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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.

August 1, 2014

Planning & Zoning Commission – Meeting Cancellation

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The August 4, 2014 meeting of the Joshua Planning & Zoning Commission has been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items.

FY 2014-2015 Budget Preparations Underway

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Members of the City Council will get their first glance at the proposed FY 2014-2015 budget during a special budget work session at 6:30 pm on Thursday, August 7, 2014.  The meeting will be held in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 101 S. Main Street.  The public’s first opportunity to provide input on the proposal will be during a public hearing on Thursday, August 28th.  All  meeting agenda and budget information will be available on the city website at least 72 hours prior to each meeting.

Click here to view a copy of the agenda for August 7, 2014.  Revised Agenda – August 7, 2014

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

July 29, 2014

JCPAAA – August 5, 2014

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The next meeting of the Joshua Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association (JCPAAA) will be held at 6 pm on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 in the Joshua Fire Station Conference Room, 770 N. Main Street, Joshua.  Click here to view the agenda.  Agenda – August 5, 2014

Trash Collection Update

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Due to unforeseen circumstances, Progressive Waste Solutions was unable to complete trash collection on Monday, July 28th.  Approximately 200-300 residences were impacted.  Trash collection will be resume and be completed Tuesday morning.  Progressive Waste Collection apologizes for this inconvenience.