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Posted on: August 16, 2023

What You Need to Know: Peddler/Solicitor Permits


The City of Newton requires a permit for any person representing themselves, any business, organization, or group soliciting or attempting to solicit from residences in the public right-of-way or street. These people may seek monies, contributions, or ord...

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City of Newton - Administration
Posted on: January 6, 2023

City Begins Using CivicClerk for City Council, Boards & Agendas

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The City of Newton is using a new tool, CivicClerk, for City Council agendas and packets; as well as board and commission agendas. 

You can subscribe to receive email notifications of new meetings, agendas and minutes directly in CivicClerk here: ...

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City of Newton - Administration
Posted on: December 7, 2022

Emergency Shelter Designated in Newton

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Jasper County has had its share of severe weather causing significant and extended disruption of electrical power impacting the public’s safety and the well-being of citizens. It has been and continues to be a major concern of  public s...

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