Proclamation of Civil Emergency for winter weather is still in effect as well as a system-wide boil water notice. Several water distribution locations have been set up across the city. Residents can report low/ no water pressure to 3-1-1 or 601-960-1778. For additional updates, visit our news section.


The mask mandate in the City of Jackson and the Sixth Amended Stay Safe Jackson Executive Order remains in effect.

Elliott Holmes, Division Fire Marshall





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Elliott Holmes, Division Fire Marshall

Elliott Holmes is the Division Chief of the City of Jackson Fire Marshall’s Office. He is responsible for planning, developing, directing, coordinating, and educating the public of the current International Fire Codes.

Chief Holmes began his fire service career with the Jackson Fire Department 0n March 23, 1998. Chief Holmes has risen through the ranks of the department and served in the following capacities: Firefighter, Relief Driver Operator, Fire Lieutenant, Fire Captain, and Deputy Fire Marshal. Throughout his fire service career, Chief Holmes has furthered his education, knowledge, and skillset by attending training courses and has received many certificates.

Chief Holmes recently worked with the city prosecutor and attorney’s office in issuing citations and summons for violations of fire codes, thus holding violators accountable through Municipal Court.

Chief Holmes ascertains that “Developing strong relationships is the foundation of everything I do, both professionally and personally.”
Outside of work, you can find him spending time with family and friends while cheering for the Tennessee Titans. #Titanup



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