Posts Tagged ‘incorporation’

New city to hold public hearing on proposed ward boundaries

DIAMONDHEAD — The newly formed city of Diamondhead will hold a public hearing April 2 on its proposed ward lines and officials have posted the maps on their new city website. The Sun Herald reports the website, which officials acknowledge is rudimentary and was developed for $400, shows two proposed maps for the four wards. […] [...]

Consultant recommends four wards for Diamondhead

DIAMONDHEAD — A consultant has proposed four wards for the newly incorporated city of Diamondhead in Hancock County. Mayor Chuck Ingraham tells the Sea Coast Echo the draft map from Bridge and Watson of Oxford is step one of the election process of June 2013. Ingraham says public hearings will be held on the proposed […] [...]

New City of Diamondhead could open in early February

by Published: January 24,2012

Tags: city, courts, incorporation, lawsuit, municipality

DIAMONDHEAD — Diamondhead already has its governmental officials in place, with Chuck Ingraham as its first mayor. Now it’s just a matter of getting all the red tape taken care of. Ingraham tells the Sea Coast Echo the new City of Diamondhead could be open for business as early as Feb. 6. “Now we control […] [...]

Court ruling likely ends Diamondhead incorporation fight

DIAMONDHEAD — A Mississippi Supreme Court decision likely ends the court battle over Diamondhead’s incorporation. Yesterday, the court denied a petition to rehear the incorporation, which was filed by attorneys for John Fletcher and others against the plan. They contended the court was incorrect when it ruled proper notice was given because the hearing was […] [...]

Diamondhead incorporation opponents want re-hearing

DIAMONDHEAD — Opponents to the incorporation of the Gulf Coast community of Diamondhead have asked the Mississippi Supreme Court for more time to prepare a motion for rehearing. The opponents filed the motion Wednesday. The deadline to file a motion for rehearing was 5 p.m. yesterday. The opponents want more time to prepare their arguments […] [...]

Court upholds Coast community’s incorporation bid

by Published: October 28,2011

Tags: cities, courts, incorporation, municipal government, towns

DIAMONDHEAD — The Mississippi Supreme Court has upheld the incorporation of Diamondhead on the Gulf Coast. The Supreme Court rejected complaints from plaintiffs that the incorporation petition was improperly filed and a chancellor didn’t let opponents cross-examine witnesses at a hearing. The Supreme Court, in yesterday’s decision, said the incorporation petition was properly handled and […] [...]

October Incorporations – 2009

by Published: November 23,2009

Tags: incorporation, October

Here is the October list of the state’s newly incorporated businesses from the Secretary of State’s office. Listings include business name, type, date formed and location. October 2009 Incorporations [...]

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