Jasper is a rural community with issues involving poverty. Mayor Jan Larson started the project Keep Jasper Beautiful. Newton County Recycling Center set out a dumpster for city residents to deposit trash and other debris in for no cost. They were able to remove tons of debris from around homes and yards in Jasper. Mayor Larson is also working with UALR on a Comprehensive Plan to grow Jasper and expand workforce for future generations to come.
Mayor Janice Larson
Mayor Janice Larson is a Newton County native with hopes to help address issues impacting Jasper and prepare for the future.
City Clerk Janet Clark
Janet Clark has worked for the City of Jasper for 20+ years. She is a wealth of knowledge for past and current information.