Friday, April 10
Good Friday
All city offices are closed
Tuesday, April 21
Council Meeting, 1:30 pm
Tuesday, April 28
Council Meeting, 1:30 pm
Tuesday, May 5
Council Meeting, 6:00 pm
Monday, May 10
Mother’s Day
Tuesday, May 19
Council Meeting, 1:30 pm
Monday, May 25
Memorial Day
All city offices are closed
Tuesday, May 26
Council Meeting, 1:30 pm
Tuesday, June 2
Council Meeting, 6:00 pm
Sunday, June 21
Father’s Day
Friday, July 3
Independence Day
All city offices are closed
Monday, September 7
Labor Day
All city offices are closed
Saturday, October 3
St. Patrick’s Day Parade, 2:00 pm
Parade Map  Participant Registration
St. Pat’s 5K Derby Run
Thu-Fri, November 26-27
All city offices are closed
Thu-Fri, December 24-25
All city offices are closed

The latest…                    Email me to receive the free/weekly Ward 5 eblast!

(04/03/20)  Watch this video (11 minutes) about the curfew… it may keep you from getting a ticket or being arrested!

(04/01/20)   A brief overview of the curfew…

(03/31/20)  City imposes curfew effective Thursday, April 2, 11:00 pm; “non-essential businesses” to close Thursday, April 2, 12:01 am.   

(03/30/20)  Daily update from Mayor Gilich and Police Chief John Miller

(03/30/20)  The Charles R. Hegwood Community Market will re-open offering produce only beginning Tuesday.  Read more

(03/24/20)  The new Community Bank construction progresses at the northeast corner of Lameuse St. & Howard Ave.  (The federal courthouse, empty for many years, used to sit on this site until it was demolished last year.)

(03/24/20)  Saenger Theatre scaffolding is going up this week followed by roof and fly tower replacement; expected to take about 11 months.

(03/23/20)  Tomorrow/Tuesday’s 1:30 Council meeting will be streamed live online.  Click here to watch.  (Until the meeting begins, you’ll see a live video feed from the Biloxi lighthouse camera.)

(03/22/20)  The latest Ward 5 eblast

(03/22/20)  The pictures below (click on to enlarge) show the roundabout (intersection of Forest Avenue and Division Street) now under construction for the new Keesler Air Force Base gate anticipated to be completed in mid-2021.  The gorgeous live oak tree, shown in the last image, is located at what used to be 565 Forest Avenue, home of my long-time friend, Gerald Forbes.

(03/22/20)  Big Play has a two story go-kart track under construction on Veterans Avenue just south of the fire station.

(03/21/20)  The latest Ward 5 eblast

(03/16/20)  The latest city information on city closings and postponements

(03/14/20)  Spring Break events scheduled at the Coast Coliseum have been cancelled by the promoter 

(03/12/20)  The City of Biloxi has added a web page  to their web site with information and practical advice related to the coronavirus… See the page

(03/02/20)  Miss the Ward 5 meeting last week?  You’re in luck!  To my knowledge, this is the first time a ward meeting has been recorded in its entirety.  Watch the entire video
Or, you may only wish to watch a particular topic:
CAO Comments
Census 2020
Churchill Avenue ditch/pipe
Coast Transit Authority Services
Debuys Road, north of Pass Road
Demolition of Oakmont Place Homes
Eisenhower Railroad Crossing    …and a bit more
Homeless Concerns
Miss. Gulf Coast Community College, road update   …and a bit more
NOLA Camera Network
Popp’s Ferry Bridge
Popp’s Ferry Extension (Pass Road to Hwy 90)
Saenger Theatre update
Short Term Rentals
Spring Break

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