Effective August 4, 2020: Citing the need for stronger action to flatten the curve of COVID-19, Mayor Lumumba has signed the Third Amended Stay Safe Jackson Executive Order which orders bars to close for inside service. All bars, nightclubs, lounges, taverns, and private clubs located in the City of Jackson shall close, except to the extent that such establishments ONLY provide take-out, pick up, delivery or drive-through services as allowed by law. Businesses found in violation will be shut down for 24-hours and must submit an Attestation of Compliance with the City of Jackson before reopening. Mayor Lumumba has also issued a Mayoral Curfew Order in the City of Jackson effective August 6th at 12 midnight - 5 am for the next five days. If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, call our Hotline at 601-586-3067 and fill out the Symptom Collector. If you are in need of mental health support during this time, call our Mental Health Warmline at 601-586-3073. 

Press Release: City of Jackson Hosts Green Light Special Yard Sale

Posted on August 29, 2018


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(Jackson, MS) – The City of Jackson Department of Parks and Recreation will host its annual “Green Light Special” yard sale for the public.

Citizens of Jackson and surrounding areas will have the opportunity to shop at over 20 different vendors selling a variety of gently used clothing, jewelry, electronics and unique antique items.

The event will take place on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. outside on the green space area at Grove Park Community Center located at 4126 Parkway Avenue, Jackson, MS 39213.

If you have stud to sell, please contact the Department of Parks and Recreation for vendor booth pricing. The last day to purchase a vendor booth is August 31, 2018.

For more information, please contact Angela White at 601-960-0471.

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