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Jackson Convention and Visitors Bureau Board
Member Details
This is a nine-member Board, serving 4-year terms.

Responsibilities
The Jackson Convention and Visitors Bureau Board oversees the convention and tourism business for the City of Jackson. This board is authorized by Senate Bill #3080 and is composed of representatives from the hotel, restaurant, and entertainment industry.

Jackson Metro Parkway Commission
Member Details
The City of Jackson has five members on this commission.

Responsibilities
Jackson Metro Parkway Commission is an inter-local cooperation Commission, authorized by Senate Bill 3076, the City of Jackson, Hinds County, and Jackson State University, to fulfill its statutory role to facilitate the implementation of the Metro Parkway Project and to advise the State Bond Commission regarding the necessity of issuing bonds.

Jackson / Hinds Library System Administration Board
Member Details
This is a seven-member board, serving 5-year terms.

Responsibilities
The Jackson / Hinds Library System Administration Board supervises the care and custody of all library property; it has employment and dismissal authority over all library personnel. It establishes salaries and submits an annual budget to the governing authority. This board has exclusive control of the system's finances, accepts gifts to the library, does all purchasing, disposes of all library materials, and does other acts necessary for the orderly and efficient management and control of the Library System.

Traffic Calming Committee
Member Details
This is a seven-member committee, serving 3-year terms.

Responsibilities
Traffic Calming Committee oversees the selection, implementation, evaluation, and removal of traffic calming devices within the City of Jackson after reviews and recommendations from the staff. The committee is responsible for holding public hearings and must develop and maintain a sample list of acceptable traffic calming devices used in the City of Jackson.