Story of Carterville

5 Historic Carterville

Carterville is a charming, small town in the heart of Southern Illinois, an area many refer to as the “heartland.”  Within 1.5 to 4 hours from favorite American cities of St. Louis, Nashville, Louisville, Lexington, and Memphis, Carterville is nestled as a gateway to fast-growing Southern Illinois Wine Country.  In fact, this town...

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Thu, 4/24/2014 @ 10:26am

      The Police Pension Board Meeting will be held at 9:30am on April 29th, 2014 at the Carterville Police Department. The Police Station is located at 121 W. Illinois Ave, Carterville. 
      The Board will be reveiwing receipt and disbursement reports, along with a discussion over investments and board member training.

Tue, 4/08/2014 @ 5:39pm

      Republic Trash Company has stated that they will be sending their customers notifications within the next few weeks to communicate more information about the new blue containers and their new garbage trucks. Until then, they have answered a few of the most commonly-asked questions for you. They are as follows:

Question:    Can you still put trash bags out if you only have one bag a week or if 
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Thu, 4/03/2014 @ 3:49pm

Do you ever wish that your family had the chance to meet your neighbors and the leaders of your community?!

      Well come downtown Friday, April 25th to do just that! It will be an evening full of free hot dogs, drinks, ice cream, popcorn, and more! Music in Motion will be on hand to provide great music! The Balloon Man will be here too!
      This alcohol-free family event will be located behind City Hall. It gives the people of our community the chance to meet our  leaders. The Mayor, firefighters, police officers, and more will be spread...