Crime Reduction

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Public safety remains a key priority for Jacksonians. In our short time in office, we’ve implemented strategies and policies that have led to decreases in major crimes and the accreditation of the Jackson Police Department for the FIRST time ever in its existence. Decreases In Crime For the last two years, major crime has decreased by double digits throughout Jackson. Let’s …

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Infrastructure Improvement

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Infrastructure Improvement is still a major issue in Jackson, Mississippi. When this administration came into office, we had the tough task of dealing with years of neglected infrastructure throughout this great city. In our few short years, we’ve stay committed to our promise of addressing our decaying infrastructure the RIGHT way. For the first time in decades, we’ve made your roads, bridges, …

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Jackson’s Momentum

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Since April of 2014, I have been honored to serve as your Mayor, and it is my humble desire to continue in that capacity. Over the course of my term in office, our City has pushed onward and upward while mitigating, and in some cases, eliminating a plethora of obstacles. Whether it was misinformation, poor business practices, or growing financial …

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Yarber Administration Highlights

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Yarber Administration Accomplishments (2014-2016) Department of Planning and Development First recipient in the State of Mississippi to receive grant funding for Lead Based Paint Hazard Control grant in the amount of nearly $1.4 million from the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes. Re-instituted Limited Housing repair Program for eligible Jackson Homeowners to …

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