‘Bee Movie’ moved to April 18; other news and notes

Biloxi Main Street has announced that its Town Green presentation of the animated “Bee Movie” planned for Friday has been postponed to next Friday, April 18, because of forecasted inclement weather this week.

The free presentation, part of Main Street’s hugely successful “drive-in movie” series on the Town Green, begins at 6 p.m., with door prizes and other family fun.

The movie will be shown at dark, and those attending are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. Soft drinks and snacks will be sold.

The movie is co-sponsored by the city and Beau Rivage Resort & Casino.

Main Street is asking those attending to donate one canned-food item for the Loaves & Fishes Soup Kitchen.

Cookin’ on the Green: To print a flyer about a free Brown Bag cookout and live entertainment on the Town Green on Friday, April 18, click here.

Woodlands Drive to close Monday for emergency repairs

The Biloxi Public Works Department is notifying residents of Woodlands Drive in the Woolmarket community that the street will be closed Monday beginning at 8 a.m. to repair a collapsed drainage line.

Since Woodlands Drive has no other outlets, residents who need to travel during the day should park at the road entrance before construction begins.

Biloxi Public Works staffers on Friday plan to notify individual residents of the work.

Public Works teams hope to have new drainage lines installed by the end of the day Monday.

News and notes

Police opening: The Biloxi Police Department will hold a grand opening on Saturday for the department’s new satellite office at Edgewater Mall. For details on the event, click here.

Condo report: An updated report from the city’s Community Development Department shows that 10 of 30 proposed condominium developments will need renewed approvals if they choose to proceed. To see the report,
click here.

City Desk: Biloxi D’Iberville Press Editor Nicole Lacour Young hosts this week’s edition of “City Desk,” a 21-minute discussion of myriad issues, including the mayor’s ratification of the RW Development re-zoning. To listen to the program, taped Wednesday, click here.

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