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Parking Expert Arrives in City
Post date: Mon, 08/22/2016 - 12:26

Jonesboro downtown merchants are considering taking area development to another level by hiring an expert to help solve parking problems. 

The Downtown Jonesboro Association and a City Council committee have wrestled with...

City Approves Rezoning
Post date: Mon, 08/22/2016 - 12:19

Jonesboro Mayor Hubert Brodell broke a 6-6 tie Monday, granting property owner Anita Arnold's request to rezone 20 acres of property from single-family residential to commercial use.


Approximately 80 people indicated their...

City Council Sets TIF Criteria
Post date: Mon, 08/22/2016 - 12:05

The Jonesboro City Council adopted a set of guidelines Monday that city officials will use when considering applications for tax increment financing for commercial developments.

The city has authorized the new financing tool for...