Municipal Court Cancels Sessions for Two Weeks

From:  City of Biloxi  3/16/2020   GCN

Biloxi Municipal Court will not be in session this week, however, the court itself remains open for those scheduled to make payments or perform court-appointed work.

An administrative order issued by the court today continues all cases for at least two weeks, through 5 p.m. on Friday, March 27.

The order also notes that judges may make case-by-case exceptions and consider motions when reviewing or considering trials, after consulting with all parties or their counsel of record.
See the administrative order

News & notes: Schedule revisions, weekly report

Planning Commission: The Biloxi Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday is being rescheduled to a later date. Those with cases pending will be notified. To see the Community Development page on the city website, click here.

No banquet: The Biloxi Bay Area Chamber of Commerce has announced that its Law Enforcement Awards Banquet, which had been set for March 18, is being moved to a later date.

The week that was: Last week, the Fire Department answered 143 calls for service, including 92 medical emergencies and five fires; the Police Department handled 1,718 calls for service; the Community Development Department issued 98 building permits with a construction valuation of more than $1.5 million and the Engineering Department continued to progress on projects throughout the city. To see the reports covering last week, click here.

Released by Vincent Creel and Cecilia Dobbs Walton