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The City of Johnston Communications Department covers many aspects of communications and outreach for city departments, including social media, city website, newsletters, media relations and marketing.

City Calendar

View the city calendar of events, activities and meetings.
Sign up to receive calendar invites when activities, events or meetings occur via text or email by visiting

City Electronic Newsletter

Sign up to receive the city's electronic newsletter right in your inbox every Thursday and the first of each month. If the first of the month falls within the week, only the monthly newsletter will be sent. The weekly newsletter would be sent the following week.

Sign up to receive the enewsletter by visiting

Emergency Alerts/Snow Ordinance

Sign up to receive emergency alerts such as an evacuation, shelter in place, boil water order, missing person, or when the snow ordinance goes into effect. 

Sign up for emergency alerts by visiting

Contact Us

  1. Janet Wilwerding
    Communications Director
    Phone: 515-727-7781
    Email Janet Wilwerding