City News

We're Hiring with chairs

September 29, 2023 -ย The Jasper Civil Service Board is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

-Sanitation Operator: Apply by 10:00 am, October 10, 2023
-Firefighter: Apply by 12:00 pm, October 30, 2023

All full-time positions are eligible for:

GYN Cancer Awareness Month

September 12, 2023 -ย Today Mayor O'Mary and the Jasper City Council once again proclaimed September 2023 as Gynecological Cancer Awareness Month. Cecilia Crandall briefly spoke at the council meeting and shared some staggering facts. Alabama is tied as the number one state for cervical cancer deaths in the U.S., and ranks sixth for ovarian cancers. No early detection tests or screening exists for four of the five ovarian cancers.

never forget

Never forget.

trash delayed

September 8, 2023 - Some of Thursday's garbage routes (being collected today due to Labor Day) are delayed due to unforseen mechanical issues. We apologize for any inconvenience.

COJ council chambers

September 5, 2023 - On February 21, 2023, the Jasper City Council voted to change the date of the first regular council meeting in September to next Tuesday, September 12. The meeting time will remain at 10:00 a.m.

labor day schedule

Monday, September 4, 2023, is a federal holiday in observance of Labor Day. Jasper garbage/debris collection will therefore be delayed by one day next week beginning with regular Monday pickups occurring on Tuesday.


Labor Day closed

lifeguards - ron harris photo credit

August 1, 2023 - Stacy Smothers, Aquatics Director/Natatorium Manager, recognized many of the Parks & Rec lifeguards who were present at the meeting, including 6 lifeguards for saves made during the summer season. The City of Jasper would like to thank all of the Jasper Parks & Rec lifeguards for their hard work each and every day at the pool and in the stand.

court compliment

August 1, 2023 - We recently received high praise for the management of our municipal court. We thank David for sharing his thoughts.

Court compliment

AL sales tax holiday weekend

July 21, 2023 - This weekend is Alabama's Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday! You can purchase certain school supplies, computers, books and clothing free of the state and city sales tax.


4th of July

July 4, 2023 - Wishing you a safe and happy Independence Day!

July 4 2023 garbage pickup schedule

June 28, 2023 - Tuesday, July 4, 2023, is a federal holiday in observance of Independence Day. City of Jasper garbage/debris collection will therefore be delayed by one day next week beginning with regular Monday pickups occurring on Tuesday. There will be no city garbage/debris pickup on Tuesday, July 4, due to the Independence Day holiday. Regular Tuesday through Thursday collection will be delayed by one day starting with regular Tuesday pickups occurring on Wednesday, July 5. Monday pickups will remain on a normal schedule.


A Taste on Main road closure

June 16, 2023 -ย On May 23, 2023, the Jasper City Council approved an event permit for Jasper Main Street's event - A Taste on Main. This event is scheduled for tonight, June 16 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. ๐Ÿฏ๐—ฟ๐—ฑ ๐—”๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜‚๐—ฒ ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐˜๐˜„๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ป ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿด๐˜๐—ต ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿต๐˜๐—ต ๐—ฆ๐˜๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜๐˜€ ๐˜„๐—ถ๐—น๐—น ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ ๐—ฐ๐—น๐—ผ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐—ฒ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜, ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐Ÿฎ:๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ ๐—ฝ๐—บ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐—ฎ๐—ณ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ป๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ป. Please be aware of this temporary closure this afternoon and evening as you travel in downtown Jasper.