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Posted on: February 16, 2017

CITY OFFICES CLOSED MONDAY: Presidents' Day Holiday

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Johnston City Hall and the Johnston Public Library will be closed on Monday, February 20 due to the Presidents' Day holiday. Your trash and recycling pickup days are not affected by this holiday. 

The Johnston Community School District School Board an...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

POLICE RECEIVE SPECIALIZED TRAINING: Tactical Medical Training

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Johnston Police Officers recently underwent tactical medical training --- something that would have only occurred in specialized positions a few years ago --- but today gives all officers a necessary skill set for the kinds of modern day scenes they may e...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

HAVE A SPRING YARD PROJECT? It Could Earn You Money Back!

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The City of Johnston has established a Stormwater Homeowner Grant Program! This program allows Johnston homeowners to incorporate Stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs) on their property to aid in the improvement of water quality and decrease the wat...

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Posted on: October 26, 2016

FREE FIREWOOD: Help Yourself at Terra Park

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Did you know you can pick up free firewood here in Johnston? Just stop by the west end of Terra Lake, located at 6300 Pioneer Parkway, and pick some up today! Due to the presence of Emerald Ash Borer in Iowa, this firewood may only be transported within P...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

COFFEE WITH A COP: Join us Friday, March 3

IMG_2536.JPG Join us for Coffee with a Cop on Friday, March 3 from 7:30 to 9 am at Cozy Cafe, located at 8385 Birchwood Court. The goal of Coffee with a Cop is for Johnston police officers to get to know you, and for you to get to know our police officers. Every month...Read on...
Posted on: August 8, 2016

SIDEWALK COMPLAINT PROCEDURE: Let Us Know about Issues

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A Grievance Procedure has been established to meet the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"). It may be used by anyone who wishes to file a complaint alleging discrimination on the basis of disability in the provis...Read on...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

JPD DETECTIVE INVITES YOU TO FUNDRAISER: Guns 'N Hoses Hockey Game

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Guns ‘N Hoses began in 2006 with metro police officers and firefighters battling it out on the ice for hockey game bragging rights.  Since that time, Guns ‘N Hoses has become so much more, and is now a recognized non-profit or...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

CITY ADDS $60 MILLION IN TAXABLE VALUATION: New Report Released

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The City of Johnston is proud to report that 2016 was a solid year of growth for our community, led by $60.8 million in new taxable valuation. This includes 105 new single family homes and $8.9 million in commercial projects. The statistics are part of th...Read on...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

WINTER WEATHER TIPS: Stay Safe During Bad Weather

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Johnston’s snow ordinance is in effect any time snow removal operations are in progress, which means that parking is not allowed on public streets at any time during snow removal operations in the city. When vehicles are off City streets, Public...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

COMPOST IT! SEASON BEGINS SOON: First Day is April 3

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The 2017 Metro Waste Authority Compost It! season begins April 3.Compost It! season is your opportunity to get rid of yard and garden
waste properly and in an environmentally-friendly way. Collection occurson your normal trash collection day.

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Posted on: August 29, 2016

REGISTER YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY: All Johnston Rental Properties Must be Registered

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All Iowa cities with a population of more than 15,000 people must maintain a rental housing inspection program. The City of Johnston's Residential Rental Code requires owners and/or property managers of all rental properties, including but not limited to ...Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2015

SIGN UP TODAY: Weekly E-newsletter Looks At Top Four Things Happening in Johnston Right Now

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The City of Johnston's weekly e-newsletter can be emailed right to your inbox every Thursday. It offers a quick look at the top four things happening right now in Johnston. It's a short, informative read. Sign up today by clicking on the green link bel...Subscribe Here...

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