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Percy Bland

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Date of Birth September 23, 1970
Age 52 years, 4 months, 28 days
Place of Birth Crystal Springs
Country United States
Profession Politician
Horoscope Virgo

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Percy Bland is a famous Politician, born on September 23, 1970 in United States. As of January 9, 2023, Percy Bland’s net worth is $5 Million.

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Biography

Percy Bland was born in Crystal Springs, Mississippi on September 23, 1970. Bland grew up in Jackson, Mississippi and attended St. Joseph High School, Bland later earned a B.S in Chemistry at Xavier University of Louisiana of New Orleans, and played collegiate basketball. Bland also earned a Master’s of Public Health (MPH) degree at the University of Southern Mississippi..

Bland went on to work for the Fulton County Health Department in Atlanta, Georgia where he served as an epidemiologist in the Tuberculosis Control Department. Bland met his wife Deidre in Atlanta and the couple was married on August 15, 1999. Deidre Bland currently works as a teacher at Ross Collins in the Meridian Public School District. Bland returned to Mississippi and began employment as the Human Resources Director and Marketing Director with the G.A. Carmichael Family Health Center. Bland came to Meridian to own and operate a State Farm Insurance Agency. Bland continues to run and manage a very successful insurance Agency.

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In 2007, Bland served as co-chair to pass a bond issue for the first major renovations and improvements to Meridian’s public schools in more than 20 years. The bond issue was for $19.5 million. The bond issue passed on March 27, 2007 with 71.3%.

Percy Bland Net Worth

Percy Bland is one of the richest Politician & listed on most popular Politician. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Percy Bland's net worth $5 Million.

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In 2007, Bland served as co-chair to pass a bond issue for the first major renovations and improvements to Meridian’s public schools in more than 20 years. The bond issue was for $19.5 million. The bond issue passed on March 27, 2007 with 71.3%.

Bland and several local businesses began recognizing an outstanding teacher or staff member from two MPSD schools a month during the 2013-14 school year. Improvements to public safety were made to the newly annexed part of Meridian through a new warning siren at the recently constructed fire station in that area. Meridian youth sports were brought together through one comprehensive program in the Meridian Parks and Recreation Department. The program brought in more mentors, more coaches, and more churches as partners for the City of Meridian to work with youth through athletics. In May 2014, the City of Meridian pledged $750,000 to help build a new community center.

On June 4, 2013, Percy Bland won the election for mayor of Meridian by 54% of the vote. Before he took office, Bland formed a 29-member transition team from the community to study five issues – education, community development, public safety, infrastructure and city partnerships – and make recommendations about how to more improve those areas in Meridian. Bland was sworn in as the first African-American mayor of the city of Meridian on July 1, 2013.

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In September 2014, Bland began a mayor’s initiative to raise awareness of school attendance and the dangers of dropping out of high school. Through his Mayor’s Youth Council, Bland created a public service announcement that emphasized issues that high school students face, such as bullying, drugs, and depression.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Politician. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Percy Bland celebrates birthday on September 23 of every year.

In October 2014, Bland launched his Kidz Zone Initiative, a program that partnered the City of Meridian with city and county schools, both local and private, to strengthen families. On the second Saturday of each month Disney movies are shown at the Meridian Temple Theatre for $2. The program encourages fathers to play an active role within their children’s lives. All fathers are allowed free admission to the movie. Also in October 2014, Bland started a “Senior Prom” initiative to engage senior citizens and provide more community activities for that population.

In June 2014, Bland built a team to bring a new airline carrier to Meridian. American Airlines the largest airline carrier in the world brings their service to Meridian under the American Eagle brand. Express Jet will operate the service for American Airlines.

In May 2014, the City of Meridian launched a series of new programs to help fight crime in the city, including a new gang task force, a new team of Meridian police officers and citizens to help with tips on crime, and penalizing parents when their children do not comply with the Mississippi Compulsory School Attendance Law.

During the first Meridian City Council meeting of the new administration, on July 2, 2014, Bland proposed his livable wage policy. Bland proposed a $9 an hour minimum salary for all city employees that was to be funded by money saved through cuts to other areas of the municipal budget. Bland’s livable wage proposal became city policy when the city council passed the municipal budget on September 17, 2013.

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