Council meets Wednesday; other news and notes

The Biloxi City Council, facing a July 4 holiday on Tuesday, will meet Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at City Hall, where an agenda of 19 measures will face councilmembers.

Zoning issues — residential variances, for the most part — dominate the policy agenda. Mayor A.J. Holloway also expects to update councilmembers on the city’s property insurance coverage.

To see the complete agenda and available resolutions, click here.

News and notes

Webcasting: Sgt. Jackie Rhodes of the Biloxi Police Department provides updates on traffic and laws regarding fireworks in this week’s City Desk webcast. To listen, click here.

Speaking of traffic: The traffic signal at Popp’s Ferry Road and Jam Lane, which had been in the flashing mode since shortly after Hurricane Katrina, is now fully operational. To see the daily Traffic Update from the Public Works Department, click here.