Departments

  1. Animal Control

    Animal Control helps our city by catching dangerous animals, collecting stray pets, and helping stray and abandoned animals find homes to adopt them.

  2. Administration

    Information about the Mayor's Office.

  3. City Clerk

    The City Clerk is the contact between the citizens and the government. The Clerk helps establish a clear and lasting record of the governing body’s actions will be as important today as it will be in the future.

  4. City Attorney

    Carol Duncan is the City Attorney for the City of Jonesboro and does criminal prosecution on misdemeanors only.

  5. Grants & Community Development

    The Grants and Community Development Department handles the research, writing, reporting, and management of all federal, state, and private grant funds for the City of Jonesboro.

  6. Engineering

    Engineering provides all engineering services for all the city departments. Duties include inspecting new streets and subdivisions, reviewing subdivision plans before they go to the planning commission, and reviewing drainage problems.

  7. E911

    The Jonesboro E-911 center, as public safety servants, is comprised of people dedicated to preserving the value of life of all citizens of, and visitors to, our diverse community.

  8. Finance

    The Finance Department is responsible for all aspects of accounting and funds management for the city. It consists of 8 employees who perform record keeping, accounts payable, purchasing, revenue collections, budgeting, semi-monthly payroll, and financial reporting.

  9. Fire Department

    On behalf of the personnel and staff of the Jonesboro, Arkansas Fire Department, welcome to this web site. Jonesboro is a wonderful place to live and work, and we want to keep it that way by providing fire protection and life safety services to the people we serve... the citizens and visitors of our great community.

  10. Human Resources

    The Human Resources Department is committed to the recruitment, retention and development of staff that will provide effective and efficient services to the residents of Jonesboro.

  11. Inspections

    The duties of this department includes plan reviews, overseeing Inspections/Code Enforcement, performing electrical, plumbing, and HVAC and structural inspections on residential, commercial and industrial construction.

  12. JET

    Jonesboro's Transit System, providing public transit services in the city.

  13. Jonesboro Municipal Airport

    Jonesboro Municipal Airport is owned by the City of Jonesboro.

  14. Parks & Recreation

    Keep up with what's going on in the Parks and Recreation Department.

  15. Planning & Zoning

    Find out about the responsibilities and duties of the Planning and Zoning Department.

  16. Police Department

    The City of Jonesboro Police Department shall strive to ensure that all of our citizens are served in a professional, ethical and equitable manner that respects individuals, protects our democratic ideals and system of government, pursues greater accountability of police, greater public share in decision making and greater concern for civil rights and liberties.

  17. Purchasing

    The Purchasing Department's goal is to obtain quality goods and services at the lowest reasonable cost, while operating at the highest standards of ethical conduct.

  18. Sanitation

    The Sanitation Department is responsible for collection of refuse from residential homes within the city of Jonesboro. We offer collection of refuse, recycling, grass and leaves weekly to approximately 31,454 homes. We also offer a limb removal service.

  19. Street

    Find out about the 2 divisions of the Street Department, Construction and Maintenance.

  20. Quality of Life / Code Enforcement

    The purpose of the Quality of Life / Code Enforcement Unit is to reduce crime.