Community Development

The Community Development is the planning agency for the City of Philadelphia. The department is responsible for the community’s short and long term planning interests, while maintaining the City’s high standards of development in residential and commercial areas.

The Department of Community Development provides guidance to owners, developers, and design related professionals as to the development of land in the City of Philadelphia. 

We strive for responsible, responsive and creative solutions to meet the current needs of our citizens and the City, while planning for future generations.

Contact Information:

Community Development
City Hall
525 Main Street
Philadelphia, MS 39350
Phone: 601.656.3612