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3rd Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest

3rd Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest

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. 

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Livable Center Initiative

Livable Center Initiative

City of Jonesboro receives $80,000 from the ARC’s Livable Center Initiative.

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Jonesboro Downtown Street Festival

Jonesboro Downtown Street Festival

Date: September 23, 2017 from 12:00 – 8:00 p.m. 
Hosted by: Jonesboro Main Street Advisory Board
Location: Historic Downtown Jonesboro
Featuring Live Sound Stage, Food Trucks, Art Zone & Kids Zone

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Farmers Market

Healthy Cooking Demonstrations at the Farmers Market in September 2017

Healthy Cooking Demonstrations at the Farmers Market in September 2017. Join Christi Hansen, Registered Dietitian and Farmer. Tuesday, (11 a.m. – 1 p.m.), September 5, 12, 19, 26 Saturday, (10 a.m. – Noon), September 16, 30

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Blueprint Jonesboro Plan Update

Blueprint Jonesboro Plan Update

Blueprint Jonesboro builds on the valuable efforts of previous plans, including the 2003 Livable Centers Initiative Plan and the 2015 Jonesboro Comprehensive Plan.

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The City of Jonesboro Receives GMA GMEBS Life & Health Insurance Fund

The City of Jonesboro Receives GMA GMEBS Life & Health Insurance Fund Health Promotion & Wellness Incentive Grant.

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Municipal Elections

Notice is hereby given that the City of Jonesboro shall hold the 2017 Municipal General Election on Tuesday, November 7, 2017

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Jonesboro Launches Mobile App...OneJonesboro

Jonesboro Launches Mobile App...OneJonesboro

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.

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First Fridays Lunch In The Park

First Fridays Lunch In The Park

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.

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Jonesboro Announces 2017 Public Art Mural Project

Jonesboro Announces 2017 Public Art Mural Project

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.

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The Jonesboro Police Department presents...

The Jonesboro Police Department presents..."Coffee With A Cop"

Coffee with a Cop" is an opportunity for the public to meet with officers in a comfortable environment and talk about any subject.

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Jonesboro Comp Plan Open House: April 27th 2-7 PM

Join your neighbors, city leaders and area business owners in developing a Vision, Goals and Direction for the future of the City of Jonesboro

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Mayor Joy Day Receives Certificate of Distinction from GMA.

Recently, Joy Day Received the GMA's Certificate of Distinction - the highest level of training designation.

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Lee Street Park and Amphitheatre

Lee Street Park

Lee Street Park & Amphitheatre - An oasis of family fun, entertainment & leisure activities. Click above for information regarding rules, upcoming events, etc.

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Operation Rebrand Jonesboro

Operation Rebrand Jonesboro

The City of Jonesboro invites your to partake in our efforts for #OperationJonesboroRebranded

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Leading Ladies by The Front Porch Players

Leading Ladies by The Front Porch Players

Leading Ladies by The Front Porch Players June 2-4 & June 9-11, 2017 All Performances at Family Life Center

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LCI Achievement Award

The City of Jonesboro receives Atlanta Regional Commission Exceptional Merit for LCI Achievement Award

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