Installing Updates for Ward 6

Connecting Us Do you know that the City of Gulfport has an app? It’s called Gulfport Connect. Since the City rolled out 311 and the citizens’ request call center, citizens have helped us identify issues that need to be addressed all over Gulfport. Now, we have an app that will help re
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Talking Trash…

Click here to view in original form in your browser: http://rleeflowers.com/talking-trash/ Cleaning Up Confusion Since I first took office over 8 years ago, two subjects generate more phone calls, emails, and text messages for me than any others: drainage and trash (solid waste collec
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Dedeaux Road Widening Project Update – July 2016

To view in web browser, click http://rleeflowers.com/dedeaux-road-widening-project-update-july-2016/. We continue to receive monthly updates from Waggoner Engineering in regards to the widening of Dedeaux Road. Currently, we are working on Phase I of a 3 phase widening effort. Phase I
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Addressing Issues Identified from Flash Flooding

To view in web browser, click http://rleeflowers.com/addressing-issues-identified-from-flash-flooding/. Cleaning Ditches Gulfport Public Works has started addressing areas of concern that have been identified by the department and through citizens’ calls from the April 28 flash
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Dedeaux Road Widening Project Update – June 2016

To view in web browser, click http://rleeflowers.com/dedeaux-road-widening-project-update-june-2016/. We are continuing to receive monthly updates from Waggoner Engineering in regards to the widening of Dedeaux Road. Currently, we are working on Phase I of a 3 phase widening effort. P
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Flood Recovery Meeting Follow-up

To view in your web browser, click http://rleeflowers.com/flood-recovery-meeting-follow-up/. I want to thank everyone that attended the community meeting on Thursday evening, June 9, that dealt with the recovery effort from the April 28 torrential rains and flash flooding. As I stated
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FEMA Denied. What Can We Do?

FEMA Denies Individual Assistance for Flood Victims You may have seen the news recently about FEMA denying individual assistance for the April 28 rain event that caused flooding in numerous neighborhoods of Gulfport, especially in the Orange Grove area. Sun Herald: http://www.sunheral
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Transportation Projects Updates

It takes a tremendous amount of effort and time to design a road, acquire property, secure funds, and get all the necessary approvals in place to actually construct it. Here’s an update on a couple of big transportation projects affecting Ward 6. Dedeaux Road Widening Project We
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Flood Recovery Continues

Governor Declares State of Emergency Yesterday evening Governor Phil Bryant declared a State of Emergency for Harrison County including Gulfport. This is good news for our area. It opens doors to state funds to assist with drainage infrastructure improvements in the affected areas and
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Staying Informed…

Having trouble viewing this email? View it on your browser.   Interactive Map of Capital Projects & Status Last year, the City Council voted to issue $20 million of bonds to fund various infrastructure improvements needed throughout the City. The City’s Engineering and
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