Economic Development

Dixie Electric continues to support our local economic development agencies in different initiatives to foster growth in our communities. A thriving local economy contributes to financial stability for our members and demonstrates a vested interest in the region’s growth and prosperity.

Economic Development Authority of Jones County

EDA/Jones County Chamber of Commerce

P.O. Box 527
Laurel, MS 39441

Petal Area Chamber of Commerce

P.O. Box 421
Petal, MS 39465

Wayne County Economic Development District

610 Azalea Drive
Waynesboro, MS 39367

Cooperative Energy

Mitch Stringer | Economic Development

205 N President Street
Jackson, MS 39201

Area Development Partnership

Covering Forrest, Lamar, Perry Counties, City of Petal, and City of Hattiesburg

One Convention Center Plaza
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Business Climate Infographics