Joshua City Hall 101 South Main St. Joshua, Texas 76058

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Welcome to the City of Joshua

The City of Joshua is a Home Rule municipality located in the heart of Johnson County along Highway 174. Joshua has a population of just over 7,000 citizens and operates under the Council-Manager form of local government. The City Council is elected by the voters to serve as the City’s Board of Directors and establish the policies of the City.

The City Manager is appointed by the City Council to serve as the Chief Executive Officer and implement the policies established by the City Council as well as manage day-to-day operations of all City Departments. The City Council holds its regular meetings on the third Thursday of every month at City Hall located at 101 South Main beginning at 7:00 p.m. City offices are open Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The City of Joshua is operating under the Johnson County disaster declaration dated March 20, 2020.

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Message from Mayor Joe Hollarn –  Video of Mayor Joe Hollarn dated March 26, 2020

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As of 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 24th, all public access to city facilities will be closed. The closure is effective until further notice.
The City of Joshua is still open and will continue business as usual via phone or online. By closing public access to our city facilities, we are doing our part to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus and allowing our staff to practice social distancing.
Utility Billing Payments may be made online or by phone (credit card fees will be waived).

Click here to view the Facilities Closure Guidelines.

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Joshua City Council Emergency Meeting

The Joshua City Council will hold an Emergency Meeting at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at the Joshua City Hall, located at 101 S. Main St., Joshua, Texas on March 26, 2020. To submit a public comment, please email it to City Secretary Alice Holloway at no later than 5:30 pm today. THIS …

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May 2, 2020 Election postponed

May 2, 2020 Election Due to the Imminent Threat to Public Health and Safety from the Coronavirus, and Pursuant to a Proclamation from the Governor of Texas, dated March 18, 2020, the City Council postponed the May 2, 2020 election to the November 3, 2020 uniform date.

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March 19, 2020 Council Meeting Snapshot

City Council Meetings is a great place to learn about the current events of the City.  For citizens who cannot attend, this snapshot is being provided to serve as a summary of business conducted.  The exact minutes of the meeting will be available in the near future on the council website. March 19, 2020 Snapshot

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