The City of Hattiesburg was awarded the Tree City USA certification for 2016 by the Mississippi Urban Forest Council at the recent statewide forestry conference. Hattiesburg is one of the cities in the state qualifying for the recognition. This is the 24th year that Hattiesburg has received the title and recognized state-wide for its outstanding

Stamping of the Crosswalks

Friday, 02 September 2016 by

The August 29, 2016, Draft is now available for proposed new Land Development Code (LDC) for public review. The previous draft, dated July 20, 2016, may be downloaded here The Planning Division hosted three public meetings to discuss the new LDC and to submit comments.   Thursday, June 2, 2016 – 4pm – 7pm, Sigler Center,

The City of Hattiesburg Public Works Department’s goal is to improve the community’s roads and pedestrian walkways in a manner that is cost efficient for area residents. On Tuesday, August 30 at 10 a.m., the City will unveil one such improvement— A recently-installed aluminum pedestrian bridge situated between Hillendale and Beverly Lane.   Public Works Director,

Press Conference: City of Hattiesburg and Johnson Controls, Inc. Energy Savings Performance Project   Date: Tuesday, August 16 at 4pm Location: Front Steps of City Hall   Community Conversation: Ward 2   Date: Tuesday, August 16 at 6:30pm Location: Historic Train Depot   Press Conference: Hattiesburg Earns National League of Cities’ Financial Inclusion Systems and

Ward 2 Community Meeting

Wednesday, 10 August 2016 by

City of Hattiesburg Ward 2 Councilwoman Deborah Denard Delgado will host a community meeting on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Train Depot, 308 Newman Street. Delgado will engage the community on a wide range of topics, including the Hercules site, Wastewater Treatment, Twin Forks Rising, and upcoming

The Special-Called Public Hearing date for the Proposed New Land Development Code has been rescheduled from Tuesday July 12, 2016, to Wednesday July 27, 2016. This Public Hearing will take place at Jackie Dole Sherrill Community Center, 220 W. Front St. at 1 pm. This schedule change has been posted through an official Public Notice

Three Firefighters Earn Honors

Thursday, 21 July 2016 by

The City of Hattiesburg congratulates the following Firefighters for their recent accomplishments: Joseph Collins – Meritorious Service Citation Michael Blair – Distinguished Service Citation for Valor Alexander Redondo- Distinguished Service Citation for Valor Jim Hennessy- Meritorious Service Citation