The City of Joshua’s Planning and Zoning Commission and City Council will conduct public hearings to consider an amendment to the Thoroughfare Master Plan, contained in the 2016 Comprehensive Plan, by removing the existing 2-Lane Collector Roadway from SH 174 to CR 1023 and designating CR 904 west of SH 174 as a 2-Lane Collector Roadway
The Planning & Zoning Commission will conduct its public hearing on April 5, 2021 at 6:30 PM and the City Council will conduct its public hearing and consideration on April 15, 2021.
Both meetings will be held in the City Council chambers at Joshua City Hall, 101 South Main Street, Joshua, TX 76058.
If your trash was not picked up yesterday, please leave it out and it will be collected as soon as possible. Your patience and understanding is greatly appreciated.
Individual Assistance (IA) FEMA’s direct assistance to individuals and households. There are currently 77 counties eligible for IA.
How does a Texan apply for FEMA IA?
Individuals in one of the 77 declared counties for IA can register online at:
1-800-621-3362 or 1-800-462-7585
Additional recovery programs have also been made available to aid Texans in recovering from this disaster.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) received federal approval to SNAP recipients to use their food benefits to purchase hot foods and ready-to-eat meals and for the replacement benefits for food lost or destroyed due to impacts from the severe winter storm.
USDA Programs The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) continues to work with local, state, federal, and non-governmental partners to address the severe winter weather effects on Texas livestock and poultry and is working with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to deliver programs that provide assistance to rural communities, farmers and ranchers, families and small businesses affected by the recent winter storms.
The severe weather event experienced by our region has caused considerable damage to residential and commercial properties in the City of Joshua. Ruptured water pipes, irrigation lines, and damaged hot water heaters, not to mention structural damage, sheetrock and flooring. As a result, the City Manager has authorized the Department of Development Services to waive all plumbing permitting and inspection fees that are a result of damage from the recent freezing weather.
An Emergency Plumbing Permit Application can be located on the City website www.cityofjoshuatx.us and available to all registered plumbers with the City. Proof of damage will be required and may be uploaded with the application.
This application will be available for 30 days. Times may be extended on a case-by-case basis. All repairs must be in accordance with International Plumbing Code 2015 and all local ordinances that apply
UPDATE: The distribution of water has ended.
Friday, February 19, 2021
City of Joshua has limited availability of bottled water. Citizens are welcome to go to the Joshua Fire Department- 770 N. Main, enter through on the south side, go to the last bay area. Water will be handed out in limited quantities.
City offices will be closed on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 due to increment weather.
There will be no trash service on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 due to the increment weather.
There will be no trash pick-up today due to inclement weather.
City offices will be closed on Tuesday, Feb. 16; 2021 due to inclement weather and hazardous road conditions. The safety of our employees and citizens are our top priority.
Waste Connections has informed the City that due to the road conditions, trash service will not run today. Service will resume on Monday February 15.
City Offices will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day, on Monday, February 15, 2021.
Notice of Public Hearing
Notice is hereby given that the City of Joshua Zoning Board of Adjustment will conduct a public hearing and consider approving a Variance to lot size and landscaping standards on a 1.26 acre tract of land located at the southeast corner of FM Highway 917 and State Highway 174, locally known as 103 & 105 South Broadway Street, Oak Knoll Addition and being located within the Restricted Commercial District (C-1), for a proposed 7-Eleven Development.
The Zoning Board of Adjustment will conduct its public hearing and consideration on January 25, 2021 at 6:30 PM. The meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers at Joshua City Hall, 101 South Main Street, Joshua, TX 76058.
As of the date of publication of this notice, it is unknown whether the meeting will be conducted in City Council Chambers or virtually. The posted agenda for the meeting will contain appropriate information.
City of Joshua Offices and Facilities are closed for the New Year Holiday on Friday, January 1, 2021.
We Wish Everyone a Prosperous and Healthy New Year.
City Offices will be closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1. There will be no disruption in the waste or recycle collection during the Christmas Holiday. Please dispose of trees properly. You may place your tree at the curbside on a regular scheduled collection day.
The City of Joshua will hold a Run-Off Election on Saturday, December 19, 2020 to elect Council Member Place 2 to the City Council. Voters can cast their ballot at the Joshua High School South Trust Community Room, 907 South Broadway, Joshua, Texas from 7am to 7pm. For more information, please contact the City Secretary’s Office at 817-558-7447 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for exercising your right to vote.
Water to the City Park has been turned off due to a water leak repair. We hope to have the water service restored sometime tomorrow. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Joshua City offices will be closed on November 26th and 27th.
There will be no trash pickup on Thanksgiving Day. The next scheduled pickup is Monday, November 30, 2020.