Maintenance code focus of special city council meeting

Maintenance code focus of special city council meeting

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The mayor is meeting with the Jonesboro City Council Friday to discuss the special election to repeal the Jonesboro Property Maintenance Code.

Mayor Perrin called a special city council meeting for 12 p.m. on Friday in the council chambers at the Municipal Center.

The council will consider putting the repeal on the ballot for a vote on May 10, 2016.

The special election comes after a group called Repeal Jonesboro Property Code 105-2 collected 3,653 verified signatures against the code.

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