Fulton leaders refuse cities' transparency efforts on sales tax talks

September 23, 2022

The 15 cities of Fulton County this morning presented its plan for renewing the Local Option Sales Tax for the next 10 years in open session while county officials argued its case to the mediator behind closed doors. The cities have offered the county an additional $51 million to cover the healthcare services. The county, meanwhile, is insisting on a massive increase of $380 million without offering any details on how the commission would spend that money – a cost that would come at the expense of city taxpayers.

Johns Creek launches Customer Self-Service Portal

September 19, 2022

The City of Johns Creek has launched its new Customer Self-Service (CSS) Portal, which makes it easier for customers to submit permit requests and pay fees online.
 

Johns Creek City Council approves Fiscal Year 2023 Budget

September 14, 2022

Johns Creek City Council unanimously approved a $71.5 million General Fund budget Monday, Sept. 12 for Fiscal Year (FY) 2023, which begins Oct.1.

City Council proclaims support for No Shame Campaign

September 13, 2022

At its meeting Sept. 12, Johns Creek City Council proclaimed support for the No Shame Campaign, which combats stigma in getting help for mental health and addiction. 

Johns Creek receives New Leaf level certification for ARC's Green Communities Program

September 02, 2022

The City of Johns Creek recently received New Leaf level certification for the Atlanta Regional Commission’s (ARC) Green Communities Program, emphasizing the City’s intent to become an officially certified Green Community within two years.

City completes 2022 Road Resurfacing program

September 01, 2022

The Johns Creek Public Works Department finished its eighth year of repaving the city’s neighborhood streets.
 

Final Summer Concert set for Saturday, Oct. 1

August 31, 2022

The City of Johns Creek is excited to welcome back the Johns Creek Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, Oct. 1 to Newtown Park!

Pup-a-Palooza set for Saturday, Sept. 17

August 31, 2022

Bring your puppy pal to Pup-a-Palooza, a puppy party, on Saturday, Sept. 17 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Newtown Park.
 

Johns Creek Diwali Festival set for Saturday, Oct. 22

August 31, 2022

Come together as a community to celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights!

Suicide Awareness & Prevention event set for Sept. 8

August 29, 2022

The Johns Creek community is invited to a Suicide Awareness & Prevention event set for Thursday, Sept. 8 from 6:30-8 p.m. at Johns Creek Baptist Church, 6910 McGinnis Ferry Road. The event will provide insight into the leading causes and signs of suicidal behavior.

Patriot Day Commemoration set for Sunday, Sept. 11

August 29, 2022

The community is invited to attend a Patriot Day commemoration event in remembrance of the anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.  The event, presented in partnership with the Rotary Club of Johns Creek - North Fulton, is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11 at the Mark Burkhalter Amphitheater inside Newtown Park.

Local Option Sales Tax (LOST) Town Hall set for Wednesday, Sept. 21

August 29, 2022

Join us for a Town Hall on Local Option Sales Tax (LOST), which represents revenue of over $3 billion over ten years.  The Town Hall will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. at Roswell City Hall, 38 Hill Street.

Public meeting for Recreation & Parks Strategic Master Plan update set for Sept. 22

August 24, 2022

The community is invited to provide input on the City’s Recreation & Parks Strategic Master Plan during a public meeting on Thursday, Sept. 22 at 6 p.m. at City Hall (11360 Lakefield Drive).

Public Hearing for Millage Rate set for Monday, Aug. 15

August 03, 2022

The City of Johns Creek Mayor and Council are currently in the process of establishing the 2022 Millage Rate.  The City has published the Five-Year History of the Tax Digest, Property Revenues, and Millage Rate as required. 

Autrey Mill's Creek Crawl set for Saturday, Aug. 20

July 28, 2022

Join Autrey Mill Nature Preserve to help to clean up the City's namesake, Johns Creek, on Saturday, Aug. 20. 
 

Johns Creek to host MLB Play Ball event Saturday, Aug. 20

July 27, 2022

Johns Creek is set to host this year’s MLB Play Ball Event as part of the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) continued support of the “Play Ball Summer” initiative, which focuses on the fun nature of baseball and encourages an active and healthy lifestyle for kids in all communities. 

Movies at the Park features The Croods - A New Age Friday, Aug. 12

July 27, 2022

Enjoy a movie under the stars! On Friday, Aug. 12,  join us to watch “The Croods: A New Age,” (PG). 
 

Vendors needed for Pup-a-Palooza

July 27, 2022

Pet-related vendors are invited to participate in Pup-A-Palooza 2022!  This is a great opportunity to establish brand awareness and loyalty, and build new relationships with prospective customers. From Veterinary services to designer dog duds, this is the event for you.
 

Joint news release from 15 Fulton County cities on Local Option Sales Tax

July 15, 2022

The following is a join news release from all 15 cities in Fulton County. Today, Fulton County Board of Commissioners asked the 15 Cities of Fulton County to increase the County’s share of Local Option Sales Tax (L.O.S.T.) from just under five percent to 35 percent which is a 600 percent increase.

Johns Creek holds Millage Rate hearings for 2022

July 07, 2022

The City of Johns Creek is currently in the process of establishing its 2022 millage rate.  The city, incorporated on December 1, 2006, has published its five-year history of its tax digest, property revenues and millage rate.

Johns Creek celebrates Park and Recreation Month

June 30, 2022

Since 1985, America has celebrated July as Park and Recreation Month. A program of the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), the goal is to raise awareness of the vital impact that parks and recreation has on communities across the U.S.
 

Sign up for Autrey Mill summer camps

June 30, 2022

Autrey Mill Nature Preserve's summer camp programs specialize in natural sciences, creativity, and more!

Adult Co-Ed Softball registration runs July 1-24

June 29, 2022

Grab your glove, sneakers, and lucky socks! Then, round up some friends or co-workers for some softball.
 

 

Movies at the Park features Sing 2 at Creekside Park at City Hall

June 29, 2022

Join us to watch "Sing 2" on Friday, July 8 at Creekside Park at City Hall (11360 Lakefield Drive).

Johns Creek receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

June 27, 2022

Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has awarded the City of Johns Creek the GFOA’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its Fiscal Year 2022 budget.
 

Early voting runs June 11-17 for June 21 Runoff Election

June 10, 2022

Early voting for the June 21, 2022 Primary Election Runoff will be held Saturday,  June 11 through Friday, June 17 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fiscal Year 2023 budget public hearing set for June 21

June 06, 2022

The proposed FY2023 budget will be presented to City Council during its work session on Tuesday, June 21 at 5 p.m.

Independence Day Celebration set for July 3

June 01, 2022

Bring your family and friends to the City of Johns Creek’s Independence Day Celebration at Newtown Park on Sunday, July 3, complete with a picnic, music, and fireworks!
 

Summer Concert Series featuring 7 Bridges, Leah Belle Faser set for Friday, June 3

June 01, 2022

The 2022 Summer Concert Series continues Friday, June 3 with 7 Bridges (an Eagles tribute band) and singer-songwriter Leah Belle Faser at the Mark Amphitheater inside Newtown Park!
 

Movies at the Park features Space Jam A New Legacy on June 10

June 01, 2022

The Summer Movies at the Park returns this with "Space Jam: A New Legacy" on Friday, June 10 at Newtown Park.

Batter up for the 2022 Adult Co-Ed Softball Season

June 01, 2022

Grab your glove, sneakers, and lucky socks! Then round up some friends or co-workers for some softball!

Free Outdoor Fitness continues in June

June 01, 2022

Free Outdoor Fitness at Newtown Park continues in June! These FREE, outdoor fitness classes are a great way to kick-off the new year, stay healthy and have fun! Certified instructors teach these popular classes and all fitness levels are welcome.

Bell Road to close for bridge removal June 6

May 27, 2022

Bell Road will be CLOSED for bridge removal and construction starting Monday, June 6.

Call for experienced artists: Rogers Bridge Sculptural Commission

May 23, 2022

The City of Johns Creek and Fulton County Arts & Culture invite experienced professional artists or artist teams (i.e. more than one artist or artist and fabricator) to submit qualifications to create an iconic and site-specific sculpture using steel recycled from the historic Rogers Bridge over the Chattahoochee River.

Public input meeting for Barnwell at Niblick intersection project set for June 9

May 19, 2022

The community is invited to provide input on the Barnwell Road at Niblick Drive intersection improvement project during a public information open house meeting on Thursday, June 9 at 6 p.m. at Park Place at Newtown Park, 3125 Old Alabama Road.

City Council approves 2022 neighborhood, main roads repaving program

May 17, 2022

This spring, the Johns Creek Public Works Department launches its eighth year of repaving the city’s neighborhood streets.

Register for Bulky Recycling Day set for Saturday, June 4

May 10, 2022

The City of Johns Creek and Keep North Fulton Beautiful are hosting a Bulky Recycling and Clothing Collection on Saturday, June 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at City Hall (11360 Lakefield Drive).
 
The event is for Johns Creek residents only and requires pre-event registration. Attendees must provide a valid photo ID that displays your address. No businesses or contractors, please.
 
Pre-register here for the event.  The registration deadline is Thursday, June 2, at 5 p.m. or when attendee capacity is reached, whichever comes first. REGISTRATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED ON SITE.

Touch-A-Truck set for Saturday, May 21

May 04, 2022

Kids can explore front-end loaders, backhoes, fire trucks and other heavy equipment at the Johns Creek Touch-a-Truck event set for Saturday, May 21. This FREE event is packed full of games and activities! This family friendly event is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Johns Creek City Hall (11360 Lakefield Drive).

Adaptive Recreation Movie Night set for Friday, May 13

May 04, 2022

The Adaptive Recreation Movie Night is set for Friday, May 13 and will feature the Disney hit, “Encanto.” Encanto (PG) features the Madrigals, an extraordinary family who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia in a charmed place called the Encanto. The magic of the Encanto has blessed every child in the family with a unique gift, every child except Mirabel. However, she soon may be the Madrigals last hope when she discovers that the magic surrounding the Encanto is now in danger.
 

Free Outdoor Fitness continues in May

May 04, 2022

Free Outdoor Fitness at Newtown Park continues in May! These FREE, outdoor fitness classes are a great way to kick-off the new year, stay healthy and have fun! Certified instructors teach these popular classes and all fitness levels are welcome.

Come qualify for the Johns Creek Aquatic Team

May 04, 2022

Do you love to swim? Come qualify to be a part of the award winning and record breaking, Johns Creek Aquatic Team (JCAT) state swim team.

Community invited to participate in the Recreation & Parks Master Plan update

May 04, 2022

Engage. Plan. Play! The City of Johns Creek is beginning the Recreation & Parks Master Plan update and we need your input!

Early voting runs May 2-20

April 14, 2022

Early voting for the May 24, 2022 Primary Election runs May 2 – 20, 2022, and will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day, including Saturdays and Sundays.

Public input meeting for Jones Bridge Road intersection, pedestrian improvements set for April 27

April 12, 2022

The community is invited to provide input on the Jones Bridge Road at Sargent/Douglas Road intersection improvement TSPLOST project and pedestrian improvements during a public information open house meeting on Wednesday, April 27 at 6 p.m. at City Hall, 11360 Lakefield Drive.

Johns Creek receives Distinguished Finance Award for 10th consecutive year

April 12, 2022

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has awarded the City of Johns Creek the GFOA’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting in for its 2020 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report (ACFR).
 

Earth Day at Autrey Mill set for April 24

April 07, 2022

Autrey Mill Nature Preserve will host an Earth Day celebration on Sunday, April 24 from noon to 4 p.m. 

Summer Concert Series begins with Queen Nation on May 6

April 06, 2022

The Johns Creek Recreation and Parks Division kicks-off its 2022 Amphitheater summer concert series on Friday, May 6, featuring “Queen Nation,” a Queen tribute band with the most authentic throwback to a 70s-80s Queen concert you will ever see. Queen Nation plays their parts so brilliantly (down to the most minute details), which makes them a tribute band a cut above the rest.
 

Johns Creek International Festival set for April 30

April 06, 2022

Join friends, family, and people from all over for the 2022 Johns Creek International Festival on Saturday, April 30.  It's the city's celebration of the best of traditional and cultural food, music, art, and wares representing countries from all over the globe.
 

City Council confirms Municipal Court judges

April 06, 2022

City Council has reconfirmed Donald Schaefer as the Chief Judge of the Johns Creek Municipal Court and confirmed Wanda Dallas and Jenny Nguyen as Associate Judges of the Johns Creek Municipal Court.
 

Poll worker recruitment fair set for April 13

March 29, 2022

The City of Johns Creek will host a Poll Worker Recruitment Fair on Wednesday, April 13, from 4-7 p.m. at Johns Creek City Hall (11360 Lakefield Drive).

Be safe, check water release schedule before entering the Chattahoochee River

March 24, 2022

As the weather is getting warmer, the Chattahoochee River can be a great place to play, fish, or relax. It looks like a languid, easy-going river, but its appearance can be dangerously deceptive. When the Corps of Engineers releases water from Lake Lanier, the resulting surge of water can cause the river to rise several feet in a short amount of time.

City debuts 2022 Recreation & Parks Brochure

March 18, 2022

The City of Johns Creek has released the 2022 Recreation and Parks brochure, featuring this year’s schedule of events and programs.

Vendor applications now available for Easter Bunny Hop April 16

March 17, 2022

Apply today to be a vendor at the City of Johns Creek’s Easter Bunny Hop, set for Saturday, April 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at North Pond at Creekside Park (behind City Hall, 11360 Lakefield Drive).
 

Register for Johns Creek’s Finest 5K

March 17, 2022

Register for the annual Johns Creek’s Finest 5K, set for Saturday, May 7 at 8:15 a.m. at the entrance to Shakerag Park (10945 Rogers Circle).
 

Homestead Exemption application deadline is April 1

March 11, 2022

Fulton County homeowners have until April 1 to apply for a homestead exemption and receive a discount on their city, county and school property taxes. 

Vendor registration open for the North Fulton Special Needs Services & Expo

March 03, 2022

The cities of Johns Creek, Milton, Alpharetta, Roswell, and the Ed Isakson YMCA, are hosting a Special Needs Services and Expo on Saturday, April 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Roswell Adult Recreation Center.
 

Public information Open House for Chattahoochee Greenway project set for March 24

March 03, 2022

The community is invited to provide input on the Chattahoochee Greenway project at a public information open house set for Thursday, March 24 from 6-8 p.m. at Johns Creek City Hall, 11360 Lakefield Drive.

Sign up for City’s event Rainout Line

March 03, 2022

Get the latest Johns Creek event rain out or delay information on your smartphone by downloading the free Rainout Line app.

Autrey Mill creek clean-up set for March 19

March 01, 2022

Join Autrey Mill Nature Preserve for a spring clean-up of Sals Creek, which runs through the preserve, on Saturday, March 19.

Free Outdoor Fitness returns in March

March 01, 2022

Free Outdoor Fitness at Newtown Park is back and better than ever! The return of free outdoor fitness classes is just one of the ways the City of Johns Creek is helping advance health and wellness opportunities for residents. Certified instructors teach these popular classes and all fitness levels are welcome. 

City Council Meet and Greet, Open House at City Hall March 31

March 01, 2022

Meet your Johns Creek Mayor & City Council members on Thursday, March 31 from 6-8 p.m. on the third floor at City Hall (11360 Lakefield Drive).

Save the date for the new 'Bunny Hop' on April 15

March 01, 2022

​The Easter Bunny and some of his friends are headed to Johns Creek on Friday, April 15! 

Adaptive Recreation Easter Egg Dash set for April 16

March 01, 2022

The Special Needs Egg Dash is set for Saturday, April 16, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at Newtown Park-Park Place Event Lawn, 3150 Old Alabama Road.
 

Students invited to participate in Mayor's Community Art Competition

February 14, 2022

Mayor John Bradberry and the City of Johns Creek invite elementary, middle, and high school students in the city to join in showing us “Nature in Johns Creek.” Johns Creek’s newest Mayor wants to help students showcase what they love about nature in their hometown!

Public Information Open House for the Buice Road Bridge Replacement set for March 10

February 14, 2022

he community is invited to provide input on the Buice Road Bridge Replacement project at a Public Information Open House (PIOH) set for Thursday, March 10 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Johns Creek City Hall, 11360 Lakefield Drive.

Autrey Mill offers Spring Night Hikes

February 01, 2022

Learn about Georgia native wildlife while exploring the forests of Autrey Mill Nature Preserve.

Mayor Bradberry presents State of the City Address Feb. 22

February 01, 2022

Mayor John Bradberry will present the State of the City Address on Tuesday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m. at Mount Pisgah Christian School, Geier Hall/Student Commons, 9875 Nesbit Ferry Road, Johns Creek.

Community Garden registration runs Feb. 15-March 15

January 25, 2022

Spring will be here before we know it, and for those of you with green thumbs itching to get to work, the Community Garden at Newtown Park is here for you. 

Guns & Hoses Golf Tournament set for May 16

January 21, 2022

Register for the 11th annual “Guns & Hoses” Memorial Golf Tournament, which will be held Monday, May 16 at St Ives Country Club.
 

Pool builders seminar set for Wednesday, Feb. 2 & 9

January 20, 2022

The Johns Creek Community Development Department will host a seminar for pool contractors and builders on current policies, procedures, and expectations as it relates to pool construction in the city.

Drug-Drop-Box now available at City Hall

January 19, 2022

The Johns Creek Police Department placed a prescription Drug-Drop-Box in the lobby at City Hall, allowing citizens to safely dispose of unused medications and ensure these items do not get misused or endanger our environment. We recognize the misuse or improper disposal of prescription drugs can have consequences.

Johns Creek welcomes new Economic Development Director

January 19, 2022

The City of Johns Creek hired Randall Toussaint to serve as Economic Development Manager responsible for overseeing the City's economic-development activities, including business outreach, retention/expansion and recruitment.

Mayor, Council members take oath of office

January 11, 2022

​Mayor John Bradberry and Council members Dilip Tunki, Bob Erramilli, and Larry DiBiase were sworn into office at the City Council meeting Jan. 10.
 

City seeks volunteers for iHeart Johns Creek committee

January 10, 2022

The City of Johns Creek is seeking volunteers for the iHeart Johns Creek Advisory Committee.
 

Visit and feed animals at Autrey Mill

January 03, 2022

Bring your quarters for the goat, chicken and duck feed machines at Autrey Mill Nature Preserve.