September 29, 2022 - Jasper Street Department employees are wrapping up prep work at the APEX playground and splash pad at Memorial Park. There is $425,000 budgeted for APEX/splash pad playground improvements. Gamble Park is another one of Jasper's parks that have been fully prepped for new playground equipment. Equipment for both parks is expected
Sports Complex Online Survey
September 27, 2022 - We want to hear from you! The City of Jasper is endeavoring to create a state-of-the-art Sports Complex located on Industrial Parkway. The complex is envisioned to provide a variety of recreational activities and uses to serve and benefit the larger community. As part of the planning and visioning process, it is important to
JPD K-9, Ikon, Retires
September 20, 2022 - This morning the Jasper City Council resolved that Jasper Police Department K-9, Ikon, be officially retired from his tour of duty and be donated to his handler Jasper Police Lieutenant Mitchell Jones to provide Ikon with all of his medical and daily needs for the remainder of his life. Thank you for your service to the city of
GYN Cancer Awareness Month
September 15, 2022 - This week Mayor O'Mary and the Jasper City Council proclaimed September 2022 as Gynecological Cancer Awareness Month. The teal bows displayed around Jasper are displayed by members of the Laura Crandall Brown Foundation as part of their "A State of Teal" initiative to raise awareness of all GYN cancers. Cecilia Crandall briefly
September 15, 2022 - Spots are still available for Saturday's Pickleball Clinic at 9 AM! Sandy Thompson, a certified Pickleball instructor, will be at Swann Gym to conduct the clinic for all ages and skill levels. Paddles will be provided to borrow if you don't have your own. To register, call Ken Farris at 205-717-8029.
APEX Park/Splash Pad Closed
September 13, 2022 - The APEX Playground and splash pad at Memorial Park will close on Monday, September 19, 2022, until further notice to begin renovations.
September 13, 2022 - Mayor O'Mary and the Jasper City Council invite you to attend a Town Hall meeting on Thursday, September 22, 2022, at 6:00 pm in the Exhibition Hall at the Jasper Civic Center. A representative from Williams Blackstock Architects will lead the presentation and discussion to gather input from the community on recreational needs
2022 Foothills Festival
September 8, 2022 - The 2022 Coca-Cola Foothills Festival is just around the corner! 𝗔𝘁 𝟲:𝟬𝟬 𝗮𝗺, 𝟭𝟵𝘁𝗵 𝗦𝘁𝗿𝗲𝗲𝘁 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗯𝗲 𝗰𝗹𝗼𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝘁𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗿𝗼𝘂𝗴𝗵 𝘁𝗿𝗮𝗳𝗳𝗶𝗰 𝗳𝗿𝗼𝗺 𝗖𝗼𝗿𝗼𝗻𝗮 𝗔𝘃𝗲𝗻𝘂𝗲 𝘁𝗼 𝟲𝘁𝗵 𝗔𝘃𝗲𝗻𝘂𝗲. 𝗧𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝗶𝘀 𝘁𝗼 𝗮𝗹𝗹𝗼𝘄 𝗮𝗰𝗰𝗲𝘀𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝘃𝗲𝗻𝗱𝗼𝗿𝘀. Please be aware of the planned closures and times and remember, Foothills Festival is a rain or shine event.
September Council Meetings
September 2, 2022 - There is no council work session today and no council meeting Tuesday. On February 1, the council approved changing two regularly scheduled 2022 meeting dates from July 5 to July 12, and from September 6 to September 13. Council meetings for September will be on September 13 and 20, 2022.
September 5 - 9 Sanitation Pickup
Notice: There will be NO Jasper garbage/debris collection on Monday, September 5 due to Labor Day. Collection through the week will be delayed by one day beginning with the regular Monday pickups occurring on Tuesday. Non-essential city of Jasper offices will also be closed on Monday, September 5 for Labor Day. Offices will reopen for regular
New Playground Equipment Coming Soon
August 17, 2022 - At their next regular meeting, the Jasper City Council is expected to approve funding for new playground equipment to be installed at Gamble Park. Coming soon!
Donation to Jasper High School Culinary Arts
August 15, 2022 - Mayor O’Mary and Jasper City Clerk Kathy Chambless made a surprise visit to Jasper High School this morning to present a $2,500 check to Jasper High School Chef/Instructor Marulynn Lockett. Mayor made a donation from his discretionary funds for Chef Lockett’s use in her culinary arts classes. Thank you to Dr. Jackson and Jasper