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Road Closure - Washington Street - July 30-31
Monday, 28 July 2014 07:02
alertStarting Wednesday, July 30, Washington Street will be closed from Johnson Street to Lee Street for road repair. There will be detours set up to re-route the traffic down Lee St and Johnson Street.
 
TV23 Expanded to UVerse Subscribers
Thursday, 17 July 2014 10:23
NewTV23logoSmallThe City of Vicksburg is excited to announce that TV23 is now available to all AT&T U-Verse subscribers. The TV23 broadcast is currently available to Vicksburg Video customers and is streamed live at www.vicksburg.org.

To access TV23 on U-Verse, turn to channel 99 on your U-Verse receiver, click OK to start the government access app and then select Vicksburg from the list of available government channels.
 
New Texting Service Announced
Thursday, 10 July 2014 08:12
textingThe City of Vicksburg has recently implemented a new texting service. This service allows City leaders to communicate faster and more effectively with their constituents. The texting service will also be used to send out notices of events, alerts, boil water notices and general information pertaining to City government and Vicksburg. Citizens can opt-in by texting keywords to the new service at 95577. 

Signing up is easy. To opt-in, you simply text one or more of the following keywords to 95577

vicksburg
northward
southward
recreation
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Mayor Flaggs on Bond Rating Reinstatement
Monday, 30 June 2014 13:44
Mayor George FlaggsIn February 2012, Vicksburg's credit rating was withdrawn by Moody's Investors Service due to the city's inability to produce annual financial audits in a timely manner. The city had fallen behind almost three (3) years in annual financial audits. The city now has rectified the problem, and has hired a Certified Public Accountant on staff to ensure that annual audits are completed in a timely manner.
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Alderman Thompson Presented with Service Award
Monday, 09 June 2014 06:49
Alderman Willis Thompson receives Service AwardOn Saturday, May 31, 2104, Alderman Willis Thompson received the government and politics award for outstanding community service at the Annual Service Luncheon, sponsored by the Mu Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. The members of the local chapter publicly recognized Aldermen Thompson for his consistent and dedicated service to the City of Vicksburg and his constituents of the South Ward. Aldermen Thompson was acknowledge for giving his time, talents, and resources to others.
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City Government More Transparent With New Legislative Management Tools
Friday, 30 May 2014 11:38
Granicus TrainingThe City of Vicksburg has partnered with Granicus, Inc., the industry-leading government transparency solutions provider, to make their legislative management process more efficient, transparent, and cost effective. This project is a significant step in the City's budget reduction and open government initiatives.

Vicksburg's new solution will reduce the amount of staff time needed to introduce, manage, and track legislation through the legislative process. Now, tasks such as creating meeting agendas, routing approvals, and generating minute records will require less redundancy, paper, and printing costs.
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