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Posted on: May 24, 2017

GREEN DAYS - JUNE 15-18, 2017

Green Days is an annual community celebration held in Johnston, Iowa, next to the Johnston Public Library. Green Days 2017 will be June 15th-18th.

 Green Days activities include a parade, carnival, Camp Dodge Climbing Wall, entertainment in the be...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

USE OF CONSUMER FIREWORKS PROHIBITED IN JOHNSTON

In light of the recent action by the Iowa Legislature related to fireworks, the City of Johnston reminds you that per Chapter 41.12(2) of the Johnston City Code, the use of fireworks are prohibited within the city limits.  Display fireworks may b...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

LEGISLATION SPARKED IN JOHNSTON: City Makes it Tougher on Illicit Massage Operations

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Before the Iowa legislature ended its most recent legislative session, members of the house and senate passed a law that actually stems from efforts started right here in Johnston. Once signed by Governor Terry Branstad, the law will support a city&ap...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

FREE MULCH AT TERRA PARK: Visit on Fridays from 1-3 pm

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Now through October, head over to Terra Park (behind Iowa Public Television on Pioneer Parkway) and get free mulch! Come on Fridays between 1 and 3 p.m., and we will load the free mulch into the back of your pick-up truck or trailer. If you do not need as...

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Posted on: March 20, 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: March 20, 2017

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 provisi...

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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 ...

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