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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Gadsden Fire Department testing hydrants in October

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Gadsden, Alabama – Fire hydrant testing is necessary to make sure hydrants are working properly. The Gadsden Fire Department will be testing the fire hydrants in Gadsden through the month of October. This testing can sometimes cause a slight discoloratio...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Gadsden-Etowah County Emergency Management Agency Executive Committee Meeting


GADSDEN-ETOWAH COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

You are hereby notified that a meeting of the Gadsden-Etowah County Emergency Management Agency Executive Committee will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Monday, September 26, 2016, in ...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

District I Neighborhood Appreciation

District I Neighborhood
Appreciationhosted by
COUNCILWOMAN CYNTHIA TOLESSaturday, September 24, 2016
10:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.ADAMS PARK

IT’S TIME FOR ME TO SHOW HOW MUCH I APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT!!
Food, fun, and mu...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Gadsden Land Bank Authority Board Meeting

The Gadsden Land Bank Authority Board of the City of Gadsden will meet on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, beginning at 1:00 p.m., Central Daylight Time, in Room 411, located on the Fourth Floor of City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama.

The busines...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

District 5 Community Meeting

Councilman Billy Billingsley, District 5,
will conduct a community meeting
at 5 p.m. on Monday, September 12,
at Banks Park Community Center.

Please plan to be at this important meeting.

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Sixth Street Open at RiverTrace

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Gadsden, Alabama – Sixth Street in East Gadsden is now open providing access to the RiverTrace Retail Development from U.S. 431.  This is the culmination of a several month long construction project to finish this additional access for the RiverTrace proj...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2016

9/11 Remembrance Set

Gadsden, Alabama – In remembrance of the events of September 11, 2001, the Gadsden Beautification Board and Downtown Gadsden Inc. invite the public to attend a ceremony honoring victims and their families at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 11th at Patriots Pa...Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

Black Creek Trail Project Expansion

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The City of Gadsden is hosting an informational meeting about the Black Creek Trail Expansion project. The Engineering Department will present routing and mapping information on the next phase of the Black Creek Trail. The public is invited to preview th...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

City of Gadsden Budget Hearing

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BUDGET HEARING
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 20165:00 P.M.
Council Chamber – City Hall – Gadsden, AL

At the above time and place, the City ofGadsden will accept oral and written
input from the public, concerning theproposed Fiscal Year 2017 budget. A...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Gadsden Land Bank Authority Board Meeting Set

The Gadsden Land Bank Authority Board of the City of Gadsden will meet on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 beginning at 10:00 a.m., Central Daylight Time, in Room 411, located on the Fourth Floor of City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama.

...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

East Gadsden Community Center Meeting Scheduled

East Gadsden Community Center Meeting Scheduled

Gadsden, Alabama – The City of Gadsden is hosting the first neighborhood meeting to share details and get input on the East Gadsden Community Center project. The meeting will be held on Saturday morning ...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Gadsden Parks And Recreation Department Resumes Walking Tours Of The Black Creek Trail System

The City of Gadsden’s Park and Recreation Department will resume hosting tours of the Black Creek Trail system at Noccalula Falls, with the first tour scheduled for Saturday, September 3rd at 9 a.m. Additional tours will be held September 17th and October...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2016

Labor Day Garbage Pickup

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Please note the following Sanitation Department collection schedule for the week of September 4, 2016, which includes Labor Day (September 5) holiday observation:

Monday, September 5: HOLIDAY OBSERVEDTuesday, September 6: Monday route collected
...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Gadsden Airport Authority meeting set

The date of the September board meeting of
THE GADSDEN AIRPORT AUTHORITYWill be Friday, September 16, 2016
at Northeast Alabama Regional Airport185 Ira Gray Drive
Gadsden, Alabama

The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the general business is...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2016

Haralson Avenue Architectural Review Board Meeting

The Haralson Avenue Architectural Review Board will hold a meeting at the following time, location, and purpose:

September 8, 2016
6:15 p.m.514 Haralson Avenue

To consider an application for Certificate of Appropriateness presented by Jim Petty...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

GFD to remember fallen firefighters on 40th anniversary

Gadsden, Alabama – The Gadsden Fire Department will hold their annual memorial ceremony to remember six fire department members that have died in the line of duty. The ceremony will start at 10 a.m. at the Central Fire Station at 322 Walnut St. in Gad...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Gadsden wins Five Main Street Alabama Awards

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Birmingham - Main Street Alabama celebrated Designated Communities successes on a special day in honor of the organization, as proclaimed by Governor Robert Bentley. Main Street Alabama’s President and State Coordinator, Mary Helmer, announced the winners...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

September’s First Friday at Gadsden Museum of Art

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On First Friday in September, September 2nd, the Gadsden Museum of Art will have an opening reception for two art exhibits, A Quiet Life by Gina Brown and Itineraries of Escape by Cindy Wagner and Jane Phillips, as well as the Alabama Makers mural by Chri...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2016

Subcommittee on Poverty meeting 8-16-16

You are hereby notified that a meeting of the Gadsden City Council’s Sub-Committee on Poverty Initiatives will be held at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, in the 4th Floor Conference Room, Gadsden City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama.

T...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2016

Turrentine Architectural Review Board meeting - 8-22-16

The Turrentine Avenue Architectural Review Board will hold a meeting on August 22, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at 618 Turrentine Avenue to consider an application for Certificate of Appropriateness presented by Lana Brown regarding 625 Turrentine Avenue. The pu...Read on...

Posted on: August 9, 2016

COLOR DASH 5K FUN RUN/WALK COMING TO GADSDEN

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GADSDEN, AL---August 9th, 2016--- The James D. Martin Wildlife Sanctuary will be aglow with color when the Color Dash 5k Fun Run/Walk takes place on August 27th. Benefiting the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama and the Gadsden Runners Club, the C...Read on...

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Posted on: August 5, 2016

Non-Profit Agency Funding applications

The City of Gadsden is accepting applications for

Non-Profit Agency Funding

To be considered, agencies must be registered as a

§501(c)(3) organization as directed by

Section 501(c) of the United States

Internal Revenue Code [26 U.S.C. §501(...Read on...

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Posted on: August 9, 2016

No Siren Test Today

Due to the chance of inclement weather, the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency will NOT conduct the regularly scheduled test of the outdoor warning sirens in Etowah County today. The outdoor warning sirens are scheduled to be tested at 1 p....Read on...

Posted on: August 9, 2016

No Siren Test Today

Due to the chance of inclement weather, the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency will NOT conduct the regularly scheduled test of the outdoor warning sirens in Etowah County today. The outdoor warning sirens are scheduled to be tested at 1 p....Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2016

Career Fair Thursday, August 11 at Convention Hall

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Career Center and City Councilman Bring Job Fair to Gadsden
GADSDEN – The Gadsden Career Center, in partnership with Gadsden City Councilman Thomas Worthy, will host a Job Fair Thursday, August 11 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Gadsden Convention Hall...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2016

Public Safety Committee Meeting Scheduled

Public Safety Committee of The Gadsden City Council

You are hereby notified that a meeting of the Gadsden City Council’s Public Safety Committee will be held at 1:30 p.m., on Tuesday, August 2, 2016, in the 4th Floor Conference Room, Gadsden City Hall,...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2016

LEPC Meeting – August 4th

A meeting of Etowah County’s Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) will be held on Thursday, August 4th at 10:00 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Gadsden Senior Activity Center located at 629 Broad Street Gadsden, Alabama.
We are holding our LEPC...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

2015 Program Year Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

PUBLIC NOTICE
The City of Gadsden Community Development Department will hold a public hearing on August 1, 2015 to hear citizen comments concerning the 2015 Program Year Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER). There will be a fift...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2016

4-H Archery Tournament in Gadsden

Gadsden, Alabama – Gadsden Parks & Recreation is hosting the 2016 Black Creek 4-H Archery Invitational Tournament, which runs from Thursday July 28 through Saturday July 30th.

The event begins with registration and opening ceremonies at Academy Sp...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2016

Heat Advisory

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Heat Advisory for Etowah County which is in effect until 11 a.m. CDT Friday until 9 p.m. Saturday. Maximum heat indices will be between 105 to 109 degrees.
...Read on...

Posted on: July 9, 2016

Citywide Unity Meeting Sunday

Gadsden Mayor Sherman Guyton and community leaders are hosting a citywide Unity meeting Sunday.
Community leaders, local pastors, law enforcement representatives and the Mayor will speak at the meeting. The meeting will start at 5 p.m. (doors open at 4:...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

Independence Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule

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Please note the following Sanitation Department collection schedule for the week of July 3, 2016, which includes Independence (July 4) holiday observation:

Monday, July 4: HOLIDAY OBSERVEDTuesday, July 5: Monday route collected
Wednesday, July...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2016

CITY OF GADSDEN SUB-COMMITTEE ON POVERTY INITIATIVES

The Gadsden City Council’s Sub-Committee on Poverty Initiatives will meet at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, in the 4th Floor Conference Room, Gadsden City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama.

The purpose of the meeting is to discuss food qu...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Siren Test Cancelled – June 14th

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Due to inclement weather, the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency will NOT conduct the regularly scheduled test of the outdoor warning sirens in Etowah County today. The outdoor warning sirens are scheduled to be tested at 1 p.m. on the seco...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2016

Barbarian Challenge June 18th!

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GADSDEN, AL---June 9, 2016---GADSDEN’S EXTREME OBSTACLE RACE PUSHES PARTICIPANTS TO THE LIMIT

Gadsden, Ala. – Thrill-seeking athletes who are not afraid of getting muddy, wet, or pushed to the limit will be taking part in Gadsden’s Barbarian Challenge...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2016

District 5 Community Meeting


Councilman Billy Billingsley, District 5,
will conduct a community meeting
at 5 p.m. on Monday, June 13,
at Banks Park Community Center.

Please plan to be at this important meeting.

Posted on: June 6, 2016

Gadsden Airport Authority Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

The date of the June board meeting of
THE GADSDEN AIRPORT AUTHORITYWill be Friday, June 17, 2016
at Northeast Alabama Regional Airport185 Ira Gray Drive
Gadsden, Alabama

The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the general bus...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2016

Haralson Architectural Review Board meeting - 6-7-16

PUBLIC NOTICE
The Haralson Avenue Architectural Review Board will hold a meeting at the following time, location, and purpose:June 7, 2016
6:15 p.m.431 Haralson Avenue
To consider applications for Certificate of Appropriateness presented by:Rache...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2016

District 3 Meeting Announced

District 3 Councilman Thomas Worthy will conduct a community meeting on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at Thompson Community Center at 5:30 p.m.

Posted on: May 23, 2016

Memorial Day Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule

Please note the following Sanitation Department collection schedule for the week of May 29, which includes Memorial Day (May 30) holiday observation:

Monday, May 30: HOLIDAY OBSERVEDTuesday, May 31: Monday route collected
Wednesday, June 1: Tue...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2016

Riverview Drive Open

Culvert repairs are now complete and Riverview Drive is now open to traffic.

Posted on: May 18, 2016

EMA Exercise Notification

This Thursday, May 19th The Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency will be participating in the Hospital Full Scale Exercise 2016 Severe Weather: Tornado Exercise; along with Gadsden Regional Medical Center, Riverview Regional Medical Center a...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2016

5th Street Market Open House

The City of Gadsden Farmer’s Market has a new home. After years of shifting locations the farmers and shoppers that make up the Gadsden Farmer’s Market have a new permanent home. The City of Gadsden has purchased a building at the corner of 5th Street an...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2016

Etowah County Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster Meeting- Tuesday, May 17th

Etowah County Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster Meeting- Tuesday, May 17th


A meeting of the Etowah County VOAD/Citizen Corps will take place Tuesday, May 17th at 3p.mat the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency. The Etowah C...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2016

Clean-up Neely Henry Lake, Build Community (& the Coosa River)

Gadsden, Alabama - Coosa Riverkeeper, along with our amazing sponsors, is proud to present the Neely

Henry Lake Cleanup on Saturday, June 25th, 2016 at the Coosa Landing Boat Ramp from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM to benefit Coosa Riverkeeper. Afterwards,...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2016

Jazz in the Park coming to Gadsden

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Gadsden, Alabama – Magic City Smooth Jazz’s highly regarded Jazz in the Park concert series is coming to Gadsden. For several years, the Jazz in the Park concert series has brought jazz concerts to venues throughout Alabama. This year Gadsden will ...Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2016

District 3 Meeting Announced

District 3 Councilman Thomas Worthy will conduct a
community meeting on Saturday, May 7, 2016,
at the Carver Community Center at noon.

Please plan to attend this important meeting.

Posted on: April 29, 2016

Public Works Committee Meeting

The Gadsden City Council’s Public Works Committee will be held at 9:00 a.m., on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in the 4th Floor Conference Room, Gadsden City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama.

The committee will discuss grass cutting and any other items...Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Earth Day Cleanup of Noccalula Falls

Join the City of Gadsden’s Parks and Recreation department as they celebrate Earth Day by hosting a community-wide cleanup at Noccalula Falls Park. The Parks and Recreation team is inviting community members to meet at the Noccalula Falls Park Wedding Cha...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2016

Summer Concert Series Details Announced

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Gadsden, AL. – The dates and performers for the 7th year of the Summer Concert Series held in conjunction with First Fridays at the Mort Glosser Amphitheatre (The AMP) in downtown Gadsden have been finalized.

The concerts are from 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m...Read on...

Summer Concert Series Facebook Page
Posted on: April 6, 2016

7th Annual “Smoke on the Falls Barbecue Festival”

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Smoke on the Falls, presented by Parks and Recreation Department, is back Friday April 8th- Saturday April 9th at the Noccalula Falls Campground for the 7th year. The highlight of the weekend is the KCBS certified Barbecue contests pitting 48 teams thr...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...