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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Amendment for JATSO Unified Planning Work Program for Fiscal Year 2019

The Joplin Area Transportation Study Organization (JATSO) is seeking a 7-day public comment period for an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2019 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP). This amendment involves continuing a task from FY 2018 that still needs to be...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Public meeting on December 13 focuses on low-water bridge over Shoal Creek

The City of Joplin is moving forward on the construction phase of the new bridge over Shoal Creek, located near Glendale Road and Jackson Avenue.  An open house public meeting for area property owners to meet representatives of Hartman & Comp...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

Outgoing Board and Commission volunteers to be recognized at Dec. 3 Council meeting

With more than 25 Boards and Commissions, the City of Joplin appreciates the many citizens who volunteer to serve on these committees. Board members serve various term lengths, and sometimes serve extended terms to help review City projects, plans and pro...

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Pedestrian crossing at 20th & Murphy Boulevard uses new technology

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The construction along East 20th Street is nearly completed with new road surface, sidewalks, streetlights, and a pedestrian crossing with safety enhancements. Location of this crossing is at the Murphy Boulevard intersection and is adjacent with a pullou...

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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: 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 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: December 6, 2018

Structure Fire, 301 S Pearl

On Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 6:24 PM the Joplin Fire responded to a report of a residential structure fire at 301 S. Pearl. Crews arrived on scene to find a two-story residential structure with heavy fire coming from the garage and rear of the home. ...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Structure Fire, 1832 S Sergeant

NEWS RELEASE

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 15, 2018

SUBJECT:      Structure Fire, 1832 S Sergeant.

CONTACT:    James Furgerson, Fire Chief

On Thursday, 15 November 2018, at 3:40 AM the Joplin Fire Departm...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 Infections Likely Linked to Romaine Lettuce

A statement from DHSS in regards to the FDA investigating a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157: H7 infections likely linked to romaine lettuce:

"We have been receiving inquiries about this outbreak. This is what we know currently. There are no illnes...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

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