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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Joplin Training Chief Mark Cannon named Fire Training Officer of the Year for Missouri

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Joplin
Fire Training Chief Mark Cannon received recognition from the MissouriDepartment of Public Safety Fire Marshal's office today for his work,
dedication and performance.<_o3a_p>

Cannon wasnamed the Fire Training Officer of the Year for the State of...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Public meeting on Feb. 27 focuses on St. Louis widening project

The City of
Joplin will soon begin construction on the St. Louis widening project.  
Upon completion of the project, St. Louiswill be widened to a 3-lane road with bicycle lanes and pedestrian sidewalks on
both sides of the roadway. <_o3a_p>

An open h...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

City Manager's Report for February 17th

For the most recent update to the city council provided by our city manager, please follow the link below.

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Joplin Fire Department releases 2016 Annual Report

The Joplin Fire Department has
released its 2016 Annual Report. The document provides an overview of eachdivision in the department and highlights various projects throughout the year.
With more than 8,200 calls for service the firefighters assisted i...

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To view 2016 Fire Department's Annual Report...
Posted on: February 13, 2017

Public meeting on February 22 to focus on Main Street reconstruction project

As
part of the recovery work following the May 2011 tornado, Main Streetreconstruction will begin soon. The City will host an Open House Public
Meeting from
4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, February 22, at theoffices of Olsson Associates, located at 70...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

City offices closed & Council Meeting rescheduled in observance of President’s Day

In observance of President’s Day on
Monday, February 20, the Joplin City Council’s regularly-scheduled third Mondaymeeting will be held on Tuesday, February 21  The rescheduled meeting will begin at 6 p.m.
and will be held in the Coun...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

SAVE the DATE - June 3 is Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting of new Joplin Public Library

SAVE
the DATE of Saturday, June 3, 2017 for a day of fun, exploration and newexcitement as the Joplin Public Library hosts its Grand Opening and Ribbon
Cutting. Construction work continues on the new facility at 1901 East 20thStreet as staff prepare...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Annual Residential Leaf Pick-Up Program Coming to a Close

The City of Joplin has announced that the
annual leaf pick-up program has ended with all residential areas beingcanvassed.  However, if residents still
have leaves, the Parks Department will provide “special request pick-ups.”  T...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Fly Joplin! Upgraded service coming to Joplin Regional Airport

Starting
in mid-February, American Airlines will be upgrading the Joplin service toDallas/Ft. Worth by providing a bigger, dual class, aircraft for travelers. The
upgraded aircraft, the Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) 700, will have seating for66 passen...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

New software allows access to Municipal Court case information, plus court dockets

The general public can now search Municipal Court case
information on line, as well as view upcoming court dockets, as a result of softwareadditions recently completed. The availability of these online searches will
allow individuals the opportunity v...

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To view Municipal Court's record search site...
Posted on: January 11, 2017

City reminds citizens to prepare for winter weather

With the forecast listing winter precipitation for the next
few days, there are several precautions citizens can take in preparation forthis bitter cold spell. One of the primary concerns is the winter weather's
ability to knock out heat, pow...

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Citizens group launches Vision Joplin 2022; encourages citizens’ participation in project

Today a group of area citizens and community leaders gathered at City Hall in support of Vision Joplin 2022 as it was introduced to the public during a press conference.  Committee member Clifford Wert and Joplin Mayor Mike Seibert spo...

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Vision Joplin 2022...
Posted on: July 13, 2016

Interactive website allows residents to check work of multiple recovery projects in neighborhoods

Earlier this year, the City launched project snapshots on its website, www.joplinmo.org/cdbg-list, providing an overview of all the recovery work being completed in Joplin. Users can easily scroll through each project, noting their description, timeline o...Read on...

To view the interactive website...