TIF funding used to develop Orleans Way
BRANDON - There are 112 acres sitting on the south and west side of Orleans Way near Home Depot that is ripe for development. Mirror Lake Land Company, LLC (Ergon)is...
MCEF honors Brent Bean with President’s Award
PEARL - Over the course of his employment with the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation, Brent Bean has helped new generations of Mississippians discover rewarding careers in the construction industry while...
Wicker, Hyde-Smith, Guest welcome grant improving rail, highway traffic in Rankin County
On August 21, 2021, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) announced a notice of funding opportunity that made available nearly $362 million through its Consolidated Rail Infrastructure...
Brandon Receives $4.3 Million Water Grant
BRANDON - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District entered into a Project Partnership Agreement (PPA) with the City of Brandon on Tuesday, May 17, as part of...
Rankin County in position to gain seats in House of Representatives
BRANDON- After each federal decennial census, the Mississippi Legislature is required to redistrict the Senate and House of Representatives seats so that each legislator represents nearly the same number...
Richland, MS-based Siemens Energy Wins 2021 EPA Region 4 Pollution Prevention Award
ATLANTA (February 16, 2022) – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4 announced the 2021 Pollution Prevention (P2) Recognition Award Winners. Region 4 recognized companies in Kentucky, Mississippi,...
Flowood approves Refuge Town Center TIF plans
FLOWOOD- The city of Flowood and the Rankin County Board of Supervisors have pledged to potentially provide funding to offset public infrastructure costs incurred by developers of the proposed Refuge...
Dean and Dean/Associates Architects Announces Rebranding, Changes Name to Dean Architecture
Ridgeland, MS (January, 2022) Dean and Dean Architects, an award
winning architectural firm offering professional services in architecture,
planning, interior design, and graphic design, has completed an extensive
rebranding effort and...
Refuge Town Center Development Proposed in Flowood
FLOWOOD - A 162-acre development incorporating office space retail outlets and restaurants and an assortment of residential options has been proposed in Flowood.
The Refuge Town Center would essentially stretch...
One of the largest trucking companies in the US is giving raises of up to 33%, allowing drivers to make up to $150,000 in their first year, amid worker shortage
A major US trucking company is implementing its biggest raises in its 60-year history to attract and retain workers amid a national shortage of truck drivers.