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 is within an hour to 29 wineries you can enjoy in this region.


Latest News

Thu, 3/26/2015 @ 8:45pm

Due to building maintenance needs at Carterville City Hall / Carterville Water Department, a portion of West Illinois Avenue between Division Street and the west end of the City Hall building will be closed until further notice.  The road will remain closed to facilitate exterior repairs to the portion of the building that houses the Carterville Water Department.  Entrance to the Water Department will be through the south entrance at City Hall during the repairs.  Feel free to contact the Carterville City Hall with any questions.

Thu, 3/26/2015 @ 1:33pm

Ameren Illinois is offering a great opportunity for their customers that have fallen behind on payments this winter. Customers may benefit from these payment plans and assistance programs. 

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Wed, 3/18/2015 @ 1:35pm

The City of Carterville will be accepting SEALED BIDS for the following:
-   City Mowing Bid
-   Water and Sewer Mowing Bid
-   Cleaning Bid
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