News Flash

Home Page

9 Stories
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Memorial Day Sanitation Schedule

sani-schedule_memorial_day-2019

The City of Jonesboro offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

Home Page
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Jessup Dr. and Jonathan Dr. CLOSED May 24, 2019

jessup & jonathan street closings May 24, 2019

Jessup Drive (runs from N. Church to Warren) and Jonathan Street (runs from Warren to N Patrick) will be CLOSED to all traffic tomorrow, Friday, May 24, in order for the City Streets Department to perform overlays

Home Page
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Memorial Day Safety Tips

Memorial Day Weekend Safety Tips Chart

Your Memorial Day barbecue is the unofficial start of the summer season. Make the most of this warm-weather celebration with a few Memorial Day safety tips from the safety teams at Jonesboro E911.General Water Safety:Children should always be supervised: ...

Read on...

Home Page
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Please Watch for Farm Equipment on Roadways

Ripped up car hood by something very sharp from farm equipment.

The spring season means an increase in farm activity, and transporting farm equipment from one field to the next will once again be a necessity for many in the business of agriculture. Please watch for farm machinery on the roadways.

Read on...

Home Page
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Tim Wooldridge of ADFA Speaks to Realtors

Director of Outreach at ADFA Tim Wooldridge, Branch Manager of Supreme Lending Amanda Eaton, and May

Today, local realtors met at the Glass Factory to listen to guest speaker Tim Wooldridge of the Arkansas Development Finance Authority talk about home affordability initiatives, and present awards and scholarships.

Home Page
Posted on: May 13, 2019

Statements from Mayor Perrin and Chief Elliott on K-9 Incident

k9 officer shot ps

From Mayor Harold Perrin: 

As mayor of Jonesboro, I lead a city that is significantly larger today than when I took office over a decade ago. I feel very good about Jonesboro’s progress and overall growth. We are always reassessing and r...

Read on...

Home Page
Posted on: May 16, 2019

JET Summer Youth Program

JET Bus on the road.

The JET bus system has kicked off its summer discount programs, which run through August and benefit Jonesboro’s young people and all bicyclists.

Jonesboro Transportation Supervisor Michael Black announced the Rack-n-Ride program, which allows bi...

Read on...

Home Page
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Nettleton EAST Students Show Appreciation

Nettleton EAST students stand with teacher Sandra Taylor and City of Jonesboro Digital Media Special

We would like to thank the students of EAST at Nettleton who partnered with the Communications Dept. to create the anti-cigarette butt litter campaign videos. They stopped by to thank us and we reciprocated the gratitude.

Read on...

Home Page