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Car Seat Check




JCFD offers Car Seat Check-Ups Saturday, Aug. 26

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7 in 70: What happened this week in Johns Creek?

[Watch video.]

 

Vietnam War




Johns Creek selected to host screening of famed director Ken Burns' upcoming series 'The Vietnam War' Aug. 18

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MLB Play Ball




MLB Play Ball event set for Aug. 26

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Farmers Market




Johns Creek Farmers Market season ends Aug. 26

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Clubhouse Fitness





Register for September-October Clubhouse Fitness classes

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Summer Concert



Johns Creek Symphony Orchestra to perform at Summer Concert Aug. 26

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Special Needs Bocce Ball





Special Needs Bocce Ball held on Tuesdays

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Pup-a-Palooza




Pup-a-Palooza vendors needed

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Sargent Road at McGinnis Ferry



New traffic pattern on McGinnis Ferry Road at Sargent Road

[Read more.]


Meeting




Cities seek input on future transportation

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Police




Johns Creek named 4th Safest City in America

[Read more.]


Shakerag Park




City Council approves new turf fields at two City parks

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Vote






Qualifying for Johns Creek City Council election set for Aug. 21-23

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Cemetery




City begins routine ground maitenance on abandoned Macedonia African Methodist Church Cemetery

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GIS award




More national recognition for Johns Creek GIS

[Read more.]


House




Important update regarding 2017 assessment notices

[Read more.]

 

State Bridge Road




City receives $1.5 million grant for section of State Bridge Road widening

[Read more.]


DataHub




U.S. Conference of Mayors recognizes Johns Creek during 28th annual Livability Awards

[Read more.]


park





City purchases more greenspace to add park network

[Read more.]


New City Hall



City sets timeline for move to new City Hall

[Read more.]


#2 Best Place to Live in Georgia




Johns Creek named #2 Best Place to Live in Georgia

[View the ranking.]


Draft Comp Plan





City seeks community input on draft version of its 2017 Comprehensive Plan

[Read more.]


TPA Lakes



City takes next step to move parks forward

[Read more.]

Pickleball





 

Pickleball expanded at Newtown Park

[Read more.]

 

 

Zika Fact Sheet






City shares tips on limiting mosquito growth

[Read more.]
 

 

Culturally Diverse




Johns Creek named 9th Most Diverse Small City in America

[View ranking.]
 

Park Place Trip




Register for Park Place programs, activities this summer

[Read more.]
 

Neighborhood Repaving




City begins third year of Neighborhood Repaving

[Read more.]

 

Outdoor burning



Outdoor burning prohibited through Sept. 30

[Read more.]
 

School bus




Johns Creek high schools ranked on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools

[View report.]
 

 

#2 Best Suburb to Live in Georgia




Johns Creek named #2 Best Suburb to Live in Georgia, #35 in U.S.

[View the ranking.]

 

sewer





Crews to begin inspecting storm drain systems in Johns Creek

[Read more.]
 

Water safety




Be safe, check water release schedule before entering Chattahoochee River

[Read more.] [Watch water safety video.]

 

Credit Rating




Johns Creek receives AAA credit ratings

[Read more.]
 

 

Johns Creek Police Department




Johns Creek tops list of safest cities in Georgia 2017

[View list.]
 

Culturally diverse




Johns Creek ranked 12th most culturally diverse small city in U.S., 42nd overall

[View the WalletHub ranking.]

 

 

school bus




Northview, Johns Creek & Chattahoochee high schools recognized among best in state

[View rankings.]
 

DataHub




Johns Creek launches free '2.0' information portal, DataHub

[Read more.]
 

Police




Johns Creek named Safest City in Georgia 2017

[Read the SafeWise report.]
 

Billboard Town Hall




City Council statement on billboards

[Read the statement.]

Mobile Phone




Text to 911 now available 

[Read more.]
 

House




Johns Creek named #3 Best Place for First Time Homebuyers in U.S.

[Read the Johns Creek Patch article.]
 

Waze


 

Johns Creek becomes first municipality in the world to share business data with Waze

[Read more.] [Watch video.]

parks




Johns Creek named #4 Best City to Live in U.S.

[View the ranking here.]

TSPLOST





Learn more about potential transportation sales tax (TSPLOST)

[Read more.]

Parks Bond







Johns Creek Parks Bond Referendum

[Read more.]

billboard




Update on billboard construction in Johns Creek

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Open Checkbook portal





City debuts Open Checkbook online portal

[Read more.] [Watch video tutorial.]