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Posted on: January 17, 2017

TRASH & RECYCLING DELAYED: One Day Due to Weather

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Johnston residents will have trash and recycling collection delayed one day the remainder of the week due to Monday's ice storm. Regular Monday collection is taking place today, and regular Tuesday collection will take place on Wednesday.Read on...

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: January 11, 2017

MAYOR RUNNING 316 MILES: Community Responds to Food Pantry Challenge

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Mayor Paula Dierenfeld is more than 150 miles into her journey of running 316 miles after the Johnston community responded in a tremendous way to her food pantry challenge. In December, the Mayor asked residents to donate bags of food or personal items, a...Read on...

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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: January 6, 2017

COFFEE WITH A COP: Join Us Saturday, February 4

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Join us for Coffee with a Cop on Saturday, February 4 from 8 am to 9:30 am at the Johnston Public Safety Building, located at 6373 Merle Hay Road. The goal of Coffee with a Cop is for Johnston police officers to get to know you, and for you to get to know...Read on...

Posted on: November 30, 2016

NEW EAGLE SCOUT PROJECT: Located at Crown Point

4b08f7abbe3e1c2.jpg AJ Franklin is enhancing physical fitness offerings at Crown Point Community Center, located at 6300 Pioneer Parkway in Johnston. AJ says, "The reason I did this project was to show leadership throughout my troop as well as show my peers. Outdoor ex...Read on...
Posted on: November 30, 2016

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: 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: October 21, 2016

CITY IMPROVING WATER QUALITY: Receives Award from American Planning Association

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Last night members of the American Planning Association Iowa chapter awarded the City of Johnston an Environmental Planning Award for its Watershed Assessment and Stormwater Management and Action Plan which has significantly improved stormwater management...Read on...

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: August 17, 2016

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEWS: Major Advancements in Johnston

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Johnston city leaders consider economic development a top priority and have a number of recent advancements to tell you about, particularly in the Merle Hay Gateway Area.

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The entire hotel property located at 5055 Merle Hay Road has be...Read on...

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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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