disABILITY Awareness Day 2017

Thursday, 13 April 2017 by

Please join us for the City of Hattiesburg’s 2nd Annual disABILITY Awareness Day event. Wednesday, April 19th from 9am to 12 noon at Jackie Dole Sherrill Community Center in Hattiesburg With over 25 organizations represented from around the Pine Belt, our goal is to connect the disabled community with the many resources and caring people

Public Works Holiday Schedule

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 by

The Hattiesburg Public Works Department will revise their normal trash, garbage, and recycling schedule in observance of the upcoming Good Friday/Easter Holiday.   April 10th through April 12th will be normal scheduled days.  All garbage, trash, recycling will be pickup up at the normal scheduled times.   Thursday, April 13, 2017– – All trash and

PAL Summer Camp 2017

Friday, 07 April 2017 by

Adult Softball

Tuesday, 28 March 2017 by

Adult softball coaches meeting is April 6th at 7pm at Tatum Park. Coed will start April 19 and Men will start April 20th. Entry fee is 300. Teams will play 10 games with a double elimination tourney. If you want to register your team online the website is cityofhpr.siplay.com. If you have any questions contact

The new Land Development Code (LDC) was adopted by the City Council on February 21, 2017, and will become effective on March 23, 2017. Click here for the PDF version of the Land Development Code.   INTENT AND PURPOSE Promote the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the City of Hattiesburg, Mississippi; Provide long

The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that due to a steady decrease of activity, the Business Recovery Center (BRC) in Forrest County will cease operations on Wednesday, Mar. 22 at the close of business.   Businesses that sustained physical losses or economic injury due to severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding

Did you know that Hattiesburg ranks #7 on a Business Insider’s list of top places to retire early? Click on the following image for more information:

Nearly two months since President Trump declared a major disaster after the Jan. 21 severe storms and tornadoes in Mississippi, more than $3 million in assistance to individuals and households has been approved by MEMA and FEMA.   This includes nearly $2.2 million in FEMA housing assistance – grant money for repairing and rebuilding homes

The U.S. Small Business Administration, Mississippi District Office (SBA) invite you to the “Mississippi Meet the Lenders in the Pinebelt”, a Small Business Borrower – Lender Match Making Event. This event will provide small business owners and entrepreneurs the opportunity meet one-on-one with Banks, Certified Development Companies, Microlenders, Alternative Lend and SBA to discuss the

The Mississippi Regional Housing Authority No. VIII, in partnership with HUD and the City of Hattiesburg will host their second annual Housing Resource and Health Fair and Disaster Relief Effort for tornado victims of Hattiesburg, Miss., and surrounding areas on March 16, 2017 at the Hattiesburg Intermodal Facility (Train Depot), 308 Newman Street, from 9