Mayor Dane Maxwell

Hello, I am Mayor Dane Maxwell. Welcome to the City of Pascagoula’s website! It is my honor and privilege to extend the warmest of greetings to you as you explore the small-town charm of the place I call home.  I hope that you will find the information and services provided on our website to be useful. Our goal is to provide a website with easy access to information on city services and events of interests to the citizens we serve.

The City of Pascagoula, one of Mississippi’s largest cities, is the County Seat of Jackson County. Our community is 15.38 square miles in size and is bordered by the Gulf of Mexico to the south and the Pascagoula River, the last free-flowing river in the United States.  With relatively affordable housing, schools that are among the best in the State of Mississippi, premier healthcare facilities, home to two of Mississippi’s largest employers, Huntington-Ingalls Shipbuilding and the Chevron Pascagoula Refinery, and a unique beauty found all over town, it easy to understand why 22,000 people are proud to call Pascagoula home.

I think you will find that you love this city as I do. It is a great place to live, a great place for find work in our growing economy and more than enough places to play!  We offer an abundant supply of recreational opportunities to our citizens and visitors alike. Whether your interest is kayaking, fishing, biking, or walking, Pascagoula has something for everyone. Our civic and business community work in harmony with the city to ensure the needs of our citizens are met. We strive to provide our citizens and visitors with a quality of life and services second to none. We truly are Pascagoula Proud.

We are committed to improving and expanding our ability to provide citizens with information concerning the services and functions of our municipal government.

So, what are you waiting for? Come and explore all that Pascagoula has to offer and experience why Pascagoula is a great place to live, work and play!