Lamar County Comprehensive Plan Update

May 10, 2018

Lamar County Comprehensive Plan Update

The Lamar County Board of Supervisors is in the process of updating its Comprehensive Plan for adoption by September 2018.  Public participation and input is important and welcome.

The Comprehensive Plan is a broad-based twenty-five year plan that guides the county livability consistent with the community’s vision.  The initial Comprehensive Plan was adopted in 2008.

Elements of the Plan consist of Goals and Objectives, Land Use, Transportation Plan, and Public Facilities Plan. The Public Participation Input meetings have been scheduled for the following dates, time and locations.

Date                                                                      Location                                                               Time

Tuesday, May 8, 2018                                     Lamar Park Community Center                  6:00 pm

Thursday, May 10, 2018                                 Lumberton Community Center                  6:00 pm

Tuesday, May 15, 2018                                   Sumrall Community Center                          6:00 pm

Thursday, May 17, 2018                                 Purvis Community Center                            6:00 pm

Tuesday, May 22, 2018                                   Oak Grove Community Center                    6:00 pm

For more information about the Lamar County Comprehensive Plan update, please refer to the Lamar County Board of Supervisors website at



Lamar County Planning Department Senior Planner-Michael Hershman

(601) 794.1024