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  1. Sidewalks in all new residential developments

    I would like a zoning change that requires sidewalks put in all new residential and any time a road undergoes major work such as widening. In too many areas of this city children, teens and adults...

    Nov 10, 2014 by Jeff Crump (10 points)

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  2. Property rights

    Did anyone at latest meeting talk about neighborhood property valuesSCREW THOSE WHO RENT......THEY DONTCARE.....but the owhers a home owner I do

    Jun 11, 2015 by Blake Mills (12 points)

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  3. Dog Parks

    I believe that Jonesboro and its dog owners would benefit greatly if a dog park was built. There are severe people who advocate this and would like to see this put into action. I know at some point...

    Jan 23, 2015 by Deleted User (5 points)

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  4. Christmas Lights

    How about come Christmas time the whole city make a big deal about decorating for Christmas-get the city government, the local businesses, the various neighborhood associations and other local...

    Dec 24, 2014 by David McAvoy (12 points)

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  5. Jonesboro Maker Space

    There are lots of options as to what this space could look like and how it could be setup: it could be supported by a Kickstarter, private donations, corporate sponsors, members-only access, public...

    Jan 25, 2015 by Steven Trotter (13 points)

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  6. Drainage

    This city is in desperate need of an improved drainage system. There needs to be be more drainage piping, channels, and drains. The city needs to hire a talented hydraulic engineer that can develop a...

    May 25, 2016 by J. Justin Castro (8 points)

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  7. New approach on crime in Jonesboro

    I don't have a specific resolution, but something needs to be done about the crime we have in Jonesboro. Robberies, shootings, animal mutilations, and vandalism seems to be out of control. Everyday...

    Sep 15, 2015 by Kimberly Owens (5 points)

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  8. Vicious dog insurance requirement

    Many cities have a requirement of 25 to 50K in insurance on vicious dogs just in case the get loose and maul another dog or person in order to pay for the medical bills after an attack. Just...

    Aug 26, 2016 by Matt Harden (7 points)

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  9. I personally think that new police officers need academy training not in house training.

    I think all Jonesboro police trainees should go through the Academy not local Entities. Through Academy training they get a Worlds view training not a City wide implementation.

    Aug 25, 2021 by Clintell Cothran Sr (18 points)

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  10. Renaissance Festival

    I would like to see a Renaissance Festival happen in Jonesboro. Craighead Forest Park would be a great location for the event. There could be jousting, music, maybe a costume contest, and local...

    Nov 11, 2014 by AmberMoon (5 points)

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  11. Trash everywhere!!!!

    This is not an idea but a fact. Why is there some trash all over the roads in Jonesboro. I had family visit me from out of state and they commented on how trashy Jonesboro has become what do we do to...

    Jan 30, 2020 by Robert Taylor (68 points)

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  12. Lets Talk About Crime!!!

    Lets start talking about different ways to help combat the growing trend in crime in our community.

    Mar 11, 2020 by Robert Taylor (68 points)

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    Jonesboro needs a flag. A modern design that can be placed on businesses and shirts with little hassle. A flag without a seal, wording, or more than three colors. Refer to "The Five Basic Principles...

    Feb 17, 2016 by jtown4ever (5 points)

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  14. Consider adding EV charging stations at the two new hotels under construction. Destination charging is a draw for EV owners.

    Since we have ASU here in Jonesboro, and there are events on weekends and some weeknights, if the campus and adjacent facilities could offer destination charging (DC fast charging GM and Tesla),...

    Feb 17, 2018 by Mark (7 points)

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  15. I think the city and the county should work to keep the craighead county fairgrounds intact

    I think the city and the county should work to keep the Craighead county fairgrounds intact, There was a movement to invest in a hotel and convention center on Race street I think maintaining the...

    Aug 10, 2015 by ST (10 points)

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  16. sidewalks in new developments

    There has been some concern expressed by developers about the addition cost, if they cannot afford the cost of a sidewalk in their subdivision then they should not be building it.

    Nov 28, 2016 by ST (10 points)

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  17. why no one way streets, instead of millions of dollars on new roads. this would also help traffic flow

    we all know we need help with traffic. you want to raise taxes for ten years to raise 144 millon dollars, to rebuild roads for better,safer,quicker acces. why cant we turn some of our roads into one...

    Sep 29, 2015 by Johnny Masonry (5 points)

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  18. Our Safety

    It bothers me to think that a number of our veteran police officers feel the need to go elsewhere. They risk their life everyday and deserve not only a decent wage but also our thanks and gratitude....

    Mar 28, 2016 by Blake Mills (12 points)

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  19. Invite more cable/ internet providers to Jonesboro.

    Invite other cable/ internet providers to come to Jonesboro. There is no competition and Suddenlink is terrible. Does the city have an exclusive agreement with Suddenlink? Ritter is here but only...

    Sep 18, 2019 by Billy Band (5 points)

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  20. Where can homeless people stay in Jonesboro?

    Why can't Jonesboro offer a place for the homeless to stay?? A lady and her husband came here about 3 years ago and lived on the streets--her husband died last year. She had what few belongings she...

    Feb 27, 2022 by Jan Ballard (5 points)

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  21. We need more Police interactions with the ones they serve

    Community wide events that will bring the police and the Black community together. City wide events that will allow Both groups to interact. Fellowship is an off branch of Love. This city is torn and...

    Aug 18, 2021 by Clintell Cothran Sr (18 points)

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  22. Term Limits

    I understand that the Mayor is looking to do away with term limits and it will be attached to another proposal so that the citizens of Jonesboro will not realize that they will be voting on that. Why...

    Apr 10, 2016 by Blake Mills (12 points)

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  23. Flags in the street

    The Jonesboro tradition for the Fourth of July of planting cheap plastic flags at busy intersections and along streets quickly results in scenes like this This...

    Jul 4, 2016 by Jeff Drake (5 points)

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  24. City of Jonesboro, needs to take care of the citizens that pay taxes and salaries!

    Discussion Robert Wilson Mayor Perrin, you came here, you know your actions and lack of. No plausible deniability. Mr. Presley, David Moore, Craig Light????Folks I have spoken with on City Council?...

    Oct 27, 2016 by Robert Wilson (16 points)

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  25. Project / Projects improving the quality of life for "all" Jonesboro residents

    You have just received $80 million dollars, the only string attached (requirement) is that the money be spent on a project(s) that affects and improves the quality of life for "all" Jonesboro...

    Dec 27, 2022 by ST (10 points)

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