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Posted on: November 10, 2018

HELP YOUR COMMUNITY THIS THANKSGIVING

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The Johnston Partnership serves more than 400 families during the holiday season. Holidays can be a particularly difficult time for families in need. In addition to the monthly emergency food supplies and clothing, the Partnership strives to provide a hol...

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

CITY PARK RESTROOMS CLOSED FOR WINTER

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City of Johnston’s park restrooms closed for the winter season on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Restrooms at Terra, Lew Clarkson, and Dewey will reopen in spring 2019.Park users may continue using park shelters during the restroom closures.

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

STREET PARKING DURING SNOW REMOVAL OPERATIONS

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The Johnston City Council approved a new snow ordinance aimed at simplifying parking regulations during snow and/or ice removal operations. The changes will improve efficiency and safety for street crews and first responders. The City of Johnston may decl...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

FEEDBACK WANTED - COMMUNITY SURVEY DELIVERED TO RESIDENTS IN NOVEMBER

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During early to mid-November, some randomly-chosen Johnston residents will receive a community survey in the mail from ETC Institute. The City of Johnston has commissioned ETC Institute to survey residents on their satisfaction with various aspects of lif...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

BEARDS BEHIND THE BADGE IN NOVEMBER

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Johnston Police Officers may look a little different during the month of November as they grow beards to raise funds for a good cause. Participating officers donate money to benefit a pre-selected non-profit organization in order to participate in “No-Sha...

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

JOHNSTON-GRIMES FIREFIGHTERS ACCEPTING FOOD DONATIONS TO EXTINGUISH HUNGER

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The Johnston-Grimes Fire Department and Local 4835 are on a mission to extinguish hunger before the holiday season. They are asking for non-perishable food items to be brought to one of the three fire stations, Johnston City Hall or Grimes Community Cente...

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

YARD WASTE COLLECTION ENDS NOVEMBER 27

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Weekly yard waste collection will begin on Monday, April 2 in Johnston, and will continue every Monday and Tuesday (your regular garbage collection day) through Tuesday, November 27. Yard waste is only collected in Compost It! bags or brown paper lawn bag...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

HOW ARE STORMWATER MANAGEMENT UTILITY FEES USED?

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Stormwater is the runoff that results from precipitation. Increasing amounts of impervious surfaces in urban areas, such as rooftops, driveways, parking lots, and streets, decreases the ability of the water to soak into the ground, and increases the amoun...

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