Video: Aberdeen Leaders Gather Input for Future Plans
ABERDEEN, Miss. – (WCBI) Aberdeen city leaders start the new year with high expectations, and fresh ideas about how to get involved.
Several ministers, civic members, and leaders of non-profit organizations came together for a town hall style meeting with residents Tuesday afternoon.
Mayor Cecil Belle says the development of this panel with give all different groups a chance to explain what they do and offer Aberdeen citizens a chance to participate in community improvement.
“A lot of time, citizens don’t get an opportunity to come to those meetings, so I want to give them an opportunity to have some input because they are stake holders in our city,” says Mayor Belle.
Participants also took a look back at 2014 to review the progress that has been made, like the introduction of their healthy city initiative.