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

Fri, 2/17/2017 @ 5:04pm

Trash service will NOT be affected by Presidents' Day.  All routes will run on their normal day.

Fri, 2/17/2017 @ 5:03pm

In observance of Presidents' Day, the Carterville City Hall, Water and Sewer Department, Street Department, and Maintenance Department will be closed on Monday, February 20th, 2017.  All departments will open for normal business hours on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017.

Wed, 2/15/2017 @ 2:17pm

West Grand Avenue from Division Street to Olive Street will be closed on Monday, February 20th, and Tuesday, February 21st

Please use Mulberry Street and Olive Street to detour. 

For more information, please call 618-985-2252.