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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Step Plan Adopted for City Employees

Effective August 4, the City of Joplin has adopted a new step plan for city employees. The plan was approved by the City Council on July 16, 2018 to address some concerns brought forth by City Manager Sam Anselm about the current pay system.

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Crowd gathers for official opening of Senior Center

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Area seniors, City officials and representatives from the Area Agency on Aging celebrated the official opening of the new Joplin Senior Center at an Open House and Ribbon Cutting ceremony today.

The crowd attending had plenty of room in the 14,400 square f...

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Aquatic Centers begin to close for season after Sunday, August 5

2018 Aquatic Center Closing Schedule

The City of Joplin’s three aquatic centers will begin closing for the summer on a staggered schedule beginning Sunday, August 5.

“Back-to-school season is a challenging time for us staffing-wise,” said Jessica Johnson, Recreat...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Joplin Public Library changes to a “Fine-Free” format, effective August 1

Beginning Wednesday, August 1, 2018, Joplin Public Library patrons can borrow items from JPL without accruing overdue fines.  In addition, JPL will erase overdue fines patrons currently owe.

Library Director Jacque Gage noted that this change shou...

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Posted on: July 25, 2018

Work on 20th Street intersections creates lane shifts, some closures

Intersection work along 20th Street to install decorative concrete to the areas begins July 30. A colorized terra cotta concrete will be poured at both 20th Street intersections at Connecticut Avenue and Indiana Avenue. These will be similar to intersecti...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Health Collaborative seeking feedback through community survey

A variety of organizations working across the spectrum of health in our region have again come together to better understand the health status, behaviors and needs of the populations they serve.

And now they need your help.

The Jasper and Newton Counties Co...

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To take survey.... City News
Posted on: July 13, 2018

Night closures of East 20th start Wednesday, July 18 due to stormwater work

Due to stormwater work in the area, 20th Street from Range Line to Highview Avenue will be closed for night work for stormwater work in the area.

Starting Wednesday, July 18, D & E Plumbing will begin work to replace a large stormwater pipe that crosse...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Financial Sustainability Report presented to City Council

A financial sustainability report for the City of Joplin was presented at Monday’s City Council meeting. 

For those who missed it or seeking more details, the report is listed at http://mo-joplin2.civicplus.com/AgendaCenter/ViewFile/Item...

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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: July 24, 2018

Structure Fire 215 E 34th Street

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 24, 2018

SUBJECT:      Structure Fire 215 E 34th Street

CONTACT:    Keith Stammer, Public Information Officer

On Tuesday, 24 July, 2018, at approximately 7:11 AM the...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Structure Fire 1815 S Ohio Ave.

NEWS RELEASE

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 24, 2018

SUBJECT:      Structure Fire 1815 S Ohio Ave.

CONTACT:    Keith Stammer, Public Information Officer

On Tuesday, 24 July, 2018, at approximately 2:36 AM the ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Structure Fire 7502 E 26th Street, Hampshire Pet Foods

NEWS RELEASE

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 24, 2018

SUBJECT:      Structure Fire 7502 E 26th Street, Hampshire Pet Foods

CONTACT:    Keith Stammer, Public Information Officer

On Tuesday, 24 July, 2018, at app...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Structure Fire, 1605 S Minnesota Ave

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 06, 2018

SUBJECT:      Structure Fire 1605 S Minnesota Ave

CONTACT:    Keith Stammer, Public Information Officer

On Thursday, 05 July, 2018, at approximately 10:46 P...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Health Collaborative seeking feedback through community survey

A variety of organizations working across the spectrum of health in our region have again come together to better understand the health status, behaviors and needs of the populations they serve.

And now they need your help.

The Jasper and Newton Counties Co...

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To take survey.... Health Department

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

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