The Poplar Springs Neighborhood Watch group has scheduled a Neighborhood Watch Meeting on Thursday, March 24, 2022 at Noon at the Velma Young Community Center located at 1530 24th Street. The Velma Young Center will serve as a temporary meeting location for the neighborhood watch group until a permanent meeting space within the Poplar Springs neighborhood becomes available. Attendees will receive an overview of the Neighborhood Watch Program and the group will elect new officers during this meeting. The meeting is expected to last an hour. The public is invited to attend and encouraged to bring lunch to have with complimentary beverages provided by the Meridian Coca-Cola Bottling Company. The attached announcement and meeting agenda provide more details. For more information about the Neighborhood Watch Program and how to start a group in your neighborhood, please contact Meridian Police Lt. Rita Jack at (601) 513-6916.