The Town of Ackerman was chartered on February 16, 1884 upon the arrival of the Canton, Aberdeen and Nashville Railroad. Ackerman was named for the president of the railroad, William K. Ackerman. Ackerman has been the County Seat of Choctaw County since 1896. As of the 2000 census, the population was 1,696.
The Town of Ackerman announces its 2013 Christmas Parade, themed Christmas Blessings - Unity in the Community. The parade will take place on Thursday December 5th, 2013 at 6:00PM. If you are interested in entering a float into the parade, please return the attached form to Town Hall by November 29th, 2013.
This increase will be implemented with October water usage that is billed in November, 2013, and due on December 10, 2013. The last increase in water rates was February 1, 2012.
Listed below is a rate increase schedule for implementation for Town of Ackerman commercial and residential water and sewer customers.