News Flash

Posted on: July 2, 2020

City Resumes Second Notices on Water and Sewer Accounts

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – After being suspended for more than three months, the City of Carbondale has resumed sending second notices for water and sewer accounts with past balances.

Any account holder can call the Water and Sewer office ...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Residential Spring Cleanup Begins July 10

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – After being postponed amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Carbondale announces the annual Residential Spring Clean-Up Program will begin July 10th, 2020. This program serves single-family dwellings up to and...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Carbondale City Hall Reopens To The Public

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – On Monday, June 15, City Hall will re-open to the public. The Civic Center will remain closed, as events are still limited to 10 people or less under Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois Plan.

Face masks or face cover...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: June 3, 2020

City Leaders and the Carbondale NAACP Send Message To The Community Amid National Unrest

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale and the Carbondale NAACP have joined together to address the community amid national unrest over the senseless killing of another person of color.

In their letter, Carbondale Mayor Mike Hen...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: May 28, 2020

Mayor Signs Executive Order To Assist Bars And Restaurants With Outdoor Seating

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – On Thursday, May 28, Mayor Mike Henry signed an Executive Order allowing bars and restaurants to apply for permits at no charge to expand outdoor seating during the duration of Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois Pl...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: May 28, 2020

Oakland Avenue Reconstruction To Expand Work Zone

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – In an effort to complete the Oakland Avenue reconstruction project substantially earlier than anticipated, the construction area will expand from Freeman Street to Hill Avenue beginning June 1, 2020. Access to O...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Reminder of Refuse Collection Changes

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale recently transitioned to fully automated refuse collection, requiring a few changes in how carts need to be set out for collection.

To ensure refuse collection, follow these instructions:

  • A...
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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Fourth of July Fireworks Show Canceled

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – Due to uncertainty amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Carbondale has decided to cancel this year’s annual fireworks display on the Southern Illinois University campus.

This longtime Fourth of July ...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2020

Small Business Stabilization Grants Available For Certain Carbondale Businesses Affected by COVID-19

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – In an effort to assist Carbondale’s small businesses, the City of Carbondale, in partnership with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), is making the Downstate Small Busi...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: March 13, 2020

City of Carbondale Response to COVID-19 Coronavirus

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale has been monitoring the COVID-19 issue closely over the past few weeks and has maintained close communications with our federal and state health officials, the Jackson County Health Depart...

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City Hall-Press Releases