located at Lake Wister, has a capacity of 10 million gallons per day. Contact: 918-647-4191

The Arkansas-Oklahoma Gas Company provides gas service. Contact: 1-800-344-7349 or

The Windstream Telephone Company provides the telephone service. Contact: 1-800-501-1754 or

Applied Energy Services, Inc. has constructed a co-generation facility just 10 miles north of Poteau.  This plant produces up to 250,000 pounds per hour of steam and 250 tons per day of CO2.

Poteau is governed by a Mayor and an eight member City Council.  

There is a full-time Police Department, 27 members including the chief of Police

The Fire Department has 18 volunteer firefighters including the chief.  Poteau has a class 4 fire insurance classification.

Poteau has full garbage removal service, provided by Green Country Sanitation

All major streets in Poteau are hardsurfaced.