Governor Bryant Orders Early Closing of Some State Offices Due to Potential Effects of Winter Weather

JACKSON — After consulting with the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and other emergency officials, Gov. Phil Bryant has ordered state offices in areas affected by winter weather, including the Jackson Capitol Complex, to close at 3:30 p.m. today.

State agency directors have discretion to retain or bring in essential personnel and should notify those employees who need to remain at work after 3:30 p.m. Gov. Bryant and emergency officials will continue to monitor the weather and will issue further guidance and updates as necessary.