Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Due to Monday, September 1st 2014 being a holiday,
the September Work Session will take place on
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.


Mayor Joy Day

Welcome to the official website of the City of Jonesboro. The City of Jonesboro is located just 12 miles south of Atlanta and is the County seat of Clayton County.

Council meetings  - The City of Jonesboro Mayor and Council hold a Work Session  the first Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m., and a Regular meeting on the second Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Both meetings are held at the Jonesboro Police Department - 170 South Main Street. The public is invited to attend.  The City's newly formed Historic  Preservation Commission meets the 3rd Monday of each month at Jonesboro City Hall 124 North Avenue Jonesboro. Meetings begin at 6:00 p.m.  Contact Jonesboro City Hall at (770) 478-3800 for further information.

As indicated by a publication requirement issued under O.C.G.A.  13-10-91, the City of Jonesboro's Federal E.I.N. number is:  58-6000600.The City of Jonesboro participates in the E-Verify Program for Employment Verification.  The City's Company ID number is:  138302 effective 07/22/2008.

December 13th, 2010 the Mayor and Council adopted Ordinance 2010-005  "Permissible Hours for Outdoor Landscape Watering".  "Persons may irrigate outdoors daily for puposes of planting, growing, managing or maintaining ground cover, trees, shrubs, or other plants only between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 10:00 a.m."  All Ordinances are available for review at Jonesboro City Hall.

Georgia House Bill 397, Section (50-18-71) (b) (2) - mandates that the Local Authority publish the 'Authority's Record Custodian/Open Records Officer on it's website.  The Custodian for the City of Jonesboro, as mandated by the City's Charter is the City Clerk, Ms. Janice Truhan .  Ms. Truhan can be reached by email at:  jtruhan@jonesboroga.com, or by phone at (770) 478-3800 or at: Jonesboro City Hall - 124 North Avenue  Jonesboro, GA  30236

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