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Posted on: November 24, 2021

COFFEE WITH A COP AND BREAKFAST WITH SANTA ON DECEMBER 11

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Join the Johnston Police Department on Saturday, Dec. 11 from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. for Coffee with a Cop + Breakfast with Santa at Hy-Vee, 5750 Merle Hay Rd. The goal of Coffee with a Cop is for Johnston police officers to get to know you and for you to get...

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Posted on: November 29, 2021

CITY OFFICES AND LIBRARY CLOSED FOR HOLIDAYS

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City office buildings will be closed on December 23, 24 and 31 for the Christmas and New Year Holidays. The Johnston Public Library will also be closed on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1. Trash and recycling pickup days are not affected during the Chris...

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Posted on: November 28, 2021

TWO OF JOHNSTON'S STORM SIRENS BEING REPLACED

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Two of Johnston’s storm sirens are anticipated to be out of service on Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3. The sirens are located along Pioneer Parkway and NW Beaver Drive/NW 90th Avenue. The Johnston Public Works Department will provide an update onc...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

JOHNSTON'S SENIOR CITIZENS ADVISORY BOARD FEEDBACK

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The City of Johnston’s Senior Citizens Advisory Board has been inactive since 2019. The city wishes to reinvigorate a Board that is representative of all individuals ages 60 and over and their interests, per Chapter 26 of the City Code.The City ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

CITY PARK RESTROOMS CLOSED FOR THE WINTER

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The City of Johnston’s park restrooms and outdoor drinking fountains will be closed beginning Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, due to the impending cold weather. These closures include Dewey, Terra and Lew Clarkson Parks. The restrooms at the Johnston Tow...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

CITY AND SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION RESULTS

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Johnston residents headed to the polls on November 2, 2021, and the results are in. Incumbent Paula Dierenfeld will be sworn in for two years and incumbents Rhonda Martin and James Evans will be sworn in for four years. 

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

BEARDS BEHIND THE BADGE TO SUPPORT THE MILITARY MUSEUM

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The Johnston Police Officers will look a little different during November and December. The department is sponsoring its sixth annual Beards Behind the Badge fundraising event to raise money for the Iowa Gold Star Military Museum. 

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

NORTHWEST POLK COUNTY RESIDENTS’ CHOICE FAVORITES IN JOHNSTON

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More than two decades ago, CITYVIEW launched its Best Of Des Moines readers’ poll, and it continues to grow. Now, for the third year, Big Green Umbrella Media shares the Northwest Polk County Residents’ Choice poll results. This poll a...

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

JOHNSTON MAINTAINS AA+ S&P CREDIT RATING

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S&P Global Ratings announced the City of Johnston’s general obligation urban renewal bonds will stay at AA+. The bond proceeds will be used for essential corporate urban renewal purposes and will refund the city’s series 2018E taxa...

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