February 2, 2016




Beginning on Monday, February 15, 2016, and lasting for approximately 2 to 3 days, CSX Railroad will temporarily close the railroad crossings at the following locations for maintenance of equipment:

· Sycamore Street

· Second Street

After the maintenance repairs have been completed, the crossings will be reopened. CSX and the City ask that residents of these areas and citizens that travel across these locations, to be prepared to use an alternate nearby location to cross.




For the latest information regarding the Department of Justice Review Update and Attachments, please visit the City's Transparency website or by clicking the links here.  The City's Transparency page will allow you to clearly search for and review any and all documentation regarding the current and past financial status of the City of Bay St. Louis, as well as other important topics such as this.  It will provide you timely and factual information as it involves the City of Bay St. Louis and its residence.  Transparency in government is the commitment of the administration of Mayor Fillingame.


Should you have any questions regarding the reports listed please feel free to either come to City Hall or call us.  The Mayor and members of the administration would be happy to meet with you.




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Bay St. Louis was named one of "THE BEST LITTLE BEACH TOWNS"
in Coastal Living Magazine








One of "America's Coolest Small Towns 2013" according to budgettravel.com








Small Town America Travel Guide: Top 12 Places You Need to Visit
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12 Beautiful Beach Town Bargins for Fall 2014 according to budgettravel.com



"Best Pleasure Seekers Paradise" in a televised "Official Best of Mississippi 2014" travel feature on officialbestof.com.



Between the Highway and Home - Bay St. Louis & the Mississippi Gulf Coast


The Culture Trip, is a one-stop digital platform for global culture and lifestyle and culturetrip.com names Bay St. Louis as one of The 10 Most Beautiful Towns in Mississippi



May 20, 2015 - Census:  Bay St. Louis is Mississippi's fastest-growing city.


June 8, 2015 - Matador Network, the world’s largest independent travel publisher, with over 12 million unique monthly visitors ranks Bay St. Louis as one of America's 20 Coolest Beach Towns.