The Jackson County Board of Supervisors will held the FY’2019 Budget Hearing/Presentation at 10 a.m. on Friday, September 7, 2018. Action was taken to approve the proposed FY’19 Budget and Tax Levy following the presentation.
Waste Management began servicing routes on July 1. Most residents should have gotten their new Waste Management trash and recycling carts by now. In addition, old Waste Pro and Delta Sanitation carts should have been picked up if they were left at the roadside with nothing in them. Residents who still have their old carts and/or have not received their new carts are asked to assist this process in the following ways:
The Jackson County Board of Supervisors has hired Darcie Crew as the County’s new Recreation Department Director. On June 1, she officially began working with current Director Jack Hamilton until he retires on June 15 with 28 years of service.
ATLANTA (May 11, 2018 by EPA) – Today, the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the appointment of Jackson County Administrator Brian Fulton of Pascagoula, Miss., to the Local Government Advisory Committee (LGAC).
Jackson County residents can add the East Central Shelter on Highway 613 to the list of venue options when planning for special events. The 6200 square foot facility can be rented for $250 per day, which includes use of its kitchen and capacity for around 350 people.
The Jackson County Board of Supervisors and Animal Shelter held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Shelter’s new Veterinary Clinic on Thursday, April 26. The clinic, like the old one, will be used to treat and spay/neuter the animals who reside at the shelter. It is not a public clinic.
Jackson County will celebrate EARTH DAY by hosting its 15th Annual “Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day” Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 8 a.m. - Noon in the northwest corner of the Singing River Mall Parking Lot.