Story of 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.
The Carterville City Hall, Water & Sewer Department, Street Department, and Maintenance Department will be closed Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th, 2015. All departments will be open for normal business hours on Monday, November 30th, 2015.
Have a safe and happy holiday!
The Carterville Fire Fighters Pension Board will meet on Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at City Hall, 103 S. Division St, Carterville, IL 62918.
The Carterville Police Pension Board will meet on Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at City Hall, 103 S. Division St, Carterville, IL 62918.
The 5th Annual Christmas in Carterville will take place from from 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. on Friday, December 4th, 2015 in Downtown Carterville. Rain Date: December 11th.
Come enjoy this Free Event! "Dreaming of a White Christmas..." is this year's theme and Downtown Carterville will be transformed into a winter wonderland.
The following are FREE to the public:
*Cookies and hot chocolate
*Visits with Santa