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MML is the Official Non-Profit private organization of Cities and Towns of Mississippi. The MML lobbies the state and federal legislatures, provides education for municipal elected officials, provides technical support, represents municipalities with public and private entities, and is a networking media for municipal members.

Mississippi Municipalities

We've created an online version of our Mississippi Municipalities publication to make it easier for you to keep up with what is going on at MML & in communities around the state.

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Municipal Government Week 2017

Mississippi Municipal Government Week will be held January 15 - 21, 2017, as a part of the League's long-term effort to increase public support for and involvement in municipal government, as well as provide a means to raise awareness of the wide range of services provided by municipalities. MML has created a tool kit for members to celebrate Municipal Government Week in each community across the state.


Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grants

Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grants

Applications are now open for the Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grants.  The Smart Cities Council has introduced Readiness Challenge Grants to help five U.S. cities better use technology to become more innovative, inclusive and investment-ready. Winning cities will receive customized workshops along with supporting technology and services from Council Partners. Start your application today. Hurry: the deadline is December 31, 2016.  For more information visit


Grants Training in Jackson, MS - December 20-21, 2016

Earn 2 CMO Elective Credits by attending the following workshop!

Jackson Police Department and Grant Writing USA will present a two-day grants workshop in Jackson, December 20-21, 2016.  This training is applicable to grant seekers across all disciplines.  Attend this class and you'll learn how to find grants and write winning grant proposals.


Ready to Run: Campaign Training for Women

Earn 2 CMO Elective Credits for attending this training seminar where you will learn about campaign finance, communications and other topics to prepare your run for public office at no cost.


2017 Mississippi Mayors' Forum Applications Are Now Open!

Mississippi Mayors’ Forum
Starkville, MS
March 24 - 27, 2017

The Mississippi Mayors’ Forum (MMF) is an exciting new assistance opportunity developed in collaboration between the John. C. Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development at Mississippi State University and the Mississippi Municipal League. The program provides a select group of Mississippi Mayors with access to a panel of resource professionals who will assist in the identification and development of implementable solutions to specific challenges impacting their community.




Earn 2 CMO Credits for Attending the Grantsmanship Training Program

Alzheimer's Services of the Capital Area and The Grantsmanship Center are bringing the Grantsmanship Training Program to Baton Rouge, Louisiana, February 13-17, 2017.


Federal Funding and Technical Assistance Opportunities

Great information regarding a variety of federal funding opportunities for cities and towns!  


Historic District + Economic Development Seminar

Earn 2 CMO elective credits for attending the upcoming Historic District + Economic Development Seminar in Bay St. Louis on December 9, 2016. Register online at  For additional information, please contact Cathy Lawson at 601.594.5610.


Register Today for the 10th Annual Statewide Youth Leadership Summit

Register today for the 10th Annual Statewide Youth Leadership Summit! The Summit will be held at Delta State University in Cleveland, MS on March 3 - 4, 2017!