Sewer work to begin in Holly-Bluff/Cedar Lake area

The City of Biloxi will hold a public meeting on Wednesday to let residents know about the pending installation of sewer service in the Holly Bluff and Cedar Lake areas.

The meeting will be from 6 to 8 p.m. at the North Bay Elementary School Gymatorium, 1825 Popp’s Ferry Road.

Employees from the City Engineering Department, engineering firm A. Garner Russell & Associates, and contractor Jay Bearden Construction will be on hand to answer questions about the addition of a sewer to the area.

The  yearlong project, which begins Monday, May 30 will impact Holly Bluff Circle, Cedar Lake Road north of Interstate 10, Silkwood Lane, Easy Lane, Summer Cove and Spring Drive.

Details: 228-435-6269


News and notes

Senior Olympics banquet: Registered athletes and their family members will take a time out from the Mississippi Senior Olympics this evening for a Celebration of Athletes Banquet.  The banquet beings at 6 p.m. at the Biloxi Civic Center, 578 Howard Ave. To learn about the games themselves and how you can watch, click here.

Podcasting: This week’s City Desk podcast makes note of a mayoral milestone, discusses the latest on infrastructure, previews Police Week events and welcomes Cecilia Dobbs Walton, the city’s new public affairs specialist. To listen to the program, click here.

City Councuil:  The Biloxi City Council meets Tuesday afternoon at 1:30 at City Hall.  Amomg the issues on the agenda: