JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin will serve on an Arkansas Supreme Court committee.
According to a press release, Chief Justice John Dan Kemp informed Mayor Harold Perrin by letter of his appointment to the court’s Security and Emergency Preparedness Committee.
Perrin will join the 16-member panel responsible for helping local agencies and governments develop plans for circuit and district courts around the state.
The committee helps with courtroom security around the state and determines which courts most need and should receive grant funding.
“It is an unexpected honor,” Perrin said. “It’s always important for Jonesboro to be included in anything that involves the entire state, so I think this can only be a positive for our city.”
Perrin’s term lasts until Sept. 30, 2022.