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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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Downtown Parking

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.

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Holiday Door Decor Photo Contest

Holiday Door Decor Photo Contest

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.

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Blueprint Jonesboro

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

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Downtown Street Festival

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!"

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Chief Swearing In - Invitation

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.

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Jonesboro Arts & Entertainment District

Jonesboro Arts & Entertainment District

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...

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Farmer's Market Opening

Opening Day
May 11, 8 AM - 12 PM
Lee Street Park

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Blueprint Jonesboro

Blueprint Jonesboro

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

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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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Turn it Up Bootcamp

Turn it Up Bootcamp

Hosted by VEDA! Sponsored by the City of Jonesboro!

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Old School Funk Party

Old School Funk Party

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.

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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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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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Spring Sprint 2018

Spring Sprint 2018

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

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