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No Parking on Smith St.

No Parking on Smith St. between Souder Way and Lee St.

Wednesday June 19th, 8am to 10pm.       

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Juneteenth Celebration 2024

Jonesboro City Center offices closed in observance of Juneteenth on Wednesday June 19th.

We will reopen on Thursday June 20th at 8am.  

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#OfficeHours with City of Jonesboro - Councilman Alfred Dixon

Every Monday •12:00 PM to 5:00 PM @ The Jonesboro City Center (1859 City Center Way) No appointment needed. 

Email any supporting documents: adixon@jonesboroga.com

#ItTakesAVillage

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Mayor and City Council Meeting - June 10. 6pm. Jonesboro City Center.

Mayor and City Council Meeting.

6pm. Monday June 10th. 2024.

 Jonesboro City Center, 1859 City Center Way. Jonesboro. GA.

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D.A.T.E. NIght

Join us for the perfect D.A.T.E. in Downtown Jonesboro.

Friday June 21st - 6pm to 10pm.

At Arts Clayton, 136 S. Main St. and B'Mari Events, 106-112 McDonough St. 

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Memorial Day - Jonesboro City Center Closure

Jonesboro City Center will be closed on Monday May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.

We will reopen on Tuesday May 28th at 8am. 

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Fitness in the Park - Summer Edition

Join us for Fitness in the Park, Staying Out For The Summer, on Saturday June 8th at 9:30am.

155 Lee Street Park, Jonesboro, GA 30236. 

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Atlanta Jazz Festival May 2024

For the entire month of May there will be jazz performances in clubs, restaurants, parks, concert venues, arts centers, and MARTA stations throughout Atlanta.

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Congratulations on your Graduation!

Your hard work and dedication have paid off, and today marks the beginning of an exciting new chapter in your life.

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Older Americans Month

Don't miss out on our Senior Lunch and Learn Bingo & Benefits Edition. Thursday May 23. 11am to 1pm. Community Room. Jonesboro City Center. 1859 City Center Way, Jonesboro, GA 30236. 

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Come Taste and See Clayton - The Perfect Date - Friday May 31st, 6pm to 10pm

Come join us on Fri, May 31st, 2024 at 6:00 PM and every third Friday through August on South Main Street for a fun-filled evening of art, food, drinks, and entertainment!

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Downtown Facade Grant Program

The purpose of this program is stimulate downtown revitalization and development. The Facade Match will provide a 50/50 investment match ratio up to a maximum of $1500.00 per property. 

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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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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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