Phil Torjusen

Mayoral Monday: Gautier Mayor Phil Torjusen

In 2019, the City of Gautier saw major improvements in an ongoing sewage problem, as well as water quality improvements, plus a new walking trail and fitness area. Just a few weeks ago, many topics were discussed during the the…

Gautier mayor swears in

The City of Gautier now has a new mayor, Phil Torjusen was officially sworn in this evening. Torjusen won 68 percent of the vote back in May of the primary elections against incumbent Gordon Gollott. There was no opposition in…

The Future of Gautier

The mayor elect of Gautier, Phil Torjusen, discussed his plans for the future of his city. Along with other new, Jackson County mayors, Torjusen believes teamwork for leadership will take the county in a new direction. They plan on hosting…

Incoming Gautier Mayor's Plans

Incoming Gautier Mayor "Phil Torjusen" says the city needs to increase revenue to bolster city services. Torjusen told the Mississippi press the city has struggled since Singing River Mall closed in 2013 and Wal-Mart pulled out of a plan to…

Gautier mayoral election

The Gautier mayoral race was determined tonight in the primaries. Republican Phil Torjusen beats incumbent Gordon Gollott with 997 votes to 468 votes.