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

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Citizens Police Academy Information

The City of Joshua Police Department will hold the first ever Citizens Police Academy. The Citizens Police Academy starts classes January 12, 2010 and is a ten week learning opportunity where citizens of Joshua can gain working knowledge of the Joshua Police Department’s personnel and operations.  There will also be an opportunity to learn about general operatons of the City as a whole.  The goal of this program is to build trust and rapport between the Citizens of our community and their Police Deparmtnet, as well as provide understanding of what exactly the Police Department does and personal interaction with each officer.  Citizens will gain an appreciaiton and understanding of the problems and challenges of their community as well as the problems and challenges law enforcement officers face today. 

Click here to view the application process information.  Citizen Police Academy Application Process

Click here to view the Application form.  Citizen Police Academy Application Form

Click here to view the Citizens Waiver form.  Citizen Waiver Form

Click here to view the Consent for Criminal Records Search form.  Consent for Criminal Record Search

City Page October 22, 2009

Paulette Hartman, City Manager, writes an article weekly titled “City Page” that is published in the Joshua Star. The “City Page” consists of a variety of articles that may be of interest to the citizens of Joshua. The “City Page” will be posted weekly on the City’s web site. Click here to view this article.
City Page.Oct. 22, 2009

City Page October 15, 2009

Paulette Hartman, City Manager, writes an article weekly titled “City Page” that is published in the Joshua Star. The “City Page” consists of a variety of articles that may be of interest to the citizens of Joshua. The “City Page” will be posted weekly on the City’s web site. Click here to view this article.
City Page October 15, 2009

Educational Information Regarding Bond Election for November 3, 2009

Listed below are links to Educational Information regarding the Bond Election to be held on November 3, 2009.  Also attached are the maps relating to Proposition # 2 and 3. 

Click here to view the Educational Information in English.  Bond Election Information – English

Haga clic aqui para ver la informacion para la Eleccion de Bono de 3 de noviembre, del 2009.  Eleccion de Bono de la Ciudad

Click here to view a map referenced in Proposition #2 regarding street improvements for Edgehill Road, Ridgeway Road, Hilltop Place and Rosewood Place.  Map for Proposition #2

Click here to view a map referenced in Proposition #2 regarding street improvements for Plum Street, Apple Street and Pear Court.  Map Referenced in Proposition #2

Click here to view a map referenced in Proposition #3 regarding drainage improvements in the Cofield Drive vicinity.  Map Referenced in Propostion #3

Click here to view a map referenced in Proposition #3 regarding drainage improvements in the Mountain Valley/Village Creek vicinity.  Map Referenced in Proposition #3

Click here to view a map referenced in Proposition #3  regarding drainage improvements in the Joshua Meadows vicinty.  Map Referenced in Propostion #3

City Council Meeting – October 15, 2009

The Joshua City Council will hold a Work Session at 6:30 p.m. and a Regular Session at 7:00 p.m. at the City Hall Council Chambers, 101 S. Main, Joshua, Texas on October 15, 2009.  This is an open meeting, open to the public, subject to the Open Meeting Laws of the State of Texas.  Click here to view the agenda.   City Council Agenda – 10-15-2009 

City Page October 8, 2009

Paulette Hartman, City Manager, writes an article weekly titled “City Page” that is published in the Joshua Star. The “City Page” consists of a variety of articles that may be of interest to the citizens of Joshua. The “City Page” will be posted weekly on the City’s web site. Click here to view this article.
City Page October 8, 2009

Early Voting Information for Bond Election to be held on November 3, 2009

Early Voting for the November 3, 2009 Bond Election will begin on Monday, October 19, 2009 thru October 30, 2009.  Early voting will be conducted at Joshua City Hall, 101 S. Main, Joshua, Texas.  The days for extended hours for Early Voting will  be:

Monday, October 19, 2009 – 7:00 a.m. thru 7:00 p.m.

Monday, October 26,2009 – 7:00 a.m. thru 7:00 p.m.

Remember to bring your voter registration card or drivers license.

 

Votacion Adelantada de la Eleccion de Bono para el 3 de Noviembre, de 2009 empiezara el Lunes, 19 de Octubre 2009 por 30, de Octubre de 2009.  Votacion Adelantada sera dirigida en: La Sala de la Ciudad de Joshua 101 S. Main, Joshua, Texas. Dias de horario extendido de Votacion Adelantada seran:

Lunes, 19 de Octubre, 2009 – 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Lunes, 26 de Octubre, 2009 – 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Por favor requerde de traer su tarjeta de registro de votantes o su licencia de manejar.

Bond Election To Be Held on November 3, 2009

Voting for the Bond Election to be held on November 3, 2009 will be conducted at the Joshua Community Room, 907 S. Broadway, Joshua,
Texas.  Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Please remember to bring your voter registration card or your drivers license.

Votacion para la eleccion de bono se llevara a cabo el: 3 de Noviembre, de 2009.  Sera dirigida en la:  sala de comunidad de Joshua, localizada por 907 s. Broadway, Joshua, Texas.  Los centros electorales estaran abiertos de: 7:00 a.m. hasta las 7:00 p.m.  Por favor requerde de traer su tarjeta de registro de votantes o su licencia de manejar.

City Page October 1, 2009

Paulette Hartman, City Manager, writes an article weekly titled “City Page” that is published in the Joshua Star. The “City Page” consists of a variety of articles that may be of interest to the citizens of Joshua. The “City Page” will be posted weekly on the City’s web site. Click here to view this article.
City Page October 1, 2009

TIF Board Meeting – Sept. 29, 2009

The Joshua Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Board will hold a Special Session at 7:00 p.m., at the City Hall Council Chambers, 101 S. Main, Joshua, Texas on September 29, 2009.  This is an open meeting, open to the public, subject to the Open Meeting Laws of the State of Texas.  Click here to view the agenda.    TIF Board Agenda – 9-29-2009

Adoption of Tax Rate.

City of Joshua ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR’S TAX RATE. 

THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 8.00 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY ($2.16).

City Council Meeting – Sept. 17, 2009

The Joshua City Council will hold a Work Session at 6:30 p.m. and a Regular Session at 7:00 p.m. at the City Hall Council Chambers, 101 S. Main, Joshua, Texas on September 17, 2009.  This is an open meeting, open to the public, subject to the Open Meeting Laws of the State of Texas.  Click here to view the agenda.    City Council Agenda – 9-17-2009

Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting – Sept. 14, 2009

The Joshua Planning & Zoning Commission will hold a Work Session at 6:30 p.m. and a Regular Session at 7:00 p.m. at the City Hall Council Chambers, 101 S. Main, Joshua, Texas on September 14, 2009.  This is an Open Meeting, open to the public, subject to the Open Meeting Laws of the State of Texas.  Click here to view the agenda.  P&Z Agenda – 9-14-2009

NOTICE OF TAX REVENUE INCREASE

The City of Joshua conducted public hearings on August 20, 2009 and September 10, 2009 on a proposal to increase the total tax revenues of the City of Joshua from properties on the tax roll in the preceding year by 5.28 percent.

The total tax revenue raised last  year at last year’s tax rate of $0.653476 for each $100 of taxable value was $1,584,860.

The total tax revenue proposed to be raised this year at the proposed tax rate of $0.634331 for each $100 of taxable value, excluding tax revenue to be raised from new property added to the tax roll this year , is $1,641,851.

The total tax revenue proposed to be raised this year at the proposed tax rate of $0.634331 for each $100 of taxable value, including tax revenue to be raised from new property added to the tax roll this year, is $1,684,410.

The City Council of the City of Joshua is scheduled to vote on the tax rate that will result in that tax increase at a public meeting to be held on September 17, 2009 at Joshua City Hall, 101 S. Main, Joshua, TX at 7:00 pm.

4B Economic Development Board Meeting – Sept. 8, 2009

The Joshua 4B Economic Development Corporation Board will hold a Regular Meeting at 7:00 p.m. at the Joshua City Hall, Council Chambers, 101 S. Main, Joshua, Texas on September 8, 2009.  This is an open meeting, open to the public, subject to the Open Meeting Laws of the State of Texas.  Click here to view the agenda.  4B EDC Agenda – 09-8-2009