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

Sun, 5/20/2018 @ 8:26pm

The Carterville City Council will have a Special Meeting on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held at City Hall at 103 S. Division St., Carterville, IL 62918.


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

Mon, 5/21/2018 @ 9:11am

The boil water order for Carterville water customers has been LIFTED.


Fri, 3/16/2018 @ 12:32pm

The City of Carterville 2018 Clean-Up Days will take place on June 4th and June 5th for residents inside City limits. 

North of Grand Avenue: June 4th
South of Grand Avenue: June 5th

Place items out by 7:00 a.m. on your designated pick-up day. 

Please call 618-985-2252 with questions. 

To view the full guidelines provided by Republic Trash Service click HERE