City News

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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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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Coffee with a Cop!

Jonesboro Police Department will be hosting Coffee with a Cop September 15th from 9AM until 10AM.

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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

Qualifying for the City of Jonesboro 2021 Municipal Election will begin on August 16th.

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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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Jonesboro Pop Up Shop

The City of Jonesboro is seeking vendors for our upcoming Pop-up Market.

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Community Garden Clean-up

Community Garden Clean-Up - April 17th 10AM - 2PM

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Calling All Artists to Participate in “The Piano Experience!"

The City of Jonesboro Main Street Program is excited to announce a Public Art Project entitled, "The Piano Experience!"

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Scarecrow Contest Entry Form

The City of Jonesboro is sponsoring our 6th 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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Coffee with a Cop 2020

Coffee with a Cop has been moved from February 13th to March 11th at 9:00 AM. The event will be at the Fig Tree Café.

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2019 Municipal Election

Early Voting: October 14th - November 1st
8:30am - 4:30pm (*No Staurday Voting) 

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Pop-Up Open House

‘Pop-Up Open House’ Offers Engaging Way for Metro Atlanta Residents to Provide Input on Major Update to Region’s Long-Range Plan

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2019 Yarn Bombing Contest

Get your creative juices flowing and celebrate the 4th Annual Jonesboro Downtown Street Festival with us, October 5, 2019.

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St. Patrick's Day Street Party

St. Patrick's Day Street Party

Friday, March 15th 5 PM - 8 PM Downtown Main Street

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Golf Cart Registration

Golf Cart Registrations due February 15th

In October 2018, the Mayor and City Council revised the registration procedures for golf carts operating within the City. A new $25 annual registration fee was adopted for City residents, and a new application was prepared.

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