City of Jackson National Planning Month Poster Contest October 21

In honor of National Planning Month, The City of Jackson’s Planning and Development Department in conjunction with the Department of Urban and Regional Planning at Jackson State University will host a poster competition open to middle and high school students.  The goal of civic engagement is to highlight the necessity of engaging the public, elected officials, and key leaders in discussions and activities that shape the future of our cities.


The event will be held Friday, October 21, 2016 at Jackson State University for middle and high school students.  Set up is from 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.  During the judging, students will be introduced to planning and be given the opportunity to participate in planning related activities.

Entry Form