New Mississippi flag designs submitted, final decision by Sept. 2

New Mississippi flag designs submitted, final decision by Sept. 2

MISSISSIPPI — The Commission to Redesign the Mississippi State Flag met July 28 for discussions on flag designs for the new Mississippi State Flag.

The last of the flag design submissions were to be submitted Aug. 1.

The commissioners will choose 25 flags a piece by Aug. 7 which narrows it down to more than a thousand entries to a maximum of 225.

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Commissioners will rank their top 10.

During the next meeting on Aug. 14, the commissioners will select five flags for final consideration.

The five flags will be placed on the MDAH website for public comment.

The commission will select the final flag to submit to the governor and the Legislature at the Sept. 2 meeting.

Visit their website to view the submissions.