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Posted on: September 21, 2018

City changes employment policy on criminal background

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The City of Jackson issued an administrative order this week to city departments declaring applicants will no longer have to list their criminal history on applications for city employment.

This means an applicant will not be automatically removed from con...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Video highlights: Jackson City Council meeting Sept. 18

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Watch this video be informed of the latest action from the Jackson City Council:  CLICK HERE TO WATCH

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

W. Washington Ave being converted from one-way to two-way traffic

W. Washington Conversion

Drivers in Jackson will soon get a view of the city they haven’t seen in decades. W. Washington Avenue, a major roadway that connects Jackson’s west side to downtown is being converted from one-way to two-way traffic over the next mont...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

New council member appointed to vacant Fifth Ward seat

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 The city’s Fifth Ward now has a new council member. At a special meeting Monday night, the Jackson City Council selected Kelsey Heck to represent the Fifth Ward.

The council made the appointment to fill the vacancy of Andrew Frounfelker...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

City and business leaders to unveil new downtown development

The 200

The Jackson community is invited to the unveiling of a new mixed use development that will continue the private investment and growth in downtown Jackson.

On Friday Sept. 28 at 11:00 a.m., city officials and local business leaders will gather on the 200 bl...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

Playground closed for new play structure installation

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JACKSON – Families will soon have new playground equipment to enjoy at Kiwanis Park in Jackson, thanks to generous support from the community.  

In order for the installation to happen safely, the playground will be closed from Monday Se...

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Fall fire hydrant flushing happening Sept. 17-Oct. 2

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HYDRANT FLUSHING ALERT: The City of Jackson Water Department is starting its fall fire hydrant flushing efforts on Monday Sept. 17. 

Flushing will start in the southwest section of the city and finish in the northeast section three weeks later. Fl...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

No PFAS detected in test of Jackson's drinking water

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City officials are pleased with the results of a recent water test from the state.

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