The City Council, Type A EDC, and Type B EDC & Parks Board will conduct a joint meeting on Monday, March 10, 2014 at 6:30 pm at the Joshua Fire Station, 770 N. Main Street. Following an update from The Retail Coach and the Joshua Area Chamber of Commerce, discussion will include economic development opportunities, objectives and priorities for 2014.
This meeting is open to the public and subject to the Open Meeting Laws of the State of Texas. Click here to view the agenda. Agenda – March 10, 2014
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Chisholm Trail Parkway is a 27.6-mile toll road that will extend from Tarrant County to Johnson County, starting from Ft. Worth’s central business district at I-30 and continuing to US 67 in Cleburne. NTTA began initial construction in April 2010. Construction is at full speed as the May 2014 opening date draws near! For more information, visit www.ntta.org.
The Planning & Zoning Commission will not meet on Monday, March 3, 2014 due to a lack of agenda items.
The next meeting of the JCPAAA will be held Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at the Joshua Fire Station, 770 N. Main Street, Joshua, Texas. Click here to view the agenda. Agenda – March 4, 2014
The City Council will hold its annual strategic planning session at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, February 24, 2014 in the City Hall Council Chambers, 101 S. Main Street, Joshua, Texas. This meeting is open to the public and subject to the Open Meeting Laws of the State of Texas. Click here to view the agenda. Agenda – February 24, 2014
The Joshua Community YMCA is conducting registration for its Spring Youth Soccer Program for ages 3-12. Registration will be conducted through March 21st. The season will take place April 1 through May 31. Contact the YMCA at (817) 645-9622 for more information and registration forms.
The Joshua YMCA will host a job fair on March 1st from 12-3 pm to recruit lifeguards for the new pool that will open Memorial Day weekend, as well as swim instructors and staff for summer day camps. All applicants for lifeguard positions must be at least 16 years of age. Applicants for swim instructors and summer day camp staff must be at least 18 years of age. Contact the YMCA at (817) 645-9622 for more information.
Mayor Joe Hollarn and City Manager Paulette Hartman will give the State of the City address during the quarterly chamber banquet to be held March 19 at 11:30 a.m. in the Joshua YMCA Community Room. For more information, contact the Joshua Area Chamber of Commerce.
The City of Joshua’s spring clean-up will be held March 14 through March 16. Gates will be open from 7 am to 7 pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Residents will be required to show proof of residency with a current trash bill. Only one load per household will be accepted. Tires and batteries will be subject to a $5 disposal charge. For debris drop-off, enter off 6th Street.
City Manager Paulette Hartman will announce the 2013 City Employee of the Year during the Joshua Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet to be held February 25, 2014 at the Joshua First United Methodist Church. Other awards to be presented that evening include community spirit, business of the year, and citizen of the year. Teachers of the Year from Joshua elementary schools, Loflin Middle School and Joshua High School will also be recognized. For event tickets, contact the Joshua Area Chamber of Commerce.
Residents interested in seeking a seat on the City Council are reminded that the filing period for Place 2 and 5 closes Friday, February 28 at 5 pm. The filing period for Place 4 closes Monday, March 10 at 5 pm. Candidate packets are available at City Hall. Additional information regarding the May 10th election can be obtained by contacting City Secretary Jeanne Heard at (817) 558-7447.
The Joshua City Council will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 101 S. Main Street, Joshua, Texas. This meeting is open to the public and subject to the Open Meeting Laws of the State of Texas. Click here to view the agenda. Agenda – February 20, 2014
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