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Posted on: September 29, 2023

Public Input Sought to Improve Transportation Safety


Making local transportation as safe as possible is the goal of the Safe Streets and Roads for All (SS4A) Safety Action Plan—and the public can help create the best plan for Starkville. 


By taking a brief online survey, resident...

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Posted on: September 20, 2023

City Launches Starkville Alerts Notification System

Joel Clements

Starkville residents now have access to Starkville Alerts, a new and improved mass-notification system that makes it easy to stay informed about city services, traffic conditions, special events and other local news of interest.


“The new Starkvil...

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Posted on: August 29, 2023

Sanitation Employees Committed to Keeping Starkville Clean and Beautiful

Chris Smiley

Keeping the community clean and inviting is a task that Starkville’s sanitation employees take on every day. What’s more, they collect the garbage produced in residents’ homes by hand — a method that allows for better and more personalized service.


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Posted on: August 22, 2023

Starkville Invests $5 Million in Roadway Improvements

Cody Burnett

Better, smoother, safer travel is the goal of Starkville’s roadway improvement plan, which has invested $5 million in bond funds to resurface some of Starkville’s busiest thoroughfares.


“Our engineering and street de...

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Posted on: July 18, 2023

Police Partner with Local Businesses to Increase Public Safety

Mark Ballard

A program designed to reduce crime and enhance public safety is gaining momentum in Starkville, thanks to a thriving partnership between the Starkville Police Department and the local business community. 


Connect Starkville allows commer...

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Posted on: July 13, 2023

Multiple Drop-off Sites Available for Think Green Recycling Program

Two years since launching the Think Green recycling program, the City of Starkville hasexpanded drop-off locations to boost program participation and improve access andconvenience for local residents.

In addition to the main site at the Sanitation &...

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