Video: Joyner Residents Vote to Accept Conservation District Plan
TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI) – In Tupelo, Residents of the Joyner neighborhood agree. They want to rebuild even better than before the EF-3 tornado struck. Mayor Jason Shelton laid out a Conservation District Plan to the Joyner Neighborhood Association on Monday. Thursday night residents voted to set regulations that will fit the needs of their area. Joyner residents will create what is comparable to a city planning commission. Commissioners will approve or decline permits that will oversee building plans. It’s all in an effort to preserve the integrity of the city’s neighborhoods.