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GoCoast 2020 Commission Meeting to be held on Wednesday, November 7 in Biloxi

Event will be the final GoCoast 2020 Commission Meeting and will provide an update of work to date. (Biloxi, Miss.) – The GoCoast 2020 Commission will hold a meeting on Wednesday, November 7, at 12:00 noon in the foyer area of the … Continue reading

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GoCoast Powerpoint Presentation in Vietnamese

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GoCoast 2020 Commission sets three public meetings, starting Tuesday evening in Gautier

GAUTIER, Mississippi — The GoCoast 2020 Commission, a distinguished group of south Mississippi movers and shakers who will help steer millions in BP oil spill fine money, has announced three “listening sessions” this week, beginning Tuesday night in Jackson County. … Continue reading

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GoCoast 2020 looking for South Mississippi’s Ideas

GULFPORT — Community leaders don’t know how much money the RESTORE Act will bring to South Mississippi or when it will arrive, but they are getting ready for what they say is a one-time opportunity to make an impact that … Continue reading

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GoCoast 2020 Meets to Discuss How to Spend BP Money

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) – The GoCoast 2020 team is inching closer to determining how to use the money coming to Mississippi from the BP Restore Act. Wednesday, the more than 100 community members and leaders appointed to the team met … Continue reading

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GoCoast 2020 GoTeam Update

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GoCoast 2020 Listening Sessions to be held in Mississippi¹s Gulf Coast Counties October 2, 3, & 4

Events will provide an update of GoCoast 2020 work to date and will give the public additional opportunities for input into the process. (JACKSON, Miss.) ­ The GoCoast 2020 Commission will hold a series of three Listening Sessions‹one in each … Continue reading

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GoCoast 2020 Commission Meeting September 26

(JACKSON, Miss.) – The GoCoast 2020 Commission will hold a meeting on Wednesday, September 26, from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Great Southern Club in Gulfport. Each of the Commission’s teams will provide an update on its priorities. The media … Continue reading

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Governor Phil Bryant Announces Creation of GoCoast 2020

Group Will Advise on Utilizing RESTORE Act Funds to Aid the Mississippi Gulf Coast BILOXI—Gov. Phil Bryant today announced the creation of GoCoast 2020 at a news conference at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center. GoCoast 2020 was established … Continue reading

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Coast Leaders Kick-Start Plans to Use RESTORE Act millions

Gulf Coast leaders have begun planning how to use millions of dollars from the RESTORE Act recently passed by Congress. The money comes from fines BP will have to pay because of damage caused by the oil spill. MPB’s Rhonda … Continue reading

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