Mayor Lumumba declares State of Emergency after severe storm damage. Click here.


The City of Jackson’s Water and Sewer Business Administration is now JXN Water. Click here.



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Programs & Services

The Office of Violence Prevention & Trauma Recovery (OVPTR)  works to reduce the likelihood of violence related injury and death and support trauma recovery and healing across Jackson. The OVPTR focuses on:

Teaching - through violence prevention community education workshops and professional development training

Strengthening Systems - working with national, state, city and community groups to apply a violence prevention lens to the work they do

Reaching Community Partners - EVERYONE has a role to play in violence prevention!

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Community Rooted Safety Grants

Support healing in the community through engagement and support


Violence Interruption

Youth violence reduction through the arts


Youth Advisory Council

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Address your Stress 

Contention Resolution 


Violence Reduction


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