Newcomer Info

CAR TAGS

Tax Collector’s Office
135 West Center St., Canton | 601-859-5226
344 Highway 51, Ridgeland (South Annex) | 601-856-4472

ELECTRICITY

Entergy | 1-800-368-3749
Canton Municipal Utidivties | 859-2921

GAS

Atmos Energy | 601-961-6600
Centerpoint Energy | 601-856-9348
Canton Municipal Utidivties | 601-859-2921

HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION

Tax Assessor’s Office
135 West Center St., Canton | 601-859-1921
344 Highway 51, Ridgeland (South Annex) | 601-856-1796

LIBRARIES

Canton – 102 Priestly St., 39046 | 601-859-3202
Flora – 168 Carter St., 39194 | 601-879-8835
Madison – 994 Madison Ave., 39110 | 601-856-2749
Ridgeland – 397 Highway 51, 39157 | 601-856-4536

NEWSPAPERS

The Clarion-Ledger | 601-961-7000
Madison County Herald | 601-859-1221
Madison County Journal | 601-853-4222

POSTAL SERVICES

Camden – 2124 Highway17 | 662-468-2798
Canton – 150 S. Union | 601-855-7245
Flora – 4852 Main St. | 601-879-3101
Madison – 990 Highway 51 | 601-853-2403
Ridgeland – 611 S. Pear Orchard Rd. | 601-991-0249
Sharon – 3065 43 North | 601-859-7534

TELEPHONE

C Spire | 855-277-4734AT&T | 601-557-6500
Time of Day and Temperature
TimeTemp Plus | 601-355-9311

TV/CABLE

Comcast Cable | 601-982-0922
Galaxy Cablevision | 601-859-2835

VOTER REGISTRATION

Residents who have lived in Madison County for at least 30 days may register to vote either at the Circuit Clerk’s office in the Madison County Courthouse in Canton (859-4365) or at your local City Hall. Mississippi is the only state which has not adopted Motor Voter Registration. If you register to vote at a public office such as a driver’s license station or public assistance office, you are eligible to vote in federal elections only. You must register to vote in state and local elections at the Circuit Clerk’s office, a city hall or through the mail.

WATER

Cameron Water Association | 601-468-2607
Canton, Canton Municipal Utilities | 601-859-2921
East Madison Water Association | 601-859-2810
Flora, Flora City Hall | 601-879-8686
Madison, City of Madison | 601-856-7116
Bear Creek | 601-856-5969
Pearl River Valley | 601-856-6574
Ridgeland, Ridgeland City Hall | 601-856-7113
West Madison Utility District | 601-879-8810