NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION OF ELECTRIC FRANCHISE MUNICIPALITY OF LAUREL, MISSISSIPPI

NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION OF ELECTRIC FRANCHISE
MUNICIPALITY OF LAUREL, MISSISSIPPI

Notice is hereby given to the qualified electors of the Municipality of Laurel, Mississippi, that a special election shall be held in the Municipality of Laurel, on the 3RD day of August, 2020, on the following proposition:

PROPOSITION

Do you approve or disapprove the action of the City Council of the Municipality of Laurel, Mississippi, in adopting an ordinance entitled, “AN ORDINANCE GRANTING A NON-EXCLUSIVE ELECTRIC FRANCHISE TO MISSISSIPPI POWER COMPANY, ITS SUCCESSORS, AND ASSIGNS, IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF LAUREL, MISSISSIPPI,” whereby an electric franchise was granted to Mississippi Power Company, its successors, and assigns, as per the terms of said ordinance which was adopted by the City Council on the 7th day of July, 2020.

Said election will be held at the Laurel Train Depot in the Municipality of Laurel.

Said polling places will be open from the hour of seven o’clock a.m. until the hour of seven o’clock p.m. on said day. All qualified electors may vote at said election.

Said special election will be held pursuant to a Resolution of the City Council, adopted on the 7th day of July, 2020, calling a special election for the approval or disapproval of a majority of the qualified electors-of the Municipality of Laurel, Mississippi, of the action of the City Council in adopting an ordinance entitled, “AN ORDINANCE GRANTING A NON-EXCLUSIVE ELECTRIC FRANCHISE TO MISSISSIPPI POWER COMPANY, ITS SUCCESSORS, AND ASSIGNS, IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF LAUREL, MISSISSIPPI.”

A copy of said ordinance and proceedings whereby same was adopted is attached hereto as part of this notice.