City News

The Food Truck Event

The Food Truck Event

In conjunction with Georgia Cities Week, join the City of Jonesboro as we host our “Food Truck Event” at Lee Street Park. The event begins at 5:00 p.m. and ends at 8:00 p.m. at Lee Street Park. Early arrival is strongly suggested!

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Screen on the Green: Spider Man Homecoming Movie Night

Screen on the Green: Spider Man Homecoming Movie Night

Join us for our Screen on the Green free movie night, June 15, 2018 7:00PM-10:00PM. For this event, we will show the film, Spider Man Homecoming. The film will start promptly at 8:00 p.m.

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Earth Wind & Fire Tribute Concert

Earth Wind & Fire Tribute Concert

The City of Jonesboro continues the 2018 Summer Concert Series with a Earth Wind & Fire Tribute Concert on July 7, 2018.  Join us to celebrate our Independence Day festivities. For this event we will feature the Shining Star Band, DJ Wright and More!

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Turn it Up Bootcamp

Turn it Up Bootcamp

Hosted by VEDA! Sponsored by the City of Jonesboro!

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Neighborhood Watch 2018

Neighborhood Watch 2018

The Jonesboro Police Department is hosting a Neighborhood Watch Orientation meeting for all the Citizens to become a part of!

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Livable Center Initiative

Livable Center Initiative

City of Jonesboro receives $80,000 from the ARC’s Livable Center Initiative.

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City of Jonesboro Receives Rural Zone Designation

City of Jonesboro Receives Rural Zone Designation

On December 28, 2017 the City of Jonesboro was notified by the Department of Community Affairs Commissioner Pat Wilson, that the City has been designated as a Rural Zone.

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City of Jonesboro Newsletter

City of Jonesboro Newsletter

In an effort to keep our residents informed of City News, the Mayor publishes a newsletter each month. The newsletter consists of not only City related news but also that of local residents, new businesses, recipes, community calendars and much more.

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City of Jonesboro Announces Demolition of Broad Street Structures

City of Jonesboro Announces Demolition of Broad Street Structures

On January 16, 2018 the City of Jonesboro will take command of bulldozer controls to deliver the first blows to the blighted structures along Broad Street in the Historic Downtown District. The demolition will initiate a kick-off of the major revitalization project planned for Broad Street.

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Broad Street Project

Broad Street Plaza Project

All residents are invited to attend to offer their input on the Broad Street Project on December 12, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.. The Broad Street project will stimulate new activity in the downtown core and serve as a linchpin in the revitalization of the entire block between Broad Street and Riley Way.

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The City of Jonesboro Receives GMA GMEBS Life & Health Insurance Fund

The City of Jonesboro Receives GMA GMEBS Life & Health Insurance Fund Health Promotion & Wellness Incentive Grant.

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Municipal Elections

Notice is hereby given that the City of Jonesboro shall hold the 2017 Municipal General Election on Tuesday, November 7, 2017

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Jonesboro Launches Mobile App...OneJonesboro

Jonesboro Launches Mobile App...OneJonesboro

The City of Jonesboro has launched OneJonesboro – a free mobile app that empowers citizens to easily report non-emergency issues located within the City limits of Joensboro.

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Blueprint Jonesboro Plan Update

Blueprint Jonesboro Plan Update

Blueprint Jonesboro builds on the valuable efforts of previous plans, including the 2003 Livable Centers Initiative Plan and the 2015 Jonesboro Comprehensive Plan.

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First Fridays Lunch In The Park

First Fridays Lunch In The Park

Join the Jonesboro Main Street Advisory Board for lunch in the park. This event will be held on the first Friday of each month from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM.

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Jonesboro Announces 2017 Public Art Mural Project

Jonesboro Announces 2017 Public Art Mural Project

The Jonesboro Main Street Advisory Board seeks creative artist direction for a public mural project as a way of demonstrating our commitment to urban renewal and growth in our neighborhood.

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The Jonesboro Police Department presents...

The Jonesboro Police Department presents..."Coffee With A Cop"

Coffee with a Cop" is an opportunity for the public to meet with officers in a comfortable environment and talk about any subject.

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Jonesboro Comp Plan Open House: April 27th 2-7 PM

Join your neighbors, city leaders and area business owners in developing a Vision, Goals and Direction for the future of the City of Jonesboro

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Mayor Joy Day Receives Certificate of Distinction from GMA.

Recently, Joy Day Received the GMA's Certificate of Distinction - the highest level of training designation.

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Lee Street Park and Amphitheatre

Lee Street Park

Lee Street Park & Amphitheatre - An oasis of family fun, entertainment & leisure activities. Click above for information regarding rules, upcoming events, etc.

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Operation Rebrand Jonesboro

Operation Rebrand Jonesboro

The City of Jonesboro invites your to partake in our efforts for #OperationJonesboroRebranded

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Leading Ladies by The Front Porch Players

Leading Ladies by The Front Porch Players

Leading Ladies by The Front Porch Players June 2-4 & June 9-11, 2017 All Performances at Family Life Center

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Spring Sprint 2018

Spring Sprint 2018

Annual Spring Sprint 5k/10k on St. Patrick's Day!

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LCI Achievement Award

The City of Jonesboro receives Atlanta Regional Commission Exceptional Merit for LCI Achievement Award

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