Fifth Ward meeting Wednesday at Jervis

There will be a neighborhood meeting for the Fifth Ward at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday at Jervis Public Library, 613 N. Washington St. The focus of the meeting will be economic development within the City of Rome, as well as any specific issues anyone would like to discuss.

Christian Mercurio of the city’s Department of Community and Economic Development has been invited to give a mid-year review of pending projects, and what’s on the horizon for the rest of 2013 and on into 2014. In addition, there will also be a discussion about Planned Development as well, especially as it pertains to the Fifth and Sixth Wards. Mayor Joseph R. Fusco Jr. and Codes Department representatives have also been invited to attend.

While this is a meeting for the Fifth Ward, Councilor Frank R. Anderson invites any city resident to attend.