The purpose of the Arts & Entertainment District Overlay is to facilitate creation of an arts destination, sustain established arts and cultural uses and promote new arts and cultural uses...
In an effort to mitigate safety concerns of certain intersections within the Central Business District, based upon feedback received from local business owners, the Jonesboro Mayor & Council approved the removal of certain parking spaces along South Main Street.
Join us as we kick off our weekly food truck court on this coming Wednesday, March 6th. This initiative is part of the newly created Jonesboro Arts & Entertainment District.
Friday, March 15th 5 PM - 8 PM Downtown Main Street
The City of Jonesboro is seeking input on the next phase of the Blueprint Jonesboro plan, specifically on:
Trail design and connections
The new Municipal Complex
Overall downtown design and development
Join us on September 22rd from 2:00 p.m. noon - 8:00 p.m. for our 3rd Annual Downtown Street Festival. Last year, we had about 5,000 people attend. This festival will feature a wide plethora of different food truck options, street vendors, kids play zones & of course, "LIVE MUSIC!"
Free community event. Christmas Parade begins at 4:30 p.m. and the Tree Lighting begins immediately after.
The City of Jonesboro is sponsoring our 3rd Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest. The contest is open to all, businesses, families, clubs and organizations doing business in and around Clayton County.
Join us at the Kick-Off Meeting!
We need your input to make sure the plan reflects the needs of local community members!
July 26, 2018, 6:00pm
Arts Clayton, 136 S. Main Street, Jonesboro, GA 30236
The Jonesboro Mayor & City Council and the Jonesboro Police Department, invite you to attend the Swearing In Ceremony of Clifford Kelker as the new Chief of Police on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 7:00 PM.
2018 Summer Concert Series
The Jonesboro Police Department is hosting a Neighborhood Watch Orientation meeting for all the Citizens to become a part of!
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.
City of Jonesboro receives $80,000 from the ARC’s Livable Center Initiative.
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.
We are closing out our Summer Concert Series with a bang!!!! Join us on August 4, 2018 as we take you down memory lane with our Old School R&B Concert. For this event we will feature Brick. BRICK, the tremendously talented platinum recording band hails from Atlanta, Georgia.
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.
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.
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!
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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Notice is hereby given that the City of Jonesboro shall hold the 2017 Municipal General Election on Tuesday, November 7, 2017
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.
Blueprint Jonesboro builds on the valuable efforts of previous plans, including the 2003 Livable Centers Initiative Plan and the 2015 Jonesboro Comprehensive Plan.
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.
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.
Coffee with a Cop" is an opportunity for the public to meet with officers in a comfortable environment and talk about any subject.
Recently, Joy Day Received the GMA's Certificate of Distinction - the highest level of training designation.
Lee Street Park & Amphitheatre - An oasis of family fun, entertainment & leisure activities. Click above for information regarding rules, upcoming events, etc.
Hosted by VEDA! Sponsored by the City of Jonesboro!
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.
The City of Jonesboro invites your to partake in our efforts for #OperationJonesboroRebranded
Leading Ladies by The Front Porch Players June 2-4 & June 9-11, 2017 All Performances at Family Life Center
Annual Spring Sprint 5k/10k on St. Patrick's Day!
Jonesboro is gearing up for all types of fun this Christmas Season. Calling all of our residents/businesses to participate in our Holiday Door Decorating Contest. This is a way for you to earn some extra cash right before Christmas.