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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Region 5 Reenters Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan

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CARBONDALE – As our region’s COVID-19 test positivity rate continues to decline, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) again lifted mitigations for Region 5, allowing Southern Illinois to reenter Phase 4 of the Resto...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

City Partners with IDOT to Host Disadvantaged Business Workshop

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale has partnered with the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to host a Disadvantaged Business Workshop to help businesses with DBE certification and prepare them to participate in t...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Preservation Commission Seeking Nominations for Historic Preservation Awards

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale Preservation Commission is honored to sponsor the Annual Historic Preservation Awards. Any property located within Carbondale city limits is eligible for a Historic Preservation Award. Car...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2021

City Accepting Funding Applications From Community Organizations

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The City of Carbondale is now accepting funding applications from community organizations/agencies for the City’s Fiscal Year 2022 (May 1, 2021 – April 30, 2022).

A fillable application is available here. It can also be found under the ...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Christmas Tree Recycling Program

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The City of Carbondale Forestry Division will conduct its’ Curbside Christmas Tree Recycling from January 4, 2021 thru January 29, 2021. Residents desiring to participate in this program should place their Christmas Trees curbside on th...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2020

IDOT Announces Additional $300,000 in Funding for SIMMS

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale is pleased to announce the Illinois Department of Transportation, Office of Intermodal Project Implementation (IDOT-OIPI) will provide an additional $300,000 in state funding for the Southern Illino...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2020

City of Carbondale Renewed as Bronze-Level Bicycle Friendly Community

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – Today, the League of American Bicyclists honored the efforts of the City of Carbondale to build better places for people to bike with a Bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) award. The City of Carbondale...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Solar Installation Begins at Three City of Carbondale Facilities

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale is pleased to announce construction is beginning on three solar energy projects! Solar panels will be installed at the Civic Center, the Public Safety Center, and the Southeast Waste Water...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2020

City of Carbondale Offices Closed to the Public Until Further Notice

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – Due to a significant increase in active COVID-19 cases in Jackson County, the City of Carbondale will be closing offices to the public until further notice beginning Tuesday, November 17. 

City ...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2020

Notice of Special Seasonal Leaf Collection Program

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Carbondale’s Special Seasonal Leaf Collection Program will be offered during the months of November, December, and January. Calls for the vacuum collection service will be accepted from November 1, 2020, through January 31, 2021. The fee during ...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: October 22, 2020

UPDATED LIST: Support Carbondale Restaurants and Bars Amid COVID-19 Restrictions

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CARBONDALE - Support our bars and restaurants by ordering curbside, delivery, or pick-up! Thanks to Southern Illinois Eats, here is the most up-to-date list of Carbondale restaurants offering safe ways to patronize their business.  If you are a r...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: July 31, 2020

City Ordinance Requires Face Masks In Public

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – In response to the recent tide of new coronavirus cases in Jackson County, on July 30, 2020, the City Council unanimously approved an ordinance requiring face masks in all public places within Carbondale city li...

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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