City Hall

City Hall serves as the hub of Batesville’s government.  Within City Hall can be found the Mayor’s Office, the City Clerk’s Office, Municipal Court’s Office, and the Utility Department. City Hall is also responsible for the town budget, purchasing, tax collection, voter registration, and  business licenses.


In order for invoices to be considered for approval by the Board of Aldermen they must be received and processed prior to 25th of the month.  The Board will then consider them for approval at the first board meeting of the next month.


The Board of Aldermen and other various Boards and Commissions meet here as well.  The City of Batesville operates under a Mayor and Board of Aldermen form of government.


Board Meetings

Mayor and Board of Aldermen meetings are held the first and third Tuesday of every month beginning at 2 p.m.  In the event you would like to address the Mayor and Board as a whole, you must submit your name(s) and a summary of the matter(s) to be presented to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen at least five (5) working days in advance to the Assistant City Clerk.  You can download the form below and submit it by email to or hand deliver it to Shonnah Weaver at City Hall.


Mayor’s Office 

The Mayor’s Office if open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  If  you would like to see the Mayor in regards to an issue, you may contact Susan Berryhill, she will be glad to help you with any issues you may have and direct  you to the correct department.  She will also be able to schedule you an appointment to see the Mayor.


103 College Street                            Mailing Address: 
Batesville, MS 38606                        City of Batesville
Telephone: (662) 563-4576              P.O. Box 689

Fax: (662) 563-5120                         Batesville, MS 38606


Name                           Position                        Telephone                    Email
Susan Berryhill             City Clerk                     (662) 563-4576 
Shonnah Weaver         Assistant City Clerk      (662) 360-1998 
Beth Austin                   Administrative               (662) 563-6615
Cindy Roper                Payroll Clerk                 (662) 563-6614