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Category: Planning and Development

Press Release: City of Jackson Postpones Fertile Ground Expo

Jackson, MS – March 16. 2020–  We are reaching out to you today with an update regarding the Fertile Ground Project’s 2020 Expo. Together with organizations across Jackson, the U.S., and around the world, we are monitoring the rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. At this time, we have decided to postpone the Fertile Ground Project’s … Continued

Press Release: City of Jackson Announces Fertile Ground Project Expo

(Jackson, MS) – Tuesday, the City of Jackson announced the dates for The Fertile Ground Project Expo, a three-day event that is free to the public from April 9-11, 2020. In November 2018 the City of Jackson was selected as a Bloomberg Philanthropies 2018 Public Art Challenge winner. Jackson received up to $1 million for … Continued

Rider Alert: Route 9 (Metro Center)

Service Suspension ROUTES: Fixed-Route 9 (Inbound/Outbound) EFFECTIVE DATE: 10/1/2019 through TBA   Cause: Bad Road Conditions Route 9 will be removed from Metro Center Dr. Inbound: Continue on Robinson Rd., RIGHT on Hwy 80 resuming regular service. Outbound: Continue down Hwy 80, LEFT on Robinson Rd., Merge Right off Robinson Rd., LEFT on Morson Rd., … Continued

Press Release: Jackson, MS selected as AARP Community Challenge Recipient

(WASHINGTON, DC) — Today, AARP announced the awardees for its 2019 AARP Community Challenge grant program. A total of $1.6 million will be distributed to fund 159 “quick action” projects from each state across the country, helping communities make immediate improvements and jumpstart long-term progress to support residents of all ages. More than 1,660 applications … Continued

Rider Alert: Detour Route 4B (Capitol St.)

Service Suspension ROUTES: Fixed-Route 4B (Capitol St.) Inbound/Outbound EFFECTIVE DATE: 06/6/2019 through TBA   Cause: New Road Construction Inbound: will continue down State St., RIGHT on Amite St. to Union Station Outbound: LEFT on Gallatin St., LEFT on Pascagoula St., LEFT on State St. resuming regular service PLEASE ADD TIME TO YOUR TRAVEL PLANS FOR … Continued

Rider Alert: Detour Route 2

Route Detour ROUTES: Fixed-Route 2 (Capitol St and Clinton Blvd) EFFECTIVE DATE: 3/23/2023 through TBA Cause: Road Conditions/Road Construction Rt. #2, will be removed from W. Capitol St between Robinson Rd. & Rose St. Outbound: Route #2 (outbound) will continue down Robinson Rd., turn RIGHT on Rose St., LEFT on W Capitol St., continue down … Continued

Press Release: City of Jackson receives $1 Million from the Federal Transit Administration

Jackson, MS – The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced that it has awarded a total of $16.6 million to 20 organizations around the country to support comprehensive planning projects that improve access to public transportation. The funds are made available through FTA’s Pilot Program for Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Planning, which assists communities that are developing new … Continued

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