The Jackson County Board of Supervisors has named Waste Management as the County’s new solid waste service provider for residents in the unincorporated areas. Waste Management will begin servicing routes on July 1, 2018. There will be no changes to residents’ service days and they will pick up Wednesday routes on July 4.
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.
Sand and sand bags will be available, TODAY, MAY 25, 2018, BEGINNING AT 11 a.m., at 11 locations in Jackson County for residents in low-lying areas. This is a self-fill and carry service so residents will need to bring their own shovels.
In observance of Memorial Day, most County offices will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018.
The Jackson County Services Complex, Courthouse, and Chancery/Circuit/County Courts Buildings will be closed the remainder of today, Friday, May 18, because the air conditioning unit took a direct lightning strike last night.
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.