City News

centennial park groundbreaking

May 24, 2024 - Members of United Way of Central Alabama, United Way Hands On, City of Jasper leadership, and Centennial Park sponsors were on hand this week for the groundbreaking at the Walker County Centennial Park in Jasper. This will be the third UWCA Centennial Park project, which will feature a revitalized soccer field, as well as a new walking track and children’s play area located at 200 20th Street East.

Memorial Day sanitation schedule

Next Week: There will be no Jasper garbage/debris collection on Monday, May 27, 2024, due to the Memorial Day federal holiday. All pickups will be delayed by one day beginning with the regular Monday pickups occurring on Tuesday. 

All non-essential city offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2024, and will reopen for regular business hours on Tuesday, May 28, 2024.

new sanitation truck

May 20, 2024 - The City's newest sanitation truck was put into service in Jasper today! Upgrading our fleet provides insurance to enable us to continue to provide quality services to Jasper residents.

Industrial Pkwy paving

May 13, 2024 - Weather permitting, a portion of Industrial Parkway will be paved beginning this Wednesday, May 15th at approximately 6:00 pm with work being done overnight to be completed by 8:00 am on Thursday, May 16th. Please use caution if you travel through this area on Wednesday evening. 

Connected Jasper

May 9, 2024 - Yesterday, The City of Jasper, in partnership with Tengo Internet and Alabama Power, announced the launch of free public Wi-Fi in Jasper.

COJ & BSCC

JASPER APPROVES SIGNIFICANT FUNDING INCREASE FOR BEVILL STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROGRAMS

ALDOT bridge work
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
April 29, 2024
Contractor to pour bridge deck in Jasper
 
TUSCALOOSA – The Alabama Department of Transportation has approved lane closures to allow the contractor to pour the bridge deck on SR-5 over SR-69 (US-78A) in Jasper on Wednesday, May 1, weather permitting.
 
The contractor
road work ahead

April 26, 2024 - Notice: Below is the paving/milling schedule for next week:

earth day

April 22, 2024 - Earth Day is an annual event celebrated around the world on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Together we can celebrate and honor Earth Day every day - plant a tree, go paperless, unplug, or use energy-efficient appliances. Let's keep Jasper and our earth beautiful! 

paving

April 19, 2024 - Notice: Below is the next paving/milling schedule:

pickleball courts

April 17, 2024 - NOW OPEN! The City of Jasper officially opened the pickleball courts at Memorial Park yesterday morning. Councilmember Willie Moore III made the first serve on the courts. 

9 courts are available for pickleball/racquet sports from sunrise to 10:00 pm. The LED lighting system is available from just prior to sunset until 10:00 pm when the courts close. No bikes, rollerblades, skates, scooters, or non-racquet activities are allowed on the courts. Enjoy!

kubota street department

April 8, 2024 - New Street Department Equipment: The Jasper City Council approved a budget amendment at Tuesday’s council meeting to provide funding to purchase a new Kubota skid steer loader tractor for the Street Department. During Mayor O’Mary’s comments at the end of the meeting, he reported that several million dollars have been spent on equipment for the Street Department in recent years to provide them with the finest spread of equipment they have had in the city’s history.