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It’s Your Government

Published: Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 12:06 p.m. CST

Historic Preservation Commission

When: 1 p.m. Monday

Where: Newton Public Works conference room

Agenda: Communication from state historic preservation office, items from the commission and grant award.

City of Newton Strategic Planning Workshop

When: 5:30 p.m. Monday

Where: Newton City Hall Council Chambers

Agenda: Discussion of proposed strategic plan for goals and mission statement.

Newton City Council

When: 6 p.m. Monday

Where: Newton City Hall Council Chambers

Jasper County Soil & Water Conservation District

When: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11

Where: USDA Service Center, 709 First Ave. W.

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What’s your favorite part of celebrating the holidays in Newton?
Lighting of the courthouse
Shopping local
Visiting Santa Claus
Holiday tour of homes
4-H Festival of Trees