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Posted on: July 3, 2018

2017 Audit Approved By State of Mississippi


At the July 2 Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board voted to accept the 2017 Audit Report which contained no findings. The report has been formally approved by the State of Mississippi. Click here to see the notes from the auditing firm:

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Household Hazardous Waste Day 2018


Mark your calendars! Household Hazardous Waste Day 2018 has officially been scheduled for October 13, 2018 at the Landers Center. Come out from 8:00am to 12:00pm to rid your home of hazardous waste.

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Board of Supervisors Addresses Flooding with Corp of Engineers


Yesterday the Board of Supervisors and City of Horn Lake met with the Corp of Engineers at the Federal Building in Memphis regarding the county’s $1.5 million Federal allocation to address flooding. Federal allocations require a study by the Cor...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Changes to Free Paper and Cardboard Recycling

Since 2013, Mississippi Recycling has provided free paper and cardboard recycling to DeSoto County residents by collecting these items from the County’s fourteen drop-off locations. However, in recent years, the value of recyclable commodities h...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Fogg Road Now Open

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Construction is now complete on Fogg Road and we're excited to announce that the road is now open to traffic.

Posted on: June 7, 2018

Small Business Loans Through North Delta Planning and Development District

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North Delta Planning and Development District currently offers four loan programs targeted at small businesses, including loans of up to $250,000. Click the link below for more information on these programs:

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Hernando DeSoto River Park Opens With Ribbon Cutting

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At a sunset ribbon cutting held on the banks of the Mississippi River, the DeSoto County Board of Supervisors and over fifty guests celebrated the completion of the most recent phase of construction at Hernando DeSoto River Park. The forty-one acre park l...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Chris Olson Appointed New Director of Fire and EMA

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At a press conference held on Monday, May 14th, the DeSoto County Board of Supervisors formally tapped Chris Olson to take over as Director of DeSoto County’s Fire and Emergency Management Agency. Chris Olson, who has been with the Department si...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Free Curbside Recycling, Sign-Up Now

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Residents in the unincorporated county are eligible for FREE curbside recycling. By signing-up, you will receive a 96-gallon recycling cart and weekly collection of recyclables. Sign-up by calling 901-236-0660 or by clicking on the link below:

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