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

Tue, 9/01/2015 @ 3:03pm

The Carterville Water & Sewer Board will meet on Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.

The meeting will be held at the Water & Sewer Department
101 S. Division
Carterville, IL 62918

For more information, please call the Water & Sewer Department at 618-985-2011.


Mon, 8/31/2015 @ 10:09am

IDOT announces that Tippy Road will be closed from Wednesday, September 2nd through Friday, September 4th.  They will be paving the asphalt widening between Mikey B's and Red Howerton St.  Detour signs will be in place.

Please use Elles to Willow detour.

Tue, 8/25/2015 @ 3:53pm

The Carterville Lion's Club 102nd Annual Free Fair will take place September 9-12, 2015.   Click here for full schedule of events!

Booths are available for rent during the Fair for only $30.  Rental agreements are available at the Carterville Water Department, 101 S. Division St.  Booths will...