Jefferson County, Arkansas

Quorum Court

The County Judge presides over the Quorum Court without a vote but with the power of veto.  The Judge's Office prepares the agenda and all business of the Quorum Court.  The business is first discussed in committee meetings, then in a Full Court Session.  There are nine committees: Buildings & Grounds, Community Development/Grants, Education, Finance, Health & Welfare, Judicial, Public Safety/Emergency Services, Solid Waste/Recycling, and Youth & Recreation.  These committees meet on the first Tuesday after the first Monday of every month.  After business is discussed and voted upon in Committee Meetings, it is presented to the Full Court on the next Monday.  Each item is voted upon by all Justices of the Peace in the Full Court and is either formally adopted or rejected.  The schedule of meetings is subject to the county's holiday schedule.

The meetings are held at 5:30 in the Quorum Court Chambers of the Jefferson County Courthouse at 101 West Barraque Street.  Notice of special meetings are announced through the Pine Bluff Commercial.

QUORUM COURT 2017

District 1 - Morris Caldwell

District 2 - Reginald Adams

District 3 - Delton Wright

District 4 - Mandy Alford

District 5 - Jimmy Lee Fisher, Sr.

District 6 - Herman Ginger

District 7 - Melanie Johnson Dumas

District 8 - Roy Agee

District 9 - Cedric Jackson

District 10 - Dr. Conley F. Byrd, Jr.

District 11 - Danny Holcomb

District 12 - Ted Harden

District 13 - Brenda Bishop Gaddy