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Remember to book mark this page to stay up-to-date with City events, news, and other cool things happening  around town!  We’ll be posting here as often as we can to keep you informed about what’s going on in and around our community.  Also, please follow our City’s Facebook page!

 

If you have a community event that you would like to be posted please contact Tracee at cityhall@cityofanna.org.

Hometown Hero Banners

May 9, 2022

Hometown Hero Banners are coming to Anna.  The City wishes to have these banners made before Veteran’s Day 2022 and plans to hang them each November.  There are a limited number of flags available. Hometown Hero Packet

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Hydrant Flushing

May 9, 2022

Hydrant flushing dates will be posted in advance on both this website and the City’s Facebook page.  This may cause discoloration of your water which should clear up within a couple days.  Please be patient. For inquiries contact Anna City Garage at 833-7813.

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Veterans’ Day Parade

May 24, 2022

The Veterans’ Day Parade will be held on November 11, 2022 starting at 11 a.m.  The parade will start at Rusty’s at the Anna City Park and proceed West on Davie St. then turn South on Main St.  The parade will end at the Anna City Park. For more information contact the VFW post by […]

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Happy Halloween

May 24, 2022

Each year the City of Anna offers Trick-or-Treating on a date approved by the City Council.  Always Have a Safe & Happy Halloween!

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Annabelle Festival 2022

May 26, 2022

On Saturday, June 11, 2002 from 10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m., one day only, The City of Anna and Union County Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development proudly present Annabelle Festival in Downtown Anna.  Please plan to attend this festival for food, live music, kid fest, pet parade, Annabelle Trail, free swim at the City Pool, wine […]

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Big Trash Pickup Week

May 24, 2022

Big Trash Pickup Week is July 5-7, 2022.  Please place your items on the curb on your regular trash pickup day.  Items excluded include electronics, wiring, tires, construction debris, and hazardous chemicals.  As always, thank you for doing your part to keep our City clean!

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Anna TIF District

January 7, 2022

The City of Anna has created a TIF district.  TIF stands for Tax Increment Financing, and is a tool for attracting new business, redeveloping our current businesses, and improving infrastructure.  If you would like to obtain a copy of our redevelopment plan, please contact City Hall or email cityhall@cityofanna.org. Please click here TIF MAP for […]

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Anna City Cemetery

May 24, 2022

Ground arrangements may be placed on the ground beginning May 16, 2022 and left until June 13, 2022.  Remember no glass or Shepherd’s Hooks and do not block the aisles.  If you walk your dog, please clean up after it. The Cemetery is open from dawn till dusk. For questions, call the Anna City Garage […]

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City of Anna FY 2020 – 2021 Budget

April 8, 2020

To view the City of Anna FY 2020 – 2021 budget please click here.  

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Call before you dig!

May 24, 2022

Planning a building project?  Please remember that a building permit is required to build any structure in the City limits of Anna?  Stop by City Hall to pick up a zoning application or click here. If you have further questions, contact Zoning Administrator Gary Dahmer at 833-7813. Remember you must call Julie before you dig!  […]

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The City of Anna is now on Facebook

January 7, 2022

To keep up to date with what is happening with our City, please Like us on Facebook click here.

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Did you know?

May 24, 2022

The City of Anna would like to remind you that there are specific permits and licenses that need to be obtained prior to any project or event. For more information click here for Applications, Permits and Licenses.

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Union County Emergency Notification System “Hyper-Reach”

April 15, 2019

Union County is proud to announce the Hyper-Reach Mass Notification service to the citizens of Union County.  This service was a joint purchase between Union County Emergency Services, A-J, Anna, Cobden, Dongola, Jonesboro, Lick Creek, Shawnee and Tri County School Districts, City of Anna, Village of Cobden, Village of Dongola and the City of Jonesboro. […]

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New Alert System

May 25, 2018

Depending on when you visited our new website lately, you might’ve noticed an orange bar across the top of the pages! This orange bar is our all new community alert system. When the need arises, we’ll use this system to bring your attention to information of all kinds, such as boil water orders, road closures […]

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Say “hello” to the all new CityofAnna.org!

May 24, 2022

Welcome citizens, visitors, tourists, businesses and passers-by to the all new cityofanna.com! We’re proud of the new website and hope you’ll find it useful and informative, and see it as the great resource it is for our community. We’ve worked hard to improve the overall user experience by making the information you need most easier […]

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Union County Fair

May 23, 2022

Come out to enjoy the Union County Fair from August 19-28, 2022 at the Anna City Park. For more information contact the Union County Fair Board at 833-8923, unioncofair@frontier.com or click here.  

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Hadley’s Haven

May 23, 2022

Hadley’s Haven, is an all-inclusive playground coming soon to the Anna City Park.  When you shop at any Kroger in the United States, you can directly benefit Hadley’s Haven.  It is simple and easy to sign up for Community Rewards.  Follow the link below to make a difference. Fhttps://www.kroger.com/i/community/community-rewards for more information click here.

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AJ Homecoming Parade

May 24, 2022

The AJ Homecoming Parade is held annually in September.  The parade starts at the entrance to the Anna City Park next to Rusty’s Home Center and proceeds West on Davie St., then turns South on Main St.  The parade ends at High St.  For more information contact AJ High School at 833-8502 or click here.

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Free Swim Day Sponsorship

May 24, 2022

Time for some summer fun…the Anna City Pool opens June 2, 2022, and Pool Day Sponsorships are available.  Last year we sold these days out, so click on the link below for the Pool Sponsorship Form or stop by City Hall.  Thank you for your generous support!   POOL SPONSORSHIP FORM  

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Annual Annabelle Fest

May 24, 2022

Join us at the Annual Annabelle Festival hosted in Downtown Anna, Saturday, June 11, 2022 from 10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.  This year’s festival will include live music, food, children’s activities, pet parade, craft vendors, flower vendors,  flower show, Annabelle Trail, Annabelle Pageant, bounce house, art exhibits, birds of prey.  Additionally, all Downtown Businesses will be open […]

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Union County Colorfest

May 24, 2022

The City of Anna would like to encourage the community to visit the events being held in the local area for the annual Colorfest weekend, a weekend in October each year. There will be food, vendors, live music and more downtown on E & W Davie Street. Other events will be happening throughout the weekend […]

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July 4th Fireworks

May 24, 2022

Each year the City hosts a 4th of July Fireworks Festival, featuring food vendors, live music, children’s activities, fireworks and much more, in the Anna City Park.  Stay tuned for updated information on the date more specifics! Please remember, parking in the cemetery is prohibited.

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Reindeer 5K Run/Walk

May 24, 2022

This annual event is in conjunction with Small Town Saturday each year, which is the Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 27, 2022. Wear your most festive Christmas running gear to the 7th Annual Reindeer 5K Run/Walk on November 27, 2022, registration will begin at 7:15 a.m. and the 5K will begin at 8 a.m.  Runners and […]

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Union County Chamber Farmers Market

May 24, 2022

The Farmers Market is held every Tuesday from 7 a.m. until Noon in the East Davie Parking lot in Anna, through October, 2022.  A great way to support local farmers and vendors, and keep your body healthy. For inquiries contact the Chamber of Commerce at 833-6311. For more information click here.

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Anna Holiday Parade

May 24, 2022

The Annual Anna Holiday Parade is held each year in conjunction with Small Town Saturday, which is the Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 26, 2022.  The parade route runs down South Main Street, Santa is present along with his Elves…Scrooge always makes an appearance…and everyone leaves happy.  Makes plans to attend this year’s event.  Stay turned […]

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Gumdrop Drive

May 24, 2022

Gumdrop Drive is a holiday lights display in the Anna City Park.  Trees and light poles are decorated in a holiday theme with LED lights.  Each tree and light pole is available for sponsorship, with all proceeds going to the Union County Pay It Forward Program. The route will be lit up on Small Business […]

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Wreaths Across America

May 24, 2022

The City of Anna lays a wreath of Veterans at the Anna City Cemetery on National Honor Wreath Day each year.  In December, 2021, every Veteran received a wreath.  Remember, honor, teach. Wreaths can be purchased at: https://www.honorwreathsforveterans.org/donations/ or by contacting Martha Ann Webb.

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