City News

Historic Preservation Commission and Design Review Board applications

The City of Jonesboro GA is seeking applications for the Historic Preservation Commission and the Design Board.

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Community Food Bank

Help is just around the corner, with the opening of a new Community Food Center!

6805 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro GA 30236 

For more information or to make an appointment, call 478-394-4547. 

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Welcome Mr. Seddrick T. Hill Sr.

Bring a great Jonesboro welcome to our new City Manager, Mr. Seddrick T. Hill Sr. 

It's not business as usual in Jonesboro, business is better.  

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St. Patrick's Day!

Street Party Celebration. 

Saturday March 16, 5pm-8pm. 

Historic Downtown Jonesboro. Between W. Mill St. and Church St.  

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City Council Regular called Meeting

6pm, Monday, February 12th.

Jonesboro City Center

1859 City Center Way, Jonesboro, GA 30236 

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The Tara Boulevard LCI Study - Join the Conversation, shape Tara Blvd's Future

Tara Boulevard LCI Workshop

Thursday February 29th, 4:30pm to 7pm

Jonesboro City Center, 1859 City Center Way, Jonesboro GA 

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2024 Calendar of Events

Here is a great way to plan the year, whether you are resident or a visitor, Jonesboro GA will always have something for you!

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Meet the Mayors

Wednesday February 28th, 7pm to 9pm

McKenzie Office Park

2245 Godby Rd, College Park, GA 

 

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Constituent Appreciation with Commissioner Demont Davis

Saturday February 3rd at 11am.

Jonesboro City Center.

1859 City Center Way Jonesboro GA 30236 

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Meet and Greet Jonesboro Business Entrepreneurs

Business Networking Breakfast

Friday, February 16th. 8:30am to 10am.

Jonesboro City Center. Community Room.  

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Beautification and Improvement Grant

Clayton County Economic Development Grant Opportunity. 

Closing Date is March 2, 2024. Up to $75k. 

https://businessgrants.claytoncountyga.gov

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Warming Centers

First Baptist Jonesboro Church – The “Roc” 148 Church Street, Jonesboro. 8am to 5pm. Monday thru Thursday. Friday 8am to Noon.

Cathie's House at The Chapel Jonesboro, 1565 Commercial Court, Jonesboro – 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. 

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Freeze Warning

Freeze Warning!

Let all your faucets drip.

Keep Heat on at 60 degrees.

Open Cabinet doors.  

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade

Monday, January 15th, 2024, at 12:00 noon in Historic Jonesboro.

Line up to begin at 10am on N. Main St.

Please use Crane Hardware 7996 North Main Street for your GPS.

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City of Jonesboro GA - Notice of Property Tax Increase

Notice of Property Tax Increase.

Public Hearing on October 9, 2023 at 6pm. 1859 City Center Way.

 Additional public hearings on October 2, at 11am and 6pm. 

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St. Patrick’s Day Street Party

St. Patrick’s Day Street Party
March 17th, 5pm – 8pm
Jonesboro City Center, 1859 City Center Way
Food, games, face-painting, music

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Public Notice

Public Notice
Special Called Meeting on January 18, 2023

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Martin Luther King Jr. Parade

Parade travels through Downtown Jonesboro. Monday, January 16, 2023, begins at 12:00 pm.

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7th Annual Scarecrow Contest

Bring the most creative, whacky, whimsical scarecrows to Main Street! Free entry. Register your scarecrow at City Hall or dowload an application online. The 1st place winner will receive a $100 Visa gift card!

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Board of Directors. Call For Applications

The City of Jonesboro has openings on the Jonesboro Housing Authority Board of Commissioners. Appointed members of the Commission are charged with oversight of the Jonesboro Housing Authority.

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The City of Jonesboro announces the resignation of Mayor Day

At the Jonesboro City Council Regular Meeting held on Monday, August 8, 2022, the longtime Mayor of the City of Jonesboro, announced that she is resigning her position effective Tuesday, August 16, 2022.

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Current RFPs/Bids

The Interim City Manager's Office is responsible for acquiring supplies, services, professional services and construction in support of the City of Jonesboro operations. All informal Request for Quotations (RFQ's), Request for Proposals (RFP's), and Invitations to Bid (ITB's) are written, advertised and awarded by the Interim City Manager and/or the City Council. The Interim City Manager's Office also facilitates the public bid process (pre-bid meetings, bid opening and post-bid meetings), issues purchase orders and prepares/executes contracts.  

Current Bid Opportunities:

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Public Open House

With an ear to the ground and an eye to the future, the City of Jonesboro is launching crowdsourcing efforts to help guide the upcoming revision of the city’s comprehensive plan.

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Diner En Dashikis

June 17, Jonesboro City Green 108 Broad Street Jonesboro GA

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6th Annual Jonesboro Clean-Up Day

The Beautification Commission will be hosting their 6th Annual Clean-up Day on Saturday February 19, 2022.

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Job Fair

The City of Jonesboro and the Development Authority are hosting a job fair on Tuesday, November 9th.

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7th Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest

The City of Jonesboro is sponsoring our 7th Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest. The contest is open to all, businesses, families, clubs and organizations doing business in and around Clayton County.

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Notice of Proposed Change - Polling Location

Notice regarding a proposed change in the Municipal Election Day Polling location

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Municipal Elections

The next scheduled election for the Jonesboro City Council is Tuesday November 7th, 2023.

Certified Election Result 2023 

 

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2021 Comprehensive Plan

The City of Jonesboro Mayor & City Council is holding its initial public hearing regarding the 2021 Comprehensive Plan on July 12, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.

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Brew & Soul Independence Day Celebration

Mark your calendars, today! We are taking it to another level to celebrate the 4th of July Holiday.

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Unity Jazz Series

Join Toyota South Atlanta as they host a Unity Jazz Series at the Jonesboro City Green featuring Cyrstal Womack, The Singing Brothers, Stillwell High School, Ken Warner & more.

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Food Truck Friday

Join us for our Food Truck Friday's event commencing July 2nd. This event will be held the first Friday of every month at Lee Street Park. To participate contact City Hall at 770-478-3800 or via email at events@jonesboroga.com.

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