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Posted on: September 17, 2020

NOTICE: CITY COUNCIL MEETING RESCHEDULED TO THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2020 AT 5:30 PM

NOTICE: THE CITY COUNCIL MEETING HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2020 TO THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2020 AT 5:30 PM DUE TO NATIONAL NIGHT OUT. 

At the City Council meeting on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, Councilmember Dr. Charles Coleman moti...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

NOTICE: PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE MEETING RESCHEDULED TO THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2020 AT 5:00 PM

NOTICE: PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE MEETING RESCHEDULED TO THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2020 AT 5:00 PM

At the City Council meeting on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, Councilmember John Street motioned, seconded by Councilmember Joe Hafner, to move the Public Works Committ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

JONESBORO CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS - MEETING PROCEDURES

Jonesboro City Council Chambers – Meeting Procedures

Effective June 9, 2020

These procedures will be effective for the Jonesboro City Council, Council Committees, and other city board/commission/committee meetings that use the Council Chambers.

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Posted on: January 27, 2015

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Census Saturdays

Census Satudays Flyer, Jonesboro Ar

City, County ask all residents to fill out Census 
Jonesboro and Craighead County’s Census count remains low, and local leaders are urging residents to be counted to ensure our city and county receive our fair share of federal funding ov...
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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Law Enforcement Task Force

Law Enforcement Task Force Meeting, Jonesboro, Ar

Governor Asa Hutchinson created the Law Enforcement Task Force to Advance the state of Law Enforcement in Arkansas.  
The task force was created to study and analyze the best practices and procedures for recruiting, training, and maintaining law e...
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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Flu Shot Week

Flu shot week flyer 2020 september 21-25

Next week is Flu Shot Week at the Craighead County Health Department

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

AFJROTC Cadet Earns Key to the City and National Award

Cadet Laityn Tippy with Councilman Chris Moore holding Key to the City

Last night at the Jonesboro City Council meeting, Councilman Chris Moore made a proclamation and presented the Key to the City to Air Force JROTC cadet Laityn Tippy of Westside High School.  She was recently recognized as the Most Outstanding AFJ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Deputy Clerk April Leggett Receives Notable Certifications

Deputy City Clerk April Leggett with her certifications

Last night at the City Council meeting, Andrea Williams (Paragould City Clerk and immediate past President of the Arkansas City Clerks, Recorders, and Treasurers Association, an organization under the umbrella of the International Institute of Municipal C...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Jonesboro Firefighter Testing

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Jonesboro Fire Department – The City of Jonesboro Civil Service Commission will be testing for the position of Entry Level Firefighters on Saturday, November 7, 2020.  
Pre-Qualifications for an Entry Level Firefighter include:
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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Drive Thru Flu Shot Clinic

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September 21, 23, 24 and 25 they are also offering flu shots and will come out to parking lot to give them upon arrival, it's just not a “drive thru”

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

2020 Election

Municipal Election Candidates 2020

Elections are coming up. Vote, Jonesboro!
If you need help finding your voting location or aren’t sure whether you are registered to vote, contact your local county clerk.

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Episode 1: Nettleton Jr. High Civil Rights Museum

First episode of our brand new podcast.

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