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  1. Accountability of the managment of Mynelle Garden property

    Mynelle Garden could be a real money maker for the city if it were just advertised more and managed better.

    Sep 19, 2013 by Ms. Riptoe (5 points)

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  2. Use city hall once a month for display of local art and start a Before I die display

    Mayor should open an arts exhibition which will be repeated once a month at City Hall and join the likes of Columbia, SC, Boston, Edinburgh, Berlin and over 200 cities across the world participating...
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    Sep 13, 2013 by Calvin Grigsby (5 points)

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  3. water bill

    the water bills are to high as we all know. our older citizens on low or fixed incomes can not pay such high bills. it is sad when it is a choice between your meds, food or the water bill.

    May 3, 2014 by dot dot (10 points)

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  4. Community Meet and Greet

    When I think of Community Activities I think of activities that will be beneficial to all of us. I believe that if we all knew each other we would be less likely to harm one another which may help to...
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    Dec 10, 2014 by Lawren Long (23 points)

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  5. Mardi Gras on Farish st

    Everyone loves a mardi gras or Carnival celebrations but its sometimes hard to get to these great parties which happen in other cities. Is the Farish st entertainment district ever gonna be finished.

    Jun 9, 2014 by Rashan Johnson (8 points)

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  6. Initiate Community Forums

    For ten years I have lived in South Jackson and have never heard of or seen a meeting taking place with city government that allows citizens to express concerns or ideas. if such a meeting has taken...
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    Sep 4, 2014 by K. L. Franklin (5 points)

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  7. Instead of hiring people to look at the problems of jackson, use college students

    Invite college business or economic majors to form committees and give them a list of problems to formulate a plan to resolve the problem over a 2 to 3 year time frame. Give the student committee of...
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    Mar 16, 2016 by Marian Davis (5 points)

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  8. NEED TO WORK ON SEXUAL SOLICITATION/ PROSTITUTION

    Police department need to develop a department strictly for dealing with pimps drugs and prostitution! It's all on Craigslist and BACKPAGE! AIDS along with other STD's out there, and then it is...
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    Oct 18, 2016 by Angelita Williams (10 points)

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  9. Community prayer and praise for healing in the land

    This is time to release the frustration and remove the stigma of hatred in the land. By coming together in unity we can lift up our voices in song and prayer to release the burdens and feel freedom...
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    Feb 27, 2017 by Evangelist Thornton (5 points)

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  10. Plan to attract visitors for the upcomming games to return

    With the current success of the Mississippi SEC schools there will be a lot of upcoming attention focused on the state. Can we put together a package to distribute to the egg bowl attendees. We could...
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    Oct 13, 2014 by Calden Hopkins (5 points)

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  11. Filling potholes without having to call the city.

    City streets have never been this bad! Why can't JPD notify someone where the potholes are and get them fixed . For sure on the main streets, without having to call someone ourselves to get it done...
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    Apr 17, 2016 by Tommy-Sally Jolly (5 points)

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  12. The revamping of Jatran services to better serve the community.

    Starting with better customer services, the Handi- Lift program and Senior Services. The phone system is very problematic and to get a return phone call from a voicemail that you leave for someone...
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    Sep 7, 2016 by LadyJ (23 points)

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  13. An Hour a Day

    According to the most recent data, MS has the highest adult obesity rate, 35.1%. I think it would be a good idea for us to dedicate just a little bit of time a day to cater to our physical health. Now...
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    Dec 10, 2014 by Lawren Long (23 points)

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  14. Community Pride and Development

    I've lived in Jackson for 20 years and never knew that there are various communities within the city, such as Belhaven, Alta Woods, Eastover, Shady Oak, Brown Bottom, The Queens, etc. I recommend...
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    Oct 12, 2015 by STAW Community (10 points)

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  15. I would like to see more agricultural programs for the youth in Jackson.

    I think that starting an agricultural education program for your youth would first be a great way to increase awareness on environmental health is important to our own personal health. Secondly, with...
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    May 11, 2018 by Harriet Smith (20 points)

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  16. Kaminari Taiko

    Get Kaminari Taiko of Houston Tx to perform here! They’re amazing to watch!!

    Nov 12, 2017 by Tpaz (5 points)

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  17. Continuing Percy King legacy "Amazing Animal Presentations"

    I'm a close friend of the family of Percy King. Family members are informed of what I'm trying to do which is continuing what Percy King built here in Ms. Animal shows and fair appearance and giving...
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    Jan 20, 2018 by Dectrick McGee (10 points)

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  18. BILL MATRIX

    Without mincing words, the Bill Matrix charge of $3.15, "dubbed as a PRIVILEGE of paying your water bill" is legalized day-time robbery. So we should do what primitive Americans did. Walk to some pay...
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    Oct 2, 2017 by Nwin (12 points)

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  19. To bring the lotto to Jackson

    Dear Mr. Mayor if we brought the Lotto to Jackson it would create jobs and bring in needed money for the city. I know Mississippi is behind on a lot of things this is the capital city we should have...
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    Jan 15, 2017 by Hazel Goraya (5 points)

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  20. Distracted phone use

    Honolulu’s ordinance against distracted walking becomes effective on 10/25. Folk walking across a street looking at “electronic” devices can be ticketed up to $35. Too many people are being killed or...
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    Oct 25, 2017 by Owen (10 points)

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  21. Jackson

    Jackson needs officers to wear body cams to insure Safety of Jackson people it’s been too many deaths involving officers and no one has paid for the deaths of these people please fund Jackson officers...
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    Apr 6, 2018 by Mesha (10 points)

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  22. Hire for street repair

    Job fair for individuals for streets to be repair quick and with quality

    Jan 14, 2018 by Robert (20 points)

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  23. Can Jackson have a job fair for individuals looking for work to fix streets to be repair quickly and with quality

    Hire individuals looking for work to fix streets with quality hire hire hire there are people looking for work maybe the crime will go down if these people have work to do

    Jan 14, 2018 by Robert (20 points)

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  24. Since we are not allowed to have state lotteries why can't Jackson have our own lottery

    I 'm not sure if we would be allowed. If we were we would pull monies from other cities, towns, states, and even countries. Profit for J town.

    Feb 17, 2018 by Sheila Gilbert (15 points)

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  25. Continuing Percy King legacy "Amazing Animal Presentations"

    I'm a close friend of the family of Percy King. Family members are informed of what I'm trying to do which is continuing what Percy King built here in Ms. Animal shows and fair appearance and giving...
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    Jan 20, 2018 by Dectrick McGee (10 points)

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