MONROE COUNT, Miss. (WCBI)-The Mississippi Department of Transportation gave a great holiday gift to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department a new van.
The Sheriff’s Department was presented the 2005 Dodge Grand Caravan from MDOT in a ceremony at 2 Thursday (12-20) this afternoon.
The Sheriff’s Department says MDOT’s done an outstanding job to keep Monroe County litter free.
The Monroe County Sheriff Department implemented an Inmate Litter Pick Up program.
It has been successful in keeping the roadways in Monroe County litter free.
Monroe County Sheriff Department has also been very stern in enforcing fines for littering in Monroe County.
The Sheriff’s Department says the new van will be a great asset to its department in continuing to keep Monroe County clean.