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 participating governments. Click here to view the CMPDD Board of Directors.
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CMPDD provides planning assistance which may range from brief technical assistance to preparing a long-range plan. LEARN MORE
CMPDD is responsible for planning, developing, implementing and coordinating aging services throughout the seven-county region. LEARN MORE
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- Does Your Community’s Comprehensive Plan or Zoning Ordinance Need Updating? (11/7/2016) - Comprehensive Plans are long range planning documents, typically 20 to 25 years. However, changing conditions require that they be reviewed at least every five years to check for a need to update. What changed conditions indicate a need to review … Continue reading
- CMPDD to Make $20 Million Available Through the Jackson MPO for Transportation Improvements (11/7/2016) - On Friday, August 12, 2016 the Central Mississippi Planning and Development District (CMPDD), which is the designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) responsible for coordinating the federally-mandated transportation planning process for the Jackson Metropolitan Area, announced they are accepting applications for … Continue reading
- Hazard Mitigation Planning Update (11/7/2016) - Over the last few months, CMPDD has prepared and submitted for approval Hazard Mitigation Plans for the Cities of Clinton and Richland, and the Counties of Madison and Rankin. The Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 requires local jurisdictions to maintain … Continue reading