Vicksburg mayor requests municipalities be included in federal emergency funding

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VICKSBURG, Miss. (WJTV) – The mayor of Vicksburg sent a letter to President Donald Trump, requesting municipalities be included in the federal emergency funding to cover budget shortfalls.

Mayor George Flaggs Jr. said the funded is needed so cities won’t have to furlough, layoff or terminate employees who provide services for the health, safety and welfare of the communities.

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