Apr
28

Ridgeland Gets Infrastructure Ready For Anticipated Population Explosion

By
– The Island Packet

The population boom hasn’t happened yet, but Ridgeland officials are laying the groundwork to expand its services when it does.

The Town Council last week chose a site for a new fire station, committed money to re-activate an old well and told town employees to pursue funding for a sewer project.

Ridgeland has grown from two square miles to 45 square miles over the past several years, said town administrator Jason Taylor.Its population has stayed between 2,500 and 3,000 people, but there are enough permitted developments waiting in the wings for the population to explode tenfold.

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