Public Services

Adams Co. Board of Supervisors

The Board of Supervisors is the governing body of the county. One Supervisor is elected from each of the five districts in the county to serve a four-year term. The Board is responsible for adopting an annual budget, establishing the annual property tax rate, setting policies, goals and objectives to direct the county's growth and development, and carrying out other responsibilities as set forth by Mississippi state statutes. The Board appoints the County Administrator to manage the daily operations of the county. 

314 State St, Natchez / 601-442-2431

Website: adamscountyms.net


City of Natchez

The Cityof Natchez is run by an elected mayor with the Board of Aldermen as the governing body for the city. One alderperson is elected from each of the six wards to serve a four year term. The various city departments include:

  1. Cemetery

  2. Fire - Learn about the many different services provided by the Natchez Fire Department.

  3. Senior Citizens' Multipurpose Center - The Natchez Senior Citizen Multipurpose Center provides a central location where senior citizens can meet and pursue mutual interests.

  4. Parks & Recreation - The City of Natchez Parks and Recreations Department believes that park and recreation experiences enhance our citizens’ opportunities for a full, balanced and meaningful lifestyle.

  5. Personnel - Get information about City of Natchez benefits.

  6. Planning & Community Development - The City of Natchez Planning and Zoning Department is broken into 3 divisions. Find out what each division is responsible for.

  7. Police

  8. Public Works - The Department of Public Works ensures the safety and welfare our community through maintenance of city streets, stormwater drainage, various public properties and public health issues.

  9. Regional Transit - The Transit Department is committed to motivating our drivers to exhibit professionalism, courtesy, concern and empathy for our clients.

  10. Tourism - Discover exciting tourist attractions in the City of Natchez, Mississippi.

  11. Traffic - Learn about traffic statistics for the City of Natchez.

  12. Water Works - The Water Works Department provide technical and professional assistance towards the planning and development of City of Natchez sponsored projects and the water utility.

124 S. Pearl St, Natchez / 601-445-7500

Website: natchez.ms.us


SW MS Mental Health Complex

A 10 county network of mental health services that include psychotherapy, medication evaluations, substance abuse treatment and youth services.

Currently, SWMMHC has six (6) divisions including Administrative Services, Children & Youth Services, Community Support Services, Long Term Services, Medical Services and Mental Health Services. The staff includes psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, therapists, community support specialists, substance abuse prevention specialists, recovery support counselors, nurses and other support staff.

200 S. Wall St, Natchez / 601-446-6634

Website: swmmhc.org


Visit Natchez works hard to help supply visitors with all the essential needs for a great vacation in Natchez. The Natchez Visitor's Center provides information, maps, ticket sales and plenty of other resources for visitors.

640 S. Canal St, Natchez / 800-647-6724

Visit Natchez