City News

Pickleball courts construction

February 15, 2024 - The pickleball courts behind Swann Gym at Memorial Park have been paved. Up next will be the final court color surfacing, which can’t be applied until the new pavement cures for at least 30 days. It’s estimated that the final surface could be applied in mid-to-late March, depending on the weather.

civic center

February 15, 2024 - Notice: The Jasper City Council Work Session will be held at the Jasper Civic Center in the Exhibition Hall tomorrow, Friday, February 16th at 12:00 pm. 

📍 Civic Center Address: 204 19th St E #100, Jasper, AL 35501

presidents day

Next Week: Non-essential city offices will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2024, for Presidents Day.

presidents day sanitations schedule

February 14, 2024 - Next Week: There will not be any Jasper garbage/debris collection on Monday, February 19 due to the Presidents Day federal holiday. All pickups will be delayed by one day beginning with the regular Monday pickups occurring on Tuesday.

 

WCCT Blue Collar Tour

February 9, 2024 - The Walker County Center Of Technology and the City of Jasper will once again host the Western Welding Academy Blue Collar Tour on Monday, February 12th, 2024, from 8:00 am to 1:20 pm. In 2023, the WCCT hosted the Western Welding Academy on their national Blue Collar Tour, supported by the City of Jasper and other community partners, as the only school in Alabama to hold the event.

Sherer renovation

February 6, 2024 - Take a look at the progress at Sherer Auditorium! The renovation of this historic building will ensure a lasting legacy as it will become Jasper’s new City Hall later this year. There will be offices for city administration, revenue, human resources, IT, a conference room, as well as a large space for the council chambers. The basement will contain a break room for employees, as well as three separate units for lease with a view of Town Creek. The anticipated completion date is September 2024.

Central States tour

February 5, 2024 - City leadership recently had the opportunity to tour the manufacturing facilities for Central States Manufacturing, Inc. and Metal Central, a division of Central States, in Jasper’s Bevill Industrial Park. Central States located in Jasper back in 2006 and has experienced tremendous growth since locating here. They currently employ more than 140 at their Jasper location.

business license renewal

January 29, 2024 - The last day to renew your City of Jasper business license for 2024, without incurring a penalty, is Wednesday, January 31, 2024. If you have any questions, please call 205-221-8533 or email license@jaspercity.com.

groundhog job shadow day

January 26, 2024 - Today Mayor David O'Mary and other local leaders spoke to 11th grade students from Jasper City, Walker County, and Sumiton Christian as part of Groundhog Job Shadow Day. This is an annual event organized by the Chamber of Commerce of Walker County that helps to demonstrate the connection between academics and careers and introduces students to the requirements of professions and industries to help them prepare to join the workforce.

hwy 5 bridge closure

January 17, 2024 - **According to ALDOT, the closing of the bridge on Hwy 5 has been delayed until next week due to weather.**

sanitation delayed due to weather

January 17, 2024 - We have received a report from the Sanitation Superintendent who has indicated the road conditions are still hazardous in many areas of the city, which will further delay sanitation pickup this week. Every effort will be made to pick up as many cans today and tomorrow as possible. We will share a revised pickup schedule as more information becomes available. We thank you for your patience!

delayed opening due to weather

January 16, 2024 - City of Jasper offices will open at 10:00 am tomorrow, January 17, 2024.