MAYOR’S DECLARATION OF LOCAL EMERGENCY
TO: ALL RESIDENTS OF THE CITY OF RICHLAND
TAKE NOTICE, that as a result of the rising flood waters of the Pearl River and pursuant to the authority of Miss. Code Ann.§ 33-15-17, I, as Mayor of the City of Richland, Mississippi (the “City”), hereby declare a local emergency in order to have the authority to best serve the citizens of the City and to protect the health, safety and welfare of the same.
This declaration shall take effect immediately and shall remain in effect until further order of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the City terminating the same.
If you need emergency assistance, please contact the pertinent department below:
- Police Department: 601-932-3100
- Fire Department: 601-939-1936
- Street Department: 601-420-1535
- Mayor’s Office: 601-932-3000