Safer at Home

Gov. Tate Reeves issued a new Executive Order on Friday, April 24, that is effective beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, April 27 through 8 a.m., Monday, May 11. The Safer at Home order encourages people to stay at home when not engaged in essential activities or essential travel. If individuals are engaged in essential activities or essential travels,  they shall maintain social distancing of 6 feet and avoid gatherings of more than 10 people.

The details of the order can be viewed here: Governor's Executive Order #1477

SBA loan information

Small businesses that need help to apply to the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program can find the latest information on coronavirus relief options from the following sources:

www.mssbdc.org offers a wealth of information including a detailed list of items to

have on hand for filling out the application form.  The Small Business

Administration provides full details on applying for the EIDL through its website,

Waste Management message

Dear Madison Citizens,

     First, I want to say thank you for your patience and understanding during this difficult time.  We are all adapting our normal routines to do the right things to keep our families safe and healthy. None of us expected the changes happening so quickly around us.

     During this time, many people are working hard at their jobs, going above and beyond to provide services we all need. We appreciate their service in doing what helps keep our lives and homes running as smoothly as possible right now.

State of Emergency Proclamation

As of noon April 1, Madison has entered into a state of local emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  As of noon April 2,  essential businesses, defined by Gov. Tate Reeves' executive order, can continue to operate but all businesses not identified as essential shall close; restaurants must only provide curbside, drive-thru, take-out or delivery services; and Madison's parks, arts center, community center and athletic fields shall remain closed.

State of Emergency Proclamation 

Resource List

Madison the City Chamber of Commerce has compiled a list of resources with emails and contact phone numbers that can help with a wide variety of information, if needed, during this time. 

List of Resources

Parks Closed

With schools closed through April 18, Madison's Strawberry Patch Park and Liberty Parks are closed through April 17. Read Parks Director Nathan Hanson's letter about the closure.

Parks Closing Letter

Health and Safety

Madison is monitoring what’s happening with the coronavirus as national and state health officials make recommendations to ensure people’s safety.

We want to make sure we provide a safe and healthy environment for all our citizens of every age. Based on information and recommendations from the Mississippi State Department of Health, Madison is being cautious by suspending certain activities where our citizens gather on city property.

Health and Safety

Madison is monitoring what’s happening with the coronavirus as national and state health officials make recommendations to ensure people’s safety.

We want to make sure we provide a safe and healthy environment for all our citizens of every age. Based on information and recommendations from the Mississippi State Department of Health, Madison is being cautious by suspending certain activities where our citizens gather on city property.

Senior Social Luau

This year's Senior Social for Madison's retirees is a Luau on Thursday, March 12, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  It will be held at First Baptist Church of Madison.

Tickets are $5 and must be purchased in advance at either the Community Center on Old Canton Road or the Madison the City Chamber of Commerce office on Main Street.

Sponsors for this year's event are Sunnybrook Estates, Natchez Trace Memorial Park, Merit Health, St. Catherine's Village, Compassus Hospice and Palliative Care, Origin Bank and Humana.

Senior Social Luau

        Senior Social Luau for Madison retirees is Thursday, March 12, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Madison.

Tickets are $5 and must be purchased in advance at the Community Center on Old Canton Road or the Madison the City Chamber of Commerce office.                                                          

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