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The Mississippi Association of Planning and Development Districts is currently preparing for the 2017 Conference. In addition to a variety of interesting guest speakers, there will be over thirty sessions addressing issues of interest to county supervisors, municipal officials, economic developers, PDD staff, and others interested in the development of our state. … Read more.
(Jackson, Miss.)—On Tuesday, December 15, the Central Mississippi Planning and Development District (CMPDD) will unveil its 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan at a news conference at 10:30 A.M. at its office located at 1170 Lakeland Drive in Jackson.
The CMPDD, which is the Metropolitan Planning Organization responsible for coordinating a federally-mandated transportation planning process for the Jackson Metropolitan Area, has completed the update process to develop the 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan
The announcement will include remarks from Mike Monk, the CEO for CMPDD; Dick Hall, the Central District Commissioner of the Mississippi Department of Transportation; and Knox Ross, the Chairman of the Metropolitan Planning Organization.… Read more.
On July 6, 2012, the new transportation bill, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21), was signed into law. MAP-21 went into effect on October 1, 2012 and is the first long-term highway authorization bill since the previous legislation enacted in 2005.… Read more.
Planning & Management
CMPDD provides planning assistance to local governments which may range from a brief technical assistance effort to preparing a long-range, multi-year comprehensive plan.
The regional governmental assistance program is the District’s effort to improve the management practices of local governments and provide common services, thus lowering the cost of providing services to citizens of the respective governmental units.… Read more.
Board of Directors Meeting
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Tuesday 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.… Read more.
Wednesday, June 20th, 2012… Read more.