Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Dick Hall out of Date

The proposal is to four lane Mississippi Highway 15 right through the center of the state from the Tennessee line to the Gulf of Mexico.

"It will affect every town it passes through and every county it passes through, and it would provide a badly needed evacuation route off of the Gulf Coast," Hall said.

Our tax money was just wasted on a proposal to four lane Mississippi Highway 15. After upsetting numerous residents of Jackson County who were in danger of losing their homes to one of the proposed routes the no build option was chosen by MDOT in February of 2011. 

For those of you unfamiliar with the issue, you can read more here.

Sunday, July 24, 2011

Political Forum

The Latimer Civic Association is hosting a political forum Monday July 25 @ 7PM. It will be hosted at the Latimer Community Center. All candidates who face opposition in the Primary (August 2nd) will be given the opportunity to speak. Those running unopposed in the primary will be given a chance to speak at the political forum in October before the General Election.