Saturday, August 19, 2017

PRESS RELEASE – CITY OF VICKSBURG

FROM THE DESK OF

SOUTH WARD ALDERMAN WILLIS THOMPSON

For Immediate Release –  Alderman Thompson announces plans for the next phase of street paving in the south ward.

 January 18, 2017

 Contact: Alderman Willis T. Thompson – 601-634-4507

South Ward Alderman Willis T. Thompson, City of Vicksburg, announced today the City of Vicksburg will be launching the next phase of street paving in the South Ward.

Vicksburg, Mississippi – Thursday, January 18, 2017, it was announced by Alderman Willis Thompson that the City of Vicksburg will begin the second phase of street paving in the South Ward.  Halls Ferry Road will be an area of concentration as both sides of the State right-of-way will receive attention.  Concrete sections will be replaced and asphalt sections will be overlaid. Drainage will also be addressed along with curbing.   Other streets included in this phase of work include: YMCA Place, Dos Casas Lane, Capri Drive, Enchanted Drive, and a section of Moomist Drive.

In making the announcement today, Alderman Thompson stated "Halls Ferry Road is one of the most traveled roads in the south ward.  As such, it is also in the most need of attention at the current time."