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  1. DeSoto County Flood Study

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released a preliminary Flood Study. The study documents areas prone to intense flooding and details options to mitigate future flooding risks. The public comment period ended July 12. Read on...
  2. MDHS Offices Reopened July 1

    The Mississippi Department of Human Services (MDHS) reopened Economic Assistance County Office locations to the public on Thursday, July 1, 2021. Read on...
  3. Utility Assistance for Renters and Landlords

    Rental and Utilities assistance is available for eligible Mississippians who have are behind in rent and/or utility payments due to COVID-19. Landlords with tenants who haven't paid rent - are also eligible. Read on...
  4. New GIS Hub for Maps, Data & Stats

    The DeSoto County GIS Office has launched its new GIS Hub, a free one-stop shop for DeSoto County maps, web-mapping applications, geographic datasets, and statistics, all accessible from the DeSoto County website. Read on...
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  1. Christie Barclay

    Community Resource Director
    Phone: 662-469-8185

The Community Resource Department provides information about DeSoto County government initiatives, news releases, programs, and services to residents, news media, and employees.