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Posted on: November 8, 2018

City kicks off holiday season with window display unveiling and annual tree lighting

To help get everyone in the holiday spirit, Joplin City Hall’s windows will be decorated for all to enjoy. The public is invited to the annual unveiling of the large windows of the historic structure, 602 South Main. The opening takes place at 6...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Public Library seeking designs by children for new children’s library card

Joplin Public Library is seeking designs for children, by children, for a new library card. The library will begin offering a new children’s card shortly after the first of the year. The library is offering a design contest for children ages 0-1...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

Residential Leaf Pick-Up scheduled to start Monday, November 26

The City of Joplin will start the annual residential leaf pick up program on Monday, November 26, weather permitting.

Residents are reminded that some conditions caused by Mother Nature can delay the start of the program. This includes rainy days and/or we...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Joplin Insider program focuses on recycling, community shred event

In the next program of Joplin Insider, viewers will learn more about recycling and the upcoming free community shred event scheduled in November. MaryAnne Phillips, Joplin Recycling Coordinator, visits with Public Information Officer Lynn Onstot about the...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Recycling Center offers Community Document Shred Event to celebrate America Recycles Day

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Many people may have personal papers that are no longer needed and are cluttering their house, but fear of identity theft prevents some people from trashing or recycling these sensitive documents. 

The Joplin Recycling Center, 1310 West A Street, ...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

Citizens addressing Council have various options during regular meetings

At the top of City Council meetings, City Council members welcome citizens who have indicated they would like to address them regarding an issue. To help with this process, City Council developed protocols to follow, which vary depending on the topic, whe...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

New lending service at Library provides access via mobile devices

Joplin Public Library is excited to introduce hoopla, a brand new, revolutionary library lending service! Patrons can now borrow thousands of videos and music albums right from a smartphone, tablet or web browser. This easy-to-use digital lending platform...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Joplin Public Library to Accept Passport Applications

Joplin Public Library is pleased to announce that effective September 4, 2018 it will accept passport applications on behalf of the U.S. Department of State.  U.S. citizens planning international travel may apply for their passports seven days pe...

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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...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

N. Florida closed between Zora Ave. & Newman Road on Thursday, Nov. 15

There will be a road closure on North Florida between Newman Road and Zora Ave will begin Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:00 a.m. and will remain closed until 6:00 p.m. 

Closure is due to the replacement of a water line.

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Posted on: November 11, 2018

Winter Weather Advisory for Monday

200 PM CST SUN NOV 11 2018 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO 3 AM CST TUESDAY... * WHAT...SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 3 INCHES AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A LIGHT GLAZE EXPECTED.
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Posted on: October 8, 2018

Structure Fire - Joplin Sports Complex

NEWS RELEASE

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 08, 2018

SUBJECT:      Structure Fire 3301 W 1st Street.

CONTACT:    James Furgerson , Fire Chief

On Saturday, 06 October 2018, at 11:26 PM the Joplin Fire Depart...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

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