From Mayor Hal Marx: I'm very pleased to announce that the City of Petal has reached a tentative agreement in principle on wastewater treatment. The final details are still being worked out for a contract, but the two cities have agreed on a price that is fair to the citizens of Petal and will not result in any immediate increase in rates. The board of aldermen and I will hold a town hall meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 21, at the Petal Civic Center, to fully explain t
The Mayor and Board of Aldermen are now accepting applications for persons interested in serving on the Petal School District Board of Trustees. Please submit a resume and cover letter to Mayor Hal Marx at Petal City Hall, 119 West 8th Ave. Applicants must be a resident within the city limits of the City of Petal. The position is for a five-year term on the school board, beginning in March. Applications will be accepted through January 20th.