Photo used with permission of Ron Chilston.

Welcome to the Town of Jerome

Jerome, Arizona, incorporated in 1899, is located in Yavapai County, approximately 100 miles north of Phoenix and 45 miles southwest of Flagstaff on State Highway 89A. The town sits perched on a hillside at an elevation of over 5,000 feet in the Black Hills of Arizona. 

----------------------------------------------

AMENDED

MANDATORY WATER RESTRICTIONS

JULY 12, 2016

THE TOWN COUNCIL HAS, ON JULY 12, 2016, BY UNANIMOUS MOTION, SLIGHTLY ALTERED THE EXISTING MANDATORY WATER RESTRICTIONS. THE NEW RESTRICTIONS ON USAGE ARE AS FOLLOWS:

  1. Water shall be conserved both inside and outside the home or business using best practices available to minimize waste.
  2. Outdoor water usage shall not occur between the hours of 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
  3. Automobile washing shall only be undertaken with a bucket and hose with shut off nozzle, or other water saving devices such as a pressure washer.
  4. No person shall waste water.
  5. Cooling of outdoor areas with water or misting devices is prohibited.
  6. Restaurants shall serve water to customers upon request only, and shall display table tents or other types of public notice to this affect.
  7. Construction projects are required to use reclaimed water or effluent, and/or supply their own water for construction and dust control purposes.  
  8. Violation of these restrictions shall be subject to penalties as follows:
    1. First violation - $25 fine
    2. Second violation - $100 fine
    3. Third violation - $250 fine
    4. Fourth violation – $250 fine plus water service shut off, with the provision that all outstanding penalties must be paid prior to reconnection of water service
--------------------------------------------------


PUBLIC NOTICE
PROPOSED SALES TAX INCREASES

The Jerome Town Council is considering changes in Transaction Privilege Taxes, as follows:

(1) Increase in the bed tax from 2% to 3%.

(2) New tax on commercial rentals (currently untaxed, would be taxed at 3.5%).

All other existing tax rates would remain the same.

The first reading of an ordinance to effect these changes will be considered by the Jerome Town Council at their regular meeting scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, in Council chambers at Jerome Town Hall, 600 Clark Street, Jerome, Arizona. The second reading and final adoption of the ordinance, incorporating any changes agreed upon at the first reading, would take place at the regular Council meeting scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on August 9, 2016, also in Council chambers at Jerome Town Hall, 600 Clark Street, Jerome, Arizona. 

Changes would become effective as of November 1, 2016.

For additional information, contact Candace Gallagher, Jerome Town Manager/Clerk, at (928) 634-7943. 


IT'S OUR ANNIVERSARY!

2016 marks the 50th Anniversary of Jerome's recognition as a National Historic District. 
Read the proclamation issued by Council! 


Physical address:   600 Clark Street, Jerome, Arizona

Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 335, Jerome, AZ  86331-0335

Phone 928-634-7943
Fax 928-634-0715
Hours: Mon - Thurs 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.



Jerome Fire Dept.


Jerome Police Dept.


Yavapai County


Yavapai County Sheriff


Historical Society



Humane Society



Chamber of Commerce



Verde Valley Pink Heals


Town of Jerome Facebook Page


The Town of Jerome uses Nixle Communication Service. 
Click here to find out more...............

                                              

Click here to see how our Arizona cities and towns work!

Town of   Jerome    Arizona