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July 1, 2021
Nixa Newsletter | July 2021
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This month, Mayor Steele writes about our community's common goal to keep improving Nixa.
Reminders & Updates
Back-flow Prevention Device Tests Due before July 1
If your home or business has an in-ground sprinkler system or fire suppression system, be sure to have your back-flow prevention device tested by July 1st.
Learn more about how this helps keep our drinking water safe.
Stay safe this 4th of July!
Using fireworks is only permitted inside City limits on July 4 from 2pm-11pm.
You can now have chickens inside Nixa's city limits.
Read the requirements for keeping urban chickens.
Nixa declares war on disease-carrying mosquitos
Nixa street department staff began mosquito fogging this year on Monday, June 14th as part of our annual summer mosquito abatement. The fogging truck will drive designated routes Mon-Thur. 7:00pm to 9:00pm.
View the streets that will be sprayed.
Read the full material safety data sheet.
New large item pickup program is implemented
Instead of an annual Citywide Clean-up Day, Nixa residents may now leave one large trash item at the curb each week in addition to their normal trash collection.
Nixa Recycling Center switches to summer hours
The Nixa Recycle Center will be open Tuesdays-Saturdays, 7am-7pm, and Mondays 8am-4:15pm. They are closed Sundays and holidays.
View the list of acceptable and unacceptable items.
Working For You
Installation of new crosswalk
The City of Nixa street department is installing an ADA compliant, signalized crosswalk at the intersection of Main St. and Aldersgate Dr. The completion date is scheduled for September 2021.
Council meetings now on YouTube!
Stream meetings live every 2nd & 4th Monday each month from the comfort of your home!
Hotline or Online: Easy Inspection Scheduling
You can now schedule inspections easily online or by calling our hotline: 417-724-5775.
For construction projects: schedule your building inspection online at Nixa.com/building-inspections
For landlords and property managers: Schedule and pay for your rental inspection online (BEFORE a new tenant moves in) at Nixa.com/rental-inspections
Rain Barrel Rebate
The James River Basin Partnership (JRBP) will reimburse Christian County residents up to $300 for installing a rain barrel system.
Discover how to install a rain barrel system.
Exceptional City Staff
Learn why Braydon Carr is such a valuable member of the Nixa Utility Billing Department.
July 5: All City Offices Closed
July 10: Movie in the Park: Jurassic World, McCauley Park @ sunset
July 12: Nixa Council Meeting, Nixa City Hall @ 7 p.m.
July 26: Nixa Council Meeting, Nixa City Hall @ 7 p.m.
August 3: National Night Out, The X Center, 6-8 p.m.
August 6: Sensory Swim @ McCauley Park Aquatics Center
To learn about programs and events offered by Nixa Parks, take a look at the lastest Nixa Parks Newsletter.
News From Our Partners
Nixa Public Schools News
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Nixa Fire Protection District News
Visit the Nixa Fire Protection District website.
Or download the Nixa Fire app!
Nixa Chamber of Commerce News
Check out the latest business news from the Nixa Chamber.
Show Me Christian County News
See the latest economic development news in Christian County.
Christian County Library News
Latest news from the Christian County Library.
Christian County Health Department News
Visit the Christian County Health Department website.
See the latest COVID-19 update from the Health Department.
Christian County News
Visit the Christian County website for information about elections, tax assessment, the Sheriff's office, and more.
FYI: For Your Information
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CITY CONTACT NUMBERS:
City Hall: 725-3785
911 Non-emergency and Animal Control: 582-1030
Nixa Utilities and report-an-outage: 725-3229
Public Works: 725-2353
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