Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba extends the Executive Order closing City Hall and non-essential offices effective Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at 12:00 a.m. through Thursday, January 21, 2021, until rescinded or superseded by another applicable Proclamation or Executive Order. The Department of the Municipal Clerk at City Hall will still be open to receive legal documents as well as assist TSA, passport, open records and 2021 elections customers.


Special Election Notice – Ward 2 Vacancy

Posted on October 7, 2020

City of Jackson Special Election Notice for Ward 2 Vacancy

(Jackson, Miss.) – The Jackson City Council has declared the Ward 2 City Council seat vacant, thereby requiring a Special Election to be held November 17, 2020.

The Department of Municipal Clerk will be open October 12 – 16, 2020 for voter registration from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 17, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to be eligible to vote in the November 17, 2020 Ward 2 Special Election.

Voter Registration deadline for the upcoming Municipal Ward 2 Special Election will be Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 12:00 p.m.

The last day to vote by absentee ballot is Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. To accommodate the absentee voting process The Department of Municipal Clerk will be open on November 7th from 8:00 a.m.to12:00 p.m. and November 14 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon).

All interested candidates must pick up a qualifying application packet from the Department of Municipal 219 S. President Street between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily starting on October 12, 2020. The qualifying deadline is October 28, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

Please contact Angela Harris, City Clerk at (601) 960-1035 for more information.



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