Saturday, January 31, 2015


  • 2012 National Night Out

    The 2012 National Night Out, Community Partnership Against Crime event, will be held Tuesday October 2, 2012 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Block parties will be held in neighborhoods all over the city! The following locations have notified the VPD of their partic...
  • 2013 Budget Public Meeting Change

    The public hearing to discuss the 2013 Budget has been moved from the City Hall Annex building to the Convention Center. The hearing is scheduled for Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 7:00 pm....
  • MEMA Shelter Update

    PEARL— Residents evacuating from the Gulf Coast can stay in 14 shelters open currently as Tropical Storm Isaac continues its move toward Mississippi and Louisiana. MEMA Executive Director Robert Latham urges residents to finalize their evacuation plans,...
  • Hurricane Preparedness Information

    Please see our Emergency Management page for videos and links to government web sites that provide additional information about hurricane preparedness....
  • Hurricane - Storm Surge

    The greatest potential for loss of life related to a hurricane is from the storm surge!Storm surge is simply water that is pushed toward the shore by the force of the winds swirling around the storm. This advancing surge combines with the normal tides to ...
  • Equipment Operator/Gas

    Job Title: Equipment Operator/Gas Department: Gas Reports To: Supervisor FLSA Status: N Summary Operates heavy equipment to assist with the construction, maintenance, and repairing of gas lines by performing the following duties....
  • Gas Department Serviceperson

    Job Title: Serviceperson/GasDepartment: GasReports To: SupervisorFLSA Status: NSummary: Installs and repairs gas and water meters, regulators, ranges, and heaters in customer's establishment by performing the following duties....
  • Welder

    Job Title: WelderDepartment: StreetContact the Human Resources department at (601) 631-3710 or for more information....
  • Laborer

    Job Title: Laborer/SupervisorDepartment: Community Service & LandscapingContact the Human Resources department at (601) 631-3710 or for more information....
  • Concrete Finisher

    Job Title: Concrete FinisherDepartment: StreetSummary Smooths and finishes surfaces of poured concrete floors, walls, sidewalks, or curbs to specified textures by performing the following duties.Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following....
  • Mayor Winfield Earns MBA Degree

    Mayor Paul E. Winfield will graduate Saturday August 04, 2012 from the Tulane University, A. B. Freeman School of Business, with a Masters of Business Administration concentration in Finance....
  • Boil Water Notice - North Washington Street

    The water department has issued a Boil Water notice for the water customers from 5220 North Washington, north to Wells Road and all of Wells Road. Residents in that area are asked to boil their water until further notice. * * * LIFTED * * *...
  • Kiddie City Daycare Statement

    The City of Vicksburg does not license daycare centers and therefore does not have the authority to close the facility. The abuse issues have been reported to the appropriate State Agencies. Those Agencies are actively involved in investigating the matter...
  • Mayor Touts Local Economy

    Mayor Winfield is encouraged to see Casino Gaming revenues up in Vicksburg for the fiscal year of 2012. "Vicksburg continues to grow and hold its own" said Mayor Winfield. The impact of retail businesses in our community is on the rise. Our administration...
  • Boil Water Notice - Linda Drive Area

    The water department has issued a Boil Water notice for the Linda Drive area of south Vicksburg. Areas included are Linda Drive from Belva Drive to Linda Street, Ross Lane, Dru Drive and JA Wes. Residents in that area are asked to boil their water until f...
  • Old Depot Museum Grand Opening

    The Old Depot Museum, located in downtown Vicksburg in the former Yazoo and Mississippi River Valley Railroad Depot, will have its grand opening this Sunday July 15 at 2:00 pm after over five years of planning....
  • Safety Director ADA Coordinator

    The City has an opening for Safety Director/ADA Coordinator. Applications may be picked up at the Human Resource Office located in the City Hall Annex building from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 pm - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Deadline for applyin...
  • Pool Closing Early For One Day

    The City Pool will be closing at 6:30pm on June 27, 2012. Family swim will resume on Thursday, June 28, 2012....
  • New Transportation Museum Open

    The much anticipated Transportation Museum is open for business and has scheduled an official grand opening for July 15, 2012. The museum features 250 models of ships and boats, cars dating to the early 1900s and six airplanes. Also on display are model t...
  • Employees Receive Awards At Fire Chief's Convention

    Vicksburg Fire Chief Charles Atkins (pictured right) and Fire Training Officer Derrick Stamps (pictured left) were recently presented with service awards from the Mississippi Fire Chief's Association. Both men were recognized for their dedication to the f...
Vicksburg, MS, US

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PM Showers
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