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Posted on: October 18, 2016

CWL Park gazebo product of public-private partnership

A project that has produced a centerpiece gazebo at Jonesboro’s CWL Park is an example of a key way cities looking to continue to grow and make progress without new taxes can meet future demands.

The public-private partnership between the City of Jones...Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2016

Notice of Open House Public Meeting

WHAT:Public Involvement Meeting to discuss the proposed Jonesboro Shooting Sports Complex
WHEN: 5-7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, 2016

WHERE: Municipal Center
City Council Chambers 300 S Church Street
Jonesboro, AR

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Posted on: October 11, 2016

JPD Receives Almost $14,000 for Bullet-proof Vests

The City of Jonesboro has received a grant worth $13,860 to use for the purchase of 35 bullet-proof vests for its police officers over the next year, the U.S. Department of Justice has informed the city.

Each of the city’s 159 officers, plus 25 reserve...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

2016 Election Information

Election Day is Tuesday, November 8!

Here is some useful info about local candidates, races, polling places, and times. Visit for more information about your specific polling place or to see a sample ballot.

Click Here for Voter Information
Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...

Posted on: January 27, 2015

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