About Seymour

The City of Seymour is located one hour south of Indianapolis, one hour north of Louisville and one and one-half hours west of Cincinnati. Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana is the place to live your future! Seymour has a population of approximately 20,000 residents and is served by Mayor Matthew Nicholson, Clerk-Treasurer Darrin Boas and seven Councilmembers.

Seymour is a thriving industrial, commercial, and residential community based on well-planned growth and progress. The quality of life is demonstrated by Seymour’s “small town” yet bustling atmosphere, beautiful parks and open spaces, attractive landscaping and arterial streets, a low crime rate, quality schools and affordable housing. Because of the geographic location, a pro-business environment, and a proactive local government — Seymour is expected to continue to grow.

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DPW's "Make Seymour Shine" Event - April 12 - 16th

The City of Seymour Department of Public Works would like to invite you to take part in the 2021 Make Seymour Shine event. 

No Phone calls required - Please only call the office if you have a car to be picked-up (titles are required).


  • Set trash out on your regular trash day – no alley pick-ups.
  • Residential and Small Businesses only – curbside.
  • Separate trash, metal, and yard waste.
  • If trash is in a 30-gallon container (or smaller), it will be thrown away.
  • Landscaping, wood debris, drywall, and remodeling debris are to be separated from yard waste.
  • Latex paint must be dried with cat litter, saw dust, or oil dry.
  • 4 used vehicle tires per household. No semi-truck or agricultural tires.


  • Appliances and all other scrap metal including appliances with Freon.
  • Yard waste: limbs, grass, leaves, and garden waste.


  • Pesticides, old fuels, cleaner, oil-based paint, etc. may be brought to the Department of Public Works during regular hours.


  • $20 fee for televisions, computer monitors, and laptops.
  • Asbestos Items ARE NOT ACCEPTED.


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City Council Meetings

Additional Meetings

City Holidays

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