Selected Community Events


From the Desk of Mayor Cheri Barry

Jan 25, 2013 - Jan 31, 2013 See Schedule

See Schedule
Storm Drainage Repair

Survey work by Thompson Engineering began this week on the $2.7 community development block grant from the Mississippi Development Authority for the purpose of making some much needed repairs to our storm drainage system and water lines that directly serve our Mississippi State University downtown campus.

Fire Station #9
Masonry is in progress and should be finished in 10 days.
Sheetrock and wire installation begins next week.
Engine room doors should be on site within 7 days.
The project is in budget and onpace for a spring opening

Teen Summit on Crime

Hosted by

Mayor's Youth Leadership Council

Meridian City Hall-Thursday, January 31st 2013-6:00 PM


6:00 PM - Welcome by Mayor Cheri Barry
6:05 PM - Mayor's Youth Leadership Council discuss the purpose for the summit

6:10 PM - Invocation

6:15 PM - Question & Answer session moderated by Raven Roberts and Chris Cross

7:15 PM - Teens visit with youth organizations and panelist officials

8:00 PM - Adjourn summit

The Office of the Mayor will provide youth organizations with table space for information and recruitment. Door prizes will be available for youth. Drawings will occur between questions. The youth council will only ask questions to the panel submitted prior to the summit. There will be a question box for any youth questions that were not asked at the summit. The questions will be forwarded to appropriate officials. All youth will be provided seats first, adults second.

Office of the Mayor
601 23rd Avenue
Meridian, MS 39302
(601) 485-1927