Paws in Blue Fundraiser

Join us for the fourth annual Paws in Blue Fundraiser Event on Saturday, June 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Jonesborough Middle School’s activity field. The event will feature K-9 officers from regional police and sheriff departments. This fundraiser is an effort to raise funds to help the Jonesborough Police Department obtain and support their police K-9’s.

The K-9 Competition and Demonstration will start at 10 a.m. in the field at the football field and there will be representatives from area law enforcement agencies ready for their challenges. Also enjoy a K-9 demonstration showing off skills for tracking, apprehension and article search.

The event will include over 19 local vendors from local stores and artist with a variety of dog related items. There will also be a Doggie Photo Booth, face painting and balloon sculpting.

Hamburgers and hot dogs will be served from Main Street Cafe.

For more info, visit Paws in Blue on Facebook

Live Music Is Back In Jonesborough

Join us for Music on the Square and Brews and Tunes this summer. We have great musical guest and food trucks from all over the Tri-Cities coming to downtown Jonesborough!

Lear more about Music on the Square: HERE

Learn More about Brews and Tunes: HERE

Jonesborough BMA Retreat Session Notice

The Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet in a Retreat Session at 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, Friday, May 27, 2022, in the Library at Storytelling Center, 100 West Main Street, Jonesborough, TN, for discussion on Jonesborough Strategic Planning

Jonesborough Days 2022 Parade, Call for Entries

Kicking off everyone’s favorite summer festival, the Jonesborough Days Parade is set to march down Boone and Main Streets in Downtown Jonesborough on Saturday, July 2nd at 10am.  The Jonesborough Days Festival Committee is seeking floats and entries decked out in red, white and blue and playing everyone’s favorite patriotic music.  

The cost for registration is $25 for regular entries and $50 for political and commercial entries. Interested parties are welcome to apply online HERE

Questions can be directed to Rachel by e-mail at [email protected] or by calling 423.791.3869.  More information can be found at or visit Jonesborough Days on Facebook for up-to-date festival info

Shell Road intermittent road closure

Shell Road will be undergoing road and drainage improvements over the next several weeks.  Workers may be present in the roadway between the hours of 7 -5.   Residential traffic will be allowed to and from their respective streets, although portions of Shell Road will be ‘closed’ during certain times.  The traffic pattern will be modified at times, causing traffic to enter from a different end of Shell Road than they are accustomed to, but residential traffic and emergency traffic will be accommodated.  ‘Pass thru’ traffic from outside town limits is strongly encouraged to seek alternative routes during this time.  Shell Road will officially be closed to thru traffic during this work.  Workers will be present in the roadway trying to accomplish these improvements.  Please be mindful of these ongoing improvements and plan ahead.

Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen

The Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen’s next regularly scheduled meeting will be Monday, June 13, 2022 at 7 pm.  The meeting will remain open to the public but you are encouraged to take advantage of the live stream.

If you need additional information, please call 423.753.1030.

Click HERE to view the Livestream.

Recycling Program Starting Back March 1, 2022

The Town of Jonesborough will bring back the recycling program in March 1, 2022 and would like to highlight the many other services they offer citizens. They will collect plastic, cardboard/cardboard boxes, aluminum, tin cans, newspaper and paper products. Glass products will be discontinued in the upcoming recycling collection program.

To learn more about the recycling program and how to get a bin click HERE

For additional information, please call Jonesborough Town Hall at 423.753.1030.

Job Openings

Would you like to work for the Town of Jonesborough? View our current job openings here.

Baked Goods Donations Needed for the Senior Center Craft Fair

Saturday October 23, 2021

The senior center is asking for any members that are able and willing to donate BAKED GOODS for the Craft Fair.

This is a great source of fundraising for the Senior Center. Simply make your favorite baked good item(s) to help us out; as the senior center gets all proceeds from this bake sale. Volunteers, and some advisory board members will man the table to sell the items to our vendors and guests who attend the Craft Fair. 

Please sign up at the front desk with the list of items you will be preparing and then return to the center by 2:00pm on Friday 10/22. 

Street Department Leaf Pickup

The Town of Jonesborough Street Department will begin leaf collection services on Monday, November 1, 2021 and continue until Friday, January 7, 2022.  Residents are reminded to separate leaves from sticks and debris, as these can potentially clog the intake system of the leaf collection equipment.  Place the leaves near the curb, and do not place piles of leaves in the street or roadway.

The Street Department may experience delays. An appointed pick up day may be delayed by a day or two. However, the Department will work to get back on the appointed days of the week as soon as possible.

Residents should refer to the leaf collection weekly schedule to see which day leaves will be picked up on their street. The Leaf Collection schedule can be found HERE.

For information please call Town Hall at (423) 753-1030.