The Central Mississippi Planning & Development District has been promoting regional excellence since 1968. Our purpose is to assist with creative regional solutions to relevant and emerging issues for our membership. Click here to learn more about CMPDD.
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- The Jackson MPO Announces Funding for 26 Metro-Area Transportation Projects (11/13/2013) -
The Central Mississippi Planning and Development District (CMPDD) announced that the Jackson MPO approved $22.3 million in funding for metro-area transportation projects aimed at reducing congestion and improving the safety and efficiency of the regional multi-modal transportation system.
“Transportation is about providing options to keep everyone moving. … Read more.
- University of MS Medical Center Receives Grant Award of $10,000,000 (10/24/2013) -
CMPDD assisted with grant application and will serve as Grant Administrator for site and infrastructure work.
The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) has received a Katrina Supplemental CDBG Economic Development fund award from the Mississippi Development Authority in the amount of $10,000,000.… Read more.
- Southcentral MS Works Receives $200,000 to Train Dislocated Workers (10/24/2013) -
Southcentral Mississippi Works (SMW), the workforce development division of CMPDD, has received $200,000 to train dislocated workers for future employment. The Department of Labor made funds available to the State of Mississippi through a national emergency grant. According to the Secretary of Labor “many states continue to experience a number of smaller, staggered dislocation events that occur over time.… Read more.