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April 11, 2014

Holiday Closure Announced for City Offices

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City offices will be closed Friday, April 18th in observance of Good Friday and Easter.  Emergency services will be operational.  Regular office hours will resume Monday, April 21st.

Hop on Over to the Joshua Fire Department Easter Egg Hunt

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The Joshua Fire Department will host an Easter Egg Hunt at the Joshua Fire Station this Saturday, April 12th, at 10 am.  The Fire Station is located at 770 N. Main Street.  The Easter Bunny will be available for photos.  There will also be an Easter Basket raffle.

YMCA Happenings

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The Joshua Community YMCA will host “Healthy Kids Day” on April 26, 2014 from 11 am until 2:00 pm.  Healthy Kids Day will be a special day of fun activities meant to help build on the incredible potential inside each and every child.  Visit ymca.net/hkd to register or call (817) 645-9622 for more information.  Click here to view the event flyer.  YMCA Healthy Kids Day

The Joshua Community YMCA will host swim lessons at the new pool along with several day camps for kids this summer.  If you are looking for swim lessons or child care options to keep your child learning and engaged this summer, contact the YMCA at (817) 645-9622 for more information.

With the opening of the leisure and play pool, there is a need for lifeguards.  “Swiminars” will be conducted at area YMCAs over the next few months for individuals (age 16 and older) who wish to complete their lifeguard certifications.  For more information, visit www.ymcafw.org.

 

City Council Meeting Change – April 15, 2014

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The next meeting of the Joshua City Council will be held Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 101 S. Main, 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 – April 15, 2014

Meetings will return to the regular schedule (third Thursday of the month) in May.

(To view the entire packet, click on meeting packets, then select the appropriate packet.)

 

April 4, 2014

Type A EDC Board – April 14, 2014

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The next meeting of the Joshua Type A EDC Board will be held Monday, April 14, 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 – April 14, 2014

(To view the entire packet, click on meeting packets, then select the appropriate packet.)

Type B EDC & Parks Board – April 8, 2014

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The next meeting of the Joshua Type B EDC & Parks Board will be held Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 7:00 pm 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 – April 8, 2014

(To view the entire packet, click on meeting packets, then select the appropriate packet.)

City Council Regular Session – April 2014 meeting change

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The April regular session of the Joshua City Council has been changed from Thursday, April 17th to Tuesday, April 15th.  The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 101 S. Main Street.  The City Council will resume its normal meeting schedule (third Thursday of each month) in May.

April 2, 2014

Planning & Zoning Commission – Meeting Cancellation

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The Joshua Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting scheduled for Monday, April 7, 2014 has been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items.

City Council Special Session – April 7, 2014

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The Joshua City Council will hold a Special Session on Monday, April 7, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 101 S. Main, Joshua, Texas.  This meeting is open to the public and subject to the open meeting laws of the State of Texas.  To view the agenda, click here.  Agenda – April 7, 2014

March 24, 2014

Chisholm Trail Parkway – Community Celebration Nears

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The long awaited Chisholm Trail Parkway toll road connecting Tarrant and Johnson counties is nearing completion!  Public events celebrating this epic milestone for North Texas will occur on Saturday, May 10, 2014.  For one time only, local residents will have the opportunity to ride their bicycle, run, walk or do all three on the actual parkway before it opens to traffic.  Click here for more information about this exciting event.  Chisholm Trail Parkway Celebration Info

City Election Update – Cancellation due to Unopposed Candidates

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The City of Joshua General and Special Election, previously ordered to be held Saturday, May 10, 2014, have been cancelled.  As allowed by the Texas Election Code, the City Council took formal action to cancel the election since each candidate is unopposed.  The unopposed candidates will be sworn into office after May 10, 2014.  The unopposed candidates are:  Chuck Mayfield (Place 2); Brent Gibson (Place 4); and, Jerry Moore (Place 5).  Certification of Unopposed Candidates

JCPAAA Meeting – April 1, 2014

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The next meeting of the Joshua Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association will be held Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at the Joshua Fire Station, 770 N. Main Street.  Click here to view the agenda.  Agenda – April 1, 2014