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City of Jackson Michigan Government

  • City of Jackson Official Home Page
  • City of Jackson Calendar of Events
  • City of Jackson Job Opportunities
  • City of Jackson City Council Minutes
  • City of Jackson Tax Forms
  • City of Jackson - Staff Phone Directory
  • City of Jackson - Park Directory
  • City of Jackson - Fire Department
  • City of Jackson - Police Department
  • Downtown Development Association - DDA - Downtown Jackson Bound -- Special Events for Downtown Jackson
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    Jackson County

  • County Profile, Jackson Michigan, Census information, Township details, Population and housing, Social characteristics, Labor force status, Income and poverty, Housing characteristics
  • Jackson County Government - tax sale information, Jackson County Airport, Animal Control , County Guardian , Department on Aging, Health Department- Prescription Discount Plan, MSU Extension, Road Commission, Youth Center , Veterans Affairs
  • newJackson Townships: Blackman township , Summit Township
  • Jackson County Airport - Reynolds Field
  • The Jackson County Michigan USGenWeb Project -- a clearinghouse for genealogical information related to Jackson County.
  • Jackson County - A brief history from Multi mag
  • Jackson County Visitors and Convention Bureau
  • Jackson County Sheriff's department
  • Jackson County Animal Shelter - a direct link!
  • 12th District Court
  • Jackson County Department on Aging
  • Jackson County Intermediate School District
  • newDowntown Development Association - DDA - Downtown Jackson Bound -- Special Events for Downtown Jackson

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    General Information about Jackson

    Jackson Michigan Newspapers

  • Jackson Citizen Patriot - through MLive
  • "Today's News" from the Jackson Citizen Patriot
  • Jackson County Legal News - Legal News includes listings of newly filed circuit court cases, trial schedules for circuit court, schedules of district court hearings, births, deaths, divorces, names and owners of newly formed businesses, tax liens, tax lien releases, real estate transfers, mortgages, and public notices, required by law to be published, such as pending foreclosures.
  • See our "Current Events page" for obituary information and much more.

    Jackson Health Organizations

  • Center for Family Health
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  • Allegiance Health Jackson Michigan . Visit their home page. AllegianceHealth.org
  • See larger version of this art of the building formerly known as Foote Hospital.
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    Jackson Michigan Real Estate

  • Jackson Association of REALTORS - Jackson's Multiple Listing Service
  • See the JacksonMich.com business directory listing for Real Estate for the best Realtors in this area!
  • Other Useful Information

  • New!History articles about Jackson Michigan from MLive
  • Blogs that mention Jackson Michigan
  • Blogs about Jackson County Michigan
  • Videos about Jackson Michigan
  • Founding Festival This year marks two significant milestones in our community’s history ­ the 175th birthday of the city of Jackson and the 150th anniversary of the Republican Party, which was established here “under the oaks.”
  • Armory Arts Project The Enterprise Group of Jackson - converting City of Jackson into a vibrant arts and cultural hub.
  • Historical Markers of Jackson Michigan - A brief Jackson, Under the Oaks, First State Prison. Ella Sharp, and Austin Blair!
  • Jackson County Rose Festival
  • Hazardous material Waste Collection day. Another one coming up in April. check this page for additional information.
  • Jackson Michigan hotels - Make hotel reservations for your trip to Jackson, Michigan! (Or anywhere else!) Get the best price!
  • Jackson Civil War Muster - Cascades Park, Jackson, Michigan
  • AeroTour of Jackson.
  • www.great-mi.org Grand River Environmental Action Team
  • Rose City.net - a new web site for Jackson Michigan
  • Virtual Jackson - Scenes and Structures From A Cities Past
  • JXNMichigan.com - Town Square on the net
  • Jackson Michigan Links from David Sickmiller - great list of Jackson business sites and personal home pages
  • Jackson Michigan Church Directory Find a place of worship near you.
  • Mid-Michigan Church Listings! Add a link to your church's web site, or just type in information about your church! Free!
  • Hot Air Jubilee. Find out more!
  • Jackson Michigan Guestbook.
  • Jackson Michigan Business Guestbook.
  • Historical sites around Jackson! "Under the Oaks", Historical Churches, Ella Sharp, and more!
  • The Cascades History and photos of the site.
  • NASCAR racing: Michigan International Speedway (see picture below)
  • Jackson Michigan History. An excerpt from a book by Brian Deming columnist for the Jackson Citizen Patriot.
  • Civil War History site. Battery C, First Michigan Light Artillery.
  • Michigan Space Center.
  • Jackson Business Directory --Locate Jackson Businesses- News, Real Estate, Services, Places to Eat, Employment Agencies
  • Jackson Michigan Apartments
  • More apartment listings
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    Jackson Schools

  • Cascades, Jackson

    The Cascades Falls opened to a crowd of 25,000 people on May 9, 1932, Captain Sparks’ 59th birthday. Visitors from all points of the globe came to Jackson to view the falls.


    Michigan Theatre

    The Michigan Theatre, the last and largest theatre built in downtown Jackson, opened April 30, 1930. The building’s exotic Spanish style, lavish interior plasterwork, terra cotta facade, carved walnut furniture, plush carpeting, heavy damask draperies, stained glass light fixtures, and oil paintings entertained the patrons as much as the attractions on the stage and screens.
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    Cascades (color), Jackson
    The Cascades are a colorful monument of beauty and distinction which has brought fond memories to the millions of people who have visited them for over half a century. The Cascades are the result of one man’s dream to do something for the people of Jackson -- to build an attraction that would provide visitors with a positive impression of the city.

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    Prints of Jackson available
    at MichiganPrints.com

    Each full color print comes with a legend.

    Giclee notecards of each scene are also available, and also have the legend printed on the back of each card.

    Prints and/or cards are also available at several Jackson Michigan locations including Ella Sharp Museum Gift Shop, Economy Art and Framing, Anna's for the Home, and A Frame Above.

    Jackson downtown winter

    This view of downtown Jackson shows Michigan Avenue on a blustery Sunday morning when there was little traffic downtown. Several tall buildings are visible in this scene, including City Hall on the right, and the Jackson County Building on the left. In the foreground is the Millenium Clock Tower, that was dedicated on Dec. 31, 1999. The clock tower contains a time capsule, scheduled to be opened in the year 3000.

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    SLedding by the cascades
    Sledding by the Cascades


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    "Around Town, Jackson, Michigan" courtesy of Albion Design.
    Marketing, web sites, custom art and custom greeting cards.

    *This web site is not the official City of Jackson Michigan web site!
    For links to Official
    City of Jackson Michigan web sites click here.