2019 News Archive

Johns Creek Ranked In Top 20 On MONEY’s “Best Places To Live” List for 2019

September 19, 2019

Meredith Corporation's MONEY.com announced its annual Best Places to Live list and the City of Johns Creek was selected as one of the top 20 cities in the nation. 

Johns Creek receives Distinguished Budget Award

September 12, 2019

The City of Johns Creek received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for the city’s 2019 Annual Operating and Capital Budget book. This year’s award marks the second straight year the city has received recognition from the national organization.
 
Bulky Items Recycling Day set for Sept. 21

Bulky Items Recycling Day set for Sept. 21

September 05, 2019

Recycle clothing, furniture, home medical equipment and other hard-to-dispose-of large items at Johns Creek’s “Bulky Items Recycling Day” Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Target / Home Depot parking lot located at 5950 State Bridge Road.

Patriot Day commemoration set for September 11

August 29, 2019

The community is invited to attend a Patriot Day commemoration event in honor of the people and first responders who lost their lives as a result of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.  

Pup-a-Palooza returns Sept. 21

August 27, 2019

Bring your puppy pal to Pup-a-Palooza, a puppy party, on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Newtown Park, in the Mark Burkhalter Amphitheater.
 

Fall Family Festival Call to Vendors

August 27, 2019

The City of Johns Creek’s big autumn event –the Fall Family Festival with its games and activities, is set for Saturday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. so mark your calendars!

Free Outdoor Fitness – September

August 27, 2019

Free Outdoor Fitness at Newtown Park continues this September! These FREE, outdoor fitness classes are a great way to stay healthy and have fun! Certified instructors teach these popular classes and all fitness levels are welcome.
 

Be a part of the 2019 Founders Day Parade!

August 27, 2019

Enter your neighborhood group, civic organization or business in the 13th Annual Johns Creek Founders Day Parade/Kickoff to the 2019 North Fulton Holiday Season scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 7.

Johns Creek adopts 2019 Millage Rate

August 26, 2019

Johns Creek City Council unanimously voted to provide homeowners in the city with a tax reduction by lowering the 2019 millage rate to 3.552 and the park bond millage to 0.391. 
 

Johns Creek residents qualify for 2019 General Election

August 23, 2019

Residents qualified as candidates for the Johns Creek City Council Election set for Tuesday, Nov. 5. The election is for the Council Seats of Post 2, Post 4, and Post 6.
 

Mayor Bodker presents proposed FY2020 Budget

August 21, 2019

Johns Creek Mayor Mike Bodker shared his proposed Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Budget for the City of Johns Creek and presented a detailed revenue and spending plan to the City Council and the community for their review and consideration. 
Collaboration leads to successful Kimball Bridge Road Iimprovements

Collaboration leads to successful Kimball Bridge Road Iimprovements

August 08, 2019

The City of Johns Creek teamed with the Georgia Department of Transportation and the City of Alpharetta on essential Kimball Bridge Road widening project.

Volunteers needed to serve on the City’s Arts and Culture Board

August 01, 2019

Residents who are interested in serving on the Arts and Culture Board can nominate themselves for board positions. Residents with the time, ability and desire to actively participate on this board are asked to please apply online.
 

Two Movie Nights in August

July 31, 2019

Not one, but two Movies in the Park in August! Can we get any luckier? Our August movies begin with LEGO Movie 2 (PG) on Saturday, Aug. 10, and closes with Ralph Breaks the Internet (pg) on Saturday, Aug. 31.

Town Hall meeting set for Thursday, Aug. 15

July 31, 2019

Mayor Mike Bodker and City Council will host their next quarterly Town Hall meeting on Thursday, Aug. 15, from 7-9 p.m. at City Hall, 11360 Lakefield Drive.

Registration Now Open for September/October Clubhouse Fitness

July 30, 2019

Now is the perfect time to add exercise to your weekly routine. Sign up today for an upcoming Clubhouse Fitness session! These sessions, beginning the week of Sept. 3, offer Yoga, Zumba, and more for beginners to experts.
 

Back to School Readiness and Safety

July 30, 2019

School is back in session. By mid- August, the majority of students in Georgia will be back in the classroom. Students attending Fulton County Schools begin on Monday, August 12. As children head back, here are a few tips to help keep them safe and ready to learn.

Free Outdoor Fitness – August

July 30, 2019

Free Outdoor Fitness at Newtown Park continues this August! These FREE, outdoor fitness classes are a great way to stay healthy and have fun! Certified instructors teach these popular classes and all fitness levels are welcome.
 

Johns Creek hires Ben Song as Community Development Director

July 30, 2019

Johns Creek hires Ben Song as the city’s new Community Development Director. 

2019 Summer Concert Series continues featuring artist Edwin McCain

July 29, 2019

The 2019 Summer Concert Series continues on Saturday August 3, featuring artist Edwin McCain, known for his love songs “I’ll Be” and “I Could Not Ask For More.”  

Pup-A-Palooza vendors wanted

July 29, 2019

Pet-related vendors are invited to participate in Pup-A-Palooza 2019!  This is a great opportunity to establish brand awareness and loyalty, and build new relationships with prospective customers. 

Adaptive Recreation Dance Night Set for Friday, Sept. 6

July 29, 2019

Save the date! The Adaptive Recreation Dance Night “Under the Stars” will be held Friday, Sept. 6, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Newtown Park.

Mayor Mike Bodker to Host MLB Play Ball Event, Aug. 24

July 29, 2019

Mayor Mike Bodker will host Johns Creek youth at the City’s MLB Play Ball Event as part of the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM)continued support of the “Play Ball Summer” initiative, which focuses on the fun nature of baseball and encourages an active and healthy lifestyle for kids in all communities. 
 

Johns Creek launches JC Now smartphone app upgrade

July 25, 2019

Johns Creek Now, the City of Johns Creek’s smartphone app (JC Now) has received a major facelift and functionality upgrade

The City sets dates to hold Millage Rate hearings

July 24, 2019

The public hearings will be held on Monday, Aug. 5 at noon and at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall.
 

Johns Creek Offers Homeowners a 2019 Homestead Exemption Calculator Tool

July 23, 2019

The City of Johns Creek created a helpful online calculator tool to help homeowners in the city calculate and verify their 2019 property exemptions found on 2019 property assessment notices.

Batter Up for the 2019 Fall Adult Co-Ed Softball Season!

June 28, 2019

The City of Johns Creek's fall co-ed adult softball league is gearing up for its tenth year of slow-pitch. Registration runs July 1 thru July 26 and is limited to the first eight teams to register.

 

Registration now open for Fall baseball at Ocee Park!

June 28, 2019

Registration for Ocee Park Fall 2019 Baseball is now open! Ocee Park Athletic Association (OPAA) sponsors youth co-ed T-Ball and Baseball programs for boys and girls ages 4 to 15 years old.

Movies at Newtown set for July 13 featuring Ralph Breaks the Internet

June 28, 2019

July Movies at Newtown event set for Saturday, July 13, featuring the Disney film Ralph Breaks the Internet (PG). 

Free Outdoor Fitness continues in July

June 28, 2019

Free Outdoor Fitness at Newtown Park continues this July! These FREE, outdoor fitness classes are a great way to stay healthy and have fun! Certified instructors teach these popular classes and all fitness levels are welcome.

Special Needs Bingo Night set for Friday, July 26

June 28, 2019

B4, G52….Those with special needs and thier families are invited to Bingo Night on Friday, July 26 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Park Place in Newtown Park. All ages welcome.

Summer Concert featuring Edwin McCain set for August 3

June 28, 2019

The Johns Creek Recreation and Parks Division continues its 2019 Amphitheater Summer Concert Series on Saturday August 3, featuring artist Edwin McCain, known for his love songs “I’ll Be” and “I Could Not Ask For More.”  

Buice Rd traffic calming construction begins July 1

June 28, 2019

Construction will begin on Buice Road, July 1, to install several measures designed to promote safe pedestrian access and discourage speeding.

Johns Creek is Game On for Park and Recreation Month

June 28, 2019

Since 1985, America has celebrated July as Park and Recreation Month. This year, we are highlighting the fun, games and exciting offerings at your local parks and recreation opportunities in Johns Creek. 

Georgia Department of Transportation to being resurfacing of SR141

June 28, 2019

Contractors for the Georgia Dept. of Transportation (GDOT) are scheduled to begin milling, inlay and resurfacing of SR 141/ Medlock Bridge Road in Fulton County, from the Gwinnett County line to the Forsyth County line, approximately 5.4 miles. Work should begin July 15.   
 

Johns Creek City Council appoints Police Chief Ed Densmore As Acting City Manager

June 17, 2019

Johns Creek City Council appointed Police Chief Ed Densmore Acting City Manager following the approval of a separation agreement with Warren Hutmacher. 

Northeast/Spruill Oaks, Ocee libraries to close for construction

June 12, 2019

The Northeast/Spruill Oaks Library and Ocee Library will close to begin extensive renovation work as part of the library’s Capital Improvement Program Phase II project.
Ocee Park fall baseball registration now open

Ocee Park fall baseball registration now open

June 12, 2019

Ocee Park fall baseball registration is now open!
 
Newtown Park fall sports registration now open

Newtown Park fall sports registration now open

June 12, 2019

Registration for youth fall sports at Newtown Park is now open.

City marks opening of cricket batting cages at Shakerag Park

June 11, 2019

City staff and community members marked the opening of three new cricket batting cages at Shakerag Park today – the first of its kind in a city park in the Southeast region.
JCFD reminds residents of fireworks law, safety tips

JCFD reminds residents of fireworks law, safety tips

June 06, 2019

As Independence Day celebrations occur, the Johns Creek Fire Department reminds residents of the fireworks law and fireworks safety tips.
City of Johns Creek appoints new Fire Chief

City of Johns Creek appoints new Fire Chief

June 05, 2019

City Manager Warren Hutmacher announced his appointment of Chris Coons as the new fire chief for the City of Johns Creek. Coons served as assistant fire chief for Johns Creek since 2012 and brings more than 26 years of professional experience to the position.
 Johns Creek and Alpharetta bring Waze Carpool to local residents and employers

Johns Creek and Alpharetta bring Waze Carpool to local residents and employers

June 04, 2019

The cities of Johns Creek and Alpharetta today announce a partnership with Waze Carpool, a service offered by Waze that connects riders and drivers for easier, more affordable commutes. Beginning June 4 and available through Aug. 5, residents can upgrade their commutes to work by enjoying $2 flat rides via Waze Carpool. 
Movies at Newtown returns with Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse

Movies at Newtown returns with Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse

May 31, 2019

The City of Johns Creek summer programming is in full swing. June offers Johns Creek residents and visitors a variety of activities including the continuation of the popular summer Movies at Newtown Park series.
Free Outdoor Fitness continues in June

Free Outdoor Fitness continues in June

May 31, 2019

Free Outdoor Fitness at Newtown Park continues this May! These FREE, outdoor fitness classes are a great way to stay healthy and have fun! Certified instructors teach these popular classes and all fitness levels are welcome.
Registration now open for July-August Clubhouse Fitness

Registration now open for July-August Clubhouse Fitness

May 31, 2019

Now is the perfect time to add exercise to your weekly routine. Sign up today for an upcoming Clubhouse Fitness session!
Celebrate America at the city

Celebrate America at the city's July 3 Independence Day event

May 31, 2019

Mark your calendars and save the date for your new Independence Day tradition complete with a picnic, music, and fireworks! Bring your family and friends to the City of Johns Creek’s Independence Day Celebration at Newtown Park. 
JCFD offers free CPR certification class June 22

JCFD offers free CPR certification class June 22

May 24, 2019

 The Johns Creek Fire Department is offering free CPR/AED training to Johns Creek residents on Saturday, June 22 at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. at City Hall, 11360 Lakefield Drive.

Volunteer needed to serve on Rec & Parks Advisory Committee

May 17, 2019

The Johns Creek Recreation and Parks Advisory Committee (RPAC) currently has a board post available to fill the unexpired term of Post I, (current term expires Feb. 28, 2020).  
Walk with a Doc set for May 11

Walk with a Doc set for May 11

May 06, 2019

The City of Johns Creek and Emory Johns Creek Hospital are encouraging Johns Creek residents to take a step toward better health with Walk with a Doc (WWAD). The program brings doctors and patients together to walk and learn, with the next walk on Saturday, March 9 at 10 a.m. at Newtown Park at the Veterans Memorial Walk.
Public meeting for Buice Road trail project set for May 16

Public meeting for Buice Road trail project set for May 16

May 02, 2019

The public is invited to provide feedback on the Buice Road trail project on Thursday, May 16 at 7 p.m. at Park Place at Newtown School, 3125 Old Alabama Road, inside Newtown Park.

Public input meeting for Bell Road & Cauley Creek Park entrance, roundabout & trail project set for Tuesday, May 21

May 02, 2019

 The community is invited to a public input meeting regarding the Bell Road at Cauley Creek Park entrance roundabout and trail project on Tuesday, May 21 from 7-9 p.m. at Fire Station 62, 10925 Rogers Circle. 
Touch-A-Truck set for May 18

Touch-A-Truck set for May 18

May 01, 2019

Kids can explore front-end loaders, backhoes, fire trucks and other heavy equipment at the Johns Creek Touch-A-Truck event on May 18 at Newtown Park. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Parking and admission are free.
Summer Kick-Off Picnic set for May 11

Summer Kick-Off Picnic set for May 11

May 01, 2019

Aloha! Join us for the Hawaiian-themed Johns Creek Summer Kick-Off Picnic on Saturday, May 11 at Newtown Park, Park Place Event Lawn.  Local Families (Johns Creek and neighbors) who have a family member with a disability or special need are invited to help us kick-off the summer season!
LEGO Summer Camp registration now open

LEGO Summer Camp registration now open

May 01, 2019

Fire-up the architect or engineer inside your youngsters by giving them tens of thousands of LEGOs during the five-day LEGO Camps!  Dates for the camp sessions are: June 24-28 and July 15-19.
Free Outdoor Fitness returns in May

Free Outdoor Fitness returns in May

May 01, 2019

Free Outdoor Fitness at Newtown Park continues this May! These FREE, outdoor fitness classes are a great way to stay healthy and have fun! Certified instructors teach these popular classes and all fitness levels are welcome.
 
Summer Concert featuring Uptown Funk set for May 31

Summer Concert featuring Uptown Funk set for May 31

May 01, 2019

The Johns Creek Recreation and Parks Division continues its 2019 Amphitheater summer concert series on Friday, May 31, featuring “Uptown Funk” a Bruno Mars tribute band. Chicago Rewired is sure to wow and entertain performing all of Bruno Mars’ hits including "24K Magic," "Treasure" and "Uptown Funk."
Johns Creek Beautification offers Garden Tour May 4

Johns Creek Beautification offers Garden Tour May 4

May 01, 2019

Tour seven scenic, unique, and private gardens during Johns Creek Beautification’s “Garden Tour” on Saturday, May 4.
 
City launches fifth year of neighborhood repaving

City launches fifth year of neighborhood repaving

April 26, 2019

This spring, the Johns Creek Public Works Department launches its fifth consecutive year of repaving the city’s neighborhood streets.
Town Hall meeting set for Thursday, May 2

Town Hall meeting set for Thursday, May 2

April 24, 2019

Mayor Mike Bodker and City Council will host their next quarterly Town Hall meeting on Thursday, May 2, from 7-9 p.m. at the Municipal Court / Police Department located at 11445 Johns Creek Parkway, Johns Creek, GA 30097.
Ocee Park turf infields complete

Ocee Park turf infields complete

April 17, 2019

Mayor Pro Tem Lenny Zaprowski, Council members John Bradberry, Stephanie Endres, and Chris Coughlin, and city staff marked the completion of the turf infields at Ocee Park on Tuesday afternoon.

Outdoor burning prohibited May 1 through Sept. 30

April 02, 2019

A state-mandated burn ban on all outdoor burning is in effect from May 1 through Sept. 30. 
Be safe, check water release schedule before entering the Chattahoochee River

Be safe, check water release schedule before entering the Chattahoochee River

April 02, 2019

Viewed from a distance, the Chattahoochee River looks like a languid, easy-going river, but its appearance can be dangerously deceptive. When the Corps of Engineers releases water from Lake Lanier, the resulting surge of water can cause the river to rise several feet in a short amount of time.
 
Medlock Bridge/State Bridge intersection public input meeting set for April 23

Medlock Bridge/State Bridge intersection public input meeting set for April 23

April 01, 2019

The community is invited to a public input meeting for Phase 1 of the Medlock Bridge Road (S.R.141) at State Bridge Road intersection improvements on Tuesday, April 23 from 7-9 p.m. at Municipal Court, 11445 Johns Creek Parkway.
Dispose of prescription drugs at JCPD’s ‘Drug Take-Back Day’ April 27

Dispose of prescription drugs at JCPD’s ‘Drug Take-Back Day’ April 27

April 01, 2019

The Johns Creek Police Department will participate in the Drug Enforcement Agency’s National Drug Take-Back event on Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Target, 5950 State Bridge Road in Johns Creek.
Registration now open for May-June Clubhouse Fitness

Registration now open for May-June Clubhouse Fitness

March 29, 2019

Now is the perfect time to add exercise to your weekly routine. Sign up today for an upcoming Clubhouse Fitness session!
Registration for the Fulton Golden Games is now open

Registration for the Fulton Golden Games is now open

March 29, 2019

The Fulton Golden Games is an annual collaborative effort by the city of Johns Creek, Alpharetta, Sandy Springs, Roswell and Milton that provides a month-long series of Olympic-style events and activities (shot put, one-mile run, pickle ball, shuffle board, and bowling) for Fulton residents age 50 and older.

Johns Creek International returns April 27

March 29, 2019

Join friends, family, and people from all over for the 2019 Johns Creek International Festival on Saturday, April 27.  Johns Creek’s newest event is a celebration of the best of traditional and cultural food, music, art, and wares representing countries from all over the globe. 
Johns Creek Aquatic Team registration now open

Johns Creek Aquatic Team registration now open

March 29, 2019

Do you love to swim? Come qualify to be a part of the award winning and record breaking, Johns Creek Aquatic Team (JCAT) state swim team. 
Baseball and softball players sign up for Pitch, Hit & Run

Baseball and softball players sign up for Pitch, Hit & Run

March 29, 2019

Get your gloves ready for PItch, HIt & Run on Saturday, April 27 at 10 a.m. Johns Creek baseball and softball players have the chance to show off their skills and compete for a chance to be a national finalist at the 2019 All Star Game.
2019 Summer Concert Series Kicks Off with

2019 Summer Concert Series Kicks Off with 'Chicago Rewired'

March 29, 2019

The Johns Creek Recreation and Parks Division opens its 2019 Summer Concert Series on Friday, May 3, featuring “Chicago Rewired,” a Chicago tribute band. Chicago Rewired is sure to entertain audiences, playing all the Chicago hits you know and love.
Autrey Mill readies for “Wild Weekend” and opens summer camp registration

Autrey Mill readies for “Wild Weekend” and opens summer camp registration

March 26, 2019

Autrey Mill Nature Preserve’s annual “Wild Weekend” returns Saturday, April 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
 
Student Leadership Johns Creek students win Secretary of State Ambassadors Competition

Student Leadership Johns Creek students win Secretary of State Ambassadors Competition

March 20, 2019

Student Leadership Johns Creek won the Secretary of State Ambassadors State Championship for the second consecutive year. 

Fulton County Homestead Exemption deadline is April 1

March 13, 2019

Johns Creek property owners have until April 1 to apply for a 2019 homestead exemption.

Public invited to Barnwell Road Corridor input meeting

March 13, 2019

The community is invited to attend a public input meeting regarding the Barnwell Road Corridor on Thursday, March 28 at 7 p.m. at Barnwell Elementary, 9425 Barnwell Road.

Leadership Johns Creek, Veterans Association raising funds for Wall That Heals installation

March 08, 2019

Leadership Johns Creek Class of 2019 and the Johns Creek Veterans Association are raising funds for the installation of the Vietnam Veterans Wall That Heals at the Veterans Memorial Walk in Newtown Park.
 
Walk with a Doc set for March 9

Walk with a Doc set for March 9

March 06, 2019

The City of Johns Creek and Emory Johns Creek Hospital are encouraging Johns Creek residents to take a step toward better health with Walk with a Doc (WWAD). The program brings doctors and patients together to walk and learn, with the next walk on Saturday, March 9 at 10 a.m. at Newtown Park at the Veterans Memorial Walk.
Mark your calendars for the 2019 Adaptive Recreation Easter Egg Dash

Mark your calendars for the 2019 Adaptive Recreation Easter Egg Dash

March 05, 2019

The Special Needs Easter Egg Dash is for Saturday, April 13, beginning at 10 a.m. at Newtown Park-Park Place Event Lawn, 3150 Old Alabama Road. 
Free Outdoor Fitness returns in April

Free Outdoor Fitness returns in April

March 05, 2019

Free Outdoor Fitness at Newtown Park returns this April! These FREE, outdoor fitness classes are a great way to stay healthy and have fun! Certified instructors teach these popular classes and all fitness levels are welcome.

 
Johns Creek International Festival coming April 27

Johns Creek International Festival coming April 27

March 05, 2019

Join friends, family, and people from all over for the 2019 Johns Creek International Festival on Saturday, April 27 on the fields across from the Atlanta Athletic Club, 1930 Bobby Jones Drive.  Johns Creek’s newest event is a celebration of the best of traditional and cultural food, music, art, and wares representing countries from all over the globe. 
LEGO Camp registration now open

LEGO Camp registration now open

March 05, 2019

Fire-up the architect or engineer inside your youngsters by giving them tens of thousands of LEGOs during the five-day LEGO Camps!  Spots are still available for the Spring Break Camp, April 1 – April 5. Registration ends March 22.
Easter Egg Hunt set for April 13

Easter Egg Hunt set for April 13

March 05, 2019

The Spring Park Party and Easter Egg Dash are around the corner! This year’s BIG Spring event is scheduled for Saturday, April 13 at Shakerag Park, 10945 Rogers circle. It begins at 11 a.m. and Egg Dash times will be staggered by age. So be sure save the date! 
Johns Creek Community Development Director retires

Johns Creek Community Development Director retires

March 05, 2019

The City of Johns Creek announced the retirement of Community Development Director Sharon Ebert. Ebert has been the city’s Community Development Director for the past four years and intends to officially retire, ending a fruitful 25-year career in the fields of architecture, planning and development.
 
Johns Creek answers community requests for new pickleball courts

Johns Creek answers community requests for new pickleball courts

February 27, 2019

The City of Johns Creek opened four new regulation size pickleball courts at Newtown Park to address community requests for facilities to accommodate area interest in the popular sport.
JCPD offers Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events

JCPD offers Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events

February 27, 2019

The Johns Creek Police Department (JCPD) will conduct a special Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (C.R.A.S.E.) class on Thursday, March 14.
 

Johns Creek City Council votes to oppose HB302/SB172

February 26, 2019

The Johns Creek City Council voted unanimously to oppose Georgia House of Representatives bill 302 / Senate bill 172 which, if approved by the Georgia General Assembly, would prevent municipal and county local governments from enforcing and regulating building design elements for residential homes. 
 
Senior tech training workshop set for March 9 at Park Place

Senior tech training workshop set for March 9 at Park Place

February 22, 2019

Student Leadership Johns Creek students and representatives from AT&T will provide a free, hands-on technology workshop for seniors on Saturday, March 9 at Park Place at Newtown School, 3125 Old Alabama Road, Johns Creek.

Public invited to open houses for Ga. 400 express lanes

February 12, 2019

Heads up, Ga. 400 drivers! The Georgia Department of Transportation will hold a series of Public Information Open Houses concerning the proposed Ga. 400 Express Lanes in Fulton and Forsyth Counties.
Construction begins on Ocee Park turf infields

Construction begins on Ocee Park turf infields

February 08, 2019

Construction has begun on the installation of 5 turf infields. The project is expected to be complete in about 6-8 weeks, weather permitting.

City marks Autrey Mill smokehouse, parking lot completion

February 06, 2019

Mayor Pro Tem Lenny Zaprowski and Council member John Bradberry joined City staff and Autrey Mill Nature Preserve staff in cutting the ribbon of the smokehouse and parking lot project at the nature preserve yesterday.
Registration now open for March/ April Clubhouse Fitness

Registration now open for March/ April Clubhouse Fitness

February 04, 2019

Now is the perfect time to add exercise to your weekly routine. Sign up today for an upcoming Clubhouse Fitness session!
LEGO Workshop registration now open

LEGO Workshop registration now open

February 04, 2019

Fire-up the architect or engineer inside your youngsters by giving them tens of thousands of LEGOs during the one-day LEGO Workshop!  

​Town Hall meeting set for Thursday, Feb. 7

January 29, 2019

Join Mayor Mike Bodker and members of City Council for a quarterly Town Hall discussion on Thursday, Feb. 7, from 7-9 p.m. at Municipal Court/JCPD Headquarter, 11445 Johns Creek Parkway, Johns Creek.
Community Garden registration runs Feb. 15 – March 15

Community Garden registration runs Feb. 15 – March 15

January 25, 2019

Spring is just around the corner. This means Johns Creek gardeners can begin signing up for a chance to land a plot at Johns Creek’s Newtown Park Community Garden.
 

Sponsor a goat at Autrey Mill Nature Preserve

January 25, 2019

The community is invited to sponsor and adopt goats at Autrey Mill Nature Preserve.
 

Johns Creek Finest 5K set for April 13

January 25, 2019

Registration is now open for Johns Creek’s Finest 5K. The race takes place Saturday, April 13 at Shakerag Park, 10945 Rogers Circle. 
Chatcomm 911 holds hiring event Feb. 2

Chatcomm 911 holds hiring event Feb. 2

January 15, 2019

Chatcomm 911, the City’s 911 authority, is holding a hiring event on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 8 a.m. to noon at 859 Mount Vernon Highway, Suite 400, in Sandy Springs.
Johns Creek Fire Chief retires, transitions to State Fire Marshal

Johns Creek Fire Chief retires, transitions to State Fire Marshal

January 11, 2019

The City of Johns Creek announced the retirement of Fire Chief Jeff Hogan who accepted an appointment from Jim Beck, Georgia’s Insurance and Fire Safety Commissioner, to become the State Fire Marshal of Georgia effective February 2019. 
Recycle your Christmas Trees Saturday, Jan. 5

Recycle your Christmas Trees Saturday, Jan. 5

January 03, 2019

Recycle your Christmas tree by taking it to the Home Depot/Target parking lot at 5950 State Bridge Road in Johns Creek on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Walk with a Doc set for January 12

Walk with a Doc set for January 12

January 03, 2019

The City of Johns Creek and Emory Johns Creek Hospital are encouraging Johns Creek residents to take a step toward better health with Walk with a Doc (WWAD). The program brings doctors and patients together to walk and learn, with the next walk on Saturday, Jan. 12 at 10 a.m. at Newtown Park at the Veterans Memorial Walk.