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September 2, 2014

City Council Special Session – September 10, 2014

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The Joshua City Council will hold a special session on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the Joshua Fire Station Conference Room, 770 N. Main Street, Joshua, Texas.  This meeting is subject to the open meeting laws of the State of Texas.  Click here to view the agenda.  Agenda – September 10, 2014

August 28, 2014

Traffic Advisory – CR 909 and 910 Roadwork

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Resurfacing will be performed on CR 909 to 1023 and CR 910 to the Joshua city limits on Wednesday, September 3rd and Thursday, September 4th from 9 am until 4 pm.  Although roads will be accessible, drivers should expect delays.

August 26, 2014

Hello, my name is… enter the Downtown Joshua Naming Contest

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The City of Joshua is holding a contest to come up with a NEW NAME for the downtown area.  The City Council is looking for a name that reflects the spirit and uniqueness of Joshua, a name that is distinctive, and a name that creates an easy to remember destination.

Entries will be accepted through October 18, 2014.  The individual submitting the winning entry will receive a $100 Brookshire’s gift card.  For more information, view the contest flyer:  Contest Flyer

August 25, 2014

Meeting Cancellations

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The September meeting of the Joshua Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association has been cancelled.

The September meeting of the Joshua Planning & Zoning Commission has been cancelled.

August 22, 2014

Public Hearings on Budget and Tax Rate to be held August 28 & September 4

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A special meeting of the City Council will be held Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 6:30 pm in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 101 S. Main Street, Joshua, Texas, to conduct a public hearing on the FY 2014-2015 proposed budget and tax rate.  The proposed ad valorem tax rate is $0.72527 per $100 of assessed valuation, representing a 2 cent increase from the current rate.  This meeting is open to the public and subject to the open meeting laws of the State of Texas.

A second public hearing on the budget and tax rate will be held Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 101 S. Main Street, Joshua, Texas.

Click here to view the agendas.

Agenda – August 28, 2014

Agenda – September 4, 2014

Click here to view the meeting packets and proposed FY 2014-2015 budget.

Meeting Packet – August 28, 2014

Meeting Packet – September 4, 2014

 

 

August 20, 2014

Animal Advisory Board Meeting – August 25, 2014

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The next meeting of the Joshua Animal Advisory Board will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, August 25, 2014 at the Joshua Police Department, 102 S. Main Street.  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 – August 25, 2014

August 15, 2014

City Council Meeting – August 21, 2014

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The next meeting of the Joshua City Council will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 21, 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 – August 21, 2014

(To view the entire meeting packet, click on Meeting Packets, then select the desired packet.)

August 8, 2014

Type B EDC & Park Board – August 12, 2014

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The next meeting of the Type B EDC & Park Board will be held Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 6:30 pm in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 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 – August 12, 2014

(To view the entire packet, go to Meeting Packets and select the desired packet.)

Type A EDC Board Meeting – August 11, 2014

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The next meeting of the Type A EDC Board will be held Monday, August 11, 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 – August 11, 2014

(To view the entire packet, go to Meeting Packets and select the desired packet.)

Public Hearings set for Budget and Tax Rate Increase

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Public hearing on the FY 2014-2015 budget and tax rate have been scheduled for Thursday, August 28, 2014 and Thursday, September 4, 2014.  Both meetings will be held at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 101 S. Main Street.

On August 7, 2014, the City Council voted to consider a tax rate of $0.72527 per $100 valuation which is a two-cent increase from the current rate of $0.70527 per $100 valuation.

Click here to view a copy of the proposed budget for FY 2014-2015.

FY14-15 Proposed Budget

Click here to view a copy of the Notice of Public Hearings.

Notice of Public Hearings

Special Election Ordered – Place 6

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On August 7, 2014 the Joshua City Council ordered a special election to be held Tuesday, November 4th to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of Place 6 Council Member Matthew Small.  Applications for a place on the ballot will be accepted through 5 p.m. on Thursday, August 21, 2014.  An application for a place on the ballot, as well as additional information regarding the election, can be obtained by contacting City Secretary Jeanne Heard at (817) 558-7447.

Commercial Sales in City Park Prohibited

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Local merchants and individuals are reminded that commercial sales are prohibited in City Park unless part of a city sponsored event (§1.07.010, Joshua Code of Ordinances).  This prohibition applies to vendors of candy, ice cream snow cones, or any other product for retail sales.  If additional information is needed, please contact City Hall at (817) 558-7447.